FranceQCI: A project to build the future of the French quantum internet in collaboration with the University Côte d’Azur


The development of the quantum internet is a major issue in ensuring the security of communications and data in critical infrastructure and government institutions. In this context, the FranceQCI project was officially launched on April 18, 2023. This project aims to deploy quantum communication infrastructure (QCI) networks in France and experiment with them under real […]

Two researchers from the Côte d’Azur awarded the CNRS Silver Medal 2023

Two scientists from the Côte d’Azur have been awarded the prestigious CNRS Silver Medal of Talents 2023. Jean-Paul Ampuero, Director of Research at IRD in Geoazur (CNRS/IRD/OCA/UCA), and Laure Blanc-Feraud, director of Research at CNRS in the Laboratory of Computer Science, Signals and Systems of Sophia Antipolis – I3S. (CNRS/UCA – Morpheme Team I3S/INRIA/UBV) were […]

Centrale Méditerranée in Nice: Inauguration


Centrale Marseille has undergone a transformation by becoming Centrale Méditerranée, but it has also expanded. Centrale Méditerranée is a public Grande École of engineering within the prestigious Groupe des Écoles Centrale, and is located in two cities: Marseille and Nice. It offers a complete range of training courses, from post-baccalaureate to doctorate level. The Nice […]

Nice: Centrale Méditerranée is launching a Bachelor’s degree program in “Responsible Engineering and Digital Transformations” for the academic year starting in 2023.


Centrale Méditerranée, a prestigious engineering school, has announced the launch of its new Bachelor’s degree program in “Responsible Engineering and Digital Transformations” for the academic year starting in 2023 in Nice. Intended for students passionate about science, engineering, and digital technology, this three-year post-baccalaureate program will enable students to develop skills in management, creativity, and […]

The EDHEC Global MBA enters the global Top 50 of the FT MBA 2023 ranking


EDHEC Business School, which has one of its campuses based in Nice, enters the Top 50 of the world’s best MBA programs, according to the Financial Times ranking. This new recognition comes a few weeks after climbing three places in the TOP 10 of the best European business schools, reaching the 7th position in the […]

Nice: Meta and launch the Metaverse Academy

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Starting from December 5th, 2022, Meta will be opening the Metaverse Academy in Nice, a free and inclusive school entirely dedicated to the metaverse, in partnership with, a social and solidarity-based enterprise for digital training, the Nice Côte d’Azur Metropolis, and the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Region. With this initiative, Meta aims to support job creation […]

Nice: ISART Game Business School opens in 2023

ISART Digital Nice

ISART Digital has just announced the opening of ISART Game Business School in Nice, starting in the 2023 academic year. The school, located in the heart of Nice Ecovallée, will be dedicated to video games as well as sectors that utilize digital technologies in image, artificial intelligence, and data (such as healthcare, education, and retail). […]

Harvard economist Andrei Shleifer joins SKEMA as a Visiting Professor

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One of the world’s leading economists, this eminent professor will conduct postCOVID-19 research on finance and growth at SKEMA Business School for the academic year. He is the world’s most highly cited economist for his research work. Andrei Shleifer has taken a year leave from the Harvard campus, where he has been teaching since 1991, […]