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World Impact Summit

March 2024

World Impact Summit

We went to the World Impact Summit in Bordeaux and were inspired, challenged, alarmed, reassured… But above all, we were even more motivated to take action, to get even more involved in the ecological transition!

IBS - GTB Light

October 2023

The IBS Show is a success !

Smart & Connective presented its Light BMS at IBS for the 3rd year running! 
Lots of meetings and great projects in store. 


July 2023

Smart & Connective is ISO 27001 certified!

Smart & Connective has been judged compliant with NF EN ISO/IEC 27001 : 2017 (Europe) – ISO/IEC 27001 : 2013 +COR 1 : 2014 + COR 2 : 2015 (International)

Bilan carbone

May 2023

Smart & Connective carries out its first carbon audit !

To reinforce our commitment and mobilisation in this ecological transition, we have undertaken to calculate our carbon footprint.

Webinar Airzone

February 2023

Smart & Connective and Airzone lower your bills!

Many of you attended the webinar hosted by Airzone and Smart & Connective on 10 February. On the programme, we presented our partnership for a Light BMS combining comfort and energy savings. 


January 2023

S&C encourages the tertiary sector to save energy - Le journal des entreprises

Sophia Antipolis-based start-up Smart & Connective is transforming existing commercial buildings into intelligent buildings, enabling immediate energy savings to be made with the minimum of fuss. It has just raised €1 million to expand.

November 2022

Smart & Connective and Gandee join the Village by CA Provence Côte d'Azur - Le Journal des Entreprises

Two new companies have joined the ranks of the 2022/2024 promotion of the Village by Crédit Agricole Provence Côte d’Azur located at the heart of Sophia Antipolis. The 19th selection committee has chosen two start-ups from the Côte d’Azur…

Invest in Côte d’Azur - S&C ouvre son capital

November 2022

Smart & Connective opens up its capital to EODEN and raises €1.1M - Invest in Côte d'Azur

Smart & Connective, a cleantech start-up based in Sophia Antipolis, has just announced that it has raised €1.1m to accelerate the sales and marketing development of its Light Building Management System (BMS) solution, which transform commercial buildings into smart, connected buildings…

Opération croissance pour Smart & Connective

November 2022

Smart & Connective goes for growth - Tribune CA

The Côte d’Azur-based start-up has announced that it has raised over €1m in new capital with the arrival of the Occitan investment company Eoden. Focus on energy optimisation.

Since returning to France in 2020, Ambre Saurat, her father Guy and her husband Robert Colli have been busy…

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November 2022

What equipment is needed to comply with the BACS decree? - Batirama

The power threshold of the BACS decree will be lowered from 290 to 70 kW. At the IBS show, exhibitors demonstrated their technical solutions for meeting the requirements of the BACS decree.
We went to the IBS show, held at Paris Porte de Versailles on 8 and 9 November…

J3E - Portrait Ambre – Guy

October 2022

"A BMS can deliver energy savings of up to 40% in an existing, or even ageing, commercial building. - J3e

Smart & Connective is offering an innovative Light BMS solution to meet the urgent demand for energy renovation in the French commercial sector, which is subject to the Tertiary and BACS decrees. Based on IoT technology, it can control the building’s energy-guzzling appliances at room level…

October 2022

RS France calls on the expertise of Smart & Connective - RS

BEAUVAIS, France – September marks the first stage in the implementation of the tertiary sector decree, the broad outlines of which were set out in 2010 in the Grenelle 2 Law and revised in 2015 in the Energy Transition Law. The decree calls for an ambitious 60% reduction in energy consumption by 2050…

French Tech - Nos femmes entrepreneures

July 2022

Discover our Women Entrepreneurs - French Tech Côte d'Azur

Ambre Saurat, co-founder of Smart & Connective, a French IoT company with an international focus, set up in 2016 to meet a growing demand for energy savings and Facility Mana- gement. Its main aim is to make smart buildings accessible to as many people as possible, in order to accelerate the digital and energy transition of commercial buildings…

Ambre saurat CEO

April 2022

Five questions to Ambre Saurat, CEO Smart & Connective - CCI Côte d'Azur

What is the profile and history of your company in a few words?

Smart & Connective was created in 2016 in Asia by Guy Saurat and myself, to meet energy saving needs in the hotel sector…

March 2022

Smart & Connective is a start-up tackling energy losses in commercial buildings - BFM Business

On Thursday 31 March, Ambre Saurat, co-founder and CEO of Smart & Connective, talked about energy losses in commercial buildings and how energy consumption is falling, on the Good Morning Business programme presented by Sandra Gandoin and Christophe Jakubyszyn…

ELLE Côte d'Azur

January 2022

A different way of working - ELLE Côte d'azur

This Sophia Antipolis-based greentech company transforms buildings into smart buildings, i.e. intelligent buildings capable of generating energy savings…

What makes it special: horizontal management, a start-up atmosphere without bureaucracy, the possibility of teleworking and flexible working hours…