GIANT will be sporting the colors of the United States during the French-American Workshop (FAW2015) hosted by the MINATEC House from the 15th to 16th June 2015 within the framework of the Giant International Internship Program (GIIP: http://www.giant-grenoble.org/en/live-in-grenoble/87-events/913-giant-international-internship-programme-may-26th-july-31th-2015)
The fourth edition of FAW is supported by the U.S. Consulate General in Lyon, the French Embassy in Washington and the Nanosciences Foundation. It brings together key players from the academic, research and business communities and seeks to enhance French-American networking centered on opportunities in the field of Research and Industry.The major theme of these two days is: French-American cooperation and the opportunities to gain experience in research (in particular at the doctorate level).
Free but mandatory registration before June 10, 2015: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/french-american-workshop-15-16-june-2015-registration-16232049497
The program includes:
· presentations on the work of students through poster sessions
· visits of labs and facilities in Grenoble
· accounts and presentations of experience out on both sides of the Atlantic
· various social events and receptions
New American universities will be participating this year as part of the development of the GIANT International Internship Programme: UNC Asheville, NC State University and others who are part of the E3S Center consortium (UC Berkeley, Stanford, MIT, UTEP).