Agence Régionale de l'Innovation en Occitanie




Regional innovation agency Languedoc Roussillon

Transferts LR is the Regional Development Agency committed to the promotion of innovation and technology transfer.
Created in 2005 by the Regional Council of Languedoc Roussillon, the association also benefits from State and European funding and counts 25 full time members of staff including 15 experts in 5 fields: Agronomy/Food, Environment, ITC/Multimedia, Industrial automation /mechanics, Health/Biotechnology.
Within an increasingly competitive environment, we provide companies with direct support for technology transfer helping them gain and maintain a competitive edge.
All of our services are free of charge.
How can we help you?
Transferts LR is a privileged interface between Industry, Research and Funders. Creating links, identifying partners… helping you build those bridges to success. We have both the technological and the institutional culture that can open the way to funding for your development in the Languedoc Roussillon Region.
Just an idea?
Transferts LR can assess your project, make recommendations, provide technological advice and market surveys, help coordinate…throughout the entire development of your project. But the decision is yours every step of the way!
We support your technology innovation projects
Transferts LR provides entrepreneurs and SME with hands-on, cross-discipline and sustainable help in the setting up of your technological innovation projects.
Regional, National or European
You will enjoy the same welcome and support whatever the scale or theme of your project. Our panel of experts backed by a Scientific Council has the necessary technological, industrial and scientific knowledge to lead a feasibility study, to clarify and to enhance your project.
Individual or collective…
As your project develops we may identify synergies with other partners. Our experts will then offer to put you in touch and ensure the coordination of the parties involved.
Access to the world of Research
Our experts have in-depth knowledge of the skills and know-how of public Research in Languedoc-Roussillon. They will help you find the right Laboratories to help you in your project and will act as an interface with your new scientific partners.
The Languedoc Roussillon is the 3rd research centre in France with 400 public laboratories, some 5,000 researchers, 5 universities, 11 higher education sites and 9,000 students (i.e. 4% of the national student population).
This scientific live-box is the driving force behind the dynamic economic growth of the region.
Access to appropriate funding
According to the complexity and goals of your project, we will direct you towards the appropriate Regional, State or EU funding schemes.
Strictly confidential and entirely free of charge
Our experts are committed to utmost confidentiality. All services provided are free.
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Transferts LR is a part of Enterprise Europe Network (*)
As such, we can bring a European dimension to your technological partnerships and generate cross-border synergies centred on your projects.
As a member of Enterprise Europe network Transferts LR is the link between enterprises and research and innovation centres in Languedoc Roussillon and their counterparts throughout Europe
Generating innovation through European funding
We can help you build multi-skill and multi-body partnerships to access European funding and respond to calls for proposals.(…?)
Breaking ground towards a two-way European enrichment process for technology transfer.
We can help you with:
  • - License agreements/Technical Cooperation
  • - Joint Venture Agreements/Manufacturing Agreements
  • - Commercial Agreements with Technical Assistance
How does it work?
Transferts LR, as part of the largest European information network, provides advice and practical answers on EU matters, in particular for small and medium enterprises (SME).
Transferts LR the door to the European “one-stop shop” for businesses in over 40 countries' Enterprise Europe Network offers concrete and effective solutions to entrepreneurs and companies in more than 40 countries, including the 27 EU member states, three EU candidate countries (Croatia, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Turkey), members of the European Economic Area (EEA) and other participating third countries.
Contact Europe
Transferts LR – Concepcion Avila – 0033 (0)4 67 856 948 –