The Office of Science and Technology in Atlanta [fr]


Our missions

The Office for Science and Technology (OST), a team of 24 staff members including professors, senior researchers and engineers located in the Embassy (Washington, DC) and 6 consular offices (Atlanta - Boston - Chicago - Houston - Los Angeles - San Francisco) is dedicated to bilateral FR-US collaborations in Science and Technology.

The OST’s main priorities:
- Monitor and report advances in Science and Technology in the US through newsletters and diplomatic channels
- Promote bilateral partnerships in science, technology and innovation
- Foster exchanges and increase mobility of researchers, doctoral students and entrepreneurs
- Serve as a liaison between French and American academic and scientific organizations as well as between the two countries’ central governments and the European Delegation
- Increase the visibility of France’s foremost laboratories, universities and start-ups
- Support young innovative companies and the internationalization of competitiveness clusters

The Office of Science and Technology in Atlanta is responsable for actions in Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee and Florida.

For more information on France’s science diplomacy, please read the official report "Une diplomatie scientifique pour la France" (in French).

Please visit the official website of the Mission pour la Science et la Technologie of the Embassy of France in the United States, for more information.

Contact us

Rami Abi-Akl, PhD
Attaché for Science and Technology
Attaché scientifique adjoint pour la science et la technologie

Please note that we are not in charge of the recruitment. We invite you to consult the web site of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs.

Last modified on 19/03/2020

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