European Heritage Days 2019 at the French Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation

Published by Manon C. · Published on 21 September 2019 at 21h28
On Saturday September 21, 2019, the French Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation will open for European Heritage Days 2019.

The French Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automationexceptionally welcomes you on Saturday September 21, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. for European Heritage Days.

Curious people will be able to discover an exhibition returning on the story of this legendary computer place, as well as to take part in workshops, entertainments and demonstrations, in order to illustrate the richness of the story of the site, from the moment the allied armies came in in 1952 to the research works of two generations of scientists.

European Heritage Days 2019 program:

Guided tour of the Inria exhibition by the scientist of the institute. They’ll present the story of the site and the advent of the digital revolution, the adventure of the “Plan Calcul” until the emergence of the artificial intelligence, without forgetting the development of applied mathematics, IT, internet and smartphones.

Demonstrations by searching teams of the Inria

  • Autonomous vehicles
  • Personal data security


  • Morse (communication through telegraphic code)
  • Turing’s machine (coding machine)


  • Guided tour of the place
  • Retrogaming
  • Historic movie screenings
  • Historic vehicles exhibition


European Heritage Days 2019 Program in Paris and the Ile-de-France Region:

And to get your bearings more easily, we've made you some themed guides:

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
On 21 September 2019



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    78150 Rocquencourt


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