Category Archives: SCIENTIFIC COOPERATION

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 […]

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 […]

France-Singapore Joint Committee for Science and Innovation

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First meeting of the France-Singapore Joint Committee for Science and Innovation The first meeting of the France-Singapore Joint Science and Innovation Committee (COSIMIX) was held on 14 November 2019 in Paris. Proposed by the Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI), Ms. Frédérique Vidal, on the occasion of the launch of the France Singapore […]

Prof Alain Fischer lecture on immunology at NUS

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Alain Fischer, Professor in Pediatric Immunology at Collège de France in Paris, will give a conference on “From inherited diseases of the immune system to genes (patho)physiology and gene therapy” on  Thursday 16 January 2020 from 12 to 1pm at Duke NUS. This lecture is part of the France-Singapore Science and Innovation Lecture Series and […]

International Joint Lab IPAL two-day workshop on artificial intelligence

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International Joint Lab IPAL is organising a two-day workshop on artificial intelligence on 12 and 13 December. Scientists from France and Singapore will share views and insights for enhanced cooperation among both countries. The symposium proposes outstanding talks related to the shared interest in the research field of Artificial Intelligence. SinFra welcomes researchers, industrial and […]

Ouverture du nouveau centre R&D de Naval Groupe à Singapour

Le jeudi 21 novembre 2019, Naval Group a inauguré son nouveau centre de R&D à Singapour. Sa localisation proche du MINDEF (Ministry of Defence), favorisera le renforcement de ses relations  de R&D avec Singapour, notamment concernant les activités d’entretien, de réparation et de révision en coopération avec le MINDEF. Le centre de R&D accueillera les […]

Université Sorbonne Paris Cité/National University of Singapore – Call for proposals 2019

As part of a cooperation launched in 2013, the Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (USPC) and the National University of Singapore (NUS) co-fund three calls for proposals to promote new scientific and academic collaborations between Europe and South East Asia. These calls have enabled to start 45 research and / or teaching collaborations between NUS and […]

INTERVIEW WITH CHRISTIAN MINIATURA, RESEARCH DIRECTOR AT CNRS

Director of Research at the CNRS, Christian Miniatura is the head of MajuLab, a joint Franco-Singaporean Mixed International Unit research laboratory. He is a Visiting Professor at the Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) of the National University of Singapore (NUS) and at the School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (SPMS) of the Nanyang Technological University […]

“AGEING WELL” TECHNOLOGY TO HELP THE SENIORS

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Director of the Franco-Singaporean laboratory IPAL (Image & Pervasive Access Lab), Professor Mounir Mokhtari leads a research in the field of human-assistance technologies; the project “City4age” defines a model of a smart city adapted to the assistance of the frail and dependent elderly, that improves their quality of daily living and facilitates the action of […]