French Innovation Week 2017 @Chicago

French Innovation Week is a celebration of French innovation and savoir-faire in Chicago.

The 4rd Annual French Innovation Week will take place the first week of May 2017 with a variety of events throughout the city that showcase the best of French science, technology, innovation and more.

The series of events will include 2 free public lectures given by leading French scientists, panel discussions, special screenings, hands-on activities for hundreds of young students during the The 6th Annual French-American Science Festival, and presentation by French leaders of cutting-edge technological advances at Chicago tech hub 1871. Finally, the week closed with the French-American Chamber of Commerce annual Gala “La Nuit des Etoiles”.

STAY TUNED! 

 

April 2016 Program of Events

21
THU @ 8 AM

Work-life balance in a hyper-connected world
24
SUN @ 3 PM & 6 PM
French 3D Innovation
Special screenings
3D for Kids &
Best of French 3D
25
MON @ 6:30 PM
Freshwater biodiversity in the face of global change
25
MON @ 3:30 PM
3D innovation & virtual reality for Columbia College students
@ 7 PM
3D Film and VR in Europe & the US
25
MON @ 7 PM
Innovation in Wine: French Natural Wine
Professional event
26
TUE @ 6 PM
The French IoT Revolution: Innovative French tech changing the way we connect
26
TUE @ 6:30 PM
La littérature, accélérateur d’innovation ?
27
WED
MoU signing between MATTER Chicago and PARIS&CO
27
WED @ 9 AM
Science L.A.B²: Learning and Building Bridges for students & teachers.
27
WED @ 5:30 PM
Explore energy efficiency in construction
28
THU @ 6:30 PM
Same old, same old… but what’s new? Advances in Ageing Research
29
FRI @ 6 PM
Gala La Nuit des Etoiles – Celebrating Women & Innovation