At the Consulate

  • Check out the Pictures of the Consulate’s TechFest Party on December 2nd

    On December 2, the Consulate hosted a brand new kind of TechFest party in its salons. The FrenchTech New York gathered for a few games of table tennis and foosball.

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  • The Consulate is closed on Thanksgiving

    November is the time to be thankful, a time to remember and to embrace those who enrich our lives. We wish you a very happy and blessed Thanksgiving.

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  • The 90th Anniversary of the Residence 934 in review

    On November 18th, the Consulate General of France celebrated the 90th Anniversary of its residence at 934 Fifth Avenue, originally owned by Mr. Charles E. Mitchell.

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  • Meeting with French Biotech Businesses from MedStartup

    Journalists were invited to meet with a dozen companies, winners of the 2015 edition and future « success stories » from the 2016 edition.

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  • Win your ticket for the 90th anniversary of the Residence 934

    The Consulate will be celebrating the 90th Anniversary of the Residence 934 on Friday, November 18th 2016 at 6.30pm. Win your ticket.

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  • Harlem Academy Dinner

    On November 17, 2014, for its fifth edition and its fourth consecutive year, our now-traditional gala dinner benefitting the Harlem Academy drew a wide, warm audience. Tim Speiss led an auction featuring mostly wines and champagnes.

    In his opening remarks, Mr. Bertrand Lortholary, Consul General of France, hailed the relationship that unites the African-American community and France, evoking an important but little-known episode of our shared history, the “Harlem Hell Fighters”, who fought alongside France during World War I. He made it a point to renew the Consulate’s support for the Harlem Academy.

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  • Third meeting of the French Tech

    The third meeting of the French Tech will take place on December 15th and will welcome Alicia Glenn, Deputy Mayor for Economic Development of New York.

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  • Stand Up 4 Passion #4 - Presentation by Tejpaul Bhatia

    Stand Up 4 Passion #4 - Presentation by Tejpaul Bhatia

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  • The "Hermione" exhibition at the Consulate

    An exhibition on the "Hermione", the legendary frigate on which Lafayette sailed to the United States in 1780, took place on September 23rd at the French Consulate General, from 11am to 5:30pm.

    Admissions were free for all, and a screening of the making of the Hermione was presented, as well as a documented journey across this 17-year experience.

    Thank you for joining us!

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  • "Stand Up For Passion" #4

    The Fourth edition of Stand Up For Passion took place on July 23 at the Consulate General of France in New York. Stand Up for Passion’s monthly events (SU4P) bring together 7 speakers who talk for 7 minutes about their passions and life-changing moment. SU4P is conceived as a stand-up show and enables entrepreneurs and passionate people to find inspiration. The first SU4P was held at We Work Soho West on April 4, 2014. Since then, the number of SU4P regulars has quickly increased. SU4P is a creation of Arnaud Collery and Serge Ganem, two passionate French entrepreneurs who live in New York. Together with Eric Vidal, they coach selected speakers, using techniques inspired by movies and theater.

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