The FpUL becomes the Fondation Innovation et Transitions

On The January 13, 2023

The Foundation for the Université de Lyon has evolved to become the Fondation Innovation et Transitions (Innovation and Transitions Foundation) in order to strengthen its impact in support of innovation and major transitions within the region.

The Fondation Innovation et Transitions, established by socio-economic, academic and institutional players, aims to promote the progress of knowledge and innovation by supporting actions carried out by higher education and research institutions and the socio-economic world. Its purpose is to contribute to a well balanced scientific, environmental, social, economic and cultural development of the territory by acting in the public interest. While the foundation is based in Lyon, it is also capable of working throughout the country.

The Fondation Innovation et Transitions is a public benefit foundation governed by its articles of association, which were validated by the Council of State on December 20, 2022. 

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