On 2 April, Michel Vauzelle, the Chairman of Paca Region, and Marc Abadie, the Caisse des Dépôts Director of the Network and Local Development, signed a three year partnership agreement, reaffirming so their commitment in favor of the development and of the attractiveness of Paca Region.
On 26 February, Emmanuel Macron, Geneviève Fioraso and Louis Schweitzer announced the continuation of the financing, up to o total of €104mn, of the first five Companies for the Acceleration of the Technology Transfer (Satt) created in 2012, via the pre-seed fund co-managed by ANR and Caisse des Dépôts for the State. Satt Sud Est (Satt Paca Corse SAS) is one of these.
"The Camp" is a project of technological innovation campus dedicated to the city of tomorrow located within Arbois science park in Aix-en-Provence. On 5 July, Pierre-René Lemas, the Caisse des Dépôts CEO, participated in its launch in the presence of all the public-private investors partners.