As one of the three advanced research institutes within CEA Tech, CEA-LETI serves as a bridge between basic research and industry. His mission is to create value and innovate with industry. The core competencies of Leti bring it in the core of the IoT and High Computing world combining low power solution, nanoelectronics, sensors, connectivity technologies and security. Backed by its portfolio of 2,800 patents, CEA-LETI partners with large industrials, SMEs and startups to tailor advanced solutions that strengthen their competitive positions and their high tech image. The Institute has launched 54 startups to date. Its 8,500m² of latest-generation cleanroom space feature 200mm and 300mm wafer processing of micro and nano solutions for applications ranging from space to smart devices. With a staff of more than 1,800 including 250 PhDs and post-docs, CEA-LETI is based in Grenoble, France, and has offices in Silicon Valley and Tokyo.
CEA-LETI is today one of the main contributors in the European IoT domain, coordinated and contributed various related projects such as IOT-A, SMART-SANTANDER, BUTLER (technical coordinator), OrganiCity, SocIoTal, Unify-IoT, ClouT (coordinator) and FESTIVAL (coordinator). CEA will bring in the project its experience in IoT platforms such as international collaboration, interoperability and testbeds.