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CHARENTE DEVELOPPEMENT

Development of new economic activities

Address:
7 rue du Secours, 16000 Angoulême
Tel: 05 45 67 36 00

Jacky Guillien (General Coordination)
jguillien@charente-developpement.com
06 76 86 79 93

Sabine Brandes (Coordination, prospecting, communication)
sbrandes@charente-developpement.com
06 82 59 84 88

Sébastien Rouillard (Technology Partnerships)
srouillard@charente-developpement.com
06 74 58 43 07

Space Imag’in is a new business hub initiated by Charente Development in 2012 and officially launched on 7 February, 2013. Its mission is to promote the development of new economic activities based on a convergence of technological know-how in image media of companies based in Angoulême and that of companies from other industrial sectors (aeronautics / space, defense, health …).

Charente Développement has carried out 2 main tasks from the beginning:

Coordinating the Imag’in Space ecosystem & prospecting:
– Developing and coordinating the ecosystem formed by companies, higher education and research structures, client partners and financiers
– Prospecting and organizing events to find new markets and additional expertise
– Implementation of communication tools and website
– Creation and administration of an association under the law of 1901 necessary for the coordination of the ecosystem

Legal, financial & technological engineering of projects:
– Support for collaborative R & D projects through consortium agreements in order to secure the intellectual and industrial property for SMEs / VSEs
– Seeking public funding (Feder, Investissement d’avenir, Plans industriels,…) necessary for the functioning of consortiums
– Creation and administration of an endowment fund under the law of 2008 to finance collaborative R & D projects
– Seeking new areas for scientific and technical collaboration, inter-regional and / or inter-sectors
– Organizing meetings to initiate new technology partnerships


The team

Jacky Guillien

General Manager

Coordination générale


Sabine Brandes

Project Manager

Coordination, prospecting, communication tools


Sébastien Rouillard

Project Manager

Technology Partnerships