Executive Education

HEC Paris and the CCI Paris Île-de-France

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Paris SHighTecSales is a public institution run by 80 elected Managing Directors (22 from commerce, 20 from industry and 38 from the service sector).

It plays an active role in the operational and economic activities of companies in the region. The wide-ranging skills of its team of experts enable the CCI Paris Île-de-France to anticipate the needs of companies and propose innovative solutions.


  • Representing the interests of companies to public authorities and creating a favorable environment for them to operate 
  • Supporting companies at each stage of their development, encouraging their efficiency and giving access to new opportunities and new markets, especially internationally 
  • Training team members and the future directors that companies need. Each year, the CCI Paris Île-de-France trains over 14,500 young people and 30,000 adults in its lifelong learning centers 
  • Developing expertise in exhibitions/conferences and making the Paris Region more attractive to companies and investors 

Schools and training centers of the CCI Paris Île-de-France

The CCI Paris Île-de-France contributes actively in the renewal of the skills that French companies need to develop, both in France and around the world. Its schools cater for all business sectors and provide training courses at all levels. 

Higher Education in Management 

HEC Paris provides a wide range of degree and non-degree programs for senior managers and executives and is recognized as one of the leading business schools worldwide. It was one of the first schools to have obtained 3 prestigious international accreditations - AMBA (British Association of MBAs), EQUIS (European Foundation for Management Development), and AACSB (International Association for Management Education). 

ESCP Europe which also has the EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB accreditations and offers a range of internationally renowned training programs. 

Higher Education in the Technical Sectors 

ESIEE Paris - an Engineering School that specializes in both technology and management 

ESIV - a higher education establishment that focuses on the clothing and textile industry 

ESCF - a higher education establishment that specializes in French cuisine 

Technological Training 

CFI - Center for industrial training 

Gobelins - School of Visual Arts 

Grégoire-Ferrandi - School focusing on crafts, household goods, catering and the food industry 

Tecomah - A school that specializes in environment issues 

Sales and Entrepreneurship 

Novancia Business School 


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