Entries by Esther Odountan

Appointment of Gabrielle Landrac to the position of Director of Education in the Directorate General of IMT

Gabrielle Landrac was previously Director of International Relations and Academic Partnerships at IMT Atlantique. She joined the Directorate General in January 2019 and succeeded Bertrand Bonte, who left to take the position of Director of Programs at IMT Lille Douai. After graduating from Télécom Bretagne (the former name of IMT Atlantique) in 1986, Gabrielle Landrac […]


Qualcomm signs agreement with EURECOM, IMT and France Brevets to support tech research for future 5G standards

France Brevets, IMT and EURECOM today announced a joint agreement with Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) to foster research into new technologies for future 5G standards. Under the terms of the agreement, Qualcomm will contribute funding and standards expertise to support wireless communications research by EURECOM and its partner organization Institut Mines-Télécom (IMT), while France Brevets […]


SPARTA – Re-imagining the way cybersecurity research, innovation, and training are performed in the European Union

Cybersecurity is an urgent and major societal challenge. Highly correlated with the digitalization of our societies, cyberthreats have an increasing impact on our lives. It is therefore essential to ensure digital security and strategic autonomy of the EU by strengthening leading cybersecurity capacities. This challenge will require the coordination of Europe’s best competences, towards common […]


A partner of JEC World 2019, IMT will host the “Composites in Action” space dedicated to 3D printing composites from 12 to 14 March

3D printing is now easily accessible both in terms of availability of machines and cost. How can these 3D printers be used in industrial applications? To answer the question, IMT will propose a “Composites in Action” space dedicated to “3D printing Composites“ at the JEC World 2019 show. The space will be hosted in collaboration with Deutsches […]


IMT publishes its 11th Barometer of digital professions 2019

Since 2009, IMT has been conducting business tendency surveys with companies to identify trends in recruitment in the digital sector for the current year. Big Data skills, Cybersecurity and AI among top needs Employers in the IT sector anticipate equivalent hiring trends to last year. Artificial intelligent is now among the most sought-after skills.   […]


The IMT-Académie des Sciences Awards 2019 open for applications

The third edition of the IMT-Académie des Sciences Awards is now open for applications. Supported by Fondation Mines-Télécom, the awards strive to reward exceptional scientific contributions at the European level in three areas: digital transformation in industry; energy and environmental engineering; and materials and manufacturing (new for 2019). The deadline for applications is April 23, […]


Renewal of the Cyber CNI Chair: Partners Signed on 22 January at FIC 2019 in Lille

After three years of operation, the Cybersecurity of Critical Infrastructure Chair (Cyber CNI) is being renewed for three more years thanks to the commitment of its academic and industrial partners. The IMT Chair, led by IMT Atlantique (through research teams from the STICC laboratory, UMR CNRS 6285), benefits from partnerships with Télécom ParisTech and Télécom […]


IMT organizes the final round of the 2019 METHA EUROPE competition for Ever Monaco

METHA (French acronym for Energy Management in Transport and Housing), organized by IMT in partnership with EVER Monaco 2019, is a competition for innovative projects with the theme of the “Sustainable City”. The competition features the following categories: A “Pre-Creation” category intended to reward an innovative concept. A “Development” category, for companies under 3 years […]

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Industry of the future: the Franco-German Academy launches 7 new projects

After a call for projects launched by the Franco-German Academy among researchers at IMT and TUM (Technische Universität Munchen), seven projects were recently selected on the Academy’s key themes. In addition, a Franco-German platform on AI will soon be created. The projects chosen cover the following six topics: AI for the industry of the future, […]