China as one major area of scientific collaboration for ENS de Lyon
A long term involvement and a rich track record of collaborative achievements
Inscription of this scientific cooperation policy in city of Lyon and AURA region policy of close economic and diplomatic partnership over many years (agreements with Shanghai, Forum, NIFC..)
A policy conducted in narrow interaction with other academic and scientific actors of Lyon through COMUE
Perpetuation also of a long tradition of academic and scientific cooperation emblematized by turn of century Franco-Chinese Institute
The Joint Research Institute for Science and Society (JoRISS) was created in 2010 by ENS de lyon, CNRS and ECNU. It is also supported by the partnership between Shanghai and the Auvergne Rhône Alpes region in France.
ProSFER (Program of Sino-French Education for Research) is a program subsidized by the Auvergne Rhône Alpes region that was created in 2002 and has been coordinated, on the French side, by ENS de Lyon since 2010.