AFRAN PAST EVENTS

  • 17 June, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm AWST
    Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth WA 6000, Australia
    The next session in our 2022 Café scientifique series will provide an introduction to the history of nuclear fusion, and an update on how close fusion may be to becoming a main contributor to the world’s energy mix. This lecture is delivered by Martin Storey, a French-born-and-bred, Perth-base
  • 12 June, 8:00 pm GMT-10
    Webinar
    Tourism is a vital industry for the prosperity of the Pacific. The effects of the pandemic were felt in French Polynesia, impacting the local economy and community. What does the future hold for Tahiti after this period? Listen to four young people share their thoughts and vision.
  • 13 June, 9:00 am – 17 June, 6:00 pm
    Eventbrite
    This first workshop in the Algorithmic Futures Policy Lab series will focus on algorithmic fairness, explicability / interpretability, trust, privacy, and decision autonomy, with the aim of identifying mutually influential challenges and opportunities for technology and policy-development.
  • 31 May, 6:30 pm GMT+2
    Paris, 4 Rue Jean Rey, 75015 Paris, France
    The Australian Embassy to France cordially invite you to a lecture (in French) hosted by French biologist Frédéric Thomas, focused on the study of transmissible cancer in Tasmanian devil populations. The conference will include a presentation, followed by a Q&A session, networking, and a book sig
  • 09 May, 9:00 am – 11:00 am
    Webinar
    This webinar is dedicated to the metrology for water systems and aims to share knowledge and experience between France and Australia.
  • 05 Apr, 4:00 pm – 07 Apr, 7:00 pm
    Hybrid Event - Online and in Melbourne
    Join us to celebrate World Health Day through a three-day symposium covering some of the main health issues of today: tropical diseases, cardiovascular disease and neurosystem disorders. More than ever, science cooperation will be required to tackle these challenges!
  • 03 Mar, 6:00 pm
    Location is TBD
    Pour célébrer le 400e anniversaire de Molière, votre club alumni Australie vous propose de vous retrouver à Sydney pour une conférence exceptionnelle live depuis Paris par Georges Forestier, professeur émérite à Sorbonne Université le jeudi 3 mars à 6 pm (heure de Sydney).
  • 01 Mar, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm AEDT
    Sofitel Melbourne on Collins, 25 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
    The Australian Institute for Infectious Diseases (AIID) and the Australian-French Association for Research and Innovation (AFRAN) will hold a joint symposium in-person and online, showcasing French and Australian research and co-operation on infectious diseases with a global impact.
  • 17 Feb, 9:00 am – 18 Feb, 7:00 pm
    Hobart, Hobart TAS, Australia
    FAR in Antarctica is an event celebrating Australian-French cooperation in all fields of science in Antarctica. Join us for 2 days of photo exhibitions, film screening and science lectures!
  • 28 Jan, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm GMT+1
    Paris, 49 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine, 75011 Paris, France
    The AFRAN Alumni community invites you to the Fitzroy Paris for an exclusive event promoting cultural, study and employment exchanges between France and Australia.
  • 22 Jan, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
    Alliance Française de Canberra, 66 McCaughey St, Turner ACT 2612, Australia
    The Skien of Time Opening Exhibition by Sharon Field, Climate Change and Biodiversity Panel
  • 07 Dec 2021, 7:00 pm – 08 Dec 2021, 10:00 pm
    Zoom
    The Forum will exhibit and discuss current cooperation and areas of future cooperation upscaling potential. The theme for 2021 is “Sustainability and Wellbeing”.
  • 26 Nov 2021, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm ACDT
    APOTECA | Dispensary Bar & Lounge, 118 Hindley St, Adelaide SA 5000, Australia
    Join the SA / French research and industry community for an “Apéritif ”. Short presentations will be followed by networking. Drinks and canapés provided.
  • 23 Nov 2021, 3:00 pm – 26 Nov 2021, 6:30 pm
    Online Event
    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
  • 17 Sept 2021, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
    WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth WA 6000, Australia
    Les Cafés Scientifiques regularly offer the general public privileged moments of exchange with French personalities such as researchers and scientists currently living and working in WA. The conferences are organised with The Australian-French Association for Research and Innovation (AFRAN) Inc. wh
  • 16 Aug 2021, 5:30 pm AWST
    Nedlands, 105 Broadway, Nedlands WA 6009, Australia
    Live conference with the explorer and environmentalist Jean-Louis Etienne. This conference will focus on his upcoming expedition on the Polar Pod, a manned oceanographic platform that will flip onto its side and drift around Antarctica to research the Southern Ocean.
  • 23 July 2021, 10:00 am – 11:30 am AWST
    Perth, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth WA 6000, Australia
    Café scientifique presented by Prof David Antoine
  • 21 July 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm AEST
    Webinar
    In this Zoom presentation, Executive Editor Liz Minchin will explain how to pitch new articles about your research, and offer rapid expert analysis of issues in the news. She will then be available to answer your questions.