Partners


The Hippolia Cluster can call on the services of a number of partners to help it with its assignments and actions. Since 2016, the Hippolia Partners programme has allowed all members to benefit from a personal adviser and special offers from particular providers.

Institutional Partners


FRENCH STATE

The Hippolia Cluster benefits from dual State recognition through the “Competitive Cluster” certificate which was renewed in 2018 and the French Tech Horse'N Tech ecosystem.

AD NORMANDIE

The Normandy Development Agency is the one-stop shop for economic and development assistance to regional enterprises.

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CALVADOS DEPARTMENT

Calvados department supports R&D activities in the horse industry seeking to improve health and performance through Normandie Equine Vallée and its support to the Hippolia Cluster.

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NORMANDY REGION

The Region, which is the land of the horse par excellence, promotes a proactive equine policy and supports the Hippolia Cluster and its members’ R&D projects.

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Horse Industry Partners


IFCE

The Ifce, as a technical institute in this industry, is responsible for the generation and transfer of knowledge and the dissemination of information.

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FRANCE GALOP

France Galop is the governing body of horseracing in France. It actively works to improve horseracing in France.

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LE TROT

Le Trot has the status of the governing body for trotting races in France and its guiding mission is to assist their development.

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MSA Caisse Centrale

This Fund plays a public service role for agricultural employees and self-employed workers in managing their social security.

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EPERON FUND

The Fund for Encouraging Regional or National Equestrian Projects (Eperon Fund) is a body of general interest for the horse industry.

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EUROPEAN HORSE NETWORK

The European Horse Network (EHN) is a non-profit organisation of stakeholders in the horse sector. Since 2018, the Hippolia Cluster has sat on the board of the EHN.

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EQUI-RESSOURCES

Équi-ressources is the leading employment and training service in the horse industry in France.

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FRENCH EQUNE INSTITUTE OF LAW

The French Equine Institute of Law is responsible for studying and disseminating laws relating to horses and their use.

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RESPE

REPSE is mainly responsible for monitoring disease in equines.

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NORMANDY HORSE COUNCIL

The Normandy Horse Council is the interface between professionals and the public authorities. It defines strategy for the horse industry in Normandy.

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Research Partners


ANSES

This equine pathology laboratory in Dozulé focuses on controlling health risks related to infectious diseases and parasites in horses.

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ENVA

The Centre for Imaging and Research in Equine Locomotor Disorders is an outpost of Alfort National Veterinary School and offers a platform that is unique in Europe.

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INRA

The French National Institute for Agricultural Research is the top agricultural research institute in Europe.

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LABEO

LABEO Frank Duncombe is a leading laboratory and its expertise in the field of equine health is recognised worldwide.

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CAEN UNIVERSITY

Equine research at Caen University focuses on biomechanics, immunology, epidemiology, genetics and reproduction.

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Technical Partners


Crédit Agricole Normandie

Crédit Agricole Normandie has considerable expertise throughout the horse industry in banking, insurance and funding innovation.

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INPI

The French National Institute of Industrial Property provides information and support to innovators in their Industrial Property initiatives.

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NORMANDIE INCUBATION

Normandie Incubation’s goal is to promote innovative start-ups underpinned by public and private research.

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Media Partners


CHEVAL PRATIQUE

The monthly magazine Cheval Pratique aims to help riders choose suitable products to purchase and also help them improve their skills.

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GRAND PRIX

Grand Prix covers three main areas: media, events and broadcasting. Most equestrian news is covered on a daily basis in 7 languages and 208 countries.

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HORSEALOT

Horsealot connects more than 200,000 members throughout the world allowing them to share their different visions of equitation and draw inspiration from this vibrant lifestyle.

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Supplier Partners


AGELIA

Agelia specialises in visual communication: bespoke design, folding modulable stands, photo and media library solutions, etc.

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LA BIG ADDRESS

LaBigAddress is a leading global communications solutions platform for enterprises which offers to accelerate their growth through the use of key communication levers.

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D&A EQUITATION

D&A promotes and distributes products in more than 200 tack shops and 2,500 equestrian facilities in France and sells them to riders directly.

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AGENCE DOLLAR

Dollar is an equestrian communication agency offering three services that are crucial to effective communication: websites, graphic editing and equine photography.

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EQU’HIP

Equ'hip Avocat is a legal practice for stakeholders in the horse industry, in France and internationally, which offers legal solutions to meet the needs of the industry.

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EQUIDECLIC

Equidéclic is a digital communication agency (websites, applications, software, etc.) specialising in horse industry.

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F. INITIATIVAS

F. Initiativas, with its team of more than 800 highly qualified staff, has, over the last 20 years, become a leading funder of innovation and R&D.

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HARPRO BY HARCOUR

Harpro, a subsidiary of Harcour, is the leading supplier of products aimed at companies in the equestrian industry in Europe.

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HORSE DEVELOPMENT

Horse Development, with its in-depth knowledge of the equestrian and equine market and a customised marketing approach, addresses the needs of professionals in the horse industry.

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IN FINE TRADUCTION

In Fine Traduction is a multilingual translation agency offering an equine translation service.

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MARKETING ON DEMAND

Marketing On Demand is a practice that has specialised in marketing and commercial development since 2016. The practice has expertise in the horse industry and high-tech.

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MYRIAGONE CONSEIL

Myriagone Conseil supports senior executives in acquiring knowledge through innovation: drawing up a coherent strategy, seeking funding, etc.

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