Calls for proposals

Grand Prix ACF Autotech 2021

The Automobile Club de France and the ESSEC Automobile Club announce the opening of the 4th edition of its startup competition. As in the previous year, the cluster will be an official partner of the competition. Candidates will compete to win 1 of the 3 Prizes and endowments worth a total of more than €200,000. The call for applications is open from 15 October to 27 November 2020. The cluster is an official partner of the Grand Prix.

AFHYPAC becomes France Hydrogen

It is by a frank and massive vote that the members of AFHYPAC (French Association for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells) expressed themselves on October 7, 2020 in an Extraordinary General Assembly to change the name of the association in front of France Hydrogène.

Call for papers : SIA POWER TRAIN & ELECTRONICS // Paris 2021

La conférence SIA POWER TRAIN & ELECTRONICS abordera l'ensemble des technologies de transmission électrique et hybride, ouvrant ainsi la voie à la décarbonisation de la mobilité. Outre les technologies de transmission, deux thèmes importants seront abordés : l'écosystème de l'électromobilité, y compris l'infrastructure de recharge comme facteur-clé de la généralisation des technologies à faible et à zéro émission de carbone. La conception éco-responsable couvrant l'ensemble du cycle de vie des produits du point de vue des émissions, de l'énergie et des ressources.

Pink Mobility is rolling for Pink October!

Pink Mobility, which recently extended its range of electric scooters with the launch of the Pink Style plus, the 125cc equivalent, in September 2020, is teaming up with a women's trio for a road-trip on the roads of the Châteaux de la Loire to benefit the fight against breast cancer.

Google.org Impact Challenge on Climate

The Google.org Impact Challenge on Climate commits €10M to fund bold ideas that aim to use technology to accelerate Europe’s progress toward a greener, more resilient future. Selected organisations may receive up to €2M in funding and possible customised post-grant support from the Google for Startups Accelerator to help bring their ideas to life.

dSPACE – Accelerating Lidar Innovations for Autonomous Driving

dSPACE and Velodyne Lidar Inc. have entered into a partnership to accelerate future developments of lidar technologies for autonomous driving. To this end, dSPACE, a leader and partner for simulation and validation in the automotive industry, has joined the Velodyne program ‘Automated with Velodyne.’

Quos, creator of connected solutions for sustainable cities and businesses

According to several studies, the IoT market will record sustained growth until 2025. The French market is estimated today at 10 billion euros, a market that is growing rapidly (about 15% per year). It is becoming more and more democratic for cities and companies, yet there are still not many players offering cross-cutting, integrated solutions. Paris Region startup Quos, a creator of solutions for sustainable cities and companies committed to a CSR approach, is one of the players that will count in the years to come. 100% made in France solutions to discover: parking management, air quality management...

ClusterXchange tool: the new Airbnb / Meetic / Erasmus program for SMEs and scaling-up organisations

What is ClusterXchange about? ClusterXchange is a new pilot scheme to support short-term exchanges to better connect Europe’s industrial ecosystems. It facilitates transnational cooperation, peer learning, networking and innovation uptake between actors of different industrial clusters across Europe. It is implemented with support from cluster organisations that have teamed up in European Strategic Cluster Partnerships […]

Mov’eo, Europe and you !

 As you can see or know, your cluster is very active on the European scene, but... How can you benefit from it? So here it is, we're going to tell you everything...

Acceptability of AVs – New deliverables from the BRAVE project are online

BRAVE is a European Research and Innovation project whose objective is to promote the acceptance of highly automated vehicles by developing innovative Human Machine Interfaces. The subject is approached from both a technological and a societal point of view, with the user being taken into account from the very first stages of the approach and […]

Normandy: la Manche bets on hydrogen

The Manche - in Normandy - continued its investment in hydrogen by regularly innovating. In 2017, it launched the BHYKE project, aimed at testing around twenty hydrogen bicycles spread over the territories of Saint-Lô and Cherbourg (experiment closed at the end of October 2019), today with the construction of [...]