Fifth Annual Defence Conference 2015
11/12 March 2015, London
Experts and decision makers from the military, government, industry and academia gathered to discuss the past, present, and future of the bilateral defence relationship. Many thanks to our sponsors the MoD, BAE Systems, Dassault, and to SE Sylvie Bermann for hosting the conference, and to all who helped make this "an excellent event of great value" (ACM Sir Andrew Pulford). The conference report will be published in the summer.
Climate Change Conference
4 June 2015, Paris
Ahead of the COP21 in December this year, the FBC will hold a seminar in Paris to explore ways in which Britain and France can work together to influence the summit in Paris. We will be discussing questions such as shale gas, renewable energies, and how the two countries can help lead energy transition and the creation of a European carbon market.
Google, Rough Guides and Eurostar sponsor our schools' website competition
We are delighted to announce that the digital giant, Google and travel experts, Rough Guides have joined Eurostar to become the major sponsors for our 2015 website competition giving students the chance to have their entry judged by an IT expert and win a weekend in France !
Open to Year 9 and Year 12 students in state schools throughout the UK (Year S2 and Year S5 in Scotland) our 2015 competition is all about hopping on Eurostar to explore your favourite French city. All you need to do is start dreaming, creating and designing a website showcasing your city! Details here.