EXPERIENCE AFRAN

La pierre n'a point d'espoir d'être autre chose qu'une pierre. Mais, de collaborer, elle s'assemble et devient temple

 

The stone has no hope of being anything but stone. But collaborating, it assembles and becomes a temple. 

 Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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The Australian-French Association for Research and Innovation (AFRAN) Inc. actively promotes the development of cooperation between France and Australia in the areas of research and innovation.

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  • Robocup CROSSING
    Tue, 22 Jun
    remote competition
    22 Jun, 9:00 am – 28 Jun, 5:00 pm
    remote competition
    France and Australia are collaborating in the context of the international Robocup contest
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  • Exploring the history of French science in the Pacific: developing the historiography of “archéologie océaniste”
    June 2021
    AFRAN, 115 North Road, Acton ACT, Australia
    An international conference to discuss perspectives for future collaborations and projects around the historiography of archaeology in the Pacific, particularly considering non-Anglophone research traditions and scholars
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  • Deep Histories of Oceania
    July 2021
    Online meeting
    July 2021
    Online meeting
    Oceania presents a unique setting for trans-disciplinary enquiry into the processes of socio-cultural evolution and diversification, and the influence of different environmental settings on these processes.
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  • Australia-France Forum on Human-Machine Relationship
    October 2021 - February 2022 TBD
    seminar series
    October 2021 - February 2022 TBD
    seminar series
    The University of Sydney and the school for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences are working together on Human-Machine interactions
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  • Artificial Intelligence and Intellectual Property Rights in the Arts and Design Industries in France and Australia
    June 2021 TBD
    AFRAN, 115 North Road, Acton ACT, Australia
    The University of Strasbourg and the University of Western Australia are working together on Artificial Intelligence and Intellectual Property Rights
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  • Collaboration on seagrass dynamics modelling methods
    June 2021 TBC
    online webinar
    Queensland University of Technology, Edith Cowan University, and Ifremer are colaborating on seagrass dynamics
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  • Australia-France Workshop on Agent-based Modelling applied to Smart Cities
    TBD
    AFRAN, 115 North Road, Acton ACT, Australia
    French and Australian researchers will discuss structured collaboration in research and education as well as share their knowledge in modellisation of urban areas
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  • Australia-France Workshop on freshwater monitoring in semi-arid regions
    TBD
    AFRAN, 115 North Road, Acton ACT, Australia
    A workshop to join Australian and French forces in monitoring fresh water quality and quantity
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