IRT Nanoelec market-specific meeting on the automotive industry

IRT Nanoelec held its sixth market-specific meeting, this one on “Nanoelectronics and the cars of the future.” The meeting brought in a large audience. Participants and speakers got a chance to share their insights on what the cars of the future will look like, focusing on the main technological hurdles and other challenges that the… Lire la suite » ... Read more »

IRT Nanoelec 2017 Scientific Committee Meeting

The IRT Nanoelec Scientific Committee held its fourth annual meeting on June 25, 2017 at Grenoble Ecole de Management’s GEM Playground serious game room and connected store. Grenoble Ecole de Management is a founding partner of IRT Nanoelec. This year’s meeting was attended by thirteen members of the Scientific Committee, including new members whose profiles… Lire la suite » ... Read more »

IRT Nanoelec at the Rabat Conference on Sustainable Development on March 21

Morocco officially took over the COP 22 (United Nations Climate Change Conference) Presidency on November 7, 2016. Mobility is central to sustainable development in Africa. The 4th Conference on Sustainable Mobility in Africa was held on March 21, 2017 under the aegis of the Moroccan Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure and addressed urban mobility, electric… Lire la suite » ... Read more »

Grenoble Ecole de Management and EPITA join forces to offer France’s first certificate program in Information Systems Security and Risk Management

Business school Grenoble Ecole de Management and Paris-based information technology institute EPITA recently signed a partnership agreement to develop new educational programs combining their respective areas of expertise. This is the first continuing or executive education program of its kind to be approved by France’s federation for the digital, engineering, consulting, and events industries. The… Lire la suite » ... Read more »

Report on the IMAPS Device Packaging conference

IRT Nanoelec attended the 13th IMAPS International Conference and Exhibition on Device Packaging from March 7 to 9 in Phoenix. The IMAPS International Conference and Exhibition on Device Packaging is the world’s leading 3D packaging and integration event. This year’s conference was chaired by Leti’s Gilles Poupon, an internationally-renowned packaging expert, and attracted 526 participants representing 19 countries. The… Lire la suite » ... Read more »

IRT Nanoelec education and training website online

The new IRT Nanoelec education and training website is now online (in French): http://www.nanoelec-formations.fr/ The new IRT Nanoelec education and training website, www.nanoelec-formations.fr, is the result of the IRT Nanoelec education and training partnership between Grenoble Ecole de Management and Grenoble Institute of Technology and their academic partners, including Grenoble-Alpes University. The new website was… Lire la suite » ... Read more »

Catapult/IRT meeting

A meeting for Catapult committees and IRT directors was held in London. The goal was for representatives of the two similar initiatives (Catapult in the UK and the IRTs in France) to share and compare their experiences, identify potential synergies, and work together to shape the future. The Catapult centers were set up by Innovate UK (formerly… Lire la suite » ... Read more »

IRT Nanoelec takes part in day-long conference on digital security in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region

ANSSI (France’s national information systems security agency) held a day-long conference on digital security on March 23 with the support of Grenoble Institute of Technology’s Ense3 energy, water, and environmental engineering school and IRT Nanoelec. The meeting gave local stakeholders an opportunity to share their thoughts on digital security. The day’s program included speakers from… Lire la suite » ... Read more »

The three-question interview with Bruno Ragué, Associate Director, IRT Nanoelec

How likely is it that we will see any changes in public policy? The current situation is favorable. Since 2015, the International Year of Evaluation, there have been a number of initiatives to place evaluation at the center of public policy decisions in France. This is true in general terms (see https://www.evaluationvigie.fr/quel-est-limpact-des-evaluations-de-politiques-publiques-sgmap, as well as… Lire la suite » ... Read more »

Post-event reports: IRT Nanoelec meetups

IRT Nanoelec held its fifth market-specific meeting on how IRT Nanoelec programs can contribute to innovation in data centers. The event brought in a big audience and the speakers shared their insights into how the market, technologies, and applications will shape the future of data centers. According to Yole, data traffic is expected to triple… Lire la suite » ... Read more »