|Lyon and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
The first region in France in the field of Engineering. One of the strongest in Materials Science
Energy, Mobility and Transport, Environment, Health and bio- engineering are our priorities.
A strong collaboration between several Ceramic laboratories
MATEIS@INSA-Lyon, SIMAP&3SR@Grenoble INP, LMI@University Lyon 1, LGF@School of Mines St Etienne, ENS Lyon, ILM Lyon, etc.
A network of companies in the different fields of ceramics
From large groups (Saint-Gobain, Framatome, CEA, Baïkowski, Safran, Lafarge Holcim, Imerys Aluminate, Carbone Savoie, Bony, Alteo, etc.) ...
To smaller innovative companies (Mathym, Sceram, Noraker, Setaram, etc.)
French City for International Events
Lyon Saint-Exupéry International Airport: 3rd airport in France - 130 direct flight connections
Part Dieu train station:
TGV station and direct connections to London, Frankfurt, Barcelona, Bruxelles, Torino, Milano
Green city: 4,000
free to use bicycles -766 km
of bicycle paths
hotels - 18,200
The gastronomic capital of France: 4,617
restaurants - 19
esearch labs in 2018
students - 13,300
researchers - 5,400
start-ups in the Greater Lyon area
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