IdeArk benefits from and participates in the international promotion of the site and its players. In addition, it offers:

  • integration into a major scientific network with an international reputation
  • an R&D area: the Idiap institute
  • an area dedicated to SMEs and start-ups
  • events and networking


At this site, SMEs and start-ups also benefit from the following services:

  • Accelerator: assistance in the commercial development of new technologies
  • Incubator: professional help in starting business projects
  • Innovation: support in the development of business innovation



IdeArk occupies a 3,000 m2 building at Martigny, which is due to be extended. This offers:

  • flexible premises specifically for companies working within the field of ICT
  • a high-speed internet connection
  • conference rooms
  • cafeteria
  • parking places
  • additional facilities in a nearby hotel complex 
Fondation The Ark - Rue de l'Industrie 23 - 1950 Sion - Suisse