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Be where the future is!

Western France is a highly sought-after location among companies wishing to expand. Whether French or foreign, these companies often have prior knowledge of the scientific and technological potential of the area thanks to an existing industrial contact in Rennes.

Choose Ille-et-Vilaine for your technology company?

  • Recruit well-qualified staff: 58,500 students and 39 higher education establishments
  • Work with internationally-famous research centres (Inria, Inra, Inserm, CNRS etc.)
  • Take advantage of the presence of leading companies nearby (Orange / France Télécom, Technicolor / Thomson, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Lactalis, Le Duff, Roullier group etc.)
  • Be part of a business dynamic and a rich fabric of innovative SMEs
  • Be part of a dynamic network of players in the field of innovation: 4 competitiveness clusters (Imaging & Networks, Valorial –the food of the future-, Sea Brittany, Top-of-the-Range Automobile)
  • Enjoy a great lifestyle in Rennes, Saint-Malo etc.

A team to help you with your project

  • The Park helps you to finalise your project by putting you in contact with the right people.
  • It includes you in its network - more than 250 professional and scientific members, more than 1,000 companies and agencies involved in the life of the Park.
  • It puts you in contact with industrialists, research centres, higher education establishments and local authorities.
  • It increases general awareness of your company through its own communication resources (Internet, Information bulletin, press relations etc).
  • It organises monthly talks and debates to which you are invited.
  • It chairs theme-based working parties (information technologies, food-processing, health, environment, optimisation of research) with a membership drawn from industry and scientific centres in Rennes.