The campus
In Grenoble

Y.SPOT, within 2 emblematic buildings, Y.SPOT Labs and Y.SPOT Partners, strengthens the collaborative innovation initiated by GIANT, a world-class innovation campus envisioned by 8 members of the Grenoble scientific peninsula.

In 2024, the campus will expand with a building dedicated to start-ups, the BHT3 (High-Tech Building).

Unique places
The Y.SPOT Partners

At Y.SPOT Partners, le Village by CA, HP and CEA teams, including the Ideas Laboratory come together and foster the collaboration between researchers, companies, investors, students, and artists through l’Atelier Arts Sciences : a collaborative synergy to address the challenges of tomorrow.

They are at the heart of Y.SPOT PARTNERS
You may encounter them at Y.SPOT
Philippe Watteau visage

« Soyez les bienvenus au Y.SPOT, écosystème d’exception qui porte l’Innovation ouverte et collaborative de la Recherche technologique du CEA »

Philippe WATTEAU

Director of Y.SPOT CEA Grenoble


« Le Village by CA Grenoble est installé au cœur du Y.SPOT depuis 2022 et il nous paraissait naturel de créer des synergies fortes avec les acteurs qui nous entourent pour faire de ce lieu un totem de l’innovation grenobloise ; collaborations qui traduisent l’ambition des Villages : coopérer pour innover »


Mayor of the Village by CA

Photo de Nathanel Barbier, Directeur de HP Grenoble

« L’innovation et la collaboration sont au cœur de HP et nous sommes fiers de contribuer au développement du Y.SPOT PARTNERS. »

Nathanael BARBIER

Director of HP Grenoble

Photo de Christophe Aribert, chef du restaurant le Bouillon A

Le Bouillon A servira à l’envie et à petits prix le meilleur de la cuisine française. Amoureux de son terroir, le chef Christophe Aribert fait appel aux meilleurs artisans et producteurs locaux avec qui il travaille déjà main dans la main à la Maison Aribert**.

Christophe ARIBERT

Chef of restaurant Le Bouillon A

Unique places
The Y.SPOT Labs

Y.SPOT Labs, a facility integrated with CEA’s technological platforms, brings together engineers and technicians, design experts, usability specialists, futurists, sociologists, etc., to inspire our partners and assist them in developing an idea or concept that can go all the way to prototyping and real-world experimentation.

They have access to a complete rapid prototyping workshop, proven ideation methods, and the possibility to host industrialists and startups in dedicated residences.

In Occitania
In Toulouse ● Labège

The Y.SPOT Occitanie innovation center supports regional SMEs and startups in their innovation projects, guiding them to envision their future technological products or services. Innovation strategy, personalized support, and the link between technology and usage are at the very core of our DNA.

Our partners :

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Y.SPOT asserts itself as a flagship for open and collaborative innovation. Find out how.