• The DuSable Museum presents The Illinois Fighting 8th

    22 May 2018

    The DuSable Museum presents The Illinois Fighting 8th

    Opening June 1st at the DuSable Museum of African American History, a WWI exhibit covering the history of the 8th Infantry Illinois National Guard (the Fighting Eighth). It was the only all-African-American regiment in the entire U.S. Army called into service for the Great War. It would be awarded more citations than any other American regiment that fought on Europe’s Western Front.

  • June 21- September 7, 2018: Films on the Lake

    22 May 2018

    June 21- September 7, 2018: Films on the Lake

    Films on the Lake is a free outdoor French film festival produced annually in Chicago parks by the Cultural Service at the Consulate General of France in Chicago as part of the Chicago Park District’s Movies in the Parks. Movies in the Parks is presented by Bank of America.

  • New Procedure for Visa Applications

    7 May 2018

    New Procedure for Visa Applications

    The Consulate General of France in Chicago, along with all other French consulates in the United States, will outsource this year the collection of visa applications to VFS Global. Starting Wednesday, June 5, 2018, the VFS Visa Application Centre (VAC) for FRANCE in Chicago will collect by appointment only, on behalf of the French Authorities, visa applications from applicants residing in (...)

  • April & May 2018: French Innovation Weeks @ Midwest

    29 April 2018

    April & May 2018: French Innovation Weeks @ Midwest

    French Innovation Weeks is a celebration of French innovation and savoir-faire in the Midwest that will take place in April & May 2018 with a variety of events that showcase the best of French science, technology, innovation and more. Program include: free public lectures given by leading French scientists, panel discussions, hands-on activities for hundreds of young students, (...)

  • #FIWMIdwest: Industry of the Future - How Smart Manufacturing is (...)

    29 April 2018

    #FIWMIdwest: Industry of the Future - How Smart Manufacturing is (...)

    Learn about new innovations in smart manufacturing with industry leaders including L’Oréal, Daher, and XpertEye on May 8th at 1871, part of French Innovation Weeks @ Midwest.
    In the age of digitalization, manufacturing and production systems are evolving in a complex context where product quality, reduced time to market and innovation are at the core of business competitiveness. From big data (...)

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    France Alumni USA, extend your French experience!

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    France Alumni is an efficient digital bilingual platform to unite, inform and guide professionals who have completed part or all of their studies in the French education system.
    #FranceAlumni - @CampusFrance

    French Innovation Weeks @ Midwest 2018

    JPEG French Innovation Weeks is a celebration of French innovation and savoir-faire in the Midwest.
    The 5th Annual French Innovation Weeks will take place in April & May 2018 with a variety of events that showcase the best of French science, technology, innovation and more.

    YEi Start in France Accelerator Program now accepting applications!

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    YEi Start in France provides a personalized immersion week in France including training sessions, networking and one-on-one meetings that will allow each laureate to benefit from an extensive customized business network and connections to the best resources in Europe. This immersion week is held in Paris and one French region whose innovative ecosystem best fits the needs of each laureate.