The 5EDA organizers would like to express their gratitude to the sponsors which support have made the conference possible.

Agilent Technologies


L’Union Nationale des Aveugles et Déficients Visuels (UNADEV) – The National Union of Blind and Visually Impaired  was created in 1929 in Bordeaux, France. It is a registered association for assistance and charity. For over 90 years, UNADEV has grown nationwide through eight different regional centers and numerous local partner associations. Our actions focus on three missions: providing help and support to visually impaired people for their social and professional inclusion; raising awareness and informing the general public and decision-makers; supporting medical research and prevention of blinding diseases.

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Société Française de Dermatologie – French Society of Dermatology

Like all other European or American National Dermatology Societies, the French Society of Dermatology was born at the end of the 19th century, more exactly in 1889.
In addition to the dissemination of knowledge through presentations and publications, the Society also aims to support and promote clinical research and fundamental research in France. For more than 20 years, it has devoted a large part of its budget to the financing of unique and innovative projects. It has thus remained true to the purpose of its creators after more than 120 years of existence.

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Université de Bordeaux – Bordeaux University

The University of Bordeaux is ranked among the top French universities for the quality of its education and research. A multidisciplinary, research-focused, international institution, it leads an ambitious development program with its partners to further promote Bordeaux as a “Campus of Excellence”.

A leading international research university, the University of Bordeaux promotes the development of training, research and knowledge transfer within its numerous Clusters of Excellence: neuroscience, medical imaging, environment/climate, advanced materials, archaeology, lasers/optics, digital certification, health and society and cardiology.

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Conseil Régional Nouvelle Aquitaine – New Aquitaine Regional Council

New Aquitaine is the largest administrative region in France, spanning the west and southwest of the mainland.

After Île-de-France, New Aquitaine is the premier French region in research and innovation, with five universities (Bordeaux, La Rochelle, Limoges, Poitiers and Pau) and several « Grandes Ecoles ».

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Agilent Technologies

« Agilent is a global leader in life sciences, diagnostics and applied markets, recognized for uncompromising integrity in all we do. Our mission is to advance quality of life by focusing our expertise in six key markets: Food, Pharmaceutical, Environmental and Forensics, Diagnosis, Chemical and Energy, and Reserach . With a team of approximately 16,300 employees spread across the world, our global footprint includes sales offices, logistics centers, and business facilities in three major geographies. Our worldwide capabilities enable us to deliver high-quality solutions to our valued customers in 110 countries.. »

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Agilent Technologies


« IntegraGen’s mission is to translate molecular research to clinical practice through the identification of novel genetic biomarkers and the subsequent commercialization of molecular diagnostic tests based on these discoveries. The company also strives to be a leader in providing cutting edge genomic services to academic researchers and life sciences companies based on the Company’s technological expertise and scientific know how. »

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