An economic development centre for the image and digital audiovisual sector.
Founded in 1997, the Pôle Image Magelis (Magelis Image Centre) has put creative talents at the heart of its strategy to share knowledge and expertise with a high added value to professionals in the key sectors of the image industry: animation, filming, video games, digital image, virtual reality and comics.
The Campus Image (image campus) comprises 11 schools/professional courses that work in permanent synergy to provide state-of-the-art expertise to around 1,000 students. The Pôle Image Magelis has built an innovative ecosystem that combines courses (from preparatory courses up to PhD level) and support for emerging talents until the students complete their projects.
The aim of the Pôle Image Magelis is to promote the image sector in the Charente department by attracting and assisting companies, building the relevant training and educational facilities, supporting R&D, forging and organising partnerships with national and international events and by creating urban development and an infrastructure dedicated to the needs of the professionals in the image industry.