Section: Partnerships and Cooperations

National Initiatives

PIA (Projets Investissements d’Avenir

PIA Floris'Tic (2015-2018), 430Keuro.

Participants : Julien Champ, Alexis Joly.

Floris'tic aims at promoting the scientific and technical culture of plant sciences through innovative pedagogic methods, including participatory initiatives and the use of IT tools such as the one built within the Pl@ntNet project. A. Joly heads the work package on the development of the IT tools. This is a joint project with the AMAP laboratory, the TelaBotanica social network and the Agropolis foundation.


CIFRE INA/Inria (2013-2016), 100Keuros

Participants : Alexis Joly, Valentin Leveau, Patrick Valduriez.

This contract with INA allows funding a 3-years PhD (Valentin Leveau). This PhD addresses research challenges related to large-scale supervised content-based retrieval in distributed environments.

INRA/Inria PhD program, 100Keuros

Participant : Alexis Joly.

This contract between INRA and Inria allows funding a 3-years PhD student (Christophe Botella). The addressed challenge is the large-scale analysis of Pl@ntNet data with the objective to model species distribution (a big data approach to species distribution modeling). The PhD student is supervised by Alexis Joly with François Munoz (ecologist, IRD) and Pascal Monestiez (statistician, INRA).