On Friday 6 March, innovation players came out in droves for the 6th annual edition of the Hacking de l’Hôtel de Ville : 4,000 business meetings during the largest meetup in France, a collaborative workshop on new recruitment challenges, 5 round tables, 24 demos of game-changing innovations …. Startups, corporates, investors, experts and City of Paris officials once again seized the opportunity to build new and lasting business partnerships.
Paris&Co joins Forglobal.com, a global city network for international business
Paris will be presented to international investors around the world. On this platform, Paris finds itself in the company of like-minded cities such as Amsterdam, London and New York. The Paris market entry portal is managed by Paris&Co.
International business is an important part of the local economy of Paris. France saw a
significant increase in the number of foreign direct investment projects over the last years.
The main goals for Paris to join the platform are:
• Attract more foreign direct investment
• Make local service providers visible to foreign companies
• Create more local jobs
Leads for local service providers
Joining Forglobal.com opens up the possibility for Parisian service providers to present their companies to foreign entrepreneurs, highlighting their expertise and enhancing their international network.
Forglobal supports entrepreneurs and service providers to find one another across borders. The business platform hinges on the idea that companies that wish to open an office abroad, often do not know where to start and whom to trust.
Helping small and midsize companies to access international business is an important way to address globalization's challenges.
Service providers that are interested in joining Forglobal, can read more about the possibilities at https://forglobal.com/for-service-providers
It’s also possible to create a free account in just a couple of minutes at https://forglobal.com/register
Julien Gharrou, Project Coordinator of Paris&Co: “We look forward to attract more international investors by joining this network alongside cities such as Amsterdam, Cape Town, New York, Kuala Lumpur, Istanbul, London and Miami.”
Niels Maas, CEO of Forglobal: “It’s our aim to make international business accessible for every entrepreneur, in every country. We are continuously expanding and we are very happy that Paris joined our network.”