Strane Innovation (STRANE) is a Research and Development SME specialized in the sectors of sustainable development (environment, energy, water, smart systems and human factors). Strane creates independent startup companies based on technologies proven at lab or pilot scale, by developing a complete business concept, managing the legal creation and developing the newly created entity (staffing, business development, management of operations, investors’ relations, company administration).
As of February 2019, Strane has created 3 startups (smart data fusion, optimization of industrial sites and talent acquisition) and has won 12 H2020 projects, many as WPL, on industrial symbiosis, smart cities, circular economy, nature-based solutions, phosphorous recycling, cobotics, transformation of alkanes, digital water cities and mobile cybersecurity.
Strane conducts multidisciplinary and collaborative research by participating to European projects. It develops its own internal business research to anticipate and adapt quickly to future opportunities, increase the efficiency of its innovation management processes and source high-potential startup projects. In human sciences, Strane develops an ambitious research program on social cognition, collective intelligence and human factors.