One of the top 8 innovation clusters in the world - EPAPS

One of the top 8 innovation clusters in the world - EPAPS
One of the top 8 innovation
clusters in the world
Map source : MIT Technology Review, July 2013.

                                                                                                        Tech City London

                                                                                                                                       Skolkovo Innovation City
                                                     Silicon Valley

                                                                                                                              Silicon Waïdi


Its dense and diverse ecosystem
comprises 40 % of Paris Region public
research and 40 % of industrial high tech
R&D*. Major groups including Danone,
Thales, EDF, Safran, PSA, Renault, Airbus
                                                 The French state is boosting the cluster’s
                                                 development with an unprecedented
                                                 financial effort comprising € 1.5 billion
                                                 channeled into University building
                                                 projects and € 1 billion into research
Group, Air Liquide, GE and Nokia are             laboratories and facilities, plus the brand

collaborating and cross-fertilizing with         new line 18 of the Grand Paris Express
a large number of innovative SMEs and            Metro. As contracting authority for the
start-ups in the area, so that the cluster is    urban planning and development, the
uniquely equipped to meet the challenges         Paris-Saclay Development Authority

                                                                                                                           for the
of a world economy undergoing profound           is working closely with all the local
changes and to adapt to the innovation           authorities to make sure this national
models of the 21st century.                      interest operation leads to balanced
As one of the major urban projects of            regional development outcomes. The
Grand Paris, what is unfolding at Paris-         project is mobilizing industry players to

Saclay is a three-pronged development            enhance ecosystems and stimulate growth
drive, encompassing businesses, higher           around strategic sectors.
education and research institutions, as          The ambitions and the scientific and
well as vital new neighborhoods. The             economic excellence of Paris-Saclay make
project offers a unique opportunity              it a very high potential destination for

to build a smart and sustainable city            investing and developing businesses.
integrating new services and cutting-edge
technologies for low impact mobility,            * Source : IAU Île-de-France (Paris Region Planning
                                                 and development agency)
energy and resource efficiency.
One of the top 8 innovation clusters in the world - EPAPS
Paris-Saclay — 1

   Paris Region innovation lab                                                                                          “ In a world where the
                                                                                                                        sustainable development of
   The dynamics of Grand Paris are underpinned          laboratories and higher education institutions                  our economies and societies
   by the strengthening of a set of major thematic      of renown, all on a large scale. With its unrivaled             relies on ITC, the attractiveness
   clusters that support the economic and urban         concentration of internationally famed higher
   development of the whole region. Interconnected      education and research institutions, laboratories
                                                                                                                        of Paris-Saclay provides France
   by the Grand Paris Express metro, these poles        and technology companies, Paris-Saclay is                       with a tremendous asset to
   add to the attractiveness of metropolitan Paris,     endowing Paris Region with an outstanding                       remain among the world's
   augmenting and asserting its capacity for hosting    driver for innovation.
   high-tech industries, public and private research                                                                    leading economies. ”
                                                                                                                        Marko Erman, CTO Thales
  Grand Paris       CLUSTERS



                                                                                               Le Bourget


                                           La Défense

                                                                                                                                                Val d’Europe
                                                                                                                         Cité Descartes

                                                                                                                             Sustainable city




                                           Research                                                                            Grand Paris Express
                                                                                                                               automated metro
                                                                                                                               Operational line in 2024

                                                                                 Biotech                                       Operational lines after

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   The Paris Region, Europe's leading economic region

   EUROPE’S FOREMOST                                         EUROPE'S                            CONTINENTAL EUROPE’S
                                                                                                 MAJOR AIR HUB
                                                                                                 2 INTERNATIONAL
   640                                                       FOR R&D AND
   BILLION                                                                                       (ROISSY CHARLES
   EUROS                                                     INNOVATION
                       4,6%                                                                      DE GAULLE
                       OF TOTAL                                                                  AND ORLY)
                       EU GDP

   12 MILLIONS                      646,000
   INHABITANTS                      STUDENTS

   COMPANIES                                                 155,000
   with one of Europe’s highest                              RESEARCHERS AND
   concentrations in the science                             R&D TECHNICIANS
   and technology sectors
                                                                                                 EUROPE’S PREMIER                  connecting to a market of
                                                             18,7                                                                  500 million consumers
   11,200                                                    BILLION EUROS IN                    BUSINESS AIRPORT
                                                                                                 (LE BOURGET)                      in under 2 hours
   FOREIGN COMPANIES                                         R&D EXPENDITURE
One of the top 8 innovation clusters in the world - EPAPS
Paris-Saclay — 2   Paris-Saclay, a vibrant innovation ecosystem                                                                                                                                                     Paris-Saclay — 3

Paris-Saclay, a vibrant innovation ecosystem                                                                                                                                                                  Health

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a dynamic Economy                                                                                                                                                                                                           STATUS OF INSTITUTION
Disruptive innovation based on five                    Start-ups as key actors of innovation                                                                                                                                         Public
strategic drivers                                                                                                                                                                                                                    R&D activity
                                                       Paris-Saclay forms a vibrant and growing                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  La Défense
Open innovation is now the dominant model              ecosystem for start-ups. In terms of support

applied by technology companies who typically          programs, Université Paris-Saclay has developed                                                                                                                      HEADCOUNT

work with other firms, start-ups, inventors and        a wide range of actions targeting students
researchers to generate new ideas and products.        and researchers with plans to launch their                                                                                                                                    1000–2000                          A12
                                                       own businesses.                                                                                                                                                               250–1000
Paris-Saclay offers an exceptional density             These actions are conceived in the Paris-Saclay                                                                                                                               50–250
and variety of potential partners and resources,       student entrepreneurship and innovation                                                                                                                                                                                                                 A13

ranging from the multidisciplinary laboratories        department (peips). To assist creators in realizing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Issy RER
of Université Paris-Saclay to industrial players       their project with maximum security and
in strategic economic sectors, and from the large      visibility, a dedicated “ student entrepreneur ”                                                                                                                                                                                                                     N 118

shared scientific facilities and infrastructures       diploma has been up and running since                                                                                                                                                              COVIDIEN
to the network of incubators and maker spaces.         September 2014.                                                                                                                                                                           BOSTON
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Versailles                                                                               Villejuif
Industrial and scientific partners are developing                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      GE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               SCIENTIFIC CARE FUSION
a wide range of initiatives to promote the local       The geographical proximity of large industrial                                                                                                                                BERTIN PHARMA                                            VARIAN                                                                                Les Ardoines
dynamic for innovation and technology transfer.        groups and public research centers fosters                                                                                                                                                                   WATERS                    MEDICAL
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                                                       the emergence of new project initiators who                                                                                                                                      LEO PHARMA                 MALAKOFF

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MEDLINE          MÉDÉRIC                                                                      A86
These include industrial research chairs,              find in Paris-Saclay an ecosystem conducive                                                                                                                                          INTERNATIONAL
programs devoted to entrepreneurship                   to developing their start-ups.                                                                                                                                                                                              (MERCK)
                                                                                                                            Safran aircraft engine.                      Research team at work, PCRI, 2014.                                                                                                RECKITT ALLIANCE
and innovation, collaborative platforms                                                                                                                                                                                                        SAINT-QUENTIN-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Paris-Saclay          LIFE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         BENCKISER HEALTHCARE                                                       de Rungis
and shared institutes in cutting edge fields                                                                                                                                                                                 RN 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   CEA            CISBIO                PCAS
such as climate and energy transition,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          SACLAY            INTERNATIONAL
                                                                                                                            “ Paris-Saclay is much better
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    TGV Massy
digital systems engineering, carbon free                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    NEUROSPIN                                SANOFI (R&D)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         SOLEIL SYNCHROTRON
                                                                                                                            than a big laboratory : it is
mobility, nanotechnology, etc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           CNRS                    PÔLE BIOLOGIE                                                                     International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 PHARMACIE-SANTÉ            INGEN                                                  Airport
Université Paris-Saclay tto (Technology transfer                                                                            an immense playground for                                                                                                                          I2BC                LFB MEDICAMENTS

office) is helping transform public research results                                                                        experimentation with innovative
                                                                                                                                                          STATUT DU SITE                                                                                                 CENTRE DE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ONCODESIGN                         MASSY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PERKIN ELMER MENARINI
into innovation for companies by supporting                                                                                                                                                                                                                          NEUROSCIENCES
projects throughout their journey : through
                                                                                                                            solutions, as much for the                                                                                                                   PARIS-SUD      QUANTEL         IPSEN
development, registering of licenses and patents,                                                                           residents as for the students, Public                                                                                                                    THERMO FISCHER
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         HITACHI MEDICAL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         SYSTEMS                                                                   A6
and onto start-up creation.                                                                                                 teachers and researchers. ”        Activité de R&D                                                                                                                     COURTABŒUF

                                                                                                                            Christian Balle, Systematic                                                                                                                                            A10

                                                                                                                            competitiveness cluster       EFFECTIF
                                                                                                                            and advanced project                                                                            0                    5 km                 10 km
                                                                                                                            director Renault                   250–1000

Information and communication technologies                                                                                                                                                                    Smart energy management

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                  STATUS OF INSTITUTION                                                                                                                                                                                     STATUS OF INSTITUTION
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                          Private                                                                                                                         Pleyel                                                                     Private                                                                                                                                    Pleyel
                          Public                                                                                                                                                                                                     Public or collaborative
                          R&D activity                                                                                                                                                                                               R&D activity
                                                                                                             La Défense                                                                                                                                                                                                   La Défense




                          500–3500                          A12                                                                                                                                                                      500–6000                        A12
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                          < 50                                                                                                   Paris                                                                                               < 50                                                                                                         Paris
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                                                                                                            N 118                                                                                                                               SAIPEM                                                                   N 118
                                                                                          VÉLIZY                                                                                                                                                                  TECHNOLOGY Versailles
                                                                                       SOPRA-STERIA                         Arcueil-Cachan                                                                                                             EURIWARE                                                                               Arcueil-Cachan           Villejuif
                                                                      Versailles                                                                  Villejuif                                                                                                                                                 VÉLIZY
                                  EURIWARE                  SERMA                THALES          SYSTÈMES
                                                            INGÉNIERIE        ELECTRON                                                                                                                                                                                     VÉDÉCOM
                                ANSYS             SILICOM                                                                                                 Les Ardoines                                                                                   BOUYGUES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Les Ardoines
                                               SAINT-QUENTIN-                                                                                A6                               A86                                                     AREVA              ENERGIE                    Paris-Saclay                                                                  A6                                 A86


                                                  EN-YVELINES        WINCOR NIXDORF


                                                                          CAPGEMINI                SIEMENS                 A86                                                                                                                             SIEMENS             AIR LIQUIDE
                                                    Paris-Saclay           PROSODIE                SOFTWARE
                                                              M1 TELEHOUSE                 ARCHOS                                                                                                                                            EN-YVELINES               M1                                                                 TGV                                   Pont
                                                                                                                     SFR SAGEM DÉFENSE                    Pont                                                                                                             8              SCHNEIDER CGG VERITAS
                                                                8                                                                                         de Rungis                                                         RN 10                                                                                                         Massy                                 de Rungis
                                                                                                                               SÉCURITÉ                                                                                                                                                     ELECTRIC
                  RN 10                                            CEA SACLAY SYSTEMX                        TGV                                                                                                                                                               CEA SYSTEMATIC
                                                                                              BULL                                                                                                                                                                                                       ALSTOM
                                                                                       SYSTEMATIC            Massy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    IPVF       SOLEMS GE
                                                             HONEYWELL                     ENSTA         ERICSSON
                                                                           INRIA SUPÉLEC                 FRANCE                                          Orly                                                                                                         HONEYWELL                         EDF                                                                    Orly
                                                                                       LIX     ALSTOM GRID                                               International                                                                                                                                SOLSIA                            ITRON                                  International
                                                                       LRI                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 CETH2                                                               Airport
                                                                                             III-V LAB                                                   Airport                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               1
                                                                     LIMSI             CASIO                                                                                                                                                                                   SUPELEC                WESTINGHOUSE
                                                                             IDRIS                                                                                                                                                                                  AREVA                                                                      MASSY
                                                                                                    A10 MASSY                                                                                                                                                                                         ABB                         A10                                                                                          2
                                                              SFR BUSINESS SOLUTIONS HP                                                                                                                                                                                        LEOSPHERE
                                                                    COURTABŒUF               VIDEOJET                                                                                                                                                                                                       SOITEC
                                                                                             MVG INDUSTRIES SATIMO                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             3
                                                                            SERCEL           HEXAGON METROLOGY
                                                                                                                                                       A6                                                                                                                                                                                                                    A6
                                                                        ECONOCOM      UMS                                                                                                                                                                                                       COURTABŒUF

                                                                                    A10                                                                                                                                                                                                         A10
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One of the top 8 innovation clusters in the world - EPAPS
Paris-Saclay, a vibrant innovation ecosystem                                                                                                                                                Paris-Saclay — 4   Paris-Saclay, a vibrant innovation ecosystem                                                                                                                Paris-Saclay — 5

Aerospace, Security and Defense                                                                                                                                                                                Université Paris-Saclay : education and research
                                                                                                                                                                                        N                      A top-tier research university                            University
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          UNIVERSITYkey figures
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    KEY FIGURES
                                                                                                                                                                St-Denis                                       Université Paris-Saclay is a significant
                      Private                                                                                                                                   Pleyel
                                                                                                                                                                                                               driving force in the development of industry                           65,000
                      Public                                                                                                                                                                                   and innovation, particularly in hi-tech fields.                        STUDENTS                      8
                      R&D activity                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  SCHOOLS
                                                                                                                                                                                                               It offers a wide range of courses, from bachelor
                                                                                                             La Défense                                                                                        degrees to doctorates, all of a high international                                                   • Basic sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                                               standard. A quarter of Université Paris-Saclay                                                       • Biodiversity, agriculture and   Université Paris-Saclay’s

                                                                                                                                                                                                               students and researchers are from overseas today,                                                                   8
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    food, society and environment     members

                                                                                                                                                                                                               and the development of new partnerships with                                                         • Biology, medecine
                      500–3500                          A12                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         and pharmacy                      • AgroParisTech
                                                                                A86                                                                                                                            other international universities will see this shift
                      50–500                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Engineering, information        • CentraleSupélec
                                                                                                                                    Paris                                                                      to one third by 2020.                                      5,000                  49                                                   • Centre national de recherche
                      < 50                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          science and technology
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PHD STUDENTS           MASTERS                                              scientifique (CNRS)
                                                                                              A13                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • Economics, social sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                                               As a global outreach research university, it carries                                                 and management school             • Commisariat à l’énergie
                                                                                                                           Issy RER                                                                            a coordinated research strategy focusing                                                             • Humanities                      atomique et aux énergies
                                         SAFRAN BERTIN        SOURIAU                                      N 118
                                                                                                                                                                                                               on fundamental science, as well as key social                             9,000                      • Law and political science       alternatives (CEA)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • École nationale supérieure
                                                                                                                                                                                                               and economic areas. Ten interdisciplinary                                 RESEARCHERS                • Sports sciences and human
                                THALES                                    VÉLIZY
                                                               Versailles                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           movement                          de techniques avancées
                                                                           INEO SAFRAN                                                                                                                         thematic departments foster synergies between                             AND PROFESSORS
                 AIRBUS                      INSTITUT                 DÉFENSE                                                Arcueil-Cachan           Villejuif                                                                                                                                      DEPARTMENTS                                      (ENSTA ParisTech)
                                 PROENGIN    AÉROTECHNIQUE NEXTER                                                                                                                                              laboratories and cross-fertilization between                                                                                           • École normale supérieure
                                                               SERVICES                                                                                                                                        scientific cultures to advance the great scientific                                                                                    (ENS Paris-Saclay)
                            CRMA                                  SOPEMEA                                    DASSAULT                                           Les Ardoines                                   and innovation challenges of the day.                                                                                                  • École polytechnique
             SAINT-QUENTIN-                       NEXTER RENAULT                                             SYSTÈMES
                                                                                                                                               A6                                                                                                                                                                                                     • École nationale de
                            D2T    ATERMES                TRUCKS
                                                                                ECM                                                                                               A86

                EN-YVELINES                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           la statistique et de
                                                 ASSYSTEM                                                                                                                                                      The value of Université Paris-Saclay’s scientific                         LABORATORIES

                                    SEGULA                          CIRRA
                                                                                                                            A86                                                                                                                                                                                     DEPARTMENTS                       l'administration économique
                              TECHNOLOGIES                   UTC                            Paris-Saclay                                                                                                       potential is well recognized, as evidenced
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      (ENSAE ParisTech)
                                                       SAFRAN                                                                                                                                                  by its Nobel prizes, Fields medals, its output
                                                                                                                           TGV                                  Pont                                                                                                                                                                                  • HEC Paris
                                               EGIDE                         CEPR                                          Massy                                de Rungis                                      of publications and successful responses                                                             • Chemistry                       • Inria
              RN 10
                                                              M18                                                                     THALES                                                                   for European calls for projects (Advanced                                                            • Electrical, optical             • Institut d’optique Graduate
                                                                                                    SOFRADIR                          RAYTHEON
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Grant erc).                                                                                          and bio engineering               School
                                                                          SYSTEMATIC                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Mathematics                     • Institut des hautes études
                                                                                                                                        NEXEYA                 Orly
                                                                              THALES                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Mechanical, energy
                                                                                                                                        SYSTEMS                International                                   Supporting the transfer of technology                                                                                                  scientifiques (IHES)
                                                                                IIIV LAB
                                                                      SYNOPSIS TECHNOLOGIES
                                                                                                         ONERA                    MECALECTRO                   Airport
                                                                                                                                                                                                               and know-how                                               2                                         and process engineering
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Physics of the two infinites
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Institut Mines-Télécom
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Institut national de la
                                                                                                                         LE MOTEUR                                                                                                                                        NOBEL
                                                                                                                         MODERNE                                                                                                                                                                                    • Geosciences and astrophysics    recherche agronomique (INRA)
                                                                                       UMS                         A10                MASSY                                                                    Université Paris-Saclay tto aims to optimize               PRIZES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Life sciences                   • Institut national de la santé
                                                                                  EVITECH                 ZODIAC                                                                                               research by supporting the transfer of technology
                                                                                                          DATA SYSTEM                                                                                                                                                                                               • Humanities and social           et de la recherche médicale
                                                                                                                                                                                                               and know-how developed inside the laboratories                                                       sciences                          (Inserm)
                                                                                                                                                               A6                                              of Université Paris-Saclay toward companies.               6                                         • Information science             • Office national d’études et
                                                                                                                                                                                                               It provides a single-contact access for researchers        FIELDS                                    and technology                    de recherches aérospatiales
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          MEDALS                                                                      (Onera)
                                                                                 A10                                                                                                                           and companies who themselves enjoy direct
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Université d'Évry-
                                                                                                                                                                                                               access to the expertise and innovations of public                                                                                      Val-d'Essonne
                                                                                                                                                                                                               researchers at the local level, relying on a team                                                                                      • Université Paris-Sud
                                                                                                                                                                                                               of dedicated professionals.
              0                   5 km              10 km                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Université de Versailles-Saint-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ERC LAUREATES

Mobilities of the future                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              from left to right
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Université Paris-Saclay Color Run.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Students in a laboratory clean
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      room, Université Paris-Saclay.
                                                                                                                                                                       M15                                                                                                                                                                            Hervé Bertin and Alexis Aggery,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      members of the PROTO204 makers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      community, in front of the
                      Public                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          “ PROTO-booth ”.
                      R&D activities
                                                                                                          La Défense



                      1000–9000                      A12
                      50–250                                                                                                      Paris
                                                     YAZAKI                                  A13                                                                                                               A highly skilled talent pool
                                                                                                                         Issy RER
                                             BUREAU VERITAS                                                                                                                                                    Paris-Saclay is the 3rd largest
                                             SKF                                                         N 118                                                                                                 employer of managerial and
                                             MERCEDES             Versailles                                                                                                                                   engineering personnel in France                           Higher  education
                             HERTZ           BENZ
                                                                              PSA PEUGEOT
                                                                                                                           Arcueil-Cachan              3
                                                                                                                                                   Villejuif                                                                                                                Higher  education graduates
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         graduates  in the population
                                BMW          ASSYSTEM           A+ MÉTROLOGIE CITROËN
                                                              IFSTTAR                PEUGEOT SPORT
                                                                                                                                                                                                               With its exceptional concentration of higher                 in the working
                                                    CENTRE                                           SCHINDLER                                            Les Ardoines                                         education institutions, research laboratories,            working population
                                                                                                                                                                                                               high tech industries, engineering companies
              VALEO                MARELLI          RENAULT              CITROËN
                                                                                                     LEAR AUTOMOTIVE
                                                                                                                                              A6                                A86                                                                                                           Paris-Saclay is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Paris-Saclay represents   40% of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              the 3rd largest   Paris Region

                                                           RENAULT                                                                                                                                             and some 105, 800 executives and engineers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              research, bothand
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              public and private

                                              AKKA         TRUCKS    ALTRAN   ECM                                                                                                                              working in the private sector, Paris-Saclay                                    of managerial       engineering  personnel in France
                                              TECHNOLOGIES BERTRANDT                                                                                                                                           is a major employment hub with a highly
                                                        8       DURA
                                                                        MOLEX                                             TGV
                                                                                                                                                           de Rungis                                           competitive workforce. It stands as France’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          36%                         48%
              RN 10                                                                                                                                                                                            third largest qualified employment zone after                                              PUBLIC                                    PRIVATE
                                                        Paris-Saclay                         CEA LIST
                                                                                                                                BRIDGESTONE                                                                    the Paris Center/La Défense business district                                             RESEARCH                                HIGH TECH R&D
                                                                                                                                 VOLVO TRUCKS                                                                  and Lyon. It benefits from the cluster’s positive
                                                                                                                                                          International                                        economic trend and positioning in Higher
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   r&d and higheducation graduates
                                                                     SYSTEMATIC                                                                                                                                added value sectors.              in the working population
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FRANCE        PARIS-SACLAY
                                                                                                                            MASSY                                                                                                                                                                                              FRANCE                                          FRANCE
                                                                        ANSALDO                    RENAULT SPORT
                                                                             STS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               PARIS                                           PARIS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               REGION                                          REGION
                                                                                                                                                        A6                                                                                                                                                 PARIS-              40% OF                 PARIS-                   40% OF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        36%                        48%                     SACLAY              FRANCE                 SACLAY                   FRANCE
                                                                                A10                                                                                                                                                                                                                        40%                                        40%                       Source : IAU
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Source: March 2015                                      OF PARIS                                   OF PARIS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Study of the Agency                                       REGION                                     REGION                  (Paris Region
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  for the employment
              0                   5 km              10 km                                                                                                                                                                                               of Managerial/                                                                                                         Planning and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Engineer categories                                                                                                           development
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     in France – APEC.        PARIS-SACLAY                                                                                          agency)
One of the top 8 innovation clusters in the world - EPAPS
Paris-Saclay — 6   Paris-Saclay : added-value for growth                                                                                                                                                Paris-Saclay — 7

Paris-Saclay : added-value for growth                                                                                                                                              Paris-Saclay entrepreneurship network

your business in the number one innovation ecosystem in europe                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  M17
                                                                                                                                                                                   “ The Paris-Saclay cluster is not                                                                                                                                               M15
                                                                                                                                                                                   only a place where technology                                                                                                                                        St-Denis
Be part of the Université Paris-Saclay
                                                                                                        Paris-Saclay start-up facilities                                           grows, but a unique place where                                                                                                                                      Pleyel

                                                                                                                                                                                   all players, large and small,
Université Paris-Saclay, with its role of project
architect among all its member institutions,                                                                                                             INCUBATORS                come together and innovate. ”
brings unique solutions to the challenges faced                                                                                                               Supporting           Arnaud Peltier,                                                                                                 La Défense
                                                                                                                                                              and coaching
by businesses in the local region, who can                                                                                                                                         CEO & co-founder, WiN MS

take advantage of the university’s scientific                                                                                                                 entrepreneurs
                                                                                                                                                              with innovative      (start-up providing

and technical excellence.
                                                                                                                                                                                   solutions for complex wired       A12
Through its thematic research chairs, it organizes                                                                                                                                                                                                                   A86
                                                                                                                               CREATIVE SPACES                                     infrastructure)
global research partnerships, incorporating
appropriate skills. Université Paris-Saclay also                                                                               Meeting new
supports companies in resolving their challenges                                                                               people to launch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      A13                                               7
by organizing sessions with panels of scientists                                                                               projects with
                                                                                                               Generating      and develop
who can contribute relevant answers. Equally,                                                                 discussions                                                                                                                                                                                         Issy RER
                                                                                                                                the industrial
companies that want to outsource their scientific                                                                between        ecosystem
and technical studies can set up multidisciplinary                                                          communities                           MAKER SPACES                                                                                                                                    N 118
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 2 28
groups – in conjunction with the University –                                                            of researchers,                           Experimenting or
composed of students and doctoral students,                                                                 associations                             manufacturing
                                                                                                        and companies                                                                                                             1                                                                                    Arcueil-Cachan            Villejuif
who are able to apply their skills and knowledge                                                                                                       a prototype
to conduct the studies.                                                                                 through events
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        33                                                            VÉLIZY
Open innovation is also a powerful marker                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               4
of the ecosystem. Acting as an accelerator for                                                                                                FAB LABS         MEDIA LABS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Les Ardoines
                                                                                                                                                                                       SAINT-QUENTIN-                            3                                                                                                          A6
business projects, it operates through ambitious                                                                                                                                                                                                          26                                                                                                                     A86

collaborative public-private programs in areas                                                                                                                                            EN-YVELINES

                                                                                                                                                                                                   19                                                                                                                 A86
such as complex systems (irt Systemx), connected
mobility (VeDeCom) and photovoltaics (ipvf). The                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 6
Systematic Paris Region, Movéo and Optics Valley                                                                               COWORKING SPACES                                                                                               M1                                                                                                         Pont
competitiveness hubs, all heavily involved in the                                                                                                                                                                                                8                                                                    Massy                              de Rungis
                                                                                                                                                                                          RN 10
regional cluster, are ideal settings to nurture
partnerships between large groups and SMEs
which feed the growth of the ecosystem.                                                                                                                                                                                                      Paris-Saclay
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            25   32 29   9                                                            Paris-Orly
Join a powerful network of companies                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 8                           24                                   International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            12 27 22   31 10 11
The Paris-Saclay “Club of the clusters” is a forum
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     13          14
where all the companies residing within the                                                                              “ The Paris-Saclay cluster
territory - companies of all sizes and from all                                                                                                                                                                                                      23                                                    A10                 MASSY
sectors - can come together and exchange ideas.                                                                          offers the opportunity to                                                                                                                                           21       18
The Club offers the companies the opportunity to                                                                         work differently, to form                                                                                                                        16           15

express their needs and make their voices heard.                                                                         a network and get to know                                                                                                                                                                                                    A6
They may mobilize around particular projects or
give input to the definition and design of pooled                                                                        each other better. ”
services devoted to their businesses or employees.                                                                       Bruno Leprince-Ringuet,
Part of a broader collaborative networking ethos,                                                                                                                                                                                                                       A10
this network can act as a framework to support
                                                                                                                         Vice President R&D Europe,
and facilitate the installation of new companies                                                                         Air Liquide
and new people.

Benefit from cutting edge research
facilities                                                                                                                                                                            Creative Spaces                                 Maker Spaces (FabLab & I-Labs)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Special places and events
                                                                                                                                                                                   3  SQY Cub                                1        FabMobility, ESTACA                                                                                          get Paris-Saclay investors
By locating in Paris-Saclay, you will benefit from                                                                                                                                 9  Paris-Saclay Entrepreneurship          2        Versailles SciencesLab, Université                                                                           and start-ups together
access to a remarkable range of major, pioneering                                                       A strong investment network                                                   & innovation center (2020)                      Versailles-Saint-Quentin
                                                                                                                                                                                   13 PROTO204                               4        Innov’Lab, Cachan Institute
research infrastructures, such as :                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PROTO204, a space devoted to
                                                                                                                                                                                      Le 503, Entrepreneurship center                 of technology, Paris-Sud University                                                                          fostering creative communities,
−−Digiscope : a digital macroscope developing                                                           Start-ups can benefit from national and                                       of Institut d’optique Graduate         5        INRA FabLab (project)
complex data visualization techniques,                                                                  international funders already settled in France,                                                                                                                                                                                           organizes around 200 events
                                                                                                                                                                                      School                                 6        HEC e-Lab                                                                                                    each year, representing
with a fablab devoted to industrial design ;                                                            as well as a significant number of locally based                                                                     9        Paris-Saclay Entrepreneurship                                                                                as many opportunities to
−−Synchrotron Soleil : a particle accelerator                                                           business angels and funding institutions.                                     Incubators /Accelerators                        & innovation center (2020)                                                                                   discover the projects under
welcoming an average of 2, 000 users per year,                                                          The transatlantic venture capital firm Partech                             3 SQY Cub                                 10       X Novation center,                                                                                           development.
                                                     from top to bottom
applications ranging from pharmaceuticals                                                               Ventures, in cooperation with Université Paris-                            6 HEC Incubator                                    École polytechnique
                                                     Inside the CEA list lab.
                                                                                                                                                                                   7 ParisTech Entrepreneurs,                13       PROTO204                                                                                                     Twice a year, Paris-Saclay
to transport ;                                                                                          Saclay, has launched Paris-Saclay Seed Fund,
                                                     Andrei Klochko pitch at TEDxSaclay.                                                                                           	Institut Mines-Télécom                   14       Le 503, Entrepreneurship                                                                                     Invest offers another highlight
−−NanoID : an open platform of research                                                                 investing every month between 100 k and                                                                                       center of Institut d’optique
                                                     EDF Lab is part of Paris-Saclay strong network.                                                                               9 Paris-Saclay Entrepreneurship                                                                                                                                 event for entrepreneurs and
instruments devoted to nanotechnology including                                                         2 million euros in seed and early stage companies.                            & innovation center (2020)                      Graduate School                                                                                              business angels around pitch
providing training in the field of nanomaterials     The particle accelerator Synchrotron Soleil.       Scientipôle Capital provides numerous financial                            11 X Novation Center,                     16       FabLab Mobile,                                                                                               competitions and business
and nanoparticles ;                                                                                     services for young innovative businesses looking                              École polytechnique                             François Mitterrand library                                                                                  appointments.
−−Cilex : the interdisciplinary center on extreme                                                       for mentorship or to prepare next rounds.                                  12 Centrale Paris incubator,              18       Le Garage, Nokia
light hosting Apollon, the most powerful laser                                                          The entrepreneurial community can also rely                                	CentraleSupélec (2017)                   19       SQYLAB Eco FabLab, Hatlab
                                                                                                                                                                                   14 Le 503, Entrepreneurship               20       SUNLAB, Hatlab
in the world (10 petawatts) ;                                                                           on cea Investment, a 38 million euros multi-                                                                         25       (Fab)Lab Digiscope, Digiteo
                                                                                                                                                                                      center of Institut d’optique
−−Teratec : the European competence center in        Fostering entrepreneurship                         corporate vc renowned for its high-quality
                                                                                                                                                                                      Graduate School                        26       Renault Creative Lab
high performance simulation and calculation,                                                            expertise. Suffice it to say that the opportunities                        15 IncubAlliance, Technology              27       La Fabrique, École Centrale Fablab
involving more than 80 industrial and technology     Public and private incubators and accelerators     abound to make Paris-Saclay a choice location                                 incubator of Paris-Saclay campus                (2017)
companies ;                                          have built up dynamic teams to support and         for scaling up.                                                            17 WAI Massy-Saclay, BNP Paribas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   from top to bottom
−−ICGex : a high-throughput processing platform      advise entrepreneurs. There are a number of                                                                                   21 APIS incubator                                  Collaborative Research Centers                                                                               PROTO204 : a creative space to
for genomics data supported by the Institut Curie.   locally based Business Angels and funding                                                                                     22 Orsay incubator                        8        CEA List Factory Lab                                                                                         connect, share, design, inspire,
                                                     institutions. The entrepreneurial start-up                                                                                    23 Gif-sur-Yvette incubator               29       IRT SystemX, Institute                                                                                       propel, experience, accelerate.
                                                                                                                         France’s R&D tax incentives                               24 Palaiseau incubator                             for technology research
                                                     community is led by associations such as                                                                                      28 Versailles Grand Parc incubator        30       VeDeCom, Institute for energy
                                                     Start in Saclay and all the stakeholders work                       France has the lowest effective corporate tax             33 Chrysalead, Trappes-en-Yvelines                 transition
                                                     together to launch actions and events to foster                     rate in the world (among the                                 incubator                              31       Île-de-France Photovoltaic institute
                                                     the dynamic underway.                                               10 countries surveyed) for R&D operations.                                                                   (IPVF), Institute for energy transition
                                                     Paris-Saclay also hosts a network of innovative                     Its research tax credit covers 30% of all R&D                                                       32       Systematic
                                                     facilities that make equipment and services                         expenses up to €100 million, and 5% above.
                                                                                                                         Wages for research staff are entirely integrated,
                                                     available to both entrepreneurs and creative                        plus 50% of R&D operating costs and 75% of
                                                     communities. These include forums for company                       investments in R&D operations. SMEs, innovative
                                                     creation, event organization, showrooms,                            new companies and start-ups may benefit from
                                                     hackerspaces, 3D printers, shared kitchens, etc.                    an immediate research tax credit rebate.
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Paris-Saclay : added-value for growth                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Paris-Saclay — 8 – 9

Urban life                                                                                                                       N
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           A living lab for a sustainable city
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Charles de Gaulle                M17
                                                                                                                                                                                                          International Airport                 M16
An ecosystem connected to Paris                                                                                                                                                                                                                  M15                       Fueling smart city services
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Digital technologies and innovation are
The cluster is covered by two backbone road                                                                                                                                                                                                                                becoming drivers for better quality of life with
routes – the regional loop N118 and national                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the implementation of new and more efficient
highway A10 – which facilitate transport of goods                                                                                                                                                                                                                          urban services for both residents and businesses.
and people for local companies. The existing                                                                                                                                                                                                                               With innovations ranging from smart mobility
                                                                                                                                                                             La Défense
transit network comprising rer b and c train lines                                                                                                                                                                                                                         (real time transit information, smart parking
                                                                                                                                                                             Business District
and the dense bus networks with dedicated bus                                                                                                                                                                                                                              systems, shared electric cars and bicycles),

lane infrastructure connect Paris-Saclay to the                                             Le Havre                                                                                                                                                                       to digital services (community data collection,
whole Region.                                                                                                                          La Defense
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           coding platform, interactive map) and energy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           saving (Paris-Saclay smart grid), by locating
Line 18 of the Grand Paris Express metro will,                                                                                                     A86                                                                                                                     in Paris-Saclay companies will derive all the
by 2024, be the new rail backbone of the Paris-
Saclay transport system. With 11 stations, it will                                                                                                                                                       Paris                                                             benefits of a high quality territory energized
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           by the innovative and sustainable spirit of its
connect Paris-Saclay to the whole Paris                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    communities.
metropolitan area, its urban and cultural centers,                          COMMUNAUTÉ                                COMMUNAUTÉ                                                                                                                                           As a privileged industrial demonstrator,
airports and tgv train stations. This new line will                      D'AGGLOMÉRATION                           D'AGGLOMÉRATION                                                                                                                                         Paris-Saclay welcomes all companies with
transport people from the Paris-Saclay urban                             DE SAINT-QUENTIN-                           DE VERSAILLES                                                                                                                                         a desire to test out innovations and new
                                                                             EN-YVELINES                              GRAND PARC
campus to Paris-Orly Airport in just 15 minutes.                                                                         CHÂTEAU DE                                            N 118                                                                                       products and services.
Quality of life                                                                                                                 Versailles                                                                                                                                 Implementing a circular economy

Paris-Saclay enjoys many assets that make                                   SAINT-QUENTIN                                                                                                                                                                                  From a land use point of view, Paris-Saclay
for exceptional quality of life both for residents                               THEATRE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           is made up of three environmental categories :
and employees.                                                                                                            VERSAILLES                                                                                                                  A86                  the urban, the natural and the agricultural.
Paris-Saclay benefits from Paris Region’s vibrant                                                                          SATORY                                                                                    A6                                                    This represents fertile ground for creating
                                                                                                                           DISTRICT                                                                                                                            A86

urban life with its national theatres, two national                                                                                                                                                                                                                        partnership between the local stakeholders :
                                                                                     Saint-Quentin-                                                                                                                                                     Euro Disney

operas, innumerable cinemas and gastronomic                                          en-Yvelines                                                                                                   A86                                                                     farmers, residents, businesses, research
restaurants. The area itself is also richly endowed                                               St-Quentin Est                                 Toussus-le-Noble                                                                                                          institutions and public operators and
culturally and historically, not least with the                                                                                                  Business Airport                                                                                                          stakeholders. The territory lends itself
Château de Versailles, and in the field of sports     Chartres
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           to leveraging the tools of industrial ecology,
with the National Golf Course and Velodrome                      RN 10                                               M1         NATIONAL                                                  Massy                                                                            to optimize flows of materials, energy and
in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines and the French                                                                               8     GOLF COURSE                                            Palaiseau                                                                           information. Limiting material requirements,
national Rugby Center in Marcoussis. It has                                                                                                               PARIS-SACLAY                                                                                                     recycling waste, setting up short food supply
                                                                                                                                                             URBAN                                                    M18
outstanding natural and ecological assets,
embodied by a wide variety of remarkable
                                                                                                 Paris-Saclay                         CEA Saint-Aubin       CAMPUS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           chains for agricultural produce are all measures
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           that support local production and will enable
landscapes including lush forests, wooded hills,                                                                                                                       Palaisea
                                                                                                                                                                             eau                                                      International                        Paris-Saclay to reap the benefits of a circular
                                                                                                                                                 Orsay-Gif                                   MASSY                                    Airport
agricultural plateau and rivers. These natural                                                                                                                                                                                                                             economy in the territory.
assets support a wide range of activities, among
them walking, running and biking.

                                                                                            CHEVREUSE VALLEY
                                                                                            NATURAL PARK                                                                                                                          A6
                                                                                                                                                                                PARIS-SACLAY                                 Lyon
                                                                                                                                                         A11                                                              Marseille
                  “ As we like to say, we are
                  in the middle of somewhere.                                                                                           Nantes
                  A somewhere with a great
                  future ahead. ” Fatima Bahkti,                                                                                                    A10
                  Head of location development,                                                                                                     Bordeaux
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            from top to bottom

                  Nokia                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Electric car plug-in station
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            at Orsay Université's business Park.

                                                                     0                         5 km                           10 km                            15 km                         20 km                      25 km                                                               Short food supply chain for 0          5 km
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            agricultural and local produce.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Danone R&D center’s shared
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            vegetable garden.

                                                                                      Ryder Cup 2018

                                                                                      In 2018, the Ryder Cup will
                                                                                      be held in continental Europe
                                                                                      for only the second time in
                                                                                      its history. The spectacular
                                                                                      National Golf course of Saint-
                                                                                      Quentin-Yvelines will be
                                                                                      hosting the biennial match
                                                                                      confirming its reputation as
                                                                                      one of the best courses
                                                                                      in the world for spectators
                                                                                      and for the world’s top
                                                                                      players alike.

                                                                                                                                                        A wide range of activities                                                                      Paris-Saclay’s varied landscapes
                                                                                                                                                        in remarkable and historical                                                                    range from the lush spaces
                                                                                                                                                        settings.                                                                                       of the Bièvre Valley through the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        meticulous order of the gardens
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        of the Château de Versailles.
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Paris-Saclay — 10   Invest in Paris-Saclay                                                                                Paris-Saclay — 11

Invest in Paris-Saclay                                                                                                                                              Paris-Saclay urban campus
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               La Défense
business real estate solutions                                                          You answer a call for tender                                                The urban campus, located to the south of the
                                                                                                                                                                    Saclay plateau, constitutes a focal point and a
                                                                                                                                                                    source of intellectual and technological creativity.                                    Paris
With more than 1.7 million m2              The great complementarity between                                                                                        This unique development project in terms of size
of developments, Paris-Saclay can boast    the main development zones and a broad                               Controls the land within the operation              and program is France’s largest urban project
a major, differentiated business offer,    range of prices allow an extensive variety                           Defines the programs                                under construction. By 2025, it will host more
currently under expansion, where           of projects to be accommodated :                                     Finances and builds the infrastructure
                                                                                                                                                                    than 20, 000 researchers and professors,                    Versailles
companies can find a solution tailored     −−mixed urban districts mainly dedicated                             and superstructure developments                     30, 000 students, 20, 000 company employees
for every need. From co-working spaces     to headquarters and r&d activities ;               PARIS-SACLAY                                                          and around 15, 000 residents. The higher
                                                                                                                Designs and builds the local public
and latest generation office spaces to     −−urban campuses hosting r&d centers,              DEVELOPMENT       facilities and amenities on behalf                  education and research buildings of Université
                                                                                               AUTHORITY                                                                                                                   Paris-Saclay
r&d centers and industrial parks,          corporate universities and start-ups ;                               of the local authorities                            Paris-Saclay are fully integrated with the district
Paris-Saclay offers a wide range of        −−modern and fully-equippied business                                                                                    proper, their residents, companies, shops,
opportunities.                             parks for industrial companies and                                                                                       services, restaurants, etc.                                                    Massy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     URBAN        Palaiseau
                                           service providers.                                                                                                                                                                       CAMPUS
                                                                                                                                                                    The urban campus comprises two joint development                DISTRICT
                                           The focal points within Paris-Saclay                                                                                     zones, the École polytechnique and the Moulon                                                           Orly
                                           are well interlinked and well connected                                                                                  districts. The operational project is underway                                                          International
                                           to the other Grand Paris hubs.                                                                                           with 87, 000 m2 delivered, 390, 000 m2 under                                                            Airport
                                                                                                                                                                    construction, contracts awarded for 145, 000 m2
                                                                                                                                                                    of developments and consultations underway
                                                                                                            URBAN                                                   for another 271, 000 m2.
You have a development project                                                             LAND PLOT
                                                                                                                        Building rights
                                                                                                                        Full ownership
                                                                                                                        Architectural, urban environmental
                                                                                                                        and technical requirements
                                                                                                                        Construction regulation

                                                 DEVELOPMENT                                                 CALL FOR
                                                  AUTHORITY                                                   TENDER

           INVESTOR /
           DEVELOPER                      Controls the land within the operation                                        ECONOMIC MODEL
                                          Defines the programs                                                          AND ARCHITECTURE                                                                                                             from top and left to right
                                          Finances and builds the infrastructure                                        MEETING PARIS-SACLAY’S                                                                                                       View of Le Lieu de Vie for students,
                                          and superstructure developments                                               AMBITION                                                                                                                     workers, researchers and teachers,
                                          Designs and builds the local public                                                                                                                                                                        Moulon district.
                                          facilities and amenities on behalf
                                          of the local authorities                                                                                                                                                                                   Belvédère street, Moulon district.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Paris-Saclay urban campus,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Moulon district.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Horiba France recently settled in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     École polytechnique district.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Student housing,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     École polytechnique district.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Housing and office spaces
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     on the top of the central strip,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     École polytechnique district.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Flying over EDF R&D and EDF Lab ,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     École polytechnique district.
                                                                                                             INVESTOR /
   DEFINED DEVELOPMENT                                URBAN                                                   PROPERTY
         PROJECT                                   DEVELOPMENT                                               DEVELOPER

                          SELECT A LAND PLOT

                                          Building rights
                                          Full ownership
                                          Architectural, urban environmental                                  How can we help you ?
                                          and technical requirements
                                                                                                              With the help of our local
                                          Construction regulation                                             network, the Paris-Saclay
                                                                                                              Development authority offers
                                                                                                              advice to potential investors,
               LAND PLOT                                                                                      from start-ups
                                                                                                              to established companies or
                                                                                                              investors to:

                                                                                                              Find the best location
                                                                                                              for your business

                                                                                                              Recruit staff with the specific
                                                                                                              skills and experience you need

                                                                                                              Connect you to the
                                                                                                              Paris-Saclay ecosystem

                                                                                                              Identify investment
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CEA                                             CEA
                                                                                                                     Saint-                                          Saint-
                                                                                                                                                                  Paris-Saclay — 12                Invest in Paris-Saclay                                                                                                                          Paris-Saclay — 13
                                                                                                                     Aubin                                           Aubin                                                                                                                     Orly                             Orly
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      International                    International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Airport                          Airport
Paris-Saclay                                           Moulon district opportunities                                                                                                               École polytechnique district opportunities
urban Campus
opportunities                                                                                                                        91-06
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Palaiseau                                   Palaiseau
A mixed program development                                                                                      SACLAY                                        SACLAY
of 1, 684, 000 m2
                                                                           Express                                                           M18                                                                                                                                                     M18                          M18
546, 000 m of higher
               2                                                            91-06                                                                                                     Corbeville                                  Corbeville                                                                                                       Express
education and research                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              91-06
600, 000 m2 of offices                                                                                                                                                                                                EDF lab                                       EDF lab
and business development
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Danone                                       Danone
452, 000 m2 of residential                                                                                                                     Orsay/Gif
property and student
housing units                                                                                                        Servier                                                                                                                  Thales                                        Thales
86, 000 m of retail,

services and amenities                                     SAINT-
Surface area
1 400 acres (569 hectares)
                                                                                     SAINT-AUBIN                                                                                                                             Horiba                                      Horiba
Real estate Investors
Bouygues Immobilier, Eiffage
Immobilier, Linkcity, Vinci, etc.

                                                               SOLEIL                                            Soleil
EDF, Thales, Danone, Horiba
and 130 High-tech SMEs and
                                                                                1                                               1                             3
Landscape and architecture
                                                                                          2                                              2                                                                                                                                Lozère                              Lozère
Michel Desvigne Paysagiste,
Xaveer de Geyter Architect,
Floris Alkemade Architect,
                                                                                                                                                                                          Le Guichet                                     Le Guichet
OMA Rem Koolhas, Renzo                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PALAISEAU                                   PALAISEAU
Piano Building Workshop,
Sou Fujimoto, etc.
                                                                        GIF-SUR-YVETTE                                                                ORSAY                                             ORSAY

                                                                                                                                                                                                                 N 118                                         N 118
                             Gif-sur-Yvette                                          Gif-sur-Yvette

                                                       Existing reconfigured              Available land plots                Transport network                                                    Available land plots                  Transport network
                                                       business parks
                                                                                              Delivery by 2019              Grand Paris Expressière                         Orsay Ville              Delivery by 2019Orsay       Ville     RER B train line
                                                       1   “Les Algorithmes”               Deliveryière
                                                                                       La Hacquin   by 2024
                                                                                                                                 La Hacquin metro Line 18
                                                                                                                            Express Bus 91-06 : Massy >                                              Delivery by 2024                      Grand Paris Express metro Line 18
                                                       2   “Espace technologique”             Delivery by 2026            Bures-su r-Yvette
                                                                                                                            St. Quentin-en-Yvelines                          Bures-sur-Yvette        Delivery by 2026                      Express Bus 91-06 : Massy > St. Quentin-
                                                       3   “Parc Orsay Université”                                                                                                                                                         en-Yvelines

                                                                                                                              Satory, new district
                                                                                                                              of Versailles
                                                              La Défense
                                                                                                                              The development of Satory, Versailles’ 8th district,                     N     La Défense,          Château         Versailles            Versailles Satory      Eiffel tower        Montparnasse   Versailles Satory district
                                                                                                                              is a decisive industrial and technological                                     business district    de Versailles                         district                                          tower   program development
                                                                                                                              innovation project, with significant economic and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  543 acres (220 hectares)
                                                                                                                              residential potential. In the short term, access to
                                                                                                                              the area will be improved by better connections to                                                                                                                                                  250, 000 m2 of business
                                                                                                                              the Versailles-Chantiers station and then by the                                                                                                                                                    activities and offices (60 %
                                                                                                                              arrival of line 18 of the Grand Paris Express                                                                                                                                                       R&D and 40 % tertiary)
                                                                                                                              metro. Urban studies are underway and the first
                                          Versailles                                                                          opportunities will be open by 2017.                                                                                                                                                                 350, 000 m2 of housing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  40, 000 m2 of public equipment
                                                                                                                              A remarkable natural environment
                                    VERSAILLES                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    10, 000 m2 of retail
                                      SATORY        Paris-Saclay                                                              The location benefits from the scenic landscape of
                                     DISTRICT                                                                                 the Bièvre Valley and the area neighboring the                                                                                                                                                      Companies
                                                                                                                              Château de Versailles. The landscape is the matrix                                                                                                                                                  Renault Trucks Defense,
                                                                    Massy                                                     for a high quality urban development, mixing                                                                                                                                                        Citroen Racing, Nexter
                                                  URBAN            Palaiseau                                                  business, housing and public services and
                                                 CAMPUS                                                                       amenities.
                                                                                               Orly                           A center for the mobilities of the future
                                                                                                    na                        and sustainable city
                                                                                                                              Satory is home to a rich scientific and industrial
                                                                                                                              network made up of major players, public and
                                                                                                                              private, from the automotive, low carbon and
                                                                                                                              innovative transport sector.
                                                                                                                              The development of the district is also an
                                                                                                                              unprecedented opportunity to integrate, from the
                                                                                                                              very outset of the planning phase, innovations
                                                                                                                              and services addressing every aspect of the
                                                                                                                              sustainable city, including water, energy, waste
                                                                                                                              management, agriculture, biodiversity, and
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      A driver, a coordinator, a developer
      and a partner

      Created in 2010 under the Grand Paris Act,
      the Paris-Saclay Development Authority drives                              Université Paris-Saclay              DIRECCTE Île-de-France               BusinessFrance                      Paris Région Entreprises,           Paris Île-de-France               Essonne departmental                Yvelines departmental
      and coordinates the development of the Paris-                                                                                                                                            the Paris Region                    Regional Chamber of               council (Conseil                    council (Conseil
      Saclay scientific and technological cluster and                            Université Paris-Saclay enjoys       The regional directorate for         Business France brings together     Economic Development                Commerce and Industry             départemental                       départemental des
      the promotion of its international scope and                               exceptional scientific potential,    enterprises, competition policy,     all its expertise to support your   Agency                                                                de l’Essonne)                       Yvelines)
      outreach. The Authority acts as the developer                              bringing together 18 founding        consumer affairs, labour             business development and                                                The Paris Île-de-France
      for joint development zones, partner to the                                members of varied but                and employment (direccte) is a       to ensure the success of your       Acting on behalf of the Île-de-     Regional Chamber                  Located in the southern part of     Just 20 minutes from the La
      academic players of Université Paris-Saclay                                complementary nature into one        state service under the authority    projects by offering                France region, the association      of Commerce and Industry          the Paris region, Essonne is        Défense cbd and 35 minutes
      and to the local authorities.                                              top tier research university.        of the regional Préfet, with a       a pragmatic, customized             Paris Région Entreprises plays      provides access to a wide range   strategically situated with         from central Paris, Yvelines
                                                                                 It offers a wide range of courses,   mission to sustain economic          approach in line with               a lead role with companies          of services devoted to            respect to both France and          offers all the requisite
                                                                                 from bachelor's degrees              development of enterprises in        your budget and ambitions.          looking to deploy their             businesses, and to all the        Europe. With a population           conditions for successfully
                                                                                 to doctorates, all of a high         order to develop employment.         Acting as a key player in           development projects. It assists    information, agencies, aids       of over 1.2 million people,         setting up and developing
                                                                                 international level, within the      Key tasks consist in supporting      fostering competitiveness,          companies from the preparatory      and schemes they may need.        62, 476 businesses and around       businesses, whilst enjoying a
      Business and innovation department                                         fields of natural, human and         businesses at every stage in         growth and employment in            phases through to the               The chamber is there to support   250 business and technology         very high quality environment.
                                                                                 social sciences. To meet             growth cycle and anticipating        France, Business France eases       implementation of their             the economic development of       parks, the department is a focus    Its population numbers a high
                                                                                 tomorrow’s scientific challenges     and helping businesses cope          access to all corporate             innovation and international        the Essonne and Yvelines          for much of the industrial and      proportion of qualified young
      6 boulevard Dubreuil                                                       it is implementing a coordinated     with economic change. Civil          development stakeholders and        development projects.               departments and is at the         technological activity of the       people, representing a major
      91400 Orsay                                                                research strategy, focusing on       servants in the Economic,            services on behalf of all           The agency helps you turn           disposal of companies to help     Île-de-France region. The land      asset and a human resources
                                                                                 fundamental science as well as       competitiveness and                  businesses, irrespective of their   ecological, social and societal     them address all practical        and real estate resources           opportunity. The Yvelines
      France                                                                     socio-economic issues.               international department focus       size, sector, and projects, which   goals into long term success        matters to do with their          available, the abundant qualified   council supports and assists
                                                                                 Université Paris-Saclay is a         on start-ups and SMEs with           may include exports,                factors.                            business, trade and               workforce, the proximity of the     companies, in particular with
      T. +33 (0)1 64 54 26 76                                                    significant driving force in the
                                                                                 development of industry,
                                                                                                                      strong growth potential, and
                                                                                                                      with in-depth knowledge of the
                                                                                                                                                           investment, international
                                                                                                                                                           partnerships, etc.
                                                                                                                                                                                               Paris Région Entreprises
                                                                                                                                                                                               prospects trending markets for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   development.                      French capital, and the excellent
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     reputation of the department in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         their real estate requirements.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         It has financed seven incubators                                                particularly in hi-tech and          needs are now supporting             Business France deploys its         high-potential foreign                  terms of research, attract new      and serviced office centers
                                                                                 technology fields.                   upwards of 1,000 enterprises         expertise and contributes to the    companies that will contribute                                        businesses to Essonne year on       totaling € 4.5 million. In the
                                                                                                                      accompanied each year.               international development           to the Paris region's dynamic                                         year. Essonne Développement         Yvelines as a whole, there are                                                                                                 of the French economy through       for innovation and ecological                                         – the Paris Essonne                 22 public facilities of this kind                                                                                                  its network of 1, 500 personnel     and social transition.                                                Development Agency – provides       to accommodate business.                                                                                                                           in 85 offices throughout            The association exercises its                                         businesses with comprehensive
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        paris_saclay                                                                                                                                                                           partnership with a full range                                         setting up in Essonne.
                                                                                                                                                                of Paris region, national and
                                                                                                                                                                                               international stakeholders,                                           www.essonne-
                                                                                                                                                                                               acting to integrate and                                     
                                                                                                                                                                                               coordinate their respective


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                                                                                                                                                                                               Paris-Saclay urban                  Saint-Quentin-                    Versailles Grand Parc
                                                                                                                                                                                               community                           en-Yvelines urban                 urban community
                                                                                                                                                                                               (Communauté                         community                         (Communauté
                                                                                                                                                                                               Paris-Saclay)                       (Communauté                       d’agglomération
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   d’agglomération Saint-            Versailles Grand Parc)
                                                                                                                                                                                               One of the top priorities for the   Quentin-en-Yvelines)
                                                                                                                                                                                               urban community is to support                                         Forming a major economic pole
                                                                                                                                                                                               and energize the Paris-Saclay       Part of an innovation ecosystem   to the west of Paris, located
                                                                                                                                                                                               economy. Besides the creation       close to large international      in an exceptional setting
                                                                                                                                                                                               and development of 50 business      corporations, with a              of international renown,              Copyrights Cyril Abad /
                                                                                                                                                                                               hubs, the community is              concentration of high             and ideally connected to the          CAPA Pictures / Safran ;
                                                                                                                                                                                               promoting the development of        – potential SMEs, set in          center of Paris, both by public       Alticlics ; ArtefactoryLab ;
                                                                                                                                                                                               projects and new ventures with      an attractive landscaped          transport and motorway,               Carlos Ayesta ; Jérémy Barande /
                                                                                                                                                                                               its 4 incubators and its business   environment – there are any       Versailles Grand Parc represents      École polytechnique ; Adeline
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Bommart ; Patrizia di Fiore ;
                                                                                                                                                                                               startup center (Maison de la        number of good reasons to         an ideal choice of location
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Drone Press ; Sylvie Fredriksson ;
                                                                                                                                                                                               création d’entreprise).             choose Saint-Quentin-en-          to develop your activity.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Philippe Guignard ;
                                                                                                                                                                                               It also exercises this mission      Yvelines to site a business       Opportunities range all the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           LM Communiquer ;
                                                                                                                                                                                               through actions aimed at            activity within one of its six    way from incubators for young
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           MDP-XDGA-FAA ; MSTKA ;
                                                                                                                                                                                               building on the economic            economic poles, representing      innovative enterprises, through
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Hugo Noulin / Action Création ;
                                                                                                                                                                                               attractiveness of the territory     a total 45 million sq ft          to bespoke extensions of              Claire Olivès ; OMA ; RPBW ;
                                                                                                                                                                                               with events such as Paris-Saclay    of business real estate.          business parks over several           SOA Architectes ; Société
                                                                                                                                                                                               Connexion.                          The services of the urban         hectares for large companies,         du Grand Paris ; © Université
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   community will guide you          with a host of more mid-size          Paris-Saclay ; @Urbavox.
                                                                                                                                                                                                     towards the most suitable         options in half a dozen business
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   business location                 centers and more than 10              Graphic Design
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   to meet your particular           million square feet of business       LM communiquer & associés
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   requirements.                     real estate.
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One of the top 8 innovation clusters in the world - EPAPS
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