Hi! PARIS is the brand new Center on Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence for Science, Business and Society created in the framework of the Institut Polytechnique de Paris (IP Paris) and HEC Paris Alliance.
Nested in the heart of the Palaiseau campus, France’s largest scientific research hub, Hi! PARIS combines the expertise of IP Paris’ schools and HEC Paris’ Business School to create a new international AI champion in science, technology and business. It has been backed by strong funding and support from major multinational companies. On a larger scale than ever before, Hi! PARIS will conduct breakthrough and multidisciplinary research on AI and Data Science, while simultaneously developing new education programs and fostering innovation.
A need for cutting-edge research, ranging from fundamental research on methods for AI and data analytics, to business applications across all sectors and implications for society.
Hire world-class researchers and increase the production of top-quality research on topics essential for the competitiveness of European companies and for our countries' sovereignty.
Research & Industry-oriented
Exponential growth of data and AI capability implies a massive need for graduates with an expertise in both data science and management, spread through all sectors of the economy.
Create and grow joint programs at Master and PhD level and more than double the number of our graduates with a dual expertise on AI and data analytics business.
Encourage development of startups and innovative projects in AI
Within five years, double the number of incubated AI-related entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial projects by providing human capital, incubation facilities and new post-incubation services.