French American Innovation Day Program 2019
The French-American Innovation Day (FAID), organized since 2001 by the Office for Science and Technology (OST) of the Embassy of France in the United States is an annual event that brings together the most prominent French and American experts to discuss innovation on specific topics, in order to:
– Promote the excellence of American and French research institutions or companies working in the field of innovation;
– Foster connections between science, technology and industry representatives from both countries.
French American Innovation Day on March 7th, 2019 dedicated to Procedural Medicine in the Digital Age.
The conference will be held at the TMC Innovation Institute. It will bring together prominent French and American experts as well as actors of innovation in the fields of computer-assisted surgery, artificial intelligence & machine-learning in medicine and healthcare. Sessions will feature scientific presentations as well as startup pitches, coming from France and from the Texas Medical Center.
OUR SPECIAL FAID STARTUP PROGRAM:
TUESDAY, MARCH 5
Arrival in Houston
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6
Welcome at station Houston, your home base
Group meetings (themes to be defined: tax, legal, administration, managing credit, funding your business,
how to pitch, entrepreneurs testimonials…)
Discover the Houston region by Greater Houston Partnership
THURSDAY, MARCH 7
French American Innovation Day at TMCx (Texas Medical Center innovation institute)
FRIDAY, MARCH 8
Group meetings (themes to be defined: tax, legal, administration, managing credit, funding your business)
You want to:
- present a poster (researcher / post-doc / PhD / student)
- pitch to present your start-up (whether French or American)
More information on the FAID: http://faid-houston.france-science.org/
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1301 Fannin Street, Suite 2440
Houston, TX 77006