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Interview with Olivier Chazal, head of the ADEME International Club

The ADEME International Club is a network of innovative eco-companies dedicated to international business. It currently has 150 member companies in the fields of energy efficiency, renewable energies, waste management, air quality and soil decontamination.Q1. In your opinion, what new support tools are available to help eco-companies to expand internationally?In...

Interview with Pierre Marc Johnson, former Premier of Quebec

Q1. President Emmanuel Macron visited Quebec City and Montreal on June 8-9, 2018 for the G7 summit. He met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Among the topics discussed: the fight against climate change, promotion of the Francophonie, trade and cultural exchanges ... What do you remember from this visit?First...

Interview with Christophe Lecourtier, Director General of Business France

Q1: You are the author of the ”Team France Export” report. What are your proposals to innovate and better support French companies abroad, and more broadly, to be more efficient collectively?The French export support system is fragmented among several players whose competing and insufficiently cooperative lifestyles prevent them from sharing...

The digital transformation of SMEs, a key factor for international success

First of all, what do we mean by digital transformation? These words are all over the news, but no one is saying exactly the same thing. Digital transformation refers to the process through which companies integrate new technologies to improve their performance and productivity, rethink their business and reinvent their...

Why set up in the French-speaking world?

The international route is unquestionably an attractive option for any company wishing to access growth, conquer new markets or occupy a leading position in its sector of activity. The decision to expand beyond one's borders is never neutral for a manager and his company. Because it engages long-term strategy and...

Francophone Business Meetings - Mark your calendars

At your agendas!Mission Internationale will organize on November 8, 2018, at the Maison de la Mutualité in Paris, Francophone Business Meetings (Rencontres d’Affaires Francophones) in partnership with Business France, CCI France International, CGPME and MOCI and other partners. This event, which will be held in the presence of Pierre Marc...

The importance of a robust strategic action plan for successful international development

Mission Internationale, which supports companies in their internationalization strategy and path, regularly meets entrepreneurs who have a good intuition or a disruptive idea with strong potential.Generally visionary, these business leaders often operate in the « love » dimension, according to the time-honored Anglo-Saxon expression. In other words, if they had...

Mark your calendars! Mission Internationale will be in Quebec from 24 to 27 April 2017

After the great success of the first edition of its annual Forum held last month in Arcachon, Mission Internationale is pleased to announce that it will be organizing the visit of a delegation of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Quebec; Mission Internationale has already announced the organization of...

French-speaking market, an opportunity for export business development

Did you know?According to the Observatoire de la Langue Française, 274 million people speak the French language on five continents. In 32 member states and governments of the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF), French is the official language, either alone or with other languages.In Benin, Burkina Faso, Gabon, Mali,...

Why be supported in your international business development?

Being ready for international business: choice or necessity?The 3rd edition of the CCI International barometer French SMEs and internationalization conducted by OpinionWay in June 2015, reveals that 73% of business leaders surveyed are confident in the future of their company.This level of confidence is reinforced for companies (81%) that are...