The Chairman-CEO of the CNRS, Antoine Petit, traveled to South-Africa on December, 2nd, 2019 in order to participate in the 2019 editions of the French-South-African Days et the South-African Science Forum, two significant scientific events for French-South-African relations.
On this occasion high level meetings were organised with major partners of the CNRS in South-Africa to reinforce the bilateral collaboration and to celebrate the CNRS 80th’s anniversary this year.
A new French-South-African laboratory in ecology and environment was launched in Port-Elizabeth in the premises of the Nelson Mandela University (NMU) by Antoine Petit and Sibongile Muthwa, vice-chancelor of NMU, in attendance of the involved researchers as well as Stéphanie Thiébault, director of the Ecologie and Environment Institute of the CNRS.
La Royal Society (RS) a organisé le 7 octobre dernier une conférence virtuelle avec la Max Planck (MPG) et le CNRS sur l’intelligence artificielle (IA). On October 7th , the Royal Society (RS) organized an online event on artificial intelligence (AI) with the Max Planck Society (MPG) and the CNRS.
La Société japonaise pour la promotion de la science (JSPS) offre chaque année des bourses destinées à de jeunes chercheurs français. The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) offers very year fellowships for young French researchers.
Le bureau conjoint IRD-CNRS-Cirad à Pretoria publie sa newsletter de juillet 2020. The IRD-CNRS-Cirad joint office in Pretoria publishes its newsletter of July 2020.