With our robust technological positioning and our ability to understand innovation at its early stage, iSource has gained a foothold in the industry thus leading to the implementation of a wide network of Partners including.
– research laboratories and incubators;
– private and institutional firms;
– world renowned Corporates;
– and other Venture Capitalists who share our market vision.
iSource is regularly invited to take part in initiatives to value and assist entrepreneurs. iSource is associated with:
iSource actively participates in the professionalization efforts of the Business Angels networks by supporting and carrying out a number of co-investments with them.
HEC – The Innovation and Entrepreneurial Management Centre
HEC Paris created the Innovation and Entrepreneurial Centre which groups research, teaching and business management.
iSource, a HEC incubator sponsor, takes part in this program by participating in training sessions for students and entrepreneurs.
IBM Global Entrepreneur
iSource is a partner of the IBM Global Entrepreneur initiative which allows companies with up to 3 years of existence to benefit from the IBM product network for the development of innovative technological solutions.
Since 2005, iSource has been an integral part of the business clusters ecosystem. The Pôle System@tic business cluster aims to turn a global network of excellence (big companies, small and medium sized companies and research laboratories) into complex systems to use their applications on the Telecom, Defence and Security, Transport and Automotive, Health and Sustainable City markets. iSource is in direct contact with the cluster’s executive office and takes part in several work groups and selection committees, notably in the framework of the Young Innovative Company Label.
EBN (European Business and Innovation Center Network)
Created in 1984, EBN has become the main European network for start-up incubation and development, bringing together 200+ Business and Innovation Centers (BICs) and similar organizations across enlarged Europe.
EBN’s close relation with several management departments of the European Commission facilitates the implementation of start-ups within European projects.
iSource actively participates in member-orientated events organised by EBN such as training, advisory groups etc. to share its vision on young innovative companies and entrepreneur management.
iSource is happy to be part of Dataconnexions of Etalab, which is leading the Open Data effort under the French Prime Minister Authority. Innovative approaches to data processes (Big Data, Open Data, Visualization, Cloud Services) are generating opportunities for high potential start-ups in those areas of which iSource is already supporting.