Can a machine listen to and enter into dialogue with a musician in real time when he is playing a piece of music? Arshia Cont, research director of an Inria/CNRS/Ircam team has taken up the challenge by creating iMuze, a start-up featuring Antescofo software, developed with the MuTant research team and which combines real musical instruments with electronic sound production devices.
In order to accelerate digital simulations - which are sometimes very time-consuming - numerical analysts are turning to parallel computing. This process, which is becoming increasingly widespread in industry, is at the heart of the work carried out by Cédric Lachat, computer scientist and co-founder of the Solips project with François Pellegrini.
At the dawn of the age of the connected and cooperative vehicle, the issue of means of communication between different equipments is an urgent one. The start-up YoGoKo - twice prize-winner at the i-Lab competition - already has a promising "all-in-one" solution. Its CEO, Thierry Ernst, explains.
In the price comparison jungle, planning a trip can sometimes be difficult. With Aetheris, researcher Chedy Raïssi's goal is to help users to truly customise their journeys as simply as possible.
The bug, an attacker that can disrupt and even paralyse a computer system, is the computer-user’s nightmare. In order to offer clean and more robust applications, engineer Nicolas Petitprez has turned bug-hunting into an obsession.
- Nicolas Petitprez
- Martin Monperrus
- Technology transfer
- Software developments
Hugo Talbot’s ambition is to create digital tools that will help to simplify the training of future doctors. As leader of the Open Health Simulation (OHS) project that is part of the Mimesis team, this young researcher is currently working on the simulation of real-time cardiac electrophysiology.
Mediego was founded in April 2015 by Anne-Marie Kermarrec, a specialist in peer-to-peer systems and a Director of Research at Inria. This start-up company builds up a profile of individual web users in order to offer them products and services that match their tastes.
Carrying out maintenance operations on the labyrinthine and stratified information systems found in large corporations can often prove to be a headache. The start-up company, Synectique, has the capability of exploring this complex world, and can also provide made-to-measure diagnostics and repairs. One of the founders, Stéphane Ducasse, explains.
Start-up - InSimo
It was a request from an American charity that got everything going for InSimo. Co-founder and Chairman Jérémie Allard looks back at that episode and explains what is so special about his young company's medical simulators.
Start-up - Mensia Technologies
Put simply, Mensia Technologies offers the possibility of controlling machines with through thought. This new start-up is focusing essentially on therapeutic applications, but is now offering other services and products, as its Technical Director, Yann Renard, explains.
- Software technology
- Yann Renard
- Functional rehabilitation
- Gestual interaction
- Mensia Technologies
- Human-computer interaction
Start-up Inria 2005-2013
The technology companies originating from Inria manufacture products stemming from research prototypes or disseminate the know-how acquired by the Institute. Their founding teams include a former member of an Inria team.
Immersions in entrepreneurship
Start-up - LTU Technologies
Start-up - Golaem
Start-up - SysFera