Our objectives

Towards competitiveness and sovereignty

Brittany aims to develop production technologies in order to increase competitiveness of its companies, but also to create an industry of “transitions” focusing on materials, energy, mobility technologies… Paving the way to a more sustainable industry.

The R&I landscape

large range of Breton research institutions

Industrial issues concern a large range of Breton research institutions, which are collaborating in meta-projects such as: MAT&TRANS, INDUSTRIE DU FUTUR, … Innovative actors are structured around several clusters such as ID4CAR and EMC2.


patent families since 2000


technological platforms

IMT Atlantique

energy and environmental processes

Among IMT Atlantique research expertises are energy and environmental processes, robotics and automation and networked systems.


Hand in hand with industrial actors

Inria is jointly working with industrial actors on all industrial digital aspects, from software engineering to cybersecurity.

Université de Rennes 1

Focus on chemistry and physics

Researchers at Université de Rennes 1 are linked to this thematic by their research in chemistry, green chemistry, materials, and physics of inorganic glass. Sustainability of such innovations is transversal across their research.

Université de Bretagne Occidentale

Material as priority

Research on material is important at Université de Bretagne Occidentale, in particular in chemistry, rheology and laser physics.

Application is open
Start 2022/12/01 End 2023/02/15

Interested by one of the BIENVENÜE fellowships? Look further at the eligibility conditions, the programme content, the financial support and how to apply in the dedicated section.