Category Archives: SCIENCE

vOilah! France Singapore Festival 2021

vOilah! France Singapore Festival returns from 3 November to 10 December 2021. Presented by the Embassy of France in Singapore, the festival is placed this year under the spirit of joy and hope with the intention of sharing happy experiences with the audience. This “feel good” edition will gather, thanks to more than 120 partners […]

« Ethics in Artificial Intelligence » Workshop

On 5 October, the workshop titled « Ethics in AI – Governance and Practice » was held at the Embassy of France in Singapore, co-organized with the Singapore Computer Society. The workshop aimed at reinforcing the exchanges about the ethical aspects of the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) by French and Singaporean companies.   The […]

France Singapore EdTech Programme 2021

The France Singapore EdTech Programme is a venture competition and pre-acceleration programme across France and Singapore for early stage startups in the EdTech industry.   Join this entirely free (no payment, no equity) and fully remote programme and get access to tools, resources and opportunities to entrepreneurs and help them turn their ideas into businesses […]

Visit to Singapore of Dr Gilles Bloch, Chairman and CEO, Inserm

A delegation from the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (Inserm), headed by its Chairman and CEO Dr Gilles Bloch, visited Singapore from 26 to 29 September 2021 for their first international destination since the start of the pandemic.   The visit reflected the strategic priority of Inserm to Singapore health and biomedical […]

After Lab with Annu Jalais: Making Ethnographic Sense Of Beasts, People Wild Environment

On 14 October (Thu), at 5pm, French Lab Singapore is inviting, for its new casual meeting titled After Lab,  Annu Jalais, a Singapore-based environmental anthropologist.   Annu Jalais is Assistant Professor at the South Asian Studies and Comparative Asian Studies Department of the National University of Singapore. Her interdisciplinary research and teaching experience focuses on […]

After Lab with Perrine Hamel: Nature-based Solutions for Cities in Asia

On 9 September at 5.30pm, French Lab Singapore is inviting, for its new casual meeting titled After Lab, Perrine Hamel, Assistant Professor at the Asian School of the Environment, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, and Principal Investigator at the Earth Observatory of Singapore. Do nature-based solutions actually work? How does Singapore implement nature-based solutions on the ground? […]

Second France-Singapore Joint Committee on Science and Innovation

The France-Singapore Joint Committee on Science and Innovation (JCSI) happened on 24 June 2021. This second meeting was held online, following the initial meeting in Paris in November 2019. High-level representatives from the relevant ministries, funding agencies, major research institutions and companies of both countries as well as the two embassies took part in the […]

2022 Merlion Call for Applications

The 2022 Merlion Call for Applications is opened from 1 June to 3 September 2021. The programme aims to create and strengthen scientific cooperation between France and Singapore. Researchers working or intending to work on French-Singaporean projects and workshops are invited to submit their proposals by the deadline. This programme was created in 2006 and […]