Sopra is a leader in consulting, IT services and software development in Europe, providing assistance and guiding its clients to ensure the success of their complex transformation projects.
With particular attention to business processes and information systems, combining industrial quality, high-performance services, added-value and innovation to the solutions it provides, Sopra is the partner of choice for large enterprises and organisations seeking the best usage of information technology to enhance their development and competitive edge.
Sopra is one the founder of the Lyon Urban Data which is a living lab based in Lyon with the City of the Grand Lyon.

Place of experimentation, Lyon Urban Data is a platform for innovation and creation of new services based on the data. It is a place of entertainment and trade. An urban laboratory scale. His vocation? To emerge tomorrow’s services by businesses in the area and its inhabitants. Two workspaces will be opened in 2014 : the ShowRoom (open to public) and a co-working space (reserved for companies and project developers).

For instance the Lyon Urban is very much like the capital knowledge of Osaka and this project between Europe & Japan will strengthen the relationships between, Capital Knowledge Osaka – the Lyon Urban Data, and Grand Lyon – Osaka.

Role in the project

Sopra will contribute with expertise to the project by identifying experimentation use cases and deploying field trial management involving end-users.