Internet of Things (IoT)

The figures talk for themselves

20,000 industrial firms ready to connect with new technology providers

€15,2 million in fundraising

45 specialised courses available


Great business opportunities

Great because you will have no trouble integrating your industry 4.0 applications across our region’s industries. We’re leaders in the construction of civilian aerostructures, shipbuilding and leisure marine (yachting and sailing boats), agrifood and agricultural equipment. Specific areas of interest include: maintenance/predictive maintenance, constraint management, product tests and quality control, remote monitoring, remote control of machines… Your connected product or system will find its customers!

Great because your system will find applications in the health sector, such as wellbeing, healthcare and medicine.

Great because Pays de la Loire is where brain waves become connected objects and so you’ll find the right ecosystem to develop and produce your connected system.



Leading names


Powerful networking and the right connections

Innovation clusters

Images & Réseaux

The reference cluster of digital innovation (Intelligent territory, smart home, e-education and e-health …)

Business clusters


Brings together businesses in the electronics sector and users from all sectors

ANGERS French Tech

French Tech: #IoT #Manufacturing thematics

Innovation platforms

Technocampus Electronique & IoT

Mutualized technological research platform dedicated to electronics and IoT technologies


supports the digital transformation of products and manufacturing processes thanks to connected electronic systems

Academic resources

Academic resources

  • Arts et Métiers ParisTech: This engineering school provides courses to develop the skills that are essential for meeting the challenges of tomorrow’s industry and to participate in technological developments (transport, health, energy and construction)
  • Centrale Nantes: Ranked in the top 5 best engineering schools in France. Known for its Ph.D. research studies on Manufacturing and Additive Manufacturing.  Other Ph.D. research studies on Computer Science and Automation, & Robotics
  • ESAIP: A Graduate School of Engineering in Angers, has trained more than 2,500 young people in the fields of Computer science & networks, Risk, Health, Safety & Environmental Management
  • ESEO: The Grande Ecole of General Engineers in Intelligent Objects and Systems
  • ICAM: This engineering school (Grande Ecole) delivers Engineering Degrees (Master level) and offers trainings in engineering : lectures and qualifications, internships in our labs in R&D projects (for short or long periods), research activities, cooperative programs
  • Polytech’Angers: Graduate School of Engineering of the University of Angers. Fields: Industrial Systems, Health, Biology Sciences and Construction

Let's meet at an event

03 September



The first European exhibition dedicated to IoT, artificial intelligence and robotics. 3 & 4 September 2020
Meet us there!