Category Archives: SCIENTIFIC COOPERATION

AFTERLAB WITH RICHARD LE BOUCHER: AQUACULTURE,: HOW TO INNOVATE WITH IMPACT?

On Thursday 9 June at 5pm, The French Lab Singapore will be holding its monthly casual meeting referred to as the ‘AfterLab’ with Dr Richard Le Boucher, Research Director of Precision Aquaculture Department in Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory. As a major source of food production, the aquaculture industry requires innovations that can rapidly be used […]

« COMPETING GEOGRAPHIES: DE-CENTERING CHINA » BY PROF ANNE CHENG

Prof Anne Cheng, Chair of Chinese Intellectual History, Collège de France, will deliver the hybrid lecture titled “Competing Geographies: De-centering China” on 13 April 2022 (Wed), 6pm – 7.30pm, on Zoom and The POD, Level 16, National Library Building.   This event is part of the France-Singapore Science and Innovation Lecture Series presented by the […]

AFTERLAB WITH CLAUDE GUET: FUSION FOR CLEAN ENERGY

On 14 April 2022, at 5.00pm, the French Lab Singapore will be holding its monthly casual meeting referred to as the “AfterLab” featuring Prof Claude Guet, Visiting Professor at the School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences of the Nanyang Technological University Singapore and Programme Director for Research & Students at the Energy Research Institute @ […]

AFTERLAB WITH FRANCISCO “PACO” CHINESTA: INFORMING AND AUGMENTING LEARNING FOR EMPOWERING THE ENGINEERING OF CRITICAL URBAN SYSTEMS

On 10 March at 5.00pm, the French Lab Singapore will be holding its monthly casual meeting referred to as the ‘AfterLab’ with Francisco “Paco” Chinesta, Professor of computational physics at ENSAM Institute of Technology (Paris, France) and director of the CNRS@CREATE DesCartes programme. Francisco Chinesta is also Honorary Fellow of the “Institut Universitaire de France” […]

3rd Space Workshop France-Singapore

On 9 February 2022, Dr Philippe Baptiste, Chairman and CEO of the France National Space Agengy (CNES), co-chaired with the Office for Space Technology and Industry (OSTIn) Executive Director David Tan, the 3rd CNES-OSTIn Workshop, during which both sides exchanged views on space developments and discussed areas of cooperation.     The meeting was the occasion for the Singapore and French sides to each present their priorities in […]

Renewal of IPAL joint laboratory

During the visit to Singapore of Prof Antoine Petit, Chairman and CEO of the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), the new agreement of the joint laboratory IPAL between the CNRS, the National University of Singapore (NUS), and the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). The oldest joint laboratory of the CNRS in Singapore […]

Launch of the DesCartes programme

On 26 February 2022, the DesCartes programme was officially launched during a ceremony in the presence of Prof Antoine Petit, Chairman and CEO of the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), the Ambassador of France to Singapore, HE Mr Marc Abensour, and the representatives of the main Singaporean stakeholders of the programme : National Research […]

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 […]