Conférence

Listen to conferences delivered by invited French speakers on their field of interests.

The Expedition of Magellan

The Expedition of Magellan

A joint conférence by the French Embassy and the Philippines Embassy in Brunei Darussalam to mark the 500th year of the arrival of Magellan in Brunei. The conference will be held on 28 May.

The press, its faults and its qualities by Alain Ménargues

The press, its faults and its qualities by Alain Ménargues

Alain Ménargues, former reporter, presented on 16 April: The press, its faults and its qualities.

Daily life in Arctic by Pierre Sauvadet

Daily life in Arctic by Pierre Sauvadet

French explorer, Pierre Sauvadet, shared his experiences on life in the Arctic, held on 12 March.

The Provence and its Mediterranean roots by Christian Ramage

The Provence and its Mediterranean roots by Christian Ramage

On 18 December, His Excellency Christian Ramage, French Ambassador to Brunei Darussalam, delivered a conference on the Mediterranean roots of the Provence.

Women in Brunei Darussalam by Marie-Sybille de Vienne

Women in Brunei Darussalam by Marie-Sybille de Vienne

Professor Marie-Sybille de Vienne shared her research on: Women in Brunei Darussalam, held on 8 November 2019.

Sape conference by Julien Cottet

Sape conference by Julien Cottet

On 1 November, French musician, Julien Cottet, gave a talk on Sape, a traditional music instrument originating in Sarawak, Borneo.

Tradition and modernity by Jérôme Samuel

Tradition and modernity by Jérôme Samuel

Professor Jérôme Samuel delivered a conference on: Tradition and modernity in Java's visual arts, held on 18 October.

Geopolitics of Sports by Éric Mottet

Geopolitics of Sports by Éric Mottet

A conference was held on 6 February, on the topic: "Geopolitics of Sport" by invited speaker, Dr. Eric Mottet from the University of Quebec in Montreal.