French Expertise in Sport Industry Conference 2017
PARIS – DECEMBER 4th
The annual international event of the French Sport Industry
conférences, debates and networking sessions
french companies of the sport industry, startup, sport federations, représentatives of organizing comitee and other high level officials…
Argentina, Mexico, USA, Germany, Marocco, Kindgom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar, China, Japan, India
RIGES – The “French expertise in Sport Industry” Conference.
Supported by The French Ministry of Sports, the RIGES is the French flagship event about business opportunities of the sport industry on international markets
France has a lot to offer in terms of know-how and skills in the sport industry. Over the past few years, many French companies have been successful on international markets thanks to their innovation capacity and their engagement with their partners. Moreover, France hosts top sporting events such as Tour de France and Roland Garros French Open.
Every year, our world class event is the best opportunity to discover French and international expertise in the sport industry. The conference gathers more than 200 companies and institutions, including major sports events organizers from different hosting countries and key players of sporting goods sector (french brands, international distributors and startup of sportech sector)
During a day, participants meet, debate and collaborate on upcoming events and opportunities of sport industry markets. Keynote speakers, who usually include high-level foreign Representatives and French Ministers, address a variety of topics such as innovation, major sporting events, sporting goods or sport practices worldwide.
This conference is the preferred event for top level networking!
THE RIGES – MEET THE BEST FRENCH INNOVATION IN THE SPORT SECTOR
The 5th edition of the RIGES will be one of the most exciting ever. The event has evolved still further. This year, this unique event will welcome an increasing number of international guest and will focus on a wide variety of subjects:
running and outdoor equipement, horse Riding Equipment…
The 2016 edition in pictures…
2016 French attendees
Winwin Afrique, A40 ARCHITECTES, A40 Mecidal Services, ACHACHE, ACS France, ADIT, advertiseat, AEROPHILE, AFNOR international, Airstar, Airstar, Alcor Equipements, Algoe, Alibaba, Amaury Sport Organisation, APAVE INTERNATIONAL, Aspire Logistics / Qatar, Aspire Zone / Qatar, Bodet, BOLDODUC, CPC & ASSOCIES, CRYO CONTROL, D2X International, Daniel Charpentier, De Bussy Giancarli Chevalier, Digifood, DOUBLET, ENGIE, EURO 2016 , Eurocom, Fast Sport, Fedairsport, Football Federation of Cameroon, French Federation of Athletism, French federation of Tennis, FIFAS, FootoVision, Gerflor, GL Events, Havas, HBS, HEADOO, Hopscotch Groupe, HURRICANE ACTION SPORTS Company / FISE, iDalgo Sports Data, INSEP, Keneo, KENEO, KMF MalaysiaWE, LA POSTE, LABORATOIRES EONA, LAGARDERE SPORTS, Le Tremplin, Marty Sports, Marty Sports, Mediaghat, Mediatree, Natural Grass, NINE SPORT TECHNOLOGY, OMNIRIS TECHNOLOGIES, Organisation internationale de la Francophonie, Paris 2024, RECUPSPORTS, Région Ile de France, Repucom, REPUCOM, ROLAS, Schneider Electric, Serge Ferrari, SETEC, SPORT 365, Stade Afrique, Tech4Race, Tracktl, TRAIL AFRICA ORGANIZATION, Trilogiq, TRIMARAN GeoRacing, Urban Stadium, Videomenthe…
2016 International delegations
François Albert AMICHIA, Ministry of Sports
M. Henri KOUASSI, Chief of staff – Minister of Sports
Mr Pierre Ismaël BIDOUNG MKPATT, Minister of Sport in Cameroun
Dr MINDJEME, Jules Eloy, MINSEP
M.TOMBI AROKO SIDIKI and Blaise MOUSSA -Cameroun football Federaton
M. NOUNGUI Pierre, CAN 2016;
M. MBIDA DIRCAB Président of FECAFOOT
Mr Abdulrahman EL MALKI (Ministry of Culture and Sports)
Mr Fahad EL MASS (Ministry of Culture and Sports),
Mr Abdullah Nasser NAEMI (Aspire Logistics),
Mr Ali MOTAWAA (Aspire Zone),
Mr Khalid Al Kubaisi (Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy);
Mrs Theologia Kostopoulou, (Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy)
M. Terenty METSHERIAKOV, Transport Directorate of 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia – FIFA 2018
BUSINESS FRANCE’S MISSION:
Business France is the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, responsible for fostering export growth by French businesses, as well as promoting and facilitating international investment in France.
It promotes France’s companies, business image and nationwide attractiveness as an investment location, and also runs the VIE international internship program.
Founded on January 1, 2015 through a merger between Ubifrance and the Invest in France Agency, Business France has 1,500 personnel, both in France and in 70 countries throughout the world, who work with a network of public- and private-sector partners.