Exploration of Francophone literature, language, philosophy, and history in the Western hemisphere.
Exchanges of state-of-the-art knowledge in addressing social issues in the Francophone Western hemisphere. The focus will be on border issues, security and immigration.
SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
The use of science and engineering in meeting the challenges of global development and environmental issues in the Western hemisphere.
BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS
The promulgation of programs to enhance trade, economic development and employment in the Francophone Western hemisphere.
Exploration of health related issues, including epidemiology and the delivery of medical care, to populations in the Francophone Western hemisphere.
Proposals toward institutional affiliations, cooperation, and exchanges at the higher education level.
Enhancing and exploring cooperation and exchanges among the visual and performing arts, in museum and public settings.
Discussions of cooperation of Francophone peoples in the Western hemisphere, together with their relationship to the Francophone world and global politics.
Exploration on exchanges of ideas and competitions.