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Cybersecurity - Lille - International Forum

8th International Forum on Cybersecurity

12 Nov 2015 | A region on the move, ICT

On January 25 & 26, 2016, Lille will host the 8th International Forum on Cybersecurity, a must-attend event for Europe's cybersecurity industry. In the spotlight this year: protection of privacy and...

Anarcute Rubika Serre Numérique

Anarcute: Taking the video game world by storm

03 Nov 2015 | A region on the move, ICT

Anarcute, launched by five students at Supinfogame Rubika in Valenciennes, has been winning prizes for best student video game since 2014. The success story continued in September, when their creation won the...

Giroptic - ITC - Northern France

Giroptic—an IT success story made in Northern France

21 Sep 2015 | Front page, A region on the move, ICT

Giroptic is the sort of success story IT startups dream about—and it all happened at Lille’s EuraTechnologies technology park in Northern France. We take a closer look.

immersive forklift training simulator - Northern France

Industrial simulators—Audace scores a success

20 Aug 2015 | ICT, Mobility, A region on the move

There's talent on tap when it comes to information and communications technology (ICT) in Northern France. A close-up look at e-learning solution specialist Audace, now developing simulators for industry.

CGI's global center of excellence for retail in Lille - Northern France

CGI opens global center of excellence for retail in Lille

13 Aug 2015 | ICT, A region on the move

Canada-based CGI, a global player in ICT services, helps retailers make the digital transition smoothly and successfully. In 2015, the company opened its world center of excellence for retail and consumer...

EuraTechnologies - CEA Tech - research - Lille Region

Accelerating innovation in Lille: EuraTechnologies to host CEA Tech platform

05 May 2015 | A region on the move, ICT

CEA Tech will soon launch a new research platform in Lille, strengthening the region’s French Tech label and giving Northern France a boost in the race for innovation. For business, the move signals a leap...

Orchestra Arras - logistics - Nord France Invest - Lille Region

Children’s apparel specialist Orchestra to build new hub in Arras

13 Apr 2015 | Investment, ICT, Mobility

Unique accessibility and a dense yet flexible transportation infrastructure make Northern France a top choice for logistics operations. After welcoming e-commerce powerhouses Amazon and 3SI, Lille Region is...

Rubika - Centopeia - Lille Region

Another prize for Rubika

24 Mar 2015 | ICT, A region on the move

Northern France is a hotspot for talent—and particularly in the visual arts. Students from the region’s world-class Supinfocom Rubika education and training center have just picked up another award, this time...

cooperation agreement with Shenzhen’s Association of Internet of Things - Nord France Invest

Coming soon to Lille Region: Shenzhen Association Of Internet Of Things

02 Dec 2014 | A region on the move, ICT

On a trade mission to China in late October, EuraTechnologies and Nord France Invest signed a cooperation agreement with Shenzhen’s Association of Internet of Things (AOIT), representing over 400 specialized...

retail innovations made in Lille Region

5 retail breakthroughs from Lille Region

13 Nov 2014 | A region on the move, ICT

The birthplace of catalog sales, Lille Region is also home to a host of e-commerce innovations. At the VADConext trade show, held in Lille October 21-23, we found five new retail technologies poised to change...

Wakfu - Ankama

Ankama: Out to conquer the world

30 Sep 2014 | ICT, A region on the move

Roubaix-based animation studio Ankama turns everything it touches into gold—from video games to board games, from comics to merchandising. Building on the success of Dofus, its multiplayer game, Ankama’s...

Lille is French Tech - IT - digital - startup - Lille Region

Lille is French Tech

09 Jul 2014 | A region on the move, ICT

Greater Lille, the Northern France region and the towns of Calais, Lens-Lievin and Valenciennes¬ have together applied for the French Tech label to strengthen their position as a European leader in IT and...

Click and Walk - application - mobile - IT - Lille Region

Clic and Walk revolutionizes marketing

25 Jun 2014 | A region on the move, ICT

Lille Region solidifies its leadership role in e-commerce as Clic and Walk, based right here in Greater Lille, is named one of the world’s 10 most innovative start-ups.

Arenberg Lille Region Nord France Invest

Arenberg—mining innovation

19 May 2014 | A region on the move, ICT

Arenberg is undergoing a radical shift from abandoned coal pit to center of excellence for research in cinema and digital technology. Aim: serve the film and TV industry of tomorrow by designing, developing...

Lille Region - Euratechnologies - PICOM - Shopping Innovation Lab

EuraTechnologies to host retail lab of the future

22 Apr 2014 | A region on the move, ICT

Lille Region’s new Shopping Innovation Lab (Silab) will use new technologies and the Internet to anticipate retail trends, offering a shared laboratory that companies can use to test the innovations that...

Datacenter TDF - Lille Region

TDF opens new data center in Lille Region

20 Feb 2014 | Investment, ICT

TDF’s site in Lambersart, which houses the group’s second regional data center, opened on March 13. Investment: €3 million-€4 million.

Forum on Cybersecurity  - Lille Region

Lille hosts cybersecurity event

17 Feb 2014 | A region on the move, ICT

On January 21-22 Lille hosted the 6th International Forum on Cybersecurity (FIC), the must-attend event for Europe’s cybersecurity industry. This year’s conference attracted two French Cabinet members as well...

Mega-Pixel - - Lille Region

Méga-Pixel personalizes your parcels

03 Feb 2014 | A region on the move, ICT

With, a site marketed by Méga-Pixel, clients can add a personal video to their parcels—an innovative concept now attracting interest from a wide range of brands keen to investigate spin-offs for...

BigBen Interactive - accessories - videogame - consoles - IT - logistics - warehouse - Lille Region

BigBen Interactive plans €4 million investment

14 Oct 2013 | Investment, ICT

Douai warehouse to expand by 9,000 sq m.

France Singapore Innovation Days - digital media - Ubifrance - Nord France Invest - Lille Region

Lille Region a key partner at France Singapore Innovation Days

26 Sep 2013 | A region on the move, ICT

Ubifrance will hold its 3rd FSID business conference in Singapore on October 30 & 31, focusing this year on digital media—where Lille Region is second to none.