Over the coming months, you'll see a number of changes big and small in Manchester.

CityVerve: A smarter Manchester springs to life

Did you know that Actility, working with Cisco, is the power behind the LoRaWAN network deployed for the CityVerve smart city project in Manchester?

January 11th 2018 - by - read
2017 was a fruitful year for new use cases implemented.

2017: Actility in the Spotlights

Celebrating our ten-year birthday in 2017, Actility stood in the spotlights for prestigious awards and acknowledgments. We are proud to share them as 2018 starts!

January 3rd 2018 - by - read

Take the Pulse of the Fast West with Deloitte France’s Tech Awards

  As 2017 is drawing to an end, we’re well into the business ceremonies season! Last month, I was representing Actility as the incumbent Entrepreneur of the Year in the 2017 EY France awards. On 9 November, we were back in the spotlights with the Technology Fast 50 West French award. The event organized by […]

November 21st 2017 - by - read
Key moments at EY France

Key moments at the EY France Start-up of The Year Awards Ceremony 2017

Here I was again at the prestigious Salle Pleyel for the 25th EY France Entrepreneur of the Year awards ceremony. Participating this year was Christophe Barbier from L’Express, Arnaud Le Gal from Les Echos and Jean-Francois Royer from EY as Master of Ceremonies, accompanied by a band playing pop standards and a couple of entertaining […]

October 24th 2017 - by - read
The 8HATS team presenting Bin++, a connected bin project based on LoRaWAN.

CityHack Bucharest: Pimp my connected bin with LoRaWAN!

As Actility's Experience Engineering Director, I was among the 100 participants of CityHack 2017 in Bucharest, the smart city hackathon organized by Orange Romania, Tremend and Actility. On 22 -23 September, our 8HATS team built a demo of a waste management solution based on LoRaWAN that won the first prize. I'd like to share how we came to this success!

October 20th 2017 - by - read

Innovation is the way to overcome the energy industry’s crisis

The energy transition will not happen because it is not a transition. It will be a fast, brutal and systemic revolution. An exponential curve. That was the key takeaway at the Accenture roundtable held on March 21st in Paris. “No public policy of any kind has ever provoked the major changes that affected our societies”, […]

April 21st 2017 - by - read