Imagine tomorrow’s world today

Europe’s premier region for innovation, the Paris Region is at the heart of the global digital revolution. A land of innovation and research, the region provides fertile ground for the researchers and entrepreneurs who are imagining and building tomorrow’s world.

Imagine today the world of tomorrow

Europe’s n°1 region when it comes to innovation, the Paris Region area is at the heart of the global digital revolution. A land of innovation and research, the region provides fertile ground for researchers and entrepreneurs looking to imagine and build tomorrow’s world.

In a recent study by KPMG, France emerged as the world’s most competitive country for Research and Development. In fact, the salary cost of a business researcher is 77% lower than in the United States and 30% lower than in the United Kingdom. This explains the buzz surrounding research in France and why the country is spearheading R & D.

Popular across the world, French Tech symbolises French excellence in innovation. Paris Region is a symbol of this success offering endless possibilities for researchers and promoting the entrepreneurial dynamic in which startups in particular play such an important role.

2017 in Paris saw the opening of Station F, the world’s largest startup incubator, capable of hosting up to 1,000 startups. The Paris area is also home to Europe’s largest business incubator, Le Cargo: 15,000 sq m dedicated entirely to innovation and the development of young creative businesses. As such, the StartUp Nation is a haven for researchers and entrepreneurs looking to play an active role in the technological revolution.

Innovation is also taking place in real estate, with nearly 200 young businesses setting up in Grand Paris and investing in the sector. BIM, augmented reality, modelling and intelligent sensors are just some of the innovations that are going to redefine property and make Proptech an industry of the future.

Other startups are reinventing the field of construction and, as such, have won backing from ‘Rêve de scènes urbaines’, the industrial sustainable cities demonstration programme based in the Plaine Commune area of Seine-Saint-Denis. Paris Region is naturally seen as an area with an innovative and sustainable vision.

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