Along with teaching and research, entrepreneurship and innovation constitute the third strategic pillar of the École polytechnique and is materialized by a space dedicated to the support of entrepreneurial projects encouraging innovations with a high technological content through the implementation of various programs:
X-UP : Incubation program of the Ecole Polyetchnique which offers an intensive training and a multidisciplinary ecosystem to entrepreneurs to accelerate the development of their innovative technological project. Personalised mentoring and coaching, workshops, networking and introduction to investors are the key elements of this programme dedicated to early-stage deeptech start-ups.
X-FAB : A place where entrepreneurs, students, researchers and partners can develop their technological solutions in a high-tech prototyping space. Linked to the laboratories of the Ecole Polytechnique, X-Fab is a technological breeding ground equipped with cutting-edge technology to design the great innovations of tomorrow.
X-Tech : A development, hosting and mutual aid facility for mature deep-tech start-ups within an ecosystem of exchanges with laboratories, corporates, early stage start-ups and students.
X-Corporate : An incubator for large companies that want to see their employees' projects launch in the market