Olivia CAHN is graduated in International Economics and Management (Paris Dauphine – Paris La Sorbonne), Olivia is in charge of European affairs for the EMC2 cluster since 2013. She and her team assisted more than 80 European projects of which 27 have been selected.
EMC2 is a French competitiveness cluster created in 2005 in the framework of a national initiative for industry competitiveness, operating in the Pays de la Loire and Brittany regions on Advanced Manufacturing Technologies. The association gathers all the actors of innovation around key markets and technologies to foster the emergence of collaborative projects of R&D. The aim is to reinforce the innovation territorial ecosystem by structuring 4 sectors – aeronautics, naval, ground transportation and energy – in a common and transversal approach: the advanced manufacturing technologies. The vision of the cluster is to promote business development through collaborative innovation, building an innovation path mixing skills, markets and technologies to make innovation R&D projects emerge. EMC2 leads a network of 380 members composed of SMEs, Large Entreprises as well as the RTOs.