April 2012

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French-American Defense Symposium in Washington, D.C.

The French-American Foundation, in partnership with the French Joint Staff (Etat-major des armées), held the 11th French-American Defense Symposium, focusing this year on the issue of Cyber Security. The Symposium brought together high-level officials and experts to discuss best practices and opportunities for international cooperation as both nations are faced with emerging challenges of cyber defense and security. In celebration of these exchanges, the French-American Foundation also welcomed His Excellency François Delattre, Ambassador of France to the United States, on Tuesday, April 3, for a dinner and keynote address on “New Opportunities in the Franco-American & Transatlantic Partnership.” To learn more about the Symposium, click here.