2011 YEAR OF FRANCE IN MINNESOTA
Alliance Française of Minneapolis/St. Paul, the French American Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Minneapolis/St. Paul, the Minneapolis-Tours Sister City Association and the Minnesota International Center are pleased to announce the official launch of 2011 as the Year of France in Minnesota.
Februay 7 - Launch Party
The Consul General of France, Graham Paul, will share an official proclamation from Ambassador François Rivasseau and the three sponsoring organizations will announce their combined programming for 2011, accompanied by wine, music and hors d’oeuvres.
Read the speech The Year of France in Minnesota
February 8 - Doing Business in France Workshop
FRANCE is the 5th largest economy in the world and the #1 gateway to Europe! Join us for a dynamic and lively discussion with companies that are already doing business in France. Graham PAUL, Consul General of France in Chicago will give the key note speech.
Read the key note address entitled "Why is France important for Minnesota"