Créative France Newsletter - June 2017
The Créative France newsletter provides you with the latest news on France and its innovation ecosystem every month.
2018: France-Singapore Year of Innovation – share your ideas!
As announced by French President François Hollande and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, 2018 has been declared as France-Singapore Year of Innovation. In order to make this event a success for our two countries, the Embassy invites you to share your innovative projects, ideas or initiatives! [Read more]
Make Our Planet Great Again!
Following the decision of the United States to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, the President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, on 1 June 2017, called on scientists, teachers, entrepreneurs, associations and NGOs, students and civil society as a whole to mobilize and join France to lead the fight against global warming. This call is becoming a reality with the web platform "Make Our Planet Great Again”. [Read more]
Contract awarded to Safran Reosc for the future European Extremely Large Telescope in Chile
France hails the success of Reosc, a subsidiary of Safran Electronics and Defense, which signed a contract on 30th May with the European Organization for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere for the future European Extremely Large Telescope. This telescope, which will be located in Chile, will be the largest in the world and will lead to significant progress in astronomy once it becomes operational as planned in 2024. [Read more]
‘What if…? Startups re-imagining the world’, a new Business France book of 35 success stories
“What if…? Startups re-imagining the world” showcases 35 French and foreign startups, ‘unicorns’, and fledgling firms from various sectors that have successfully set up business in France. The aim of this new publication is to highlight just how innovative French companies and foreign companies based in France can be, and the impact their extraordinary and surprising ideas can have on people’s lives around the globe. [Read more]