France-Atlanta 2014

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The 5th edition of France-Atlanta took place October 16-30 and united an unprecedented number of sponsors, partners, and high level participants. Kicking off with a flare at the Besharat Gallery, in conjunction with the opening of a contemporary art exhibition of French painters, France-Atlanta 2014 presented more than 20 events in diverse fields of science, business, culture and humanitarian affairs with a special focus on digital technology.


Calendar of Events

Inauguration of the International Associated Laboratory between Emory and France Oct 16, 2014 Besharat Gallery
Photo Exhibition & Lecture Series: The Goldsmiths of Light by Vincent Moncorgé Oct 16-31 Georgia Tech Clough Commons
Lecture Series : Documenting Sciences, a photographer’s perspective by Vincent Moncorgé Oct 23, 2014 Georgia Tech Clough Commons
Lecture Series : New Materials Development at the SOLEIL Synchrotron by Ed Conrad and Amina Taleb Oct 30, 2014 Georgia Tech Clough Commons
Destination Europe: Your Research and Innovation Opportunities Oct 17, 2014 Global Learning Center, Tech Square
Drones and Autonomous Aviation : Innovation, Markets, and Regulations Oct 16-17, 2014 Georgia Tech’s Collaborative Visualization Environment
Digital Learning in 21st Century Universities Oct 20, 21, 2014 Global Learning Center, Tech Square
French Space Activity Oct 22, 2014 Georgia Tech Library
Digital Education Trade Mission Oct 20, 21, 2014 Georgia Tech
Crystal Peach Awards Luncheon Oct 22, 2014 Georgia Tech Alumni House
Visual Arts: Tesselated Atlanta: A Digital Experience by Joanie Lemercier Oct 17, 21, 22 Gallery 72
Contemporary Dance: “Je suis, I am” by Association Manifeste and CORE Performance Company Oct 18, 19 High Museum of Arts
Contemporary Dance: Point of View on the Street Corner: The American Corner by Association Manifeste Oct 18, 19 Downtown Atlanta
Cinema: Revived French Classics, Spotlight on Max Linder Oct 19, 26 Woodruff Park
Concert : Laurent Coq Dialogue Trio Oct 19, 2014 Rialto Center for the Arts
Street Theater : “Rue des Dames” by Compagnie La Passante Oct 20, 2014 Downtown Atlanta
African Film Series & Conversation with Dyana Gaye Oct 25, 2014 Georgia Pacific
Seminar on French-English Immersion Education Oct 28, 29 Georgia Tech, Student Center Commons
Roundtable : Mobility in Healthcare and Civic Engagement Oct 21, 2014 Georgia Tech, TSRB Auditorium
Raising Awareness among Local High School Students about NGO Work in French-Speaking Countries Oct 16-30 Metro Atlanta Schools

Thank you to our 2014 sponsors!