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Grenoble shines through art!

Grenoble shines through art!

25 August 2017

While Grenoble is certainly well known as the capital of the Alps, the city has more to offer than its wonderful array of outdoor activities.…

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Grenoble-Isère on the Cutting Edge of Connected Objects

Grenoble-Isère on the Cutting Edge of Connected Objects

24 August 2017

The use of connected objects is growing rapidly in every sector. From cars to clothing, trash cans, heaters, skis, refrigerators or…

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Shining a light on imaging in the Grenoble-Isere region

Shining a light on imaging in the Grenoble-Isere region

24 July 2017

  Imagine a unique ecosystem for the Imaging industry, recognized internationally   9,000 jobs 80+ companies 7…

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Kalray raises €23.6 million

Kalray raises €23.6 million

18 July 2017

Kalray high power calculation and low energy consumption microprocessors attracted the support of Safran and the asian investment fund,…

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ARaymond invests €55 million in Germany

ARaymond invests €55 million in Germany

18 July 2017

Four years ago, ARaymond, an international specialist of fastener and assembly systems, launched a 500 million euro investment plan to…

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A Bolivian ice core comes to Grenoble

A Bolivian ice core comes to Grenoble

13 July 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 July 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 July 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 July 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 June 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 June 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 June 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 June 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 June 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 June 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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