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Visit of the Prime Minister and confirmation of the I-SITE FUTURE project.

On Thursday 10 March, during a visit to the Marne-la-Vallée campus of Université Gustave Eiffel, the Prime Minister, Jean Castex, and the Minister for...


Matthew Baldwin's intervention at the 5th edition of FUTURE Days

We are pleased to announce the intervention of Matthew Baldwin at the opening plenary of the FUTURE Days 2021.


FUTURE Days 2021: 30 November and 1 December

Organised by Université Gustave Eiffel, in partnership with the École des Ponts ParisTech, the FUTURE Days are back for the fifth time on 30 November and 1...


Fabrique des Savoirs: new conference on October 5

For the diffusion of scientific, technical and industrial culture in Paris-Marne Valley.


Launch of the call for participation to the European hackathon

Co-organized by AFITF and Gustave Eiffel University in partnership with Cerema and TDIE (Transport Development Intermodality Environment)


Training School Infrastar

Third edition


Feedback on the second French-American webinar "Cities of tomorrow: Innovative technologies and approaches for water management in cities"

Feedback on the webinar of April 8, 2021


Exploratory project presentation seminar

As part of the monitoring of research projects supported by I-SITE FUTURE, a scientific presentation day for the 2018 Exploratory projects has been organised.


Studying and Promoting Teaching in Higher Education (EVES) - phase 1 launch

Survey into pedagogical practices open

The “Studying and Promoting Teaching in Higher Education” (EVES) action-research project launched its first phase...


The city in practice(s)

Discover the city through the eyes of the professionals who contribute to the design, organisation, management and analysis of urban territories.


European Green Week report

This year, for the first time, Université Gustave Eiffel and École des Ponts ParisTech were partners of European Green Week, the biggest annual environmental...


E3S programme - website launch

What is E3S?

E3S is a research and demonstration programme to inve


A new facility on the Marne-la-Vallée campus of Université Gustave Eiffel for the new university year in 2021!

Pour la rentrée 2021 !


FUTURE Days 2021: Call for abstracts

The FUTURE consortium, made up of Gustave Eiffel University and École des Ponts ParisTech, is today launching the call for papers for the 5th edition of FUTURE...


Feedback on the third AIMCI 2021: the projects selected

15 projects selected on the third Incentive Call for International Mobility and Cooperation - AIMCI


2020 Exploratory call for projects report - projects selected

List of projects selected from the 2020 “Exploratory” call for projects


“Citizens - Researchers” call for projects launched

As part of the Research branch, I-SITE FUTURE has launched its first "Citizens - Researchers” call for projects, aimed at encouraging research teams and...


City Hackathon report

The first edition of the City Hackathon was held from 4 to 6 March 2021, co-organised by Université Gustave Eiffel and École des Ponts ParisTech. 48 students...


“Impulsion” projects seminar report

The I-SITE “Impulsion” project seminar took place on 12 January 2021 by videocall. Each project presentation was followed by a question and answer sessi


Initiation to coding workshops

Introducing kids in Champs-sur-Marne to programming in a fun and interactive way: this is the challenge for the Nix Club students from ESIEE Paris.


FUTURE Days 2020: report on the annual event based around the cities of the future

Over the past four years, FUTURE Days have established themselves as a key event for the scientific community and institutional and...


Studying and Promoting Teaching in Higher Education

The “Étudier et Valoriser l’Enseignement dans le Supérieur” (Studying and Promoting Teaching in Higher Education, or EVES) is a research project at Université...


Launch of the call for projects for Training Schools/Écoles d’été 2021

I-SITE FUTURE is launching a first call for projects for “Training Schools/Écoles d’été” to support the organisation of Training Schools/Écoles d’été in 2021.


Launch of the call for thesis topics 2020 for the Chinese Academy of Science (CAS) PhD programme

Following the first call for topics, closed on 30 April, the CSC is launching a second round to recruit candidates in November 2020.


European Sustainable Development Week 2020

Université Gustave Eiffel and I-SITE FUTURE are organising the European Sustainable Development Week from 18 September to 8 October 2020.

The aim of this...


Exploratory project reporting seminar

A one-day conference has been organised to report on the first round of Exploratory projects, as part of the monitoring process for research projects supported...


Feedback on the second AIMCI 2020: the projects selected


Following its Call for Incentives for International Mobility and Cooperation (AIMCI - Appel Incitatif à la Mobilité et à la Coopération Internationale),...


Results of the call for “visiting professors” 2020

In autumn 2019, as part of I-SITE FUTURE’s “Fund for excellence” initiative no. 5, University Paris-Est launched its second round of...


PhD programme with the University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

In July 2019, I-SITE FUTURE consortium establishments concluded a MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) with UCAS, (University of the Chinese Academy of...


FUTURE Days 2020, from 1 to 3 December at the Cité Descartes

The fourth edition of FUTURE Days will take place from 1 to 3 December 2020 at the Cité Descartes (Marne-la-Vallée). FUTURE Days 2020, organized by Gustave...


Feedback on the first AIMCI: the projects selected

Following on from its Call for Incentives for International Mobility and Cooperation (AIMCI - Appel Incitatif à la Mobilité et à la Coopération...


Call for projects "training" strand: projects supported

The second Call for projects dedicated to training "for" and "through" research ended on 31 January last. This...


Call for contributions Impulsion 2019: projects supported

In July 2019, a call for contributions was launched to identify and encourage the emergence of research projects on themes which did...


FUTURE Days 2020: Call for communications

Global research and higher education systems are questioned by a rising number of flagship reports and cross-disciplinary initiatives...


FUTURE Days 2019: A look back at the annual Grand Paris event on the cities of tomorrow

Launched three years ago, FUTURE Days has become one of the key events of the year for academics, students, entrepreneurs and the...


Feedback on the launch of the E3S programme

November 6, 2019, saw the launch of the E3S programme, fruit of a unique partnership between Eiffage and the researchers at the I-SITE...


"Guest Professors" 2019: Lecture by Professor Anthony Wachs

In this first round of I-SITE FUTURE's "Guest Professors" programme, Professor Anthony Wachs from the University of Vancouver (British Columbia -...


Université Gustave Eiffel: creation of cutting-edge university that reinvents cities and territories

The decree establishing the creation of Université Gustave Eiffel was published in the Official Journal on December 15, 2019.


2020 Call for visiting professors

In link with the "Funds for Excellence" action, Université Paris-Est publishes a new call for applications aimed at bringing in...


Cité Descartes to host the first French-Swedish Workshop on Research, Innovation and Education

On 11 and 12 June 2019, the Cité Descartes will welcome the first edition of the French-Swedish Workshop on Research, Innovation...


Results of the call for candidates to "Invited Professors" 2019

As part of I-SITE FUTURE's Action n°5, "Funding for excellence", Université Paris-Est published a call for candidates in January 2019, to host...


Launch of call to incite mobility and international cooperation

To reaffirm its intention of making I-SITE FUTURE a leading international player in the field of future cities, with research, education, transfer of skills...


The ORME is organising a conference on the subject of the "Olympic and Paralympic Games' Key Legacies"

On 17 and 18 June 2019, the Observatoire pour la Recherche sur les Méga‐Evènements (ORME - Mega-events research centre), backed by the FUTURE Initiative, is...


Launch of the "Education 'through' and 'for' research" call for projects

Université Paris-Est is now launching a new call for projects on the theme of I-SITE FUTURE Education, addressed to all teachers, researcher-teachers and...


Plot Y: A "campus centre" at the heart of the university opens a world of opportunities

Plot Y is a wooded, grassy area, buildable but not built upon, of 1.7 hectares adjoining the student housing and the Georges Perec...


"Legacy of the Olympic and Paralympic Games" conference: call for papers

On 17 and 18 June 2019, the Observatoire pour la Recherche sur les Méga‐Evènements (ORME - Mega-events research centre), which is supported by the FUTURE...


Investments for the Future: the Université Paris-Est Labex granted a 5-year extension

Following evaluation by an international panel of judges, the...


Call for "Master of excellence" proposals: assisted projects

Following the call for "Master of Excellence" proposals, 9 projects will be supported by the I-SITE FUTURE during the...


Cité Descartes to host the first French-Swedish Workshop on Research, Innovation and Education

On 11 and 12 June 2019, the Cité Descartes will welcome the first edition of the French-Swedish Workshop on Research, Innovation...


The "Ecosystème ville numérique et durable" (Digital and sustainable city ecosystem) awarded the French Tech Seed label

On 17 January 2019, the "Ecosystème ville numérique et durable" consortium of excellence, made up of Cap Digital (lead partner), Université...


2019 Call for visiting professors

In link with the "Funds for Excellence" action, Université Paris-Est publishes a new call for applications aimed...


Inventing the cities of tomorrow: feedback on the 2018 FUTURE Days

On 21 and 22 November, almost 530 visitors from the academic and socio-economic arenas took part in the second edition of the FUTURE Days at the Cité Descartes...


Éav&t lecturer wins a prize at the Eiffel Steel Architecture Awards 2018

The fourth Eiffel Steel Architecture Awards ceremony, which was held in Paris on 3 October 2018, recognised seven architectural...


Inaugural lecture by Frédéric Bonnet at the Éav&t

On 15 October 2018, Frédéric Bonnet, an urban architect at the Éav&t, winner of the Grand Prix d’urbanisme 2014, and co-founder of...


Demonstrator Campus workshop and experimentation

Thanks to its scientific standing, the Cité Descartes is already the campus for the city of the future. But, although this is true from...


Innov'Day Rail 2018 organised by Ifsttar - Disruptive innovation in the rail industry: a dream or reality?

For its 2018 edition, Innov'Day Rail, a scientific event focusing on the future of rail research organised by Ifsttar, is being held in the...


FUTURE Programme "Training" strand: launch of calls for projects

University of Paris-Est is announcing a new call for FUTURE projects geared to lecturers and tenured lecturer-researchers as well as temporary lecturers from...


Launch of 2018-2019 calls for research projects

After the success of the "Tremplin, Impulsion and Exploratoire" (springboard, impetus and exploratory) call for projects in...


"Cities" National Information Point: regional information day

The Cities National Information Point, supported by the FUTURE Programme and Ile de France Region, in cooperation with the Paris Région Entreprises Network,...


Integration into campus life events - call for projects

As part of the "Student life - Campus life" strand of the I-SITE FUTURE project, Université Paris-Est is publishing a new...


Report on the projects selected from the first calls for FUTURE projects

Following the award of the I-SITE label for its FUTURE project in February 2017 - as part of the second Investment for the Future...


ORME: conference on the impact and legacy of the 2024 Summer Olympics

Following Paris's nomination to host the 2024 Olympics, Université Paris‐Est Marne-la-Vallée (UPEM), in collaboration with researchers from UPE (Université...


Inauguration of the Sense-City Equipex on 3 April 2018

The Sense-City Infrastructure of excellence (Equipex - Équipement d'excellence) will be officially opened at the Cité Descartes on 3 April 2018. Taking the...


Éav&t / UPE seminars: "Singapore, China, France: sharing urban experiences"

Between 12 and 27 March 2018, Université Paris-Est and the École d’architecture de la ville & des territoires (Éav&t - Higher institute of...


Université Paris-Est and its institutions awarded the "CollEx" label

In December 2017, Université Paris-Est and eight of its member and partner institutions - Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée,...


Report on the first edition of Inscape Descartes

A large number of students from the sites of the planned Université Cible were in attendance on Thursday 12 October 2017 to take part...


The ESIEE Paris engineering school opens its cleanrooms

ESIEE Paris opened its cleanrooms on Thursday 22 June 2017, during the 12th "Jour des Projets" (Projects Day). The event was...

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