The European and International Affairs Department coordinates the work of the European Affairs Commission of GIFAS and CIDEF and provides the interface with the ASD: the European association of national professional unions. It provides the executive secretariat for the French delegation to the NIAG (Nato Industrial Advisory Group). It ensures the coordination within GIFAS of positions on European subjects which can be taken by the various committees.
With regard to International Affairs, the Department's mission is to support GIFAS members in their international development and to be their spokesperson with French official bodies for all issues related to export. International support is materialized by the federation of the French presence in foreign trade fairs, the organization of industrial missions, seminars or professional meetings, the animation of GIFAS offices, networks and committees abroad, lobbying actions with foreign authorities.
This Department also maintains relations with the French administration and other French professional organizations in order to facilitate the exportations activities of its members, on accompanying or control measures for weapons equipment.
The Department coordinates the work of the International Commission and its geographic and thematic working groups (compensation, ethics, export control, etc.).
Mr Vincent GORRY
Tel. : +33 (0)1 44 43 17 35
Mr Cédric POST
Tel. : +33 (0)1 44 43 17 32
Ms Nadia KOENIGUER
Deputy Director, European Affairs
Tel. : +33 (0)1 44 43 17 55
Ms Caroline GUETTA-RUPIED
Deputy Director, Regulatory Affairs
Tel. : +33 (0)1 44 43 17 46
Ms Nathalie MEYER
Exhibitions and Events Manager
Tel. : +33 (0)1 44 43 17 38