Dunkerque Promotion partners network
Finding partners and developing your network is an important factor in growing your company
Let us help you develop your business! Thanks to our numerous partnerships, Dunkerque Promotion can act as an interface between you and the territory’s socioeconomic stakeholders (and also the department and region’s stakeholders) to:
- Develop your business
- Improve your foothold in the territory
- Develop your CSR process
- Further your knowledge of the territory
- Increase your influence in the Dunkirk area!
EXPLORE OUR PARTNERS IN FLANDERS AND THE OPAL COAST
The Fédération des Clubs d’Entreprises de la Côte d’Opale (CECO) brings together 9 of Dunkirk’s business clubs. It has around 350 companies that represent 12,000 of the territory’s employees. Its role is to galvanise the economic basin and its business activity areas and to foster trade between its members.
Medef – Côte d’Opale
With 350 member companies, the MEDEF Côte d’Opale provides first class support for companies in its economic and social environment. Because of its high performance network of partners, the MEDEF – Côte d’Opale is a place for meetings, trade and consultation.
Grand Littoral Business Club
The Grand Littoral Business Club (GLBC) is a network of leaders and decision-makers mainly from the industrial sector. They meet every month for themed lunches with a common goal: developing their business on the territory.
UIMM – Flandre Maritime Dunkerque
The Union des Industries et Métiers de la Métallurgie brings together the main French companies in the field of metallurgy. The UIMM Flandre Maritime – Dunkerque represents industrial companies in the region of Dunkirk by promoting their know-how, defending their interests and providing local support.
Réseau Entreprendre Côte d’Opale
The Réseau Entreprendre Côte d’Opale is a group of 110 experienced company directors who support entrepreneurs that are founding or taking over companies. More than 2,400 jobs have been created or saved thanks to the work of the Réseau Entreprendre Côte d’Opale over the past 20 years.
CPME – Nord
The Confédération des PME is the small- and medium-sized enterprises employer association for all sectors: industry, services, commerce, crafts and professional occupations.
DISCOVER OUR EUROPEAN PARTNER NETWORKS
- FRENCH-BELGIAN-LUXEMBOURG CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
- BRITISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY LILLE
- FRANCO-GERMAN BUSINESS CLUB
- FRANCO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
- FLANDERS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
FRENCH-BELGIAN-LUXEMBOURG CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The French-Belgian-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce (CCFBL) provides companies from Belgium and Luxembourg with useful information and tips to help them grow in the French market, using its solid network, comprising both professionals and institutions.
BRITISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY LILLE
The aim of the British Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Lille (BCCI) is to promote and facilitate business and commerce relations between Great Britain and France.
FRANCO-GERMAN BUSINESS CLUB
The Franco-German Business Club (CAFA) is an association that promotes trade between French and German (Swiss and Austrian) businesses.
FRANCO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
The Franco-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry brings together 950 members for whom maintaining and developing French and German commercial relations is particularly important.
FLANDERS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
The Flanders Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VOKA) is the Flemish business network. It represents more than 18,000 companies in Flanders and in Brussels, which in turn account for 65% of the private job market and 66% of the added value in Flanders.
MANY OTHER PARTNER NETWORKS
Dunkerque Promotion also maintains first class relations with:
- The Agur is the Flandre-Dunkirk urban planning and development agency. It is an association that provides its expertise to businesses and works on the town planning of the territory.
- Mase, which is both a type of certification and a group of companies working on Health, Safety and Environment (SSE) issues in the workplace.
- Cap Securité is a group of companies with complementary know-how in the industrial safety domain. Get the very best advice from local experts when you talk to them.
- Cap Numeric brings together company directors, decision-makers and stakeholders from the Opal Coast interested in innovation and the best practices in digital matters and their related jobs. Don’t hesitate to meet them.
- Pôle Emploi job centre, the ISCID-Co business school, the Community Convention and Tourism Office and plenty others…
PARTNER SKILLS CENTRES AND CLUSTERS
- TEAM 2
Euraénergie is the tool for driving Dunkirk’s innovation ecosystem based on two major areas of expertise: the energy transition and the circular economy. Its service offer is aimed at project leaders and it brings together public and private stakeholders. Built beside an innovation park, it has an incubator, schools of engineering, labs, technological spaces for prototyping and demos. A unique offer in the service of the transition.
Ecopal is a pioneering industrial ecology association in France. It is the leader of a network of private and public partners and has been developing circular economy projects in the territory for 20 years.
Team2 is a national cluster working on the development of the circular economy using innovation in recycling and industry ecology.
Gassmeid is a collaborative group of SMEs that are committed to improving industrial performance. Many skills in maintenance, engineering, surface finishing and thermal insulation, etc can be found within it.
Polénergieis a regional centre of excellence, which studies and promotes the emergence of projects about different energy efficiency topics, low carbon and hydrogen solutions for industry and transport.