I am not making a typo here with fondation. La Fondation is French which means “The Foundation”. So what is Dassault Systemes LaFondation and how they are helping out?
As global communities are gearing up to address challenges of the pandemic – COVID 19, La Fondation Dassault Systemes stands to play its part at this tumultuous time. At La Fondation, we are committed to support and encourage the acceleration of research projects and the exploration of various approaches to combat this global situation. La Fondation Dassault Systèmes will support such projects through financial assistance and through employee skill volunteering.
La Fondation Dassault Systemes is interested to support activities to accelerate research work in developing cost-effective test kits/testing processes; development of medical devices for quick recovery/isolation; lifesaving devices; support the hiring of resources to work on 3D / Bio-Medical / Bio-Chemical virtual simulations, enhance/optimize existing methodologies and develop new approaches.
La Fondation Dassault Systemes can support projects and programs including:
- Education and research projects based on 3D and virtual universes
- Developing 3D / virtual learning contents for awareness, remedy, prevention care, use of medical devices; for easy understanding of common person; data management;
- Support for Rapidly deployable technique developed using 3D, Virtual simulations
La Fondation is keen to support non-profit organizations located in Europe, US and India which are, mainly educational institutes / universities, public/government supported scientific research centres (excluding start-ups and pharmaceutical industry), other Fondations who are working in this domain.
Interested organizations / institutes located in Europe, Us and India and who are working in above mentioned areas should send their requests/proposals using the “Submit Project” tab on website lafondation3ds.org.
La Fondation will carefully and quickly review applications that meet our criteria and which will help the world to address the COVID19 challenges humanity is facing today.
About LA Fondatation Dassault Systemes
La Fondation Dassault Systèmes was set up by Dassault Systemes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company and world leader in 3D design software. Serving science, technology and art for a sustainable society, Dassault Systèmes and its 15,000 passionate employees strive to transform the way to innovate. Its mission is to provide business and people with 3DEXPERIENCE universes to imagine sustainable innovations capable of harmonizing product, nature and life. With its 3DEXPERIENCE platform, it connects designers, engineers, business entities and consumers in a new social enterprise. La Fondation is actively contributing to transforming the learning experience by offering academic and research institutions opportunities to leverage the power of experience to learn better and faster by transforming the way people interact with, and discover, the world around them.