The startup ecosystem in Lyon

Lyon has been awarded the ‘Métropole French Tech’ label, thanks to an enterprising digital ecosystem (including some of France’s biggest players), an ambitious development strategy, motivated actors, operational programs to serve the growth and visibility of start-ups, dedicated workspace and infrastructure to aid the development of these companies.

This label is the result of a strong collective effort within this digital ecosystem and by all of its actors and it proves that Lyon creates the right conditions for start-ups to develop and expand internationally.

Start-ups success Stories(2015-2016): Geolid (digital local communication); Cityzen Science (Connected tshirt); Digischool (web education platform); Biom’Up (biotech), Eye Tech Care (), Navya (Autonomous Vehicule), The Cosmo Company ( Modelisation of complex systems), Sentryo (IOT Cybersecurity), Search XPR (Data Analysis), Amoeba (Cleantech)….

  • A wide and varied range of activities and numerous international events all year long.