Interested organisations

Technopole Cherbourg Normandie

Country: France
Location: Manche

Specific Objective:
1.1 - To increase the delivery and uptake of innovative products, processes, systems and services in shared smart specialisation sectors
2.1 - Increase the development and uptake of existing or new low-carbon technologies in the sectors that have the highest potential for a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions

Type of projects:
Low Carbon technologies, Energy efficiency and mix, Renewable Energy,
Support for technological innovation around the themes of energy systems and industry of the future


Technopole Cherbourg Normandie is a private association based in Cherbourg-en-Cotentin. It aims to:

  • Contribute to local and regional economic development in the areas of energy and marine technologies
  • Support higher education and research


In order to do this, Technopole is in charge of:

  • Federating stakeholders from Research/Industry/Training in collaborative, innovative and / or European projects
  • Enhancing and promoting the skills and expertise of Higher Education and Research of the Cotentin

The 5 mains objectives of the Technopole are:

  • Contributing to match the skills of students to future needs of industry
  • Generating innovative projects adapted to the needs of industry
  • Encouraging the creation of jobs, innovation and skills,
  • Stimulating transfer of technology and skills between energy and sea sectors
  • Increasing regional attractiveness. 

Within the framework of the European cross-border cooperation programme INTERREG IV A France (Channel) - England, Technopole was a partner of 2 projects linked to MRE



Mélina NOYON