Bordering Switzerland and Italy at east, Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region lies at the crossroads of the main European and national communication ways: South to Montpellier, Marseille, Barcelona, West to Bordeaux and North to Paris.

With 7,8 million inhabitants, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is the 2nd region most populous Region in France and also the 3rd largest (70.000 km²).

With huge metropoles as Lyon, Grenoble, Clermont-Ferrand and Geneva area, 80% of population lives large urban areas. But Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is also the first Mountain Region in France, with 3 mountain ranges (Alps, Jura, Massif Central).

500.000 employees in industrial sector, 40.000 researchers and 14 competitiveness clusters make her the 2nd region in terms of creation of economic wealth.

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Call for contribution - Design within Public Policies

Since several years, local and national governments use design (service design, experience

Thursday, August 08 , 2019

Call for contribution - Design within Public Policies

Please find attached the questionnaire.

Thursday, August 08 , 2019

Rendez-Vous Eco d'Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes à Bruxelles

The vice-President of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region, Annabel ANDRE-LAURENT

Monday, February 04, 2019

ERRIN and Auvergne Rhone Alpes to host a session at WIRE 2018


ERRIN and Auvergne Rhone Alpes Region are hosting a session “Cooperation

Wednesday, June 20 , 2018

Watify Matchmaking Event on Metal 3D Printing

The objective of the matchmaking event is to facilitate inter-regional / cross-border

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Watify Matchmaking Event on Smart Plastics

WATIFY, an initiative funded by the European Commission to support the modernisation of

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

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