Academic Chair dedicated to the Internet of Everything
This morning, Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister of Defence and John Chambers, Chairman and CEO of Cisco, announced an Academic and Research Program dedicated to the Internet of Everything.
— École polytechnique (@Polytechnique) September 18, 2014
Robert Vassoyan, General Manager of Cisco France, Jacques Biot, President of École Polytechnique, and Jean-Bernard Lartigue, Executive Director of the École Polytechnique Foundation signed an agreement committing resources to foster French innovation, addressing IoE’s potential for digital growth. The Program aims to transform all sectors of society and businesses by tapping into one of the densest concentrations of bright young minds in France.
Building upon several years of joint collaboration on teaching curriculum and research internships with Cisco, and driven by cross- curriculum excellence and the fame of its research laboratory in computer science (LIX), Ecole Polytechnique reinforced its collaboration with Cisco, the worldwide leader in IT.