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A Bolivian ice core comes to Grenoble

A Bolivian ice core comes to Grenoble

13 Juli 2017

The second Ice Memory expedition to the Illimani glacier in Bolivia lasted from May 22nd to June 18th, 2017. The international team of…

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Soitec turns a new page

Soitec turns a new page

10 Juli 2017

The world leader in innovative semi-conductor materials ended the 2016-2017 year with a turnover of 245.7 million euros, which marks a 5%…

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Grenoble-Alps-Isère Ambassador: Florence Lambert, Director of the CEA Liten

Grenoble-Alps-Isère Ambassador: Florence Lambert, Director of the CEA Liten

03 Juli 2017

“An incredible ecosystem for renewable energy”   Florence Lambert has been head of the CEA Liten for the past four…

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Sofradir to visit space

Sofradir to visit space

03 Juli 2017

As the world leader in the production of infrared imagery solutions for defense, spatial and industrial applications, Sofradir is developing…

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Porcher Industries signs €150 million contract in China

Porcher Industries signs €150 million contract in China

20 Juni 2017

As a producer of composite and technical textiles, Porcher Industries recently signed a 150 million euro contract in China. The agreement was…

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AEPI  facilitates MOU agreement between CEA-Liten and ITRI

AEPI facilitates MOU agreement between CEA-Liten and ITRI

14 Juni 2017

In June, the CEA Liten signed a MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) with the Taiwanese research center, ITRI. This event marks a new step in a…

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Grenoble-Alps-Isère Ambassador: Sorin Cristoloveanu (IMEP-LaHC), Laureate of the Andrew Grove Award (IEEE)

Grenoble-Alps-Isère Ambassador: Sorin Cristoloveanu (IMEP-LaHC), Laureate of the Andrew Grove Award (IEEE)

12 Juni 2017

“Grenoble is the leading European center for electronics.”   Originally from Romania, Sorin Cristoloveanu is an…

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Constellium: 50 years of innovation

Constellium: 50 years of innovation

12 Juni 2017

In June, Constellium celebrated the 50th anniversary of C-TEC, the company’s research and development center in Voreppe near…

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Tronics sets up shop in Texas

Tronics sets up shop in Texas

07 Juni 2017

The nano and micro-systems specialist will be launching a MEMS production unit in Addison near Dallas, Texas. The factory will provide custom…

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Adisseo plans important investments

Adisseo plans important investments

02 Juni 2017

As part of its Polar project, Adisseo is planning to invest 120 million euros to improve the four locations in its European platform. Twenty…

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€730 million raised by startups

€730 million raised by startups

01 Juni 2017

Since 1998, 103 startups have raised 730 million euros following their participation in the Venture 5i Forum. The same startups also created…

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POMA reinforces its position in Vietnam

POMA reinforces its position in Vietnam

17 Mai 2017

The Vietnamese tourist group, Tung Lam Development Joint Stock, continued its collaboration with POMA by ordering the construction of two new…

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AEPI presents French Tech to Korean startups

AEPI presents French Tech to Korean startups

16 Mai 2017

Thanks to active support from the its Korean representative, Hailey Yang, AEPI-Invest in Grenoble-Isère, France was able to promote the…

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Friends of Grenoble: success in Singapore!

Friends of Grenoble: success in Singapore!

25 April 2017

AEPI-Invest in Grenoble-Isère, France, Grenoble Ecole de Management, the INP Alumni association, Minalogic and Business France…

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Alps Is(h)ere Ambassador: Jean Souchal, Chairman of the POMA Board of Directors

Alps Is(h)ere Ambassador: Jean Souchal, Chairman of the POMA Board of Directors

24 April 2017

“POMA is a multicultural company.”   Jean Souchal is from Saint-Martin de Belleville in the Vanoise massif and Savoie…

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