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Maude Megtert

French Media Relations & Institutional Communications
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January 18, 2021

Choose Paris Region, Groupe ADP and RATP Group Announce the Winners of the Worldwide Call for Expressions of Interest Regarding the Setup of an Urban Air Mobility Industry Branch

In order to bring together an ecosystem around urban air mobility in the Paris region, the RATP Group, Groupe ADP and Choose Paris Region launched an international call for expressions of interest on October 1st, with the support of Paris Region. This initiative, the scope of which is unprecedented in Europe, brought together 150 applications from 25 countries.
Some 30 winners were selected, with a view to conducting experiments from June 2021 in the test area at the Pontoise-Cormeilles-en-Vexin airfield, which was inaugurated on September 30th, 2020.

December 2020

Clarion Partners Europe Teams Up With EPA Sénart and Nexity for Major Logistics Investment in Île-De-France

Clarion Partners Europe has chosen EPA Sénart and a Nexity project for its latest investment, southeast of Paris city. France’s leading real-estate services company Nexity is to build a 70,000 sm2 logistics warehouse for the real-estate investment fund manager. This transaction is part of Clarion’s ambitious acquisition strategy in France and the rest of Europe.

October 9, 2020

Huawei Inaugurates the New Lagrange Research Center for Mathematics and Calculus, in Paris

Built by the will to exchange with the scientific community, the Centre Lagrange’s birth is a new step in Huawei’s continued presence in France.

Huawei announces today the opening of the Lagrange Research center for mathematics and calculus. Under the responsibility of professor Merouane Debbah, R&D Director at Huawei France, the Lagrange research center will host around thirty scientists, with around a third of them being international scientists. They will have the opportunity to evolve within a unique ecosystem, that of the Ile-de-France region which concentrates the highest number of mathematicians in the world and the best universities in the field.

September 30, 2020

Paris Region, Groupe ADP and RATP Group Announce the Structuring of the Urban Air Mobility Industry Branch With the Creation of a Test Area at Pontoise Airfield and the Opening of a Call for Expressions of Interest

Volocopter, the pioneer of Urban Air Mobility, will be the first industrial player to test their full scale electrical air taxi, the VoloCity, in the Paris Region.

In the current context of environmental transition in air transport and economic recovery, Paris region, Groupe ADP and RATP Group aim to develop an urban air mobility industry branch, with a focus on the electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL).

June 2, 2020

The "Safe Travel Challenge" Call for Applications’ Grand Final: Groupe ADP and Choose Paris Region Announce the Winners

Groupe ADP and Choose Paris Region have announced the winners of the Safe Travel Challenge call for applications. With the support of the Ile-de-France regional authority, this initiative was launched on 27th April to tackle the shared ambition of gradually re-establishing air traffic while boosting passenger confidence.