Monthly Archives: November 2017


AFRAN Forum 2017

The final program of the AFRAN Forum 2017 is now available!

LogoAFRAN Forum


Download the program: AFRAN Forum Program FINALweb

The yearly General Assembly meeting of AFRAN will be organised on the 8th of December in the context of the Forum. A strategy for the future development of AFRAN will be discussed in this context to nurture further policy action. Your participation is essential to support the establishment and the recognition of AFRAN as a lively expert platform that is in a position to support and profile the future of the cooperation.
Election of the new AFRAN committee will be held in this context. Join us and contribute to this collective move!


CNRS Newsletter November 2017

The CNRS News letter is available on this link.


Eiffel Scholarships 2018

The Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Programme was established by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs to enable French higher education establishments to attract top foreign students to enrol in their master’s and PhD courses.


  • Deadline for receipt of applications by Campus France : January 12th, 2018
  • Announcement of results: Week of March 26th, 2018

For more information, follow this link



Smart Loire Valley Programme – Call for projects 2018

The LE STUDIUM RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP is designed to attract internationally competitive researchers for at least one year. An average of twelve awards are available in this campaign. Experienced international researchers are eligible to submit an application after having negotiated their acceptance to a host laboratory and/or host enterprise.

More information on this link


Deadline: 8 February, 2018, 5pm (Paris time)




the MedExperience International Health Tech summit

The MedExperience International Health Tech summit will be organized by Paris Region, MEDICEN Competitiveness Cluster, and SANOFI, on 15-16 March 2018 in Paris Palais Brogniart.

This international event brings together  the Paris Region’s major healthcare players and their partners from around the globe, and will focus on innovation around 4 strategic fields: diagnosis, imaging, advanced therapies and e-health.

This summit is a good opportunity to enhance our bilateral R&D linkages in the Medtech area by giving an opportunity to present and develop innovative, collaborative and international projects.

The program is intense, with a call for all ground-breaking projects, exhibitions, high-level debates, keynotes and conferences, pitchs from start-ups, and about 1500 attendees, amongst whom industrial groups, start-ups, innovative companies, healthcare professionals, universities, research centers, investors…


Dowload the flyer: Flyer_MedXperience


Fast!in motion: a new not for profit society aiming to build Scientific and technological bridges between France and New Zealand

Fast! in motion is organising its inaugural workshop and first annual meeting on the 24th of November 2017 at Victoria University of Wellington.


Download the flyer  Fast!inMotion

Deadline to register: Fri 17 Nov, 2017
Register by filling up this form