Territorial Ecosystem

Nice and Sophia Antipolis, Côte d'Azur, France

The Côte d'Azur offers an optimum environment for high tech business, R&D, research and higher education. DS4H benefits from this very rich industrial and innovation ecosystem including world-class companies, SME, start-ups and competitiveness clusters.

  • The Nice metropolis is a pioneer in contactless NFC mobile services and the smart city concept, as well as e-health and silver economy.
  • The Plaine du Var’s Eco-Vallée is listed as a "national interest operation", and is set to position the Côte d’Azur as an international leader in the fields of cleantech and sustainable development.
  • Sophia-Antipolis is a world-class digital science park (2200 companies and 35,000 employees). For 50 years, Sophia Antipolis has been attracting industry leaders, engineers and researchers from around the globe.