What is a chair ?
Chairs and sponsorship programmes:
> Research and teachning sponsorships
A research and teachning sponsorship is a pluridisciplinary program supported by a patron in order to set up academic activities (research and / or teachning) around key issues for the École and linked to specific areas of the patron.
> Academic and research chairs
In order to be labelled « Chair », a sponsorship programme must be of a suitable scale, both in its duration and in its financial amounts.
Discover our chairs and sponsorship programmes
Sponsorship of one or more companies grant us the complementary resources to bring forward research on state of the art company-driven scientific thematics in our laboratories. This is done through the exploration of new technologies, methodologies or materials.
Chairs and sponsorship programmes establish collaborations between academic and industrial partners and position themselves as an experiences and practices exchange ground.
In terms of education, chairs and research programmes allow students to be trained in new issues through specific education modules, hence allowing them to reach work environment with detailed and applied knowledge on companies' specific area of expertise.