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Gérard Giraudon, directeur du centre de recherche INRIA Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée

The Inria Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée research centre is a respected scientific player in its region. It is also a player involved in the development of computational sciences and technologies throughout the Mediterranean basin.

Gérard Giraudon  is head of the Inria Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée research centre.

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Key figures

Inria en bref chiffres cles

Inria Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée research centre is made up of:

  • 600 people including 400 scientists
  • 38 research teams
  • 3 geographic sites: Sophia Antipolis, Montpellier and Bologna (Italy)
  • 16 start-ups

The centre

Batiments Inria Sophia Antipolis

The centre in brief...

Inria established itself on the Sophia Antipolis site in 1981, when the new science park was still in the early stages, with many more facilities still to be built. In a few years, it became one of the leading players of this science park.

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Practical info

How to get to the centre

Inria Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée research centre
2004 route des Lucioles - BP 93
06902 Sophia Antipolis Cedex
Tel.: +33 (0)4 92 38 77 77

Contact us

For any questions about one of the departments of the Inria Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée research centre, please contact the head of the department.