Business France organized a seminar showcasing French expertise in the construction and smart transport sectors on June 1, 2017 at the French Embassy in Singapore.
Eight French companies presented their innovation solutions to a select audience of key decision-makers from the public sector (environment agencies, city planning officials, building specialists, industrial developers, transport agencies, etc.) and private sector, including developers, urban planners and architects.
The following day, French national daily Le Monde organized a conference, in partnership with Business France, on visions and models for 21st century smart cities. Five “Le Monde Smart Cities International Innovation Awards” were handed out at the event, attended by the Singapore Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Vivian Balakrishnan.