AFRAN PAST EVENTS

  • 08 Nov, 5:30 pm – 09 Nov, 9:00 pm
    Acton, Lawson Cres, Acton ACT 2601, Australia
    Discriminations have always existed in human societies, fueling our bias and creating inequalities. Despite a current effort to restore the stories of minorities or discriminated people, there is still much to do in order to change our ways of living together.
  • 08 Nov, 8:30 am
    Workshop
    The goal of this workshop is to foster perspective-taking in mechanical modelling of living systems.
  • 26 Aug, 10:00 am – 11:30 am AWST
    Perth, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth WA 6000, Australia
    Come and learn about waves as an alternative energy source in WA and the exiting research conducted locally.
  • 19 Aug, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm GMT-10
    Puna'auia, 99GP+4RH, PK 13,200, Puna'auia 98703, French Polynesia
    Join us to the networking event of the French-Australian Association for Research and Innovation (AFRAN), listen to guest speakers and meet others who want to promote opportunities in the Pacific.
  • 17 Aug, 5:30 pm
    Hybrid (Sydney + online), Sydney NSW, Australia
    For the Australian Science week, AFRAN is organising a film screening and panel discussion to discuss the challenges encountered by women in their scientific careers in Australia and in France, where the structure and organisation of the research and funding landscapes are significantly different.
  • 14 July, 4:30 pm AEST – 17 July, 5:00 pm AEST
    Hybrid (Melbourne & Online), Melbourne VIC, Australia
    This year, the annual Bastille Day French Festival will include a series of roundtables adressing science topics such as Revolutionary ideas to Tackle Climate Change, and Collaboration to Cure.
  • 14 July, 2:00 pm
    Adelaide, Adelaide SA, Australia
    Join the AFRAN community for the first session of our South Australia Café scientifique series with a conversation around: The meaning and history behind Bastille day.
  • 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