Télécom & Société numérique

Carnot institute

The Télécom & Société numérique Carnot Institute is France’s premier Carnot Institute dedicated to information and communication sciences and technologies at a national level. It offers cutting-edge research and integrated solutions to the complex technological issues that have emerged in the ongoing digital, energy, environmental and industrial revolutions:

  • Communication and data processing networks and systems,
  • Strong interactions between interfaces and contents,
  • Critical role of communication in the development of uses.

We are focused on the technical, economic and social consequences of these revolutions, especially regarding IoT, networks & media of the future, uses and services, autonomy and health, environment sustainability and global security.

Competences

Core business

Information and Communication Technologies

Hight competences

Transport
Environment
Technologies for health
Soft sciences
Key figures

Key figures

Permanent staff (full-time equivalent)
2 145
including PhD Students
1 075
Global budget
95 M€
Partnership
incomes with industry
52 M€
Contact

Contact

institut Carnot Télécom
        & Société numérique
institut Mines-Télécom
46 rue Barrault
75634  Paris cedex 13 

Christian PICORY-DONNÉ
Director
+33 (0)1 45 81 78 17

François PINEAU
Marketing director
+33 (0)1 45 81 71 88

Email contact

Presentation

Working together to develop technologies and applications for the Digital Society

   

Our services

DISCOVERY RESEARCH

  • Collaborative research within framework programs (ANR, H2020…)
  • Fondation Télécom program for publicinterest research
  • Foresight & Think Tanks

OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

  • Targeted collaborative research (FUI, Régions…)
  • Industrial research Chairs & joint labs
  • Research, consultancy & assessment contracts
  • Access to research platforms

INNOVATION

  • Access to test & simulation platforms
  • Support for innovative projects
  • Technology transfer (patent assignment, licensing)
  • Support for standardization
  • Incubation & support for entrepreneurship

TRAINING

  • Integrated basic training (internships, joint projects)
  • Continuing & custom training, MOOCs

Areas of expertise

Physics / Design / Economics /  Networks /  Digital & analog communications / Computer science / Cognitive sciences / Electronics / Images & signal processing /  Data processing / Applied mathematics / Optics & components / Micro-mecatronics / Micro-nanosciences / Management / Automation & robotics / Modeling / Sociology / Micro-waves / Security / Law & regulations

Target markets

  • Networks & communicating objects
  • Communication services for citizens & customers
  • Integration of ICT into organizations
  • Health & autonomy
  • Environment
  • Security of information & communications
  • Transportation, mobility & sustainable city
  • Uses, systems, ergonomics & digital life
  • Media, contents, press & publishing
More than 2000 researchers
More than 50 technology platforms
50 patents / year

State-of-the-art facilities and platforms 

 

Our partnership network

  • Large firms: EADS, Orange, Google, Alcatel-Lucent, BNP Paribas, Siemens, Thalès…
  • SMEs: Teamcast, Turboconcept, Ubicast, Invoxia, Squid solutions, Diwel and more than 150 SMEs.
  • RTO: Carnot Institutes, Fraunhofer, VTT, TNO, Cnrs, Inserm, IRCAD, Cnes, NICT, DLR…
  • Competitiveness hubs: Systematic, Cap Digital, Secure communication solutions, Images and networks, Secure electronic transactions, Alsace BioValley…

Components of the Télécom & Société numérique Carnot Institute

  • Télécom ParisTech
  • Télécom Bretagne
  • Télécom SudParis
  • Télécom Ecole de Management
  • Eurecom, subsidiary of the Institut Mines-Télécom
  • Télécom Physique Strasbourg & Télécom Saint-Etienne: graduate schools associated with the Institut Mines-Télécom
  • Polytechnique: Lix and CMAP labs
  • Strate Ecole de Design
  • Femto Engineering

29 Carnot institutes 9 Associated Carnot
Texte anglais

3BCAR

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ARTS

Research Actions for Technology and Society

brgm

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CALYM

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ESP

Energy and Propulsion Systems (ESP)

ICM

Imagine

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Ingénierie@Lyon

Innovative materials and processes – Intelligent machines...from designing an object to its final use.

Innovation Chimie Carnot (I2C)

Innovation Chimie Carnot (I2C)

Irstea

French National Research Institute of Science and Technology for Environment and Agriculture

ISIFoR

Sustainable engineering of georesources

Leti

Laboratoire d’Electronique et de Technologies de l’Information

LSI

Software and intelligent systems (LSI)

M.I.N.E.S

Innovative methods for companies and society

MECD

Build better for a better living

Pasteur MS

The «Pasteur Microbes & Santé» Carnot Institute

Plant2Pro

Innovations to enhance the sustainable competitiveness of crop production

Smiles

SMILES : Mathematical Sciences for Innovation, Label of Strategic Excellence

STAR

Science and Technology for Research Applications