Apply to the VIP Business Immersion Program

Monday, January 10, 2022 - Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Join the Research Triangle Regional Partnership (RTRP) and the French-American Chamber of Commerce of the Carolinas (FACCC) for a three day program customized specifically to each attending business' needs and interests.

Who Should Attend?

This VIP Immersion Program is specifically geared towards French Small and Mid-Size Enterprises (SMEs) in the Tech, Cleantech, and Advanced Manufacturing fields. 

Below are examples of the types of companies who should apply.

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Definition: Our region’s technology sector includes what most people think of when they think of “tech:” software developers, hardware manufacturers, and telecommunication companies.

Examples Include: Software Developers, Hardware Manufacturers, Telecommunication, Analytics, Nanotechnology, IoT (Internet of Things), Photonics, Wearables, Cybersecurity, and Financial Tech ("Fintech").


Definition: Companies in the CleanTech sector can generally be identified by the fact that they are working towards preserving natural resources. 


Examples Include: Energy Savings/Efficiency Firms, Alternative Energies, Renewable Energies, Nuclear Energy, Smart Grid.

Advanced Manufacturing

Definition: When we talk about advanced manufacturing, we’re talking about companies that are building products that require advanced skills or technologies to create.

Examples Include:
Medical Devices, Automotive & Aerospace Components, Military or Agricultural Equipment, Biotech/Life Science Manufacturing, and Advanced Materials.

Program Agenda

Use the drop-down menu below to view the agenda for each day of the program. All times are EST.

*Agenda subject to change

The Research Triangle Region at a Glance

Over 2 million residents in the Research Triangle Region.
More than 7,000 companies in the Research Triangle Region.
Over 700 international companies in the Research Triangle Region.
The Research Triangle Region has the lowest corporate tax rate in US at 2.5%.


Using the form below, please fill in your information to apply and click "submit" when complete.

  • Your Contact Information

  • Name
  • Your Company Information

  • Your U.S. Investment Project

  • (sales office, warehouse, manufacturing,…)
  • (estimate after 1, 2 and 3 years of operation)
  • Your Products/Services

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Our Counties

Map of member counties in the Research Triangle Region.