You are a company in manufacturing, services to industry or building.
You would like to get into the French market.
You would like information about how this market works.




The DEEDS programme can:

  • Set up B to B meetings for you
  • Help you take part in cross-border co-operation with French companies.
  • Promote our industries, clusters and areas of excellence.

Multi-sector business meetings.


DEEDS targets the most promising sectors identified as being shared between the Dieppe and Sussex areas: aerospace, agribusiness, environmental, logistics and naval.

In addition, any company with any project involving cross-border co-operation may also join the DEEDS project.


Identify opportunities and put them into practice


  • 15 March 2012 at 5pm at the Dieppe Chamber of Commerce: Briefing on finding out about the Sussex market.
    Businesses in the Dieppe area are invited to attend a meeting to present market opportunities, legislation, networks and good practices for doing business in the UK.
    [For more details click here]
  • Technical workshops to build plans to find new business.
    Companies interested in the project will be invited to participate in technical workshops aimed at building individualized action plans to put in place co-operation with UK companies.
    [For more details click here]
  • 28 and 29 June 2012 : Dieppe/Sussex cross-border Business Meeting in Dieppe.
    Organized at the new International Business Centre in Dieppe, for two days British and French companies will be able to benefit from a programme full of personalized meetings, company visits and group meetings, with time for networking within major activity sectors and clusters.
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  • 4 and 5 October 2012 : Dieppe/Sussex Business Meeting organized in Sussex.
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Important steps for taking part in the programme


  • Until the 7th of September - Sussex Enterprises and French partners seek news companies for taking parts in DEEDS program. Registration (to fill registration).
  • From the 10th to the 22th September – Selection of companies to meet.
  • From the 24th to the 28th September - Croos-border meetings organization.
  • The 1st October - Sending global and individual btob schedules.
  • 4th and 5th October 2012 : Dieppe/Sussex cross-border Business Meetings in Sussex.