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Digital challenges

What is the role of computational science research in tackling the big challenges faced by society in terms of the environment, health and the dissemination of knowledge?

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Strategic plan

Inria draws up its strategic plan for with the aim of contributing, in its field of scientific expertise, to meeting the social and economic challenges of our time. The plan sets out scientific priorities and explains the institute's ambitions and objectives.

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Inria's engagement

Taking advantage of its research results, and for providing the scientific engagements with the best conditions, Inria regularly takes a stand on digital matters.

Artificial intelligence

The Inria monitoring and forecasting cell has risen to the challenge in a white paper devoted to artificial intelligence, a policy document that provides a wide-ranging introduction to the issues raised by the progress of research in the field of AI.

FP9 - Inria Preliminary position

As a major player in Europe's research ecosystem, Inria considered important to clarify its expectations with regard to FP9, the future framework programme to succeed H2020.


Digital transformation opens up a wealth of opportunities, but it also leaves our IT systems and personal data increasingly exposed to attacks.


Open Access / Data Mining

Inria champions Open Access and legislates on the data mining.

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Data Protection

Reflection on the inevitable character of the centralisation of the biometric data.


Inria and Alliances

In accordance with the national research and innovation strategy, alliances  are tasked with transforming strategic aims into consistent sets of programmes, through coordination of the different players involved in research. Inria is a founding member of Allistene, a member of Aviesan and an associate member of the Ancre alliance.

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A lab on a European scale

Creating new services and developing new technologies in sectors like quality of life, cities, energy and media is the goal of EIT ICT Labs, a major European laboratory. In collaboration with its 22 other European partners, Inria plays a key role in the operation of this European laboratory working for the benefit of citizens.

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Free software

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Inria and free software

Research, innovation, technological development... Inria's strategy on free software concerns all of its activities. One symbol of the efforts made by the institute in the field of free software is the recent creation of the Initiative for Research and Innovation in Free Software, IRILL. Here are some explanations of the approach adopted.

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