Virtual Transatlantic Symposium 

"Long before the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the most recent governmental and industry targets made around the world to curb greenhouse gas emissions and phase out fossil fuels, universities and research institutes have been steadily leading by example to advance an environmental future."

June 7-9, the Office for Science and Technology of the Embassy of France in the United States, in partnership with the Global Council for Science and Environment (GCSE), will lead a virtual symposium focused on sharing the environmental work of leading French and American universities and research organizations.


Monday, June 7 – Wednesday June 9, 2021
6:30 am - 9:00 am PST/ 3:30 pm  - 6:00 pm CEST

The full symposium agenda is now available here.

This event is free and open to the public.


This free symposium offers an opportunity for students, faculty, and decision-makers to hear from institutional leaders from France and the United States on best practices in sustainability. Institutional leaders will share best practices, lessons learned before and during the COVID-19 pandemic, and will explore potential opportunities to leverage the value of sharing knowledge.

For more information and to register, click here.

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