• YEi 2016: US Startups Apply by June 3rd!

    25 May 2016

    YEi 2016: US Startups Apply by June 3rd!

    The YEi Start in France initiative is an accelerator program designed to help innovative US companies identifying growth opportunities in France. It provides an intensive training in Boston and one week immersion in France that will allow laureates to benefit from of an extensive customized business network and connections to the best resources in Europe.

  • Reinforced security measures - Consulate General of France

    10 May 2016

    Reinforced security measures - Consulate General of France

    For security reasons following the Paris attacks, luggage, suitcases, backpacks, and any other large bags are not allowed on the premises of the Consulate of France in Chicago. Please make the proper arrangements before visiting the Consulate, since there is no where to store bags in the building. You will not be allowed to enter the Consulate with any of the aformentioned bags under any (...)

  • Fête de la Musique: Make Music Chicago 2016

    9 May 2016

    Fête de la Musique: Make Music Chicago 2016

    JUNE 21, 2016: Make Music Chicago is a day-long, citywide DIY music festival that celebrates the musician in us all. Based on the Fête de la Musique, Make Music Chicago was first presented by Rush Hour Concerts in 2011 at the initiative of the French Consulate in Chicago, and joins 700 cities across the globe, making the Fête de la Musique the world’s largest single day music (...)

  • Euro 2016: France welcomes Europe's best soccer players

    7 May 2016

    Euro 2016: France welcomes Europe’s best soccer players

    The UEFA Euro 2016 finals will be held in France from June 10th-July 10th. France will welcome more than 1.5 million visitors from all over the world.

  • Share Your #StoryofFrance!

    8 March 2016

    Share Your #StoryofFrance!

    Share your favorite memory from your time in France! Maybe you discovered a new region, visited a monument that impressed you, ate an unforgettable meal, or made life-long friends. Share your magical moments with us and you could win a prize!

    News

    YEi Start in France Testimonial

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    Hear from YEi laureate VGSmartGlass about how YEi Start in France program can help your startup launch in markets abroad through France, the gateway to Europe!

    Share Your #StoryofFrance!

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    Share your favorite memory from your time in France and you could win a prize!

    à la carte Chicago

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    The second annual à la carte Chicago, a celebration of contemporary French food, wine and art of living, designed to excite and inspire food lovers of all ages will take place October 20-30, 2016.

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