1. Sa Nov 10 7 pm Francophile Art SIG Free Opening Reception
2. Su-Th Nov 11-15 Oracle OpenWorld 2007 Free Visitor Plus Pass
3. Su Nov 11 10am-5pm Francophile Sciences SIG Free Admission Day
4. Th Nov 15 12-1pm Francophile Business SIG Free Event
5. Th Nov 15 5pm Francophile Movie SIG Free Screening
6. Th Nov 15 7-9pm Francophile Salsa SIG Free Lessons
7. Until November 30th YEI'08 : Young Entrepreneurs Initiative
8. Oct 26-Dec 21 Francophile Art SIG Free Display
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helping people find fulfillment in their lives, relationships, and
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Sa Nov 10 7 pm Francophile Art SIG Free Opening Reception
Ten artist exhibit. November 7-December 22
City life can, at times, feel isolated and estranged yet
wonderful.This sensation is exacerbated by the advent of
the email-text message age. Let's interrupt the white noise
by bringing together a collection of eclectic, likeminded
artists. Unified by friendly alliance, the hope is that this
cross pollination seeds great things to come.
Alliance Française de San Francisco
1345 Bush Street (between Polk and Larkin)
San Francisco, CA 94109
Su-Th Nov 11-15 Oracle OpenWorld 2007 Free Visitor Plus Pass
(a $125 Value)
Join us for the Expo and Stay for the Receptions and Parties.
More Networking... And More Fun
Many chances to meet with developers, product experts and peers.
Exhibition Halls and DEMOgrounds
Keynote sessions and concurrent keynotes
One free OpenWorld conference session
It's a Wrap! event
Users Forum and SIG programs
A performance by Billy Joel at this year's Appreciation Event.
Oracle OpenWorld 2007 will be here before you know it.
To secure your spot at the exciting technology and business event
Register by Fr Nov 9 at:
Or Print A Free Visitor Plus Pass From:
-Oracle OpenWorld 2007 is the world's largest event dedicated to
helping enterprises understand and harness the power of information.
Connect with the people, products, and trends at the forefront of
business and information technology at Moscone Center, San Francisco.
Experience the latest in applications, technologies and solutions
Network with your peers and business partners
Gain inspiration from industry thought leaders and featured keynotes
Join more than 41,000 attendees
Keynotes from executives and key partners. Over 1400
sessions across all applications, technology, industries and
Two Exhibition Halls with increased access to partners and demos
Over 450 partners displaying the latest products
Demogrounds showcasing over 400 live demos for product experts
Su Nov 11 10am-5pm Francophile Sciences SIG Free Admission Day
The Tech Museum of Innovation is offering free gallery admission to
everyone who visits The Tech the second Sunday of each month
This is a great opportunity to experience all The Tech has to
offer. New exhibits, unique floor programs, and so much more
will inspire the innovator in everyone.
The Tech Museum of Innovation
201 South Market Street San Jose, CA, 95113
Contact Phone (408) 294-TECH
Every Thursday 12-1pm Francophile Business SIG Free Event
Since Fall 2002, the College of Engineering has hosted
the Silicon Valley Leaders Symposium (SVLS).
The main objective of the Symposium series is to solidify
the link between Silicon Valley industries and the University
in terms of the transfer of knowledge between both, including
collaborating on industry projects and gaining input about
curriculum development and enhancement.
For more information contact Dr. Ahmed Hambaba,
Associate Dean of Graduate & Extended Studies,
College of Engineering: ahmed.hambaba@...
The symposia take place every Thursday from 12pm-1pm in the
Engineering building auditorium, ENG 189.
Nov 15 Dr. T. J. Rodgers Founder,President&CEO Cypress Semiconductor
Th Nov 15 5pm Francophile Movie SIG Free Screening
French Ciné-Club at San Jose State University,
Clark Hall, Room 412
One Washington Square San José, CA 95192
Th Nov 15 7-9pm Francophile Salsa SIG Free Lessons
In its sixth year of operation,
Ask Jimmy for the Francophiles.
We have free Salsa lessons offered this week.
Access the website for directions and more info.
Thursdays: Beginning: 7:00 - 7:50; Intermediate: 8:00 - 9:00
Miraido Village Apt. Clubhouse
550 N. 6th St. San Jose, CA 95112
Contact: Jimmy B 408-568-9547 jimmy@...
Until November 30th YEI'08 : Young Entrepreneurs Initiative
Launched by the Office for Science and Technology of the
French Embassy in the United States, this initiative provides young
U.S.-based entrepreneurs the unique and exciting opportunity to
pursue their project to create an innovative company in France.
Young entrepreneurs selected to participate in this program will
benefit from a `one stop shop' service offer, with full support to
help set up business in France:
A personalized mentoring program to help build networks in France
Direct access to a privileged network of successful entrepreneurs,
partners, experts, business and technology clusters, seed funding.
Our long term objective is to develop partnerships with American
universities and top innovation centers, focusing on
high-technology entrepreneurs who seek transatlantic growth.
CALL FOR PROJECTS 2008
The new YEI call for projects is now open, until November 30th.
If you are based in North America, considering or currently
setting up a technology venture, and if you want
to internationalize at an early stage, you should Apply at:
Sébastien Dagault Project Manager - Young Entrepreneurs Initiative
Office for Science and Technology of the French Embassy
@ the Cambridge Innovation Center
+ 1 617 401 24 50
Oct 26-Dec 21 Francophile Art SIG Free Display
Study Abroad in France Sketches Display
Art students who studied in France for six weeks
last summer display sketches of French cities and
landscpes in the Student Union cafeteria during
hours it is open Mondays - Thursdays, 8am-8pm
and Fridays, 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Student Union Cafeteria- brick wall by Subway
San Jose State University