Some projects


ADICITE® (city innovation workshops in energy and societal transition)

ADICITÉ® is a project that reflects the ambition of Yncréa Hauts-de-France to support innovation in companies, building on its strategic areas of activity: international research, training and Relations with companies.

This transdisciplinary approach supports and contributes to the development of the REV3 (Third Industrial Revolution) project led by the Hauts-de-France region and by actors such as the Catholic University of Lille with the “Live Tree” project, the Lille European Metropolis As part of the “You and Grid” (So Mel so connected) project, and the “Powergrid Campus” project, the MEDEE pole (Maîtrise Energétique des Entrainements Electriques). (Link to site to put)

The ADICITE® project is part of the combined challenges of intelligent and sustainable cities and those of energy transition. These challenges are thought globally by borrowing from the principles of circular economy, eco-design and economics of functionality … It integrates:

An “Energie Habitat Environnement” research chair,
An ADICITE® community (companies, scientists, students, …),
An offer of “demonstrators” at the level of the laboratories and buildings of Yncréa Hauts-de-France but also on the playground that constitutes the perimeter of the activities of the Catholic University of Lille in the city quarter Vauban-Esquermes in Lille (Themes around “Intelligent Networks and Distributed Energy” and “Urban Farming”),
Of the training offers in the engineer cycle, in particular the “Smart Cities” course offered by HEI (2 years of Master in engineering cycle in English),
Traditional methods of cooperation with companies under the tutored student project formats (CoElab, EWP, …), continuing education, consulting, …