IFP Energies nouvelles (IFPEN) is strongly involved in the French research and innovation system (SFRI), taking part in discussions and implementing concrete initiatives in partnership with other research players.
IFPEN has partnerships with over 200 academic research teams in France: Andra, BRGM, CEA, CNRS, Inra, Ineris, Inrets, PRES in Lyon, Pierre et Marie Curie University, etc.These networks are a source of exchange and comparison regarding advances in the research sector.
Close relationships are also nurtured with funding, guiding and assessment structures in the French research landscape : Ademe, ANR, Oseo, ANRT, etc.
These relationships take a number of forms:
A collaborative approach hinged around bio-economics
Bio-economics covers all the economic activities related to the development of processes and products of biological origin.
2015 Activity Report - Part 2: A rigorous scientific appoach (PDF - 730 Ko )