The Polytech’Lab laboratory is the research unit of the Polytech Nice-Sophia school, within the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, member of the Université Côte d’Azur. Created in January 2017 with the merger of two laboratories I-CiTy (URE UNS 006) and EpOC (URE UNS 007), this laboratory also hosts a team from the Intelligent Buildings department of the school. The laboratory was recognized in February 2018 by the Ministry of Higher Education: EA 7498.
The main research activities of this laboratory, turned towards the socio-economic world and the industrial transfer, are focused on the problematic of the management of energy, water and risk around the concept of Smart City. using information and communication technologies.
Polytech’Lab’s strategy is based on three pillars: (i) an ambitious disruptive scientific vision, (ii) a privileged relationship with the socio-economic world, be it manufacturers or local or regional authorities, (iii) a very strong synergy between education, research and innovation.