Organizations UIT is a member of
MEDEF is the leading network of entrepreneurs in France. Made up of 95% of SMEs, MEDEF places job creation and sustainable growth at the heart of its action. It maintains a dialogue with all civil society members and works with various decision-makers to promote a better understanding of the constraints and advantages of businesses.
In January 2020, Yves Dubief was once again entrusted with the commission in charge of taxation, in partnership with Nathalie Sénéchault. He is also a permanent guest of the Executive Council.
France Industrie brings together within MEDEF the Industry Sector Federations and the Presidents of 44 major private and public companies, operating in all industrial sectors.
EURATEX is the federation of national textile and clothing federations in Europe. It represents the interests of the European textile industry before the European authorities.
Gregory Marchant, UIT Vice-President in charge of European Affairs, represents UIT on the EURATEX board. He was re-elected vice-president in June 2020
UIT mandates experts to participate in the Sustainable Development, Innovation / Career development and Trade Policy working groups.
CSF Mode & Luxe
The Fashion and Luxury Goods Sector Strategic Committee (CSF) brings together professionals from the field, public authorities and trade unions representing the sector's personnel.
In 2018, the "Fashion and Luxury Goods" CSF, chaired by Guillaume de Seynes (Hermès), validated its priorities around four themes: Education and career development / Employment / Skills; Industrial production capacity / Subcontracting; Sustainable development / Traceability / Ethics; Entrepreneurial ecosystem / Emerging brands.
UIT, alongside its natural partners (Techtera, CETI, EuraMaterials, CELC, Eco-TLC), and with the active support of the Centre Technique du Cuir and the Fédération Française de la Tannerie-Mégisserie, is co-piloting the working group dedicated to sustainable development with François Taverne (Hermès).
UIT is committed in working groups on "Developing a relevant traceability system for the French Fashion and Luxury Goods industry" and "Fostering a virtuous circular economic dynamic through the implementation of two textile recycling demonstrators", working groups