VILLA M, FIRST CONCEPT PLACE DEDICATED TO THE HEALTH OF TOMORROW
Wednesday june, 29th, Philippe Starck – artistic director and creator, Olivier Raffaelli - architect et co-founder of Triptyque, Dr. Michel Cazaugade – President of GPM, and Thierry Lorente – CEO of GPM, presented the Villa M project.
A place of avant-garde in the heart of Paris, dedicated to health and its community. As a unique concept, Villa M will host at the same time members of the Mutual Group Pasteur, health professionals and all stakeholders involved in the improvement of our health care system : practitioners, researchers, students and interns, e-health startups, learned societies, professional organizations.
This meeting place and residence for the health world, will be also a showcase for innovation and creativity, and a wonderful setting for work, learn, train, recharge. It will dispose of exhibitions and conferences spaces, an hotel, bars and a restaurant, and will be accessible to patients and visitors. Planned opening in 2019.
« Contributing to Villa M is an honor and an opportunity for me to finally do what I wanted to do, but never succeeded with the design: where the design can embellish life, it can’t save lives. Here, I had the opportunity to work on a machine around life, a vital machine. » Ph.S