The primary purpose of The Francophone World and the Western Hemisphere is to invigorate discussion and develop an agenda toward increasing cooperation among higher educational institutions in the Francophone world of the Western hemisphere. The secondary purpose is to help bridge the rupture in Francophone-Anglophone relations in the multicultural Western hemisphere. Conference participants will develop action plans toward long-term collaborative agendas.

All abstracts of papers will be submitted via email. When you are ready to submit your abstract, please email it to the following email address:

NOTE: Please make sure to place the following line in your email submission: "Francophone Conference Submission of Abstracts of Papers-  *Topic Title".

* Under "Topic Title", select one of the following conference topics:

  • Humanities
  • Social sciences
  • Science and engineering
  • Business and economics
  • Health
  • Education
  • Arts
  • Politics
  • Sports