PI²4 – Year 4 Industrial Innovation Project

Projet d’Innovation Industrielle 4

The Industrial Innovation Project 4, or PI²4, takes place in the second year of the engineering cycle at ESILV, a general engineering school at the heart of digital technologies.


Year 4 – Semesters 1&2

Groups of 4 students


Apply the skills of his teaching major. This project takes place in the 4th year of the engineering school’s 5-year curriculum. Equivalent to about a hundred hours per student, it involves a team of 4 students working on a concrete problem, usually proposed by a company or a research laboratory.

Expected competencies

  • Know how to apply a project methodology,
  • develop his technical skills,
  • animate and motivate a multidisciplinary team.

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Showroom projects 2018-2019

Projets en école d'ingénieurs : le showroom PI²4 de la promo 2020

Showroom projects 2017-2018

Les projets en école d'ingénieurs, du concret !

Showroom projects 2016-2017

PI² : projets innovation industrielle, promo 2018

Showroom projects 2014-2015

Projets d'Innovation industrielle, en cycle ingénieur promo 2016


Examples of partner companies

IRI // Futur en Seine // SAP // La Poste // Strate College // Banque Fédérale Mutualiste // etc.

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Are you a company or laboratory partner of the school? Would you like to test an idea, create a prototype in collaboration with our students?
Proposing your project will allow you to cooperate with a team of innovative young people, to make yourself known to those who will respond to your internship and job offers and to contribute to their training.

Project Calendar

  • Until the end of August – Project proposals from partners
  • September- Students choose projects and launch them.
  • October – Rendering of specifications
  • end of November – Progress defense
  • end of March – Final defense

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  • Markowitz method for efficient portfolio
    Automated financial management system
    Energy storage through cristalline compounds
    Remote controle of Bloomberg software
  • Low volatility market neutral strategy
    Motor controller for the Shell Eco marathon
    Measuring and modelling the impact of contingent convertible bonds on financial stability
    Smart load shedding
  • Mean Reversion
    optimisation of twist beam
    Topology Optimisation of Oil rig platforms
    Drink Safe, connected swizzle stick

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International Contacts

Alain Ouvrieu

Director of the International Relations Department

+ 33 1 41 16 72 50
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Whatsapp : +33 7 86 16 74 66

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+33 1 41 16 72 51

International Partners

+33 1 41 16 72 90 / 72 48

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