Engineers can also be researchers. This is the message sent to 871 first-year students by a team of scientists from the School who organized a magnificent day entitled « Vive la recherche ». Conference by Valérie Masson-Delmotte, co-president of group n ° 1 of the IPCC (engineer and doctor of the School), round tables, coming from companies and laboratories of the School to present their activities: a very rich program presented by Damien Rontani, teacher-researcher at the Metz campus, co-organizer of the event.