The FLEXGRID ecosystem ready to build the smart city of the future

Once again this year, players from the smart grid sector, the FLEXGRID ecosystem and the Capenergies cluster joined forces to present the progress of the programme and their novel solutions at the Innovative City Convention (ICC), backed by the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region. With more than 3248 participants and 139 exhibitors from 77 different countries, the 7th Innovative City Convention confirmed its status as a major international event for the smart grid industry. It attracted a broad professional public: representatives from cities and urban communities, developers, companies and foreign delegations.READ MORE

First Capenergies business summit in Corsica proves successful

On Monday 23 October 2017, the first-ever Capenergies energy and industry business summit in Corsica, “I primi scontri di l’energia è di l’industria”, was held at the Ajaccio Convention Centre. It was organised by Capenergies in partnership with the Corsican Economic Development Agency (ADEC) – a founding member of the competitive cluster – and was backed by both the Ecole d’Ingénieurs Paolitech and the Corsican Regional Directorate for Enterprises, Competition Policy, Consumer Affairs, Labour and Employment (DIRECCTE). During this event, a total of 70 business meetings took place between leading Corsican energy and industry stakeholders. READ MORE

HUGo – Launch event for the first class (2017-2019) of disabled students at Polytech Marseille (entry by invitation only)

Thursday 9 February 2017, 4 pm
Polytech Marseille, Luminy campus

The first class of the HUGo (Handi U Go!) engineering programme will be joined by the course patron, French political scientist and disability activist Jean-Christophe Parisot de Bayard, at a launch party to be held at the Marseille Polytechnic on 9 February 2017.READ MORE