Business Landing Nice Côte d’Azur: Support for business set up in France

The Nice Côte d’Azur Metropolis is renewing the financial scheme “Business Landing Nice Côte d’Azur,” which aims to encourage the establishment of new economic activities throughout its territory. The “Business Landing Nice Côte d’Azur” grant provided to the company may range from 30,000 to 50,000 euros. The deadline to submit one’s company application has been […]

Entrepreneurship in Research Award 2024

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The Nice Côte d’Azur Metropolis launches the Entrepreneurship in Research Prize. As part of its research support policy, the Nice Côte d’Azur Metropolis is committed to promoting the excellence of Côte d’Azur research in the field of entrepreneurship and making it known to the general public. In order to encourage this initiative, it has established […]

Naval Transition: Pioneering Eco-Responsible Naval Architecture in Nice Côte d’Azur

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Founded by engineer and naval architect Billy Devauchelle, Naval Transition stands out as an innovative player in eco-responsible tech in the field of shipbuilding. Established in Nice in 2023, this innovative blue economy enterprise places ecology at the heart of its projects, committing to design environmentally respectful ships throughout their lifecycle. Naval Transition offers a […]

Nice Climate Summit, September 26 and 27, 2024


The Nice Climate Summit, the first international event dedicated to biodiversity and climate, will be organized on September 26 and 27, 2024, at the Palais de la Méditerranée in Nice. This initiative is led by the Métropole Nice Côte d’Azur, the City of Nice, the South Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur Region, and La Tribune, aiming […]

Blue Innovation Challenge: Supporting Innovation in Marine Space Protection


Nice Côte d’Azur Metropolis has made sustainable marine economy and coastal protection one of its priorities, placing new technologies and innovation at the heart of its ambitious policies in this regard. It is launching the second edition of the “Blue Innovation Challenge” call for projects for the protection of marine environments. Hosting the United Nations […]

The Nice Côte d’Azur Metropolis Accelerates Towards Sustainable Mobility

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Key Highlights: Continuation and funding of major sustainable transport projects, including the extension of tramway lines and the electrification of buses. Significant development of cycling infrastructure, aiming for a 10% modal share of cycling by 2026. Expansion of the electric vehicle charging network, with a goal surpassed two years ahead of the scheduled deadline. Ecological […]

Earthwake Redefines Plastic Waste Recycling

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With an exceptional fundraising and national recognition, Earthwake establishes itself as an indispensable player in cleantech. In a year marked by significant advances in environmental technologies, Earthwake, a startup based in Nice, stands out with remarkable successes. Between an impressive fundraising of 2.2 million euros and a round table of 750,000€ on Wiseed (Source Tribuca), […]

Microalgae: €2M Fundraising for Inalve

Inalve Metropole Nice Cote dAzur

Simultaneously a deeptech, cleantech, agritech, bluetech, and biotech company, Inalve, based in Nice, is an innovative industrial startup leading in the production of microalgae on biofilm. Its patented technology already represents an ecological and sustainable alternative to meet the specific needs of aquaculture and animal feed. As announced during our April 2023 interview, Inalve has […]