Category Archives: SCIENCE

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 […]

FRANCE-SINGAPORE WORKING GROUP ON INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis, exchanges and consultations between France and Singapore have served to enlighten the two countries’ authorities and guide their strategies and decision-making. The creation by the Embassy of France in Singapore of the Scientific Committe on the COVID-19 pandemics that make up members of the French medical and research […]

Singapore-France Webinar: Reopening After Lockdown

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Covid-19 is an unprecedented health crisis that sent many countries scrambling into months-long lockdown to contain its spread, including Singapore and France. The ramifications of this disease go beyond the obvious health impact to also encompass the financial and economic fallout. Just how far reaching are the consequences of Covid-19 really?   Singapore and France […]

CNRS new website for ASEAN and Oceania

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The French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) is among the world’s leading research institutions. Its scientists explore the living world, matter, the Universe, and the functioning of human societies in order to meet the major challenges of today and tomorrow. Internationally recognised for the excellence of its scientific research, the CNRS is a reference […]

NUS webinar on COVID-19 with Dr Marie-Paule Kieny, Inserm

NUS webinar on COVID-19 with Dr Marie-Paule Kieny, Inserm Dr Marie-Paule Kieny, Director of the Priority Research Programme on Antimicrobial Resistance at Inserm, will give a talk on Thursday 18 June 2020 at 7pm (GMT + 8). Winner of the Inserm International Prize 2017, she has spent most of her career at the World Health Organization (WHO). […]

The Challenges of Covid-19 by French Academy of Medicine

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France’s National Academy of Medicine (Académie nationale de médecine) celebrates its bicentenary in 2020.  Launched by the King Louis XVIII in 1820, the Academy boasts of a longstanding tradition set by its predecessors, the Royal Academy of Surgery (Académie royale de chirurgie) and the Royal Society of Medicine (Société royale de médecine) created in 1731 […]

Université de Paris-NUS Call 2020

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As part of a cooperation launched in 2013 through Sorbonne Paris Cité and the National University of Singapore (NUS), the Université de Paris have managed to establish strong links with NUS in different disciplines. These calls for proposals have enabled to start 28 projects (18 research projets and 10 innovative teaching collaborations) between UParis and […]

EU Horizon 2020 – New Call for Covid-19

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EU HORIZON 2020 and COVID-19: special call for Expressions of Interest. The European Commission has launched a new call under Horizon 2020 for research into the COVID-19. The new call for expressions of interest contributes to the Commission’s €1.4 billion pledge to the Coronavirus Global Response initiative, launched by President Ursula Von Der Leyen on […]