The Cities Research Network CIRENE aims to:

  • Identify and promote research projects of transformational new ideas
  • Educate: pipeline of talent for new interdisciplinary fields and entrepreneurship
  • Lead and enable local/national/international networks of academy and society


  • Mapping researchers and projects
  • Communicate diffuse positions, events, calls, projects…
  • Coordinate interdisciplinary academic training and long-life training
  • Promote research projects: local/national/international networking by seminars, conferences, debates, workshops, calls for collaborations….
  • Initiate interdisciplinary /transdisciplinary research of applied projects

Helping to find financial supports / offering proper calls

  • Researchers: international /national
  • Students (Bachelor, master, PhDs)
  • Institutions and companies

Leverage spin-off/start-up companies