Saint-Gobain partners Impulse Labs incubator

01/21/2016

Saint-Gobain has formed a partnership with Impulse Labs, a start-up incubator in Paris (France).

Saint-Gobain has formed a partnership with Impulse Labs, a start-up incubator in Paris (France). The founder of an initial accelerator in the field of Construction and Energy, Impulse Partners recently opened two structures – Digital Construction and Well-Being through Built Environment – and is about to launch a third based on Social Housing. Through this arrangement, Saint-Gobain will have privileged access to the start-ups hosted in these incubators, and will be able to organize events, and meet with partners and customers here. Through this collaboration involving businesses from all Sectors, the Sustainable Habitat teams, Corporate R&D and Marketing Departments and NOVA, Saint-Gobain has reached a new milestone in its open innovation approach. The Group is also a partner in Partech Shaker (France), a digital incubator, and Greentown Labs (United States), specializing in green technology.