Location and Culture:
With 2,000 years of history, Lyon is a UNESCO world heritage site known for its gastronomy (over 4,000 restaurants), its smart city, and for its expertise in high tech and bio tech sectors. It is a dynamic city that values tradition as well as innovation and has a rich culture to share. The town is easy to learn and pedestrian- as well as bike-friendly.
Several sponsors have been identified with a focus on innovation and entrepreneurship to create social change and spur economic development.