Founding members

Grand Est
 
Grand Est
Alsace Champagne-Ardenne Lorraine
Ardenne Métropole
 
Ardenne Métropole
61 municipalities comprising nearly half of the inhabitants of French Ardennes
  • Opening of the university campus in September 2019, with the aim of pass the students number
  • Business incubators …
Argonne Ardennaise
 
Argonne Ardennaise
Southern French Ardennes
  • Rural and dynamic territory
  • Green tourism: Parc Argonne Découverte …
Les Crêtes Préardennnaises
 
Les Crêtes Préardennnaises
Center of French Ardennes
  • Business parks and business centers, near the A304 motorway
  • Positive energy territory for green growth
Portes du Luxembourg
 
Portes du Luxembourg
At the crossroads of Belgium and Luxembourg
  • Inter-municipal cooperation: a strategic territory in the heart of Europe
  • Direct aid to entrepreneurs, SME village, business parks
Vallées et Plateau d'Ardenne
 
Vallées et Plateau d'Ardenne
Crossed by the new A304 motorway to Belgium
  • Natural space and renowned companies: Actival business park …
  • Fluvial tourism (Meuse et Semoy), leisure center of Vieilles Forges …
Ardenne Rives de Meuse
 
Ardenne Rives de Meuse
French Ardennes tip
  • Multimodal platform (fluvial, iron, road) of Givet connected to the major seaports of Antwerp and Rotterdam
  • Historically important and qualified industrial subcontracting offer
Pays Rethélois
 
Pays Rethélois
On the axis Rotterdam-Marseille at 1:30 from Paris
  • Labeled "active and sporting city"
  • 84 ha activity park accessible from the new A34 motorway …
Ardennes Thiérache
 
Ardennes Thiérache
Between the Hauts-de-France and Belgium
  • Welcoming and innovative countryside
  • Social and solidarity economy …
Chambre de Commerce et d'Industrie
 
Chambre de Commerce et d'Industrie
French Ardennes department
Chambre d'Agriculture
 
Chambre d'Agriculture
French Ardennes department
Chambre de Métiers et de l'Artisanat
 
Chambre de Métiers et de l'Artisanat
French Ardennes department

Specialized partners

Economic network

EURADA: the European Federation of Development Agencies
EURADA: the European Federation of Development Agencies

It brings together 75 members throughout Europe (and Turkey) and organizes exchange meetings, and an animation aimed at promoting mutual knowledge of members, which can lead to joint projects.

CNER: National Federation of Economic Development Agencies
CNER: National Federation of Economic Development Agencies

It brings together some one hundred structures in France, at local, departmental, regional or interregional level. She also organizes meetings between professionals in economic development and land use planning.

Funding

BPI France, Public Investment Bank
BPI France

Public Investment Bank, BPI France offers financing solutions for companies from seed to stock market listing, credit equity.

Caisse des dépôts
Caisse des dépôts

The Caisse des dépôts et consignations and its subsidiaries constitute a public group serving the general interest and economic development of the country. The Group performs public interest missions in support of public policies conducted by the State and local authorities and may exercise competitive activities. The Caisse des dépôts et consignations is a long-term investor and contributes, in the respect of its economic interests, to the development of companies.

Reims Business Angels RBA
Reims Business Angels (RBA)

Coming from the France Angels national network, Reims Business Angels connects potential investors and entrepreneurs. The association members who invest put a ticket between 5,000 and 20,000 euros per accompanied file. The RBA studies the applications having their employment area in Marne or French Ardennes, without exclusion of activity sector.

Innovation

Grand E’nov: Regional Innovation Agency of the Grand Est
Grand E’nov: Regional Innovation Agency of the Grand Est

Main missions: support to innovation management (awareness, detection and initiation of projects, diagnosis, financial support for first-time innovation ...), search for funding (whether regional, national or European), support for territories, and lastly, the acceleration of regional start-ups, especially with business incubators.

Rimbaud’Tech: business incubator Charleville-Mézières
Rimbaud’Tech: business incubator Charleville-Mézières

Main missions: support for project leaders and innovative entrepreneurs in their business creation process: preferential rate accommodation, personalized monitoring, access to experts and partners network, support for funding research, training ...

Platinium 3D: Regional platform for the industrialization of additive manufacturing processes dedicated mainly to obtaining metal parts
Platinium 3D

Regional platform for the industrialization of additive manufacturing processes dedicated mainly to obtaining metal parts.

CRITT-MDTS: International research and expertise center specializing in materials, deposits and surface treatments
CRITT-MDTS

International research and expertise center specializing in materials, deposits and surface treatments.