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Drones Paris Region

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General Information
The date when the cluster organisation was established: 
Monday, 24 October, 2016
Number of staff in the management team of the cluster organisation : 
1-5
Regions: 
Île de France
Membership to other networks/partnerships: 
Cluster Management Team: 
NameSurnamePositionTelephoneGender
BONHOMME
Jean-Philippe
Cluster Manager
+33788197271
Male
Languages spoken: 
English
French
Sectoral and Industrial Focus
Sectoral Industries: 
Aerospace Vehicles and Defence
Transportation and Logistics
Technology fields: 
Aircraft
Guidance and control
S3 EU priority areas: 
Remotely piloted aircrafts
Transport & logistics
Emerging industries: 
Digital Industries
Mobility Technologies
Composition of the cluster
Total number of members: 
52
Number of SME members: 
32
Number of start-ups among SME members: 
27
Number of larger company members: 
5
Number of other ecosystem actors : 
15
Entrepreneurship and scale-up support facilities in the cluster's ecosystem (see "Organisation type"): 
Name and link of major players: 
Cluster Strategy
Mission/Objectives: 

The main mission of Drones Paris Region Cluster is to help structure and develop the drone ecosystem in Paris Region Aera.

It is focused on fostering networking among actors as well as building up collaborative projects among the drone community and actors

Do you have a formalised strategy?: 
Yes
Do you have a specific strategy focus that addresses internationalisation ?: 
Yes
Services
Support services provided: 
Access to public support (regional/national programmes, innovation vouchers, etc.)
Access to private funding (connecting to investors, seed-capital, venture-capital, crowd-funding, etc.)
Access to technology services
Cooperation Activities
International Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
Angola
Canada
United States
Trans-national Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
Belgium
Finland
Greece
Spain
United Kingdom
Which clusters do you collaborate with?: 
Astech and Systematic from France
Support Programmes
Participation in Funded Support Programmes: 
European ProgrammesProject NameName & Description (Regional/National)
H2020
Other

See above

We participated in :

- Podium project, an H2020 VLD program under SESAR JU 

- a FEDER funded project, granted by Ile-de-France Region to organize ou first Drone Show

Promotion
Why should partners choose you for cooperation?: 

We are the Excellence Center for Drone industrie for Paris Region

We provide access to one of the largest community of representative from the drone ecosystem in Europe

We are experts or will become shortly experts in critical fiels such as : artifical intelligence, egriculture, UTM, security

We have the widest flight test area in Paris Region, and it is located only 20 km south of Orly Airport: please come and perfrom demo or experiemental flights (conditions to be checked)