The centre has 35 project teams, 15 of which are shared with Université Paris-Saclay and 15 with the Institut Polytechnique de Paris. Its activities mobilise more than 660 people, scientists and research and innovation support staff, from 54 nationalities.
Director of the Inria Saclay Centre
Positioning & Strategic issues
Scientific priority areas:
- Scientific computing and optimisation;
- Digital biology and health;
- AI and data science;
- Cybersecurity, privacy, proof and verification;
- Quantum computing;
- Human-computer interaction.
Strategic lines of development:
- Support for DATAIA Institute to make it a global player in the data science and AI world;
- Support for the emergence of DeepTech startup projects;
- Reinforcement of the European ambition and in particular the centre's involvement in the coordination of European projects.
Ecosystem & Partners
The centre’s project-teams are shared with the following academic partners: CentraleSupélec, École polytechnique, ENS Paris-Saclay, ENSTA Paris, Paris-Saclay University and University of Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, CEA, CNRS.
The centre also has many other partnerships:
- Actors in public research: CNES, IFPEN, INRA, Inserm, Onera... ;
- Innovation ecosystem: SystemX, Systematic, NanoInnov, DigiHall, DigiCosme ;
- Local authorities: Essonne Departmental Council, Paris-Saclay Agglomeration Community, Ile-de-France Region;
- SME-ETI: AdaCore, Distène, DataIku, Sysnav, Lemma, Tinyclues... ;
- Major companies: Airbus, Boeing, Dassault Systèmes, EDF, Fujitsu, Google, Microsoft, Orange, PSA, Renault, Safran, Thales, Sony, Total... ;
- International academic partners: Stanford University, UC Berkeley, Newcastle University, Keio University, CWI...