Are you a student and you wish to become an entrepreneur?

Do you have an innovative business project in the tourism sector?

Do you have an innovative company project in the aerospace industry?

Are you an innovative entrepreneur who wishes to develop and improve your project?

Our programs

Public research incubator in partnership
with the French Ministry of Research (DeepTech)

Dedicated to high value-added innovations linked with french public reasearch labs, our flagship program is supported by the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research.

Entrepreneurial maturation
with the French Ministry of Research (DeepTech)

Carried out in partnership with the development departments of major universities and research institutes, for projects in the design and technological maturation phase.

Incubator devoted to the space sector
with ESA BIC Sud France

Aimed at entrepreneurs who develop and exploit technologies, know-how and data for the space sector and for all other sectors.

Students-Entrepreneur Incubator
with Pépite PACA-Est

Support for student entrepreneurs enrolled in the Student-Entrepreneur University Diploma is provided during the materialization of their entrepreneurial project.

Incubator for innovative tourism
with Linkeus Incubation

Dedicated to companies projects which propose innovation in the tourism and events markets or innovative products in these sectors. 

Incubator for sustainable economic models
with Traj’Ec4 (Ademe-Region)

Focused to the development of innovative projects with a low environmental footprint through a functional, cooperative and circular economy approach.

275M €

128M €




Our start-up


«The incubator PACA-EST has been a real key element in our development. It has been able to provide unfailing support, accompanying us on clear objectives and helping us to set up scientific collaborations.» MyDataModels
«The incubator helped us obtain the i-Lab grant, recruit our first employee and identify the field of application for which our innovation is most relevant.» EasyGan
«The incubator is a key player in the field of business creation support. It acts as a real conductor by giving access to a certain number of aids and devices.» Attestis
«The incubator allowed us to leave our comfort zone by providing us with the essential tools to carry out our project. The training and support helped us to develop our project and to see things more clearly.» Plenesys

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Founding members

Université Cote d'Azur
Université de Toulon


Région Sud
Ministère de l'Enseignement et de la Recherche
Pays de Grasse
Cannes Pays de Lérins
Métropole Nice Cote d'Azur
Sophia Antipolis
Métropole Toulon Provence Méditerranée

Associate members

Telecom Valley
French Tech
Centre hospitalier Universitaire de Nice
Pays de Grasse
Cannes Pays de Lérins
CCI Cote d'Azur