9 Oct 2017

APTA EXPO 2017: France leads the Field at Public Transport’s Premier Showcase

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More than 40 French companies will participate in this year’s American Public Transportation Association EXPO in Atlanta, including 15 at Business France’s French Pavilion, where new technologies in public transport will be on display. France will be one of the … Read More

27 Oct 2017

Street Art in ATL | Mural Installation by Jo Di Bona

Renowned French street artist Jo Di Bona will create a mural in downtown Atlanta as part of ELEVATE, Atlanta’s public art festival. Jo Di Bona’s previous collaborations include work with Miami-based Street Art for Mankind, a global initiative that aims … Read More

27 Oct 2017

Illustrating Africa | Encounters with Graphic Novelist Marguerite Abouet

French-Ivorian graphic novelist Marguerite Abouet reflects on the success of her critically acclaimed graphic novel series, Aya of Yop City, and the role of the visual arts in African self-representation. Abouet’s graphic novel series, Aya of Yop City (2005), follows … Read More

3 Nov 2017

Education Series: Humanitarian and development work in French-speaking countries

This successful annual education series provides a unique opportunity for students of French to learn about current humanitarian issues and the power of speaking French as a foreign language. With over 220 million French speakers worldwide on 5 continents, French … Read More

27 Oct 2017

Humanitarian Forum: Sexual and Reproductive Health in Developing and Disaster Torn Countries

Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (SRH) has risen to the global stage in recent months. This one-day forum uniting French and American non-government agencies and health experts in SRH will feature panel discussions on the challenges and opportunities within the SRH in … Read More

27 May 2016

Celebrating Georgia Tech – Lorraine: Our Flagship International Program (05-26-2016)

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Celebrating Georgia Tech – Lorraine: Our Flagship International Program Thu, 05/26/2016 – 09:14 am   Tomorrow, May 27, Val and I will participate in the 25th anniversary celebration of Georgia Tech-Lorraine (GTL) at our campus in Metz, France. GTL is … Read More

3 Nov 2015

Powering the World with Photovoltaics: Status and Opportunities

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  Using more renewable energy sources for electricity generation is without doubt on the global agenda to mitigate climate change. Solar power and particularly photovoltaics is an attractive technology that offers innovative approaches than can transform our electrical infrastructure. Powering … Read More

22 Oct 2014

French Space Activity

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  The Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES), the French Space Agency, is a pivotal player in Europe’s space program, and a major source of initiatives and proposals that aim to maintain France and Europe’s competitive edge. Mr. Philippe Hazane, Space … Read More