With its research centers, university campus, 500 foreign companies and 40,000 scientists, engineers and technicians employed in the area, the Grenoble-Isère region, otherwise known as France’s Silicon Valley, mixes world-class intellectual and scientific dynamism with exceptional quality of life. It is the ideal springboard for Leti’s expansion.
The region’s diverse features include:
CEA-Liten, INRIA, Université Joseph Fourier, Institut Louis Néel, Institut National Polytechnique Grenoble INP, ESRF, ILL.
To expand Grenoble’s scientific ecosystem on the world stage, the city has unveiled a new project, known as “Giant”.
The brainchild of the Grenoble city council, Giant (Grenoble Isère Alpes NanoTechnologies) is envisioned as a “French MIT” to rival the world’s leading technology clusters.
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Grenoble is the leading research centre in France outside the Paris area. Grenoble hosts one of the largest student bodies in France, offering courses in every disciplines.
L'Université de Grenoble entertains many links with the outside world, playing host to 9.000 foreign students each year.
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STMicroelectronics, Sofradir, Soitec, Schneider Electric, ARM, BioMérieux, Capgemini, France Telecom, Bull, Soitec, Atmel, Trixell, Ulis, Silicomp, Teamlog, PolySpace, Tronics Microsystems, ScalAgent, Sofileta, Teem Photonics, Movea.
- At the heart of the French Alps and the gateway to Switzerland and Italy
- 30 minutes from major ski resorts
- 250 km from the Mediterranean
- Numerous cultural events and festivals and endless opportunities for leisure pursuits