Geneviève Fioraso

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Name: Geneviève Fioraso
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

A milestone Ariane 5 mission with ATV payload underscores Arianespace's capabilities for Europe

Ariane 5 marked a key operational milestone and set a new record on its 60th consecutive "mission accomplished," successfully orbiting the Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) Georges Lemaitre and once again demonstrating Arianespace's ability to serve the ... [Published SpaceRef - 3 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Russia’s ISS Boss Says Ukraine Crisis Slowing Moscow’s Renewal of Space Station Partnership

KOUROU, French Guiana — The head of the international space station program at the Russian space agency, Roscosmos, on July 28 said the wall protecting the international space station and space exploration from the Ukrainian crisis might be starting to ... [Published Space News - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Crunch time for French universities

Following the election of François Hollande, a tidal wave of reform has been ploughing through the French higher education landscape. Academics have criticised former higher education minister Geneviève Fioraso for her reform, which they believe will ... [Published University World News - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Searching for a cure: New independent commission to propose ways to reinvigorate research and innovation in France

A new high-level commission has been established in France to investigate the country’s research and innovation system, following the delivery of a critical report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and pressure from ... [Published SCIENCE BUSINESS - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Research and innovation system could do better - OECD

France’s research and innovation programme to 2020 is taking the right general approach but is too complex, and universities should play a greater role alongside the powerful national research organisations. These are among the findings of a review of ... [Published University World News - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Airbus Defends Springing Last-minute Ariane 6 Design on ESA

Francois Auque said the Ariane 6 design that ESA and CNES approved in July 2013 would have attracted mainly European government customers — a market whose size would mean reducing Europe’s rocket design and production industry by two-thirds. Credit: ESA ... [Published Space News - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Airbus and Saffran Propose New Ariane 6 Design, Reorganization of Europe’s Rocket Industry

SINGAPORE — European space-hardware builders Airbus and Safran have proposed that the French and European space agencies scrap much of their previous 18 months’ work on a next-generation Ariane 6 rocket in favor of a design that includes much more liquid ... [Published Space News - Jun 20 2014]
First reported May 23 2014 - Updated May 23 2014 - 1 reports

Uproar as anti-GM activists acquitted in France : Nature News Blog

Shared in the Public InterestNATURE NEWS BLOG Uproar as anti-GM activists acquitted in France 21 May 2014 | 17:47 BST | Posted by  Shaoni Bhattacharya  | Category:  Uncategorized Posted on behalf of Barbara Casassus.French scientists are up in arms over ... [Published GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe - May 23 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

ESA and CERN sign cooperation agreement

ESA, the European Space Agency, and CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, signed a cooperation agreement on 28 March to foster future collaborations on research themes of common interest.This year, CERN is celebrating its 60th anniversary ... [Published SpaceRef - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Germany calls for redesign of next-generation Ariane

Less than a year after selecting the design of Europe's future Ariane 6 launcher, government ministers will meet in Geneva on Friday to iron out lingering questions over the rocket after Germany's top space official last week called for the current form ... [Published Spaceflight Now - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet will fly to the International Space Station in 2016

ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet has been assigned to a long-duration mission on the International Space Station, it was announced today.The assignment of the French-born astronaut was announced by ESA’s Director General Jean Jacques Dordain in the presence ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Mar 17 2014]

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"in a world that is moving very quickly, our system of education, research and innovation must adapt: it must be more responsive, more fluid to win the battle of knowledge, employment and competitiveness" Fioraso said

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A milestone Ariane 5 mission with ATV payload u... [Published SpaceRef - 3 hours ago]
Russia’s ISS Boss Says Ukraine Crisis Slowing M... [Published Space News - 23 hours ago]
Crunch time for French universities [Published University World News - Jul 11 2014]
Searching for a cure: New independent commissio... [Published SCIENCE BUSINESS - Jul 10 2014]
Research and innovation system could do better ... [Published University World News - Jul 04 2014]
Airbus Defends Springing Last-minute Ariane 6 D... [Published Space News - Jul 02 2014]
Airbus and Saffran Propose New Ariane 6 Design,... [Published Space News - Jun 20 2014]
Uproar as anti-GM activists acquitted in France... [Published GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe - May 23 2014]
ESA and CERN sign cooperation agreement [Published SpaceRef - Mar 28 2014]
Germany calls for redesign of next-generation A... [Published Spaceflight Now - Mar 27 2014]
ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet will fly to the In... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Mar 17 2014]
Using Rare Earths to Interpret Certain Fossils [Published Science Daily - Jan 30 2014]
Stepping up Vega launcher production [Published Space Daily - Nov 26 2013]
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Shared in the Public InterestNATURE NEWS BLOG Uproar as anti-GM activists acquitted in France 21 May 2014 | 17:47 BST | Posted by  Shaoni Bhattacharya  | Category:  Uncategorized Posted on behalf of Barbara Casassus.French scientists are up in arms over ...
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