The governance of the S3 in Hauts de France is ensured by a strategic committee led jointly by the French State and the Hauts de France Region.

About Us

Hauts de France Innovation Développement (HDFID), the regional innovation agency, is in charge of coordinating the implementation of the smart specialization strategy in the Hauts de France.

Key Topics & Areas of Interest

  • Innovation management
  • Research and innovation funding
  • Transport
  • Health
  • NMP
  • ICT
  • Energy
  • Design and creativity
  • Smart specialisation

Latest Updates

  • By Kalina Mihaylova

COSME Clusters Go International: African electrical engineering market

The MEDEE cluster from Northern France is looking for European clusters to build a collaborative answer to the Call for Proposals “Cluster Go International” to be published in Q4 2020.

  • By Hilary Webb

Hauts-de-France funds two scientific projects to combat COVID-19

While four its eleven applications to the national call for projects are being reviewed by the scientific committee, the Hauts-de-France region has funded two scientific projects itself.