Where: Hotel Monaco, 225 N Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60601, USA (Map)
When: Friday October 16, 2015, from 8AM to 7:00PM
Destination Europe events showcase the vibrant and exciting research and innovation culture in Europe and the opportunities available to researchers, from anywhere in the world, interested in working there or cooperating with European researchers. Destination Europe is a joint initiative of the European Union and its Member States.
Come to the Destination Europe event in Chicago, to meet:
Experts from European research organisations, funding agencies and European Commission services who will present programmes, initiatives and excellent institutions open to applicants from all over the world
Researchers who have had the experience of working in Europe temporarily or permanently and who will share their experience with you
Information about the practicalities of moving to Europe (scientific visa, mobility centres etc.)
An exhibition space providing additional detailed information
Opportunities in France: Land of Innovation and Scientific Excellence
France offers opportunities for both young and experienced researchers to work or lead teams in laboratories, universities and national research institutions and enjoy the French “art de vivre.” The situation in France is particularly favourable for scientists and entrepreneurs looking to establish themselves within strong national, European and international networks.
Speakers for France:
Dr. Marc Rousset, Attaché for Science and Innovation, Consulate General of France in Chicago
Dr. Mireille GUYADER, Director of the National Institute for Health and Medical Research (Inserm) Office in the United States
Dr. Xavier Morise, Director of the CNRS Office in North America
Manon Dirand, Deputy Nuclear Counsellor, Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) Representative
Testimonials : Sidney Wiener, CNRS, Collège de France & Rebecca Piskorowski, INSERM/CNRS Joint Research Unit “Laboratory of Brain Physiology”