Our missions

Connecting Écoles Centrale laboratories with industrial partners

The vocation of Centrale Innovation is to professionalise the service provided to companies, thanks to excellent managerial practices (management of partnership research projects, cost control, meeting deadlines). The company provides a complete service:
    • Addressed to laboratories, the subsidiary provides its knowledge for the management of research projects, the hiring of contract staff, the project cost control, etc.
    • Addressed to industrial partners and/or institutions, Centrale Innovation acts as an interface between researchers from Ecoles Centrale and their industrial partners, in the context of their contractual relations, from the negotiation to the administrative and financial management of these contracts.
Its main missions are based on two objectives: Participate in research results valorisation (products, processes, resulting from the research of the Ecoles centrale through :
        • Research and Development contracts,
        • study and measurement services,
        • expertise / consulting,
        • technological survey.
Promote Knowledge Transfer from laboratories to companies, particularly SMEs, thanks to transfer engineers and the organisation of scientific events...