Valence

Valence, France

Valence is located in the southeast of France, between the chains of Vercors and Provence It is often referred to as “the gateway to the South”. Capital of regional start-ups, it offers new value creation around the environmental, social, and territorial impact.

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Approach

Valence’s geographical situation attracts many tourists and offers entrepreneurs an ideal living environment. At the heart of the Rhone corridor which connects Paris and the Mediterranean, Valence has developed around the food industry, metallurgical industries, mechanical engineering, and electronics. Today, as the Capital of regional start-ups, it offers new value creation around the environmental, social, and territorial impact.

Strategy

The Agglomeration of Valence Romans Agglo and the Archer group proposes to transform the territory into a national demonstrator of territorial entrepreneurs who positively impact the daily lives of residents: local food, regenerative economy, local industrial companies, local renewable energy production, and new solutions for social needs.

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