French Innovation Week 2016 in Chicago
The series of events include :
Free public lectures given by leading French scientists to learn and discuss new advancement in the field of DNA damage repair and fresh water biodiversity, or the challenge of work-life balance in a hyper-connected world,
The 5th Annual French-American Science Festival, that offers hands-on activities for hundreds of young students in Chicago.
French leaders come together at Chicago Tech Hub 1871 to present their cutting-edge technological advances in the field of connected objects.
Special screenings feature the best France has to offer in animation and 3D innovation.
Finally, the week will close on April 29th with the French-American Chamber of Commerce annual Gala La Nuit des Etoiles, celebrating Women and Innovation.
Full Program of Events
MON 25 - 3:30 PM
3D innovation & virtual reality for Columbia College students.
MON 25 - 6:30 PM
Freshwater biodiversity in the face of global change.
MON 25 - 7 PM
Innovation in Wine: French Natural Wine Professional event.
TUE 26 - 6 PM
The French IoT Revolution: Innovative French tech changing the way we connect.
TUE 26 - 6:30 PM
La littérature, accélérateur d’innovation ?
WED 27 - TBC
MoU signing between MATTER Chicago and PARIS&CO.
WED 27 - 9 AM
Science L.A.B²: Learning and Building Bridges for students & teachers.
WED 27 - 5:30 PM
Explore energy efficiency in construction.
THU 28 - 6:30 PM
Same old, same old… but what’s new? Advances in Ageing Research.
FRI 29 - 6 PM
Gala La Nuit des Etoiles - Celebrating Women & Innovation.
For more information: http://frenchinnovationweek-chicago.com/program-of-events