CentraleSupélec

CentraleSupélec is an internationally-reputed Higher Education and Research Institution. Its excellence lies in its combination of fundamental and applied sciences for innovation with societal impact. For almost two centuries, CentraleSupélec's top engineers have been practicing their skills and knowledge for the development of corporate institutions and public organizations.

The Incubator

Created in 2001, the Incubator is aligned with the cutting-edge educational approach of the school. This consists of “training engineers capable of facing the greatest challenges of their times”. On fully equipped premises, the incubator hosts and supports innovative and ambitious projects from their earliest developmental stages, some led by École Centrale Paris and Supélec graduates, but not exclusively. A few key figures:

  • 15 - 20 projects incubated at any one time
  • 70 companies created
  • More than 540 jobs created
  • 80% success rate
  • A call center comprising 5 telephone desks
  • 18 fully-equipped offices
  • 3 meeting rooms and a relaxation area

All details and contacts can be found here.

As many as 20 start-ups are being supported in their development in the incubator at any one time.

For the past 14 years, the École Centrale Paris incubator, now the CentraleSupélec incubator, has hosted 70 companies