International Conference on Aids to Navigation en A Coruña
From 24th to 31st May, more than 500 experts in maritime navigation coming from around 60 countries will meet in A Coruña for the 18th edition of the Conference of the International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse...
Brest: Territorial projects on Education
Educational stakeholders, parents, teachers, coordinators and childhood and youth facilitators, local elected officials, popular education associations … More than 500 participants will attend the fifth national meeting on local educational projects in Brest, at the Quartz, on Tuesday 5 and...
InShadow Festival of Lisbon
InShadow - International Festival of Video, Performance and Technologies is an initiative of Vo'Arte, in co-production with São Luiz Teatro Municipal, which has already established itself as a reference in contemporary artistic creation and programming, with emphasis on the convergence...
Saint-Nazaire Celebrates 150 years of shipbuilding
On the 23rd of April 1864, the transatlantic liner Impératrice Eugénie was launched at the yard of Penhoët, thus marking the beginning of a great epic of shipbuilding for the city.
To celebrate 150th anniversary of this industrial prowess, the Ecomuseum...
Brest selected as "Child Friendly City"
Unicef France has awarded the city of Brest the title of "Child Friendly City" that it shares with 242 other French cities. The title, created in 2002, welcomed the strong commitment of the city to its children and its attention...
Atlantic Arc Cities
Monday, 29 September 2014 00:00
Adopted by Decree in 2009, the operation of national interest Bordeaux-Euratlantic is designed to make Bordeaux a benchmark among European metropolis.
The first step to achieve the objective is the creation of the new high-speed rail track South-Europe-Atlantic connecting Paris in 2 hours in 2017 and Madrid in 3h35 for 2020.
The Urban Community of Bordeaux (CUB) confirms its ambitions by setting up a vast operation of development including the creation of a multimodal hub around the Saint-Jean railway station, new housing facilities, a laboratory district on the habitat of tomorrow and an economic hub including a cluster of creative economy.
Active member within the Conference of Atlantic Arc Cities, the CUB has intensified its involvement within the network by hosting the Executive Bureau of the CAAC last April. Concurrently with this meeting, Mr. Carlos Negreira, Mayor of A Coruña and President of the CAAC, had the opportunity to have a discussion with Mr. Alain Juppé, president of the metropolis of Bordeaux.