And the Winners are...

UBIFRANCE - 20-nov.-2014 14:04:45
UBIFRANCE, the trade section of the French Embassy, hosted last night its annual Networking Cocktail at the French Résidence. Last night was also the official annoucement of the V.I.E Awards Winners : Angéli ne Dubois ( Société Générale ) and Capucine Pillu (Jameson - Pernod Ricard). Congrats to the m both for a great achievement. From our 80 guests last night, 55 quizz cards were returned to us. However, only  49 cards w ere admissible as multiple entries were not allowed..... let’s give everyone a fair chance ! We are delighted to announce our three quizz winners : -           Jeanne DEYGUN (CACEIS ) -           Jean-pierre TRAN (DEXIA ) -           Félix JULIEN (EUROCHENE ) The winners will be contacted seperately.   For those curious enough, you will find below the anwers to our quizz:   In what year did Ireland join the European Union  ?          1973    The pressure in a bottle of champagne compared to that in a tyre is?        3 times higher Which famed Hollywood director of “The Quiet Man” was born Sean O’Feeney in 1894, in Spiddal County Galway ?        John Ford    How many members were registered with the French Federation of Gaelic Football in 2013?      463 Halloween is derived from which Irish festival?      Samhain How high is Mont Blanc?          4 810m   We would like to thank everyone for attending our event, we hope you had an enjoyable evening and we look forward to working with you all again. We also like to thank our sponsors Société Générale , AIR France and the CCEF for their generous contributions to the VIE awards.   UBIFRANCE

Networking cocktail

KAJJI Myriam - 24-févr.-2014 15:55:40
On the 30 th of January, UBIFRANCE Ireland, the French Trade Commission in Ireland, had the pleasure of inviting the Franco-Irish business community to their annual networking cocktail in the Crypt of Christchurch. This event was the opportunity for Jim Rice, Chairman of the IFCC ( Ireland France Chamber of Commerce ), to illustrate the ongoing successful collaboration between the IFCC and UBIFRANCE Ireland with the upcoming signature of a convention between our two organisations. The “Grand Prix VIE” (International Internship Program Competition) was also launched during the evening with Yann Mazeman, Director of SERVIER Ireland, speaking on the benefits of the VIE (International Internship Program) for both companies and volunteers. Finally, Valentin Poussin, Sales Manager of Lacroix-Sofrel, spoke about his collaboration with UBIFRANCE following the success of the introduction to the Irish market of his products: data loggers and leak detection devices. The evening was the perfect opportunity for UBIFRANCE to thank its business partners for their trust and collaboration during the past year and to hope for continued business relationships between our two countries for 2014.

Meet the French Biotechs delegation

Consumer Goods and Life Sciences Department - 27-mai-2013 18:42:18
UBIFRANCE Dublin and London are organising a three-day trade mission in the life sciences and healthcare sectors during the networking conference GENESIS 2013. This event, in collaboration with Bio Connect Ireland, the Irish Bio-Industry Association and One Nucleus, will take place from the 10th to 12th of December 2013 and will offer French companies the opportunity to discover and enter the Irish and British biotechnologies markets. The program of the French delegation is as followed: 10th of December: Dublin The French delegation will first visit a global biotechnology specialty care group before attending a market presentation made by experts in this field. The delegates will also have the opportunity to meet and discuss topical facts with key players in the Irish biotechnology market at a networking cocktail reception in that evening. 11th of December: London   On the second day, the French delegation will then fly to London to discover the British biotechnology market. During a visit to a pharmaceutical site, they will meet established biotechnology experts. The day will close with a networking cocktail marking the launch of GENESIS 2013.   12th of December: Genesis Conference 2013   On the 3rd day, French companies will have B2B meetings, organised through the GENESIS’s partnering platform, with key players in their area of interest within the biotechnology sector.  

News of the French Gift Box - Networking Cocktail on our stand !

Christel Roche - 04-juil.-2011 10:35:21
The French Trade Commission Ubifrance is pleased to organise a networking cocktail on the « French Gift Box » - French  pavilion - which will showcase a selection of French products at the “ Autumn Gift and Home Show ”.   The visitors of the show will have the opportunity to discover French products while enjoying cheese, meat, and crackers with a glass of wine. This cocktail catered by KC Peaches will take place on Tuesday the 23rd of August from 4pm to 6pm.   Do not hesitate to come and visit our “French Gift Box”, from the 21st to the 24th of August, at the RDS ! We will be delighted to welcome you from 10am to 6pm, and share with you a pleasant moment while discovering the French know-how.  
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Business France, the French Trade Commission in Dublin, is the trade section of the French Embassy in Ireland. Our bicultural team comprises 7 motivated professionals, dedicated to the promotion of the trade between Ireland and France, helping the Irish trade to source products from France and French exporters to find Irish partners. Our office is organised in business sectors: -     Agribusiness , -     Fashion, Housing, Healthcare , -     Infrastructure, Transport, Industry, -     ICT, Innovation, Services, Please click here to view our organigram. We organise Trade Events on a yearly planning, for which you may participate and register your interest. Furthermore, we are in a position to help you source products from France on an individual basis. If you are looking for French suppliers, please contact us or visit the French Exporters Directory ( )   Busine


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