Paris Region Lab

Javascript is required to view this map.

Be patient, the map is under construction. If you can't find your living lab on it, kindly provide the ENoLL Office (info@enoll.org) your location details

Information
Information doc: 
Contact: 

Jean-François Galloüin : jean-francois.gallouin@parisregionlab.com, +33 (0)6 81 78 68 10. Paris Region Innovation Lab, 24, rue de l’Est, 75020 PARIS, FRANCE, +33 (0) 47 97 50 85.

Effective member: 
No
Country: 
France

Paris Region Lab aims to boost innovative initiatives with the City’s staff and Region’s staff and to launch calls for tender, focusing on experimentation of innovative solutions, involving future users / citizens. Paris Region Lab is unique in the innovative ecosystem of Paris region, collaborating with local authorities, clusters, start-ups, organizations dedicated to innovation development, incubators, seed capitals...

Description

Paris Region Lab is funded by Paris City, “Ile de France” Region Council, Paris Department Council, AP-HP (Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris, public health establishment of Paris region), RATP (Paris Transportation). It's the only actor positioned as an interface between community services and innovative companies that want to experiment on public domain.

Paris Region Lab missions are:

1. To support City and Region’s staff in their innovative projects, focusing on living experimentation by organizing benchmarks and technological surveys, selecting and proposing innovative solutions to City and Region’s staff. It helps and contributes to boost the link between the local administration’s staff and entrepreneurs.

2. To help innovative companies and start-ups which want to test their products or services in a real life environment. Paris Region Lab aims to open Paris’s Region territory to experimentation.

3. To ensure a technical survey focusing on urban innovation through “Innov’in the City” website 4. To be part of the Paris and Ile de France procurement process by bringing its expertise andassistance while launching calls for projects.

References and Track Record

Launched at the end of 2009, PANAMMES is a call for project to experiment interactive systems for information and orientation in the city, delivering practical information to blind, visually impaired and deaf people. Paris Region Lab is accompanying Paris city on the FabLab project with a benchmark and a prospective study of the concept and its application in the French ecosystem and social environment. Furthermore, Paris Region Lab runs a content website dedicated to urban innovation: www.innovcity.com This creativity show room, constantly updated by Paris Region Lab and its networks of contributing experts, aims to realize a monitoring of the innovations of technology or service in urban zones at an international scale. It gives an overview of global perspectives about any subject related to community concerns: urbanism, social, mobility, environment, culture, tourism, education, health.