Category Archives: SCIENCE

Turing Award recipient Joseph Sifakis @ GYSS 2021

The Global Young Scientists Summit (GYSS) in Singapore will take place this year online from 12 to 15 January 2021. This annual event, started in 2013, aims to bring together young researchers worldwide and eminent scientists and technology leaders in one place. GYSS is a platform for interactive conversations on science and research, technology innovation […]

Université de Paris and NUS extend their Strategic Partnership

Mou Signing Uparis Nus (1)

Université de Paris and National University of Singapore (NUS) sign a Memorandum of Understanding to continue their international cooperation within the framework of the USPC, and to promote research and academic collaborations in areas of common interest. The Memorandum of Understanding, signed on December 15th, 2020 by the President of Université de Paris, Professor Christine […]

HOW DOES THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC IMPACT FRENCH-SINGAPOREAN COLLABORATIONS IN SCIENCE AND EDUCATION?

Screenshot Covid 19

STRATEGIES TAKEN BY ACADEMIC AND PRIVATE SECTORS TO COPE WITH THIS UNPRECEDENTED SITUATION COVID-19 has dramatically changed the way we live, work and interact. International collaborations and exchanges are amongst the areas which are the most affected by the pandemic due to restrictions in travel and borders closure. The impact is even stronger when it […]

INFINITÉS PLURIELLES PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION

Infi.plurielles

FEATURING INSPIRING WOMEN SCIENTISTS They are chemists, biologists, or mathematicians. They are (astro) physicists, lawyers, historians, or climatologists. Some are young researchers; others are professors or engineers. They work in the private or public sector. And they are women! Their cutting-edge and amazing research is being revealed in the “Infinités Plurielles” exhibition, only open to […]

DISSECTING THE MODE OF ACTION OF TARGETED LEUKEMIA THERAPIES, FROM PROFESSOR HUGUES DE THE, COLLEGE DE FRANCE

Conf Voilah

AS PART OF FRANCE-SINGAPORE SCIENCE AND INNOVATION LECTURE SERIES Jointly organized by the Embassy of France in Singapore, the Collège de France and the National Research Foundation, this lecture series forms part of the activities of the joint Committee for Science and Innovation France-Singapore. French doctor and researcher, Professor Hugues de Thé is currently a […]

INFINITÉS PLURIELLES CONFERENCE

Inifinité Plurielle

WITH THE PARTICIPATION OF FORMER FRENCH ASTRONAUT CLAUDIE HAIGNERÉ They are chemists, biologists, or mathematicians. They are (astro) physicists, lawyers, historians, or climatologists. Some are young researchers; others are professors or engineers. They work in the private or public sector. And they are women! Hear from four of the best in their fields in this […]

MOVEMENT AS A LANGUAGE IN PUBLIC SPACE

La Machine

BY FRANCOIS DELAROZIERES, FOUNDER AND ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF LA MACHINE, AS PART OF UNTAME: BEYOND BOUNDARIES FESTIVAL At the heart of the La Machine company’s artistic approach, movement is interpreted as a language, as a source of emotion.Through each of these living architectures, we imagine the metropolis of tomorrow and thus transform our vision of […]

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND SMART CITIES: DIGITAL AND SOCIETAL CHALLENGES

Artificial Intelligence

AS PART OF CIRCLES OF INNOVATION FRANCE-SINGAPORE SERIES Artificial Intelligence is no longer just a laboratory research activity but is gradually becoming an essential element of the future society. Applications are multiple in all sectors of society such as health, transport, security, education, industry, etc. and the city has become a privileged field of applications […]

Climate Change, Energy and Innovation: the Big Shift

On Thursday 17 September, Maxime Cassat, Managing Director of EDF Lab Singapore will present the sixth casual French Lab Singapore meeting: AFTER LAB! Maxime Cassat will give a presentation on Climate Change, Energy and Innovation: the Big Shift. Despite the pandemics, it is in everyone’s minds that Climate Change remain a major threat to our […]

European Research Council: Grants for Top Researchers From Anywhere in the World

The European Research Council (ERC) is the premier European funding organisation for excellent frontier research. The ERC supports investigator-driven frontier research across all fields. It awards research grants to scientists and scholars from all over the world, both early-career and senior researchers, carrying out their ambitious research projects in all scientific disciplines in Europe. An […]