Learn more about our different R&D collaboration agreements


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Since its creation, the CEA has been supporting and helping companies develop innovations by providing its expertise and technologies. Hundreds of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and major industry groups manage their innovation programmes with the CEA, and thus with the IRESNE.

This web page is for industry players, companies and entrepreneurs interested in collaborating with IRESNE.​​

Why collaborate with IRESNE?
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Renowned scientific excellence

The CEA supports industrial innovation through technological research that is founded on first-class fundamental research in each sector of activity.

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Innovative and secure research

​Managing its intellectual property is a key component of the CEA's strategy for transferring innovation to companies.

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Access to cutting-edge equipment

The CEA has accumulated extensive experience in the design and operation of major research facilities. Other than its knowledge and know-how, the CEA manages cutting-edge technology platforms that are available to companies for their own projects.​​

Who are IRESNE’s partners?
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Learn more about our current partners

​Types of partnerships
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​​Joint R&D laboratory and institute partnerships

A joint laboratory or institute partnership involves creating a specific unit that is staffed by each entity and is tasked with working on a joint R&D project.​​​

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​Research programmes​​​

The purpose of such research programmes is to allow teams to work together on a specific R&D subject through bilateral or multilateral agreements signed between two or more players.

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Do any of these partnerships meet your requirements? Feel free to contact us to discuss your needs. We are happy to discuss your project with you to find the best partnership solution.​​