Our partners


Elistair is supported by the DGA (French Defence Procurement Agency), through a SME regime for Dual Innovation (RAPID) program.  This help subsidizes projects of industrial research or experimental development related to the defence sector.

Total supports Elistair Tethered UAV systems

Elistair is assisted by Total through its regional development program: Total Développement Regional (TDR). With this program, the firm supports the most innovative SMEs geographically close to its activities.

Elistair has been selected for the Horizon 2020 European Program

Elistair is proud to be one of the few companies selected by the European investment program Horizon 2020, SME Instrument, in the “fast-growing, innovative SMEs – with high disruptive potential” category.

BPI France is a French public bank that invests in companies

Elistair is also supported by BPI France, a French public bank that offers financing solutions to promising companies. Its investments allows us to accelerate our growth and worldwide expansion.

Elistair is a member of the EDEN Cluster

Elistair is a member of the EDEN Cluster. This is cluster of French SMEs in the Defence and Public Safety markets, assisting us in our internationalization strategy.

Elistair is a member of the Cluster SAFE, a Cluster of Security and Aerospace companies

Elistair is part of the SAFE Cluster. This is cluster of French companies in the Security and Aerospace areas, which gives us a network of potential partners, both nationally and internationally.

Elistair is a member of the Coboteam Cluster

Elistair is also accompanied by Coboteam whose mission is to animate the Robotics ecosystem and mobilize stakeholders in the french Rhône-Alpes-Auvergne region, around emerging Robotics projects.


Elistair is a company benefiting from the “Novacité” label. The European Centre of Enterprise and Innovation Novacité’s mission is to facilitate the emergence and growth of businesses generating high added value.

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The AMPERE laboratory is specialized in electrical systems engineering (transmission, distribution and power conversion) and mechatronics.  It is a key partner for Elistair.

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Elistair is one of the companies benefiting from the network of the incubator of EMLYON Business School and Ecole Centrale of Lyon.