LAND OF EXCELLENCE AND INNOVATION
Designated as the second French research hub and one of the first “French Tech” certified city, Grenoble has built a solid reputation.
Always at the forefront of technology and able to innovate constantly, the metropolitan area excels in both micro and nanotechnologies, computing and software, health and medical technology, energy, chemistry and environment, and metallurgy and mechanics. This capacity for innovation and economic success is based on a unique model of cooperation which combines the skills of industrialists, researchers, academics and public institutions.
Five internationally renowned organizations (CEA, CNRS, INSERM, ESRF and Institut Laue-Langevin), 8 8 national research organizations and 5 major competitiveness clusters attract nearly 15,000 scientists from all around the world each year.
With this culture of sharing ideas, being bold and creative, what makes Grenoble unique is a state of mind that has a direct impact on the city’s culture and makes it a perfect MICE destination.