Matthieu LACAVE


Director - Technopolis Group

Director of Technopolis Group, Matthieu has worked for the last +20 years as consultant supporting Regions in designing, implementing, and evaluating regional innovation strategies and smart specialisation strategies in more and less (e.g. outermost) advanced regions, particularly in the context of the Cohesion Policy and ESIF funding. University-Business collaborations, Technology transfer, Proof of concept programmes, Incubation, Clusters, Science Parks, Early Stage and Seed VC funding are amongst his main topics of interest. On this latter he is also regularly working with European Commission, European Investment Bank, Ministries and National Innovation Agencies, and Multilateral Development Banks inside and outside Europe.