NRC experts in full force at the Association francophone pour le savoir Congress

Media advisory

The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) is participating in the 87th edition of L’Association francophone pour le savoir (ACFAS) Congress, the largest francophone gathering of science and knowledge experts. With the help of various partners, over 30 NRC researchers and presenters are co-organizing 8 symposiums covering a wide range of topics: nanomaterials, connected health, advanced machine vision, pharmaceutical chemistry, the International System of Units, telecommunications networks, transport and the road to sustainable mobility, as well as diversity as a driving force.   

Dates: Monday, May 27 to Friday, May 31, 2019

Schedule: Please refer to the ACFAS event listing on the NRC website.


Alexandre-Taché Pavillion, Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO) 
283 Alexandre-Taché Blvd.
Gatineau, Quebec

Gabrielle-Roy Campus, Cégep de l’Outaouais
333 Cité-des-Jeunes Blvd. 
Gatineau, Quebec

The entire Congress will be held in French. For more information on the symposiums, visit (information available in French only). For information in English on the symposiums or to schedule an interview with the NRC’s experts, please contact NRC Media Relations.


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