Bordering Switzerland and Italy at east, Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region lies at the crossroads of the main European and national communication ways: South to Montpellier, Marseille, Barcelona, West to Bordeaux and North to Paris. With 7,8 million inhabitants, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is the 2nd region most populous Region in France and also the 3rd largest (70.000 km²).

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With huge metropoles as Lyon, Grenoble, Clermont-Ferrand and Geneva area, 80% of population lives large urban areas. But Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is also the first Mountain Region in France, with 3 mountain ranges (Alps, Jura, Massif Central).

500.000 employees in industrial sector, 40.000 researchers and 14 competitiveness clusters make her the 2nd region in terms of creation of economic wealth.

Latest Updates

  • By Hilary Webb

ERRIN welcomes Sarah English as the new Network Chair

Yesterday, the ERRIN Management Board selected Sarah English (Scotland Europa) as the new network Chair. She has been a member of the ERRIN Management Board since 2014 and served as a Vice-Chair for the last three years. The Troika is now composed of Sarah English, Lars Holte Nielsen and Hortense Lutz-Hermellin who will continue to collaborate in their efforts to support the Board and secretariat in taking the network forward.

  • By Gaia Ialisa Marotta

TERRALIA-PASS is loooking for partners for several H2020 calls on bioeconomy

The new cluster TERRALIA-PASS is a network of more than 450 members. It gathers companies, research and training organizations and more than 5000 academics and researchers. All actors are spread within the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, South Provence Alpes-Côtes d'Azur and Occitanie (Languedoc-Roussillon) regions.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Pilot project – Makers' Mobility

ENSATT Background and experience The École Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Techniques du Théâtre - ENSATT is a « school-Theatre » that each year welcomes around 160 students in full training courses and lifelong Learning/Continuing Professional Development internships along with 70 to 80 professionals on short training courses, post graduate students, auditors and foreign students enrolled to obt

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Makers' mobility call DGEAC-expression of interest ENSATT (Lyon)

ENSATT Background and experience Based in Lyon (Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Techniques du Théâtre - ENSATT is a « school-Theatre » that each year welcomes around 160 students in full training courses and lifelong Learning/Continuing Professional Development internships along with 70 to 80 professionals on short training courses, post graduate students,

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

S3 European Hydrogen Valleys Partnership webinar

S3 European Hydrogen Valleys Partnership is organising an open webinar for ERRIN members, as a part of its plenary meeting.