Atlanta International Startup Exchange

For a third year, sister cities Atlanta and Toulouse are selecting promising startups to participate in a week-long residential exchange. Toulouse startups will participate in the 2018 Venture Atlanta conference while taking advantage of Atlanta’s business landscape, which includes the … Read More

Lung Cancer Workshop

Lung cancer is a truly global problem, causing more deaths in both men and women than any other cancer worldwide. Despite improved treatments that have led to decreased mortality rates, the fight against the disease remains a top priority for … Read More

Innovative Solutions for Neurological Diseases

Distinguished French and American researchers and key opinion leaders will meet for an informative one-day scientific forum on chronic neurologic disorders. The interactive sessions and panel discussions will focus on the latest advances for people living with chronic neurologic diseases … Read More

Innovation in Biomedical Devices & Health Applications

Creating a bridge between France and Atlanta in health research and innovation is at the forefront of this symposium which brings together researchers from The Regional Hospital Center of Metz- Thionville (CHR) and The Georgia Institute of Technology. Panelists will discuss … Read More

‘Right in the Eye’: Ciné-concert of Georges Méliès’ films

The silent films of famed French cinematographer Georges Méliès are set to a live score by French musicians Alcoléa & Cie in this charming ciné-concert entitled “Right in the Eye.” The musicians make their Atlanta debut using more than two … Read More

‘Au cœur de mai 68’: Photo expo and documentary screening

Those interested in France’s iconic May 1968 protests will get a double dose of the demonstrations that rocked the nation. First, visitors can view more than 40 never before seen photos by photographer Philippe Gras, whose images simultaneously reveal the … Read More

Humanitarian Forum: Gender-based violence in emergency settings

  When society breaks down due to war or disaster, women and girls are often the first to feel it. This forum focuses on gender-based violence in regions undergoing conflict or other types of emergencies via two panels. “When #MeToo … Read More

Crystal Peach Awards

  The 2018 annual Crystal Peach Awards luncheon, which will feature Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms as keynote speaker, recognizes four outstanding corporate honorees for their commitment to economic growth, innovation and the expansion of commercial relations between France and … Read More

Education Series: Teaching students about humanitarian work in the francophone world

  Atlanta is home to a number of international NGOs and humanitarian organizations that do work among the world’s francophone regions, which account for more than 220 million people. Representatives from organizations such as the Peace Corps and Carter Center present how they … Read More