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Job Alert! French Embassy in NZ

The French Embassy in Wellington is looking for a new Cultural assistant from 16 January 2020! Role description đź‘‰http://bit.ly/AssiCultEnIf it sounds like you, please apply before 15 December 2019!

Night of Ideas

Fast! is a proud partner of the second Franco-Kiwi edition of the Night of Ideas (Nuit des IdĂ©es) on 31 January 2020 at Te Papa Tongarewa Museum in Wellington. The global theme for 2020 will be “Being Alive”, and in New Zealand, we will focus on sharing French and Pacific perspectives. https://www.lanuitdesidees.com/en/ At nightfall, artists, […]

FAST! Annual meeting program

FAST! Annual meeting program November 19th, 2019  Centre for Innovation, University of Otago, Dunedin, NZ 10h30-11h00: Registration and Morning Tea 11h00-11h10: Welcome/Mihi Whakatau by Pr John Broughton  11h10-11h30: Opening Address by the French Ambassador : Sylvaine Carta Le-Vert 11h30-12h30: France-Aotearoa Collaborative project A/P Greg Anderson, “New approaches for stimulating fertility in humans and animals” Centre for Neuroendocrinology and Department of […]

Reminder FAST! Annual meeting day! 2 days left to register!

Cafe scientifique

The next Alliance Française Wellington CafĂ© Scientifique will be held on Wednesday 23 October from 5:15 PM for a 5:30 PM start at Southern Cross – 39 Abel Smith Street (The Guest Room) . Free entry – All welcome – In English – some French may occur! Whakapapa and terroir: Genome analysis for differentiating manuka […]

Fast! Workshop and Annual General Assembly

Tuesday 19 November 2019 11 am to 5 pm Center for Innovation, University of Otago, Dunedin We are pleased to announce that the 3rd workshop and Annual General Assembly of the France Aotearoa Science, Technology and !nnovation (Fast!) Society will be held  on Tuesday 19 November at  the University of Otago in Dunedin. The event will include presentations […]

2020 Pacific Fund call for application now open!

The 2020 Pacific Fund call for application is now open until the 20th of November 2019. To be eligible, the project must involve a New Zealand partner (who must submit the proposal) and involve at least one partner from New Caledonia, French Polynesia or Wallis and Futuna. The contribution of the Pacific Fund must not […]

Cafe Scientifique

The next Alliance Française Wellington CafĂ© Scientifique will be held on Wednesday 4 September from 5:15 PM for a 5:30 PM start at Southern Cross – 39 Abel Smith Street (The Guest Room) . Free entry – All welcome – In English – some French may occur! Getting into hot water: Geothermal Energy in New […]

Dumont d’Urville call for project 2020

Dumont d’Urville’s call for 2020 projects is now open until October 17, 2019! The programme aims at fostering new partnerships and developing science & technology exchanges between research laboratories in France & New Zealand! For more infos: https://nz.ambafrance.org/Call-for-applications-PHC-Dumont-d-Urville-for-projects-starting-in-2020

Cafe Scientific-Wellington

The next Alliance Française Wellington CafĂ© Scientifique will be held on Wednesday 17 July from 5:15 PM for a 5:30 PM start at Southern Cross – 39 Abel Smith Street (The Guest Room) . Free entry – All welcome In English – some French may occur! Pascale Michel’s biography : I have 20+ years experience in conservation […]