Lecture “France-UAE Dialogue, the women chapter: gender balance, breaking stereotypes”

Conference on April 22 at 5:00pm around the theme: France-UAE Dialogue, the women chapter: gender balance, breaking stereotypes. Under the patronage of the FBG-Women Empowerment Committee and in collaboration with the University Leadership Council, this exceptional panel will bring together men and women to debate Gender Balance in the UAE and abroad. This first edition [...]

Lecture : Heritage and New technologies in the Arab world

Heritage and New technologies in the Arab world: how to revive the spirit of Mosul? Within the frame of the Emirati-French Cultural Dialogue, the Institut français in the UAE in partnership with Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi and CEFAS organizes a conference about “Heritage and New technologies in the Arab world: how to revive the spirit [...]

April 15th, 2018|News, Talks|0 Comments

ART WEEK: Tahar Ben Jelloun writer and artist

The Alliance française Dubai  has welcomed the French-Moroccan poet Tahar Ben Jelloun, winner of the Goncourt prize for his novel The Sacred Night. On the occasion of  La Semaine de la Francophonie, the author came to present his latest work, The punishment, published by Gallimard, an autobiographical narrative. It is filled with anecdotes telling the [...]

Francophonie Month

Francophonie Month     Every year, the Francophonie month promotes French language across the world. Meetings with artists and writers, all over the globe, are organized, as well as conferences, workshops and performances which celebrate French language in its diversity. On the occasion of the Francophonie festival, more than thirty events shall take place in [...]

Francophonie month

Francophonie month Every year, the Francophonie month promotes French language across the world. Meetings with artists and writers, all over the globe, are organized, as well as conferences, workshops and performances which celebrate French language in its diversity. 
On the occasion of the Francophonie festival, more than thirty events shall take place in the UAE, [...]

France and the UAE: Genesis of a relationship

Talking series France and the UAE: Genesis of a relationship Discover some key elements of the strong historical relationship between France and the UAE from 1971 to the present day. With both specialists Agnès Levallois, associate researcher at Foundation for Strategic Research FRS and William Gueraiche, professor at American University in the UAE. The talk [...]

Conference: Endangered heritage in Syria, the role of new technologies

  Endangered heritage in Syria, the role of new technologies Tuesday, January 30 at 6.30 l Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi There is at the gates of the Orient a land whose the only name is enough to ignite the memory of men, Syria at the crossroads of trade routes, religions and cultural influences, cradle of [...]

January 29th, 2018|News, Talks, News|0 Comments

Art & Artificial Intelligence @ La Nuit des Idées (Night of Ideas) in the United Arab Emirates

Encounter | Thursday, January 25th 2018 at 6.30pm – Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi By creating the Ministry of Artificial Intelligence, the United Arab Emirates acknowledged the determining role of new technologies in the future. If Artificial Intelligence can be used in various domains, the artistic world seems to present a receptive stage to these new technologies. France [...]

January 16th, 2018|News, Talks|0 Comments

Thinkers & Doers – “How can education foster creativity?”

Free registration here. After two successful years in Paris, THINKERS & DOERS, the international network of innovative and creative forces brings its inspirational and networking morning talks to Abu Dhabi. The Institut français in the United Arab Emirates is proud to join Thinkers & Doers in identifying  innovative topics and creative speakers [...]

May 21st, 2017|News, Talks, Education|0 Comments

Thinkers & Doers – “Art Collecting : Unveiling the secrets of the art business”

Free registration here. After two successful years in Paris, Thinkers & Doers, the international network of innovative and creative forces brings its inspirational and networking morning talks to Abu Dhabi. The Institut français in the United Arab Emirates is proud to join Thinkers & Doers in identifying  innovative topics and creative speakers [...]

April 19th, 2017|News, Talks|0 Comments