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Mission

To promote technological innovation for human benefit

Since it was founded in 1982, Altran has been involved in major innovations over the years, effectively helping to develop advanced technologies. Having become a global leader in innovation consulting, the Group wished to use the skills it had developed for the common good.

In 1996, Altran created a new independent entity: the Altran Foundation for Innovation. Its mission is to "Promote technological innovation for human benefit" and its objectives are as follows:

  • to promote the emergence of creative ideas
  • to support the development of innovative ideas
  • to enable projects to progress more quickly

According to its statutes, the Foundation must select the projects that it will support via a competition.

A well-known civil commitment

The Altran Foundation for Innovation benefits from over 15 years' experience and its action is now well-known. In 2006, at the Oscars du Mécénat organised by ADMICAL*, the Foundation received the Prix de la Fondation de France to recognise the originality and longevity of its competition.

* ADMICAL (Association for the Development of Industrial and Commercial Sponsorship).

2014 Awards