French Innovation Week is a celebration of French innovation and savoir-faire in Chicago.
The 4th Annual French Innovation Week will take place April 27-May 5, 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 closes with the French-American Chamber of Commerce 25th annual Gala La Nuit des Etoiles celebrating this year The Loire Valley & Innovation.
THU @ All Day
Day 1: Virtual Reality
FRI @ All Day
Day 2: Virtual Reality
SAT @ 4:45 PM
Immersive Tech Summit
2017 French Innovation Week Launch Event
MON @ 9 AM
Science L.A.B²: Learning and Building Bridges for students & teachers.
Virtual Reality masterclass for university Students
TUE @ 7 PM
How the new genome-editing technologies in agriculture will change our everyday lives
WED @ 13:30 PM
LFC Maker Faire
@ 5 PM
Smart Cities, French Technology Inventing the Cities Of Tomorrow @ 1871
THU @ 7 PM
Why are gravitational waves a revolutionary discovery?
FRI @ 6 PM
25th FACC Gala
La Nuit des Etoiles
The Loire Valley