Date: 13 May 2020, 4:30pm - 5:00pm (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
About the Speaker: Originally from Normandy, Emmanuel Lebrun-Damiens graduated from the Strasbourg Institute of Political Studies and is a former student of the Ecole nationale d’administration. He joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development in May 2003. The various positions that he has held in Paris and throughout the diplomatic network abroad have led him to his strong interest in bilateral relationships (Deputy Counselor or Deputy Head of Mission at the Embassy of France in New Zealand, 2005-2008) and in global governance in the health and humanitarian fields (negotiator at the Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations in New York, 2008-2011, and Deputy Director of Human Development, 2012-2014). From 2014 to 2016, he was adviser to the Minister of Foreign Affairs Laurent Fabius for administration and budgetary questions. Emmanuel Lebrun-Damiens was appointed Consul General of France in San Francisco on May 4, 2016.
The Consulate General of France in San Francisco is a consular representation of the French Republic in the United States. Its jurisdiction covers Northern California, North of Nevada, and the following states: Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the Pacific Islands under American jurisdiction--Guam and American Samoa. Discover more about the Consulate here.
How to Join the Talk: Free event, in English, accessible for all. Registration below is mandatory. You will receive the conference link by email about 30 minutes before the start of the conference. Please be advised that the conference is limited to 100 participants.
About the Organizer: AFSeattle is a 501(c)(3) educational and cultural non-profit organization registered in the state of Washington since 1987. It is a member of an 800+ network of Alliances Françaises around the world and aims to promote French language and Francophone cultures towards a variety of programs. Discover AFSeattle's membership program and ways to support here.