AVENIA

AVENIA

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The only French competitiveness cluster dealing with the subsurface sectors.

Based in Pau in southwest France, AVENIA represents, oversees and federates 215 members (major groups, SMEs, research & training organizations, incentive and federative bodies). AVENIA knows and understands all its members, and for this reason is able to propose pertinent collective actions, boost the development and growth of its member companies, support them in their strategies and initiate innovative and collaborative R&D projects.

Oil & Gas

Geothermal energy

Geological storage

Mines & quarries

Hydrogeology

Geotechnology

Our ecosystem

For its members, AVENIA wants to be a gateway to all of the institutional and support structures likely to help them in their development process and with which it has forged privileged relationships.

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Governance

The bodies of the AVENIA association are the General Assembly, the Board of Directors and the Office. In accordance with its articles of association, the General Assembly and the Board of Directors meet twice a year, and the Office once a month.

The Board of Directors

The Business College

CURISTEC
Axel-Pierre BOIS

STORENGY
Laurent ESCARE

GEOESPACE
Marc BLAIZOT

INT
Jean-Louis OLIVET

KAPPA ENGINEERING
Olivier HOUZE

SCHUMBERGER
Olivier PEYRET

TEREGA
Jean-Loup MINEBOIS

TLS GEOTHERMICS
Mathieu AUXIETRE

TOTAL
Yves GUENARD

VAREL EUROPE
Gilles PELFRENE

VERMILION REP SAS
Xavier LOPEZ

ERAMET
Monique LE GUEN

SPOTLIGHT
Habib ALKHATIB

The Research and Training Agencies College

BRGM
Laurent ROUVREAU

MINES PARISTECH
Laurent GERBAUD

UPPA
Pierre CEZAC

IFPEN
Vincent RICHARD

ENSEGID
Alain DUPUY

ENSG
Judith SAUSSE

GROUPE ESC PAU
Marc PRIGENT

The Incentive and Federative Structures College

AFPG
Jean-Jacques GRAFF

SGF - Société géologique de France
François LEPARMENTIER

ADI NOUVELLE AQUITAINE
Béatrice ROBIN

CHEMPARC
Pierre NERGUARARIAN

TECHNOPOLE HELIOPARC
Olivier FARRENG

USG - Union Syndicale Géotechnique
Pascal CHASSAGNE

The Office

The Office plays an essential part in the smooth running of AVENIA. It defines the association’s strategy and ensures its sound management. It is composed of a President, two Vice Presidents, a General Secretary and a Treasurer.

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Jean-Loup MINEBOIS

TEREGA
President

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Pierre CEZAC

UPPA (Director of the ISIFoR Carnot Institute) Vice-President

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Xavier LOPEZ

VERMILLON REP
(Director of the Aquitaine Basin Regional Unit )
Vice President

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Jean-Louis OLIVET

INT
Treasurer

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Yves GUENARD

TOTAL (Technological Innovations) Secretary

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Laurent ESCARE

STORENGY (Geosciences Leader) Member

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Marc BLAIZOT

GEOSPACE
Geologist – Member of the Office

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Gilles PELFRENE

VAREL
(R&D Modeling & Simulation Manager) Member

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Presentation of the team

Sharing, professionalism and excellence are the values shared and defended by the AVENIA team, whose role is to provide assistance to its members and promote their professions. The strength of the team is its complementarity owing to its wide range of competencies (geosciences, management of European projects, organization of events, funding, etc.).

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Thibaut HEIMERMANN

Director

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Pascale NADDEO

Executive secretary

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Evelyne ROBERT

Project manager - Environment, energy efficiency, societal acceptability

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Nicolas GONTHIER

Project manager - Oil & gas, geothermal energy, geological storage

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Jerôme GOUIN

Project manager - Mines & quarries, hydrogeology, geotechnology

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Emmanuelle ROBINS

Project manager - Europe and international

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Arthur BOIVIN

Sales and international manager

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Caroline BECH

Communication manager

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Blanche NAVANT

Event projects lead

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