- Over 240,000 jobs in the health sector, including 24,000 jobs in the health industry
- 3 University Hospitals: Toulouse, Montpellier, Nîmes
- Oncopôle de Toulouse: campus of excellence, a unique anti-cancer site in Europe
- Strong positioning in key segments: diagnostics, e-health, medical devices, dependency,ageing, human and plant biotechnology, cosmetics, health-food, well-being, etc.
- 9,000 researchers
- 1 innovation cluster for the South of France (PACA and Occitanie): Eurobiomed
They chose Occitanie
AB7 Industries, Almerys, Argène, Bausch&Lomb (Valeant), Horiba Medical, Laboratoires Pierre Fabre, Sanofi