GT News: France-Atlanta brings Euro Collaboration to Campus
Georgia Institute of Technology – News Center
October 13, 2014
For the fifth consecutive year, Tech will welcome friends from France as it hosts 10 events during France-Atlanta.
The series of events is presented by Tech and the Consulate General of France to showcase Franco-American collaboration in business, scientific, cultural, and humanitarian endeavors.
From Oct. 16–31, the Tech community will be able to attend events that include art exhibitions, intellectual discussion, and scientific symposia.
Other events will take place at locations across Atlanta, including Georgia State University, the High Museum of Art, and the Atlanta BeltLine.
The collaboration reflects Tech’s strategic goal to expand the Institute’s global footprint.
To learn more or view a full schedule of events, visit www.france-atlanta.org.
A Few France-Atlanta Events on Campus
Photo Exhibition: The Goldsmiths of Light by Vincent Moncorgé
Oct. 16–31, Clough Undergraduate Learning Commons
Discover the synchrotron through a virtual visit in photographs, as well as the various scientific fields which benefit from this tool.
Drones and Autonomous Aviation: Innovation, Markets, and Regulations
Oct. 16, 9 a.m. – 3:15 p.m., Aerospace Systems Design Laboratory
Hear specialists from France and the U.S. discuss their operational experience and technical advances.
Oct. 17, 8 a.m. – 5:45 p.m., Global Learning Center
Check out a showcase of research and innovation culture in Europe and learn about opportunities available to researchers from anywhere in the world.
Seminar on French-English Immersion Education
Oct. 28–29, Crescent Room, Student Center Commons
Explore the objectives and advantages of early language learning in an immersion context.
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