Our Mind set
We are an open innovation house looking for meaningful collaborations with...
We are interested in passionate startups and work with amazing companies from various sectors to co-develop use cases for cars of the future. We provide funding, space and (or) resources to bring your ideas one giant step closer to production.
We collaborate with various labs at top research institutes and design schools through funding, industry support, design sprints and internships.
Corporations of all sizes are welcome to pitch new use cases in connected services, autonomous driving, new mobility solution and advanced in-car user experience.
With a strong focus on the community as one of the major stakeholders in our business models we are constantly asking how our solutions help the community.
4 core areas of focus for the future of mobility
As one of the largest car manufacturers in Europe, Renault is dedicated to driving innovation, imagining the car of the future, and shaping sustainable mobility. Located minutes from leading hardware and software companies, our Silicon Valley office is geared to capitalize on the region’s world-class engineering talent and stay ahead of trends that are reshaping the way people interact with their cars. Renault’s main focus are on autonomous and assisted driving, zero-emission vehicles, and connected cars. Our unique office in Sunnyvale, California is a direct result of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, which shares a collective goal of expanded presence in Silicon Valley. In a shared facility with Nissan, RISV houses an advanced research center specializing in connected services, autonomous driving, and new businesses in mobility and advanced user experience. Renault aims to learn from and actively contribute to the Silicon Valley start-up ecosystem by launching several partnerships with start-ups, universities, and labs each year. We support our affiliates in many ways to co-develop new research topics, use cases, and products.
the car interacts with your digital lifestyle seemlessly
the promise of a car that can take over and drive for you
building new user-centered business models
a car that delivers an experience that gives you meaning