Business creation guides

Incubateur PACA-EST

The Business incubator offers innovative entrepreneurs tailored support over a period of 6 to 24 months, along with training and expertise, office space. In certain cases, refundable advances may also be allocated. It mainly provides support and assistance for projects derived from or associated with French government research programmes. The business incubator is supported by the Ministry of Research and Higher Education, the PACA Regional council, the departmental councils of Alpes Maritimes and Var, the metropolis of Nice-Côte d'Azur, the urban community of Toulon-Provence-Méditerranée, and the Greater urban area communities of Sophia Antipolis and Pays de Grasse, as well as the Town Council of Cannes. Its goal is to develop high added value sectors of the local economy and as such, takes no share in the capital of the future company.


Incubateur Impulse

The Aix Marseille University (AMU), the Avignon University, the Ecole Centrale Marseille, the Ecole Arts & Metiers, the Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), the National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), the Institute for Research and Development (IRD), the INSERM and the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines have taken a common initiative in helping scientific pioneers willing to set up their own company. Any individual or legal entity wishing to develop an innovative startup based on science and technology can, since 1999, benefit from the human and financial support of a public incubator. This structure provides a support to innovative projects based on public research and promotes the setting up of perennial companies which will create new jobs. Supported by the MESRI, European Union and local authorities, the intervarstity incubator Impulse is an open system aiming to leverage the results of publicresearch by the setting up of new innovative businesses.


Incubateur Belle de Mai

Since 1999, the Belle de Mai Incubator has supported project leaders in the creation of their innovative business. Its 18-month incubation program has enabled many entrepreneurs to make their entrepreneurial dream come true thanks to tailor-made support and advice from financial and commercial experts, including the account managers of the incubator, thanks to in-depth sessions and project analysis, networking, a financial contribution of up to € 40,000 and unwavering support from the entire incubator team !



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