The ImVia (Image Vision and Artificial Intelligent) is a laboratory specialized in machine vision and image processing. The ImVia is the only representative in this domain in the region of Bourgogne and Franche-Comte, East of France. Since several years it developed the skills in the field of sensors. It collaborates with several local industries. In addition, the ImVia provides scientific support with its Vision platform 2D/2D + / 3D in France. Through participation in the previous projects CISTERN/PENTA, OFS/PSPC, EXIST/EXCEL, the ImVia initiated the creation several start-ups company in the domain of non-conventional imaging systems.