FRENCH AFFAIRS 2017 - Program


Sunday, October 22nd, 2017     

  • 3:00pm-8:00pm      Registration  

  • 6:00pm-7:30pm      Welcome Activity - sponsored by Nouvelle Aquitaine Tourism

  • 7:30pm                   Welcoming Cocktail Reception - "France, Wine & Rock n' roll" made in Bordeaux 


Monday, October 23th, 2017   

  • 7:00am-8:30am      Breakfast
     

  • 8:30am-10:30am      "Les Coulisses" Presentations

  • 10:30am-12:30am     Advisory Board Meeting (advisory Member only)

  • 10:30am-12:30pm    Atout France presents (Exhibitors)

  • 10:30am-12:30pm    Work Sessions (Tours Operators) :

                                    - French Atlantic Ways, from Brittany to the Basque country, the best of Western France

                                    - Occitanie, Toulouse, Carcassonne

                                    - Discover France Cultural Sites   
      

  • 12:30pm-1:45pm     Luncheon
     

  • 2:00pm-3:00pm       Open-Scheduling Tradeshow (Tour Operators attendance required)

  • 3:00pm-3:15pm       Break  

  • 3:15pm-5:30pm       Trade Show 

  • 6:00pm-7:30pm        Press Workshop -  9 pre-programmed appointments

  • 7:30pm                     Official dinner - sponsored by Paris Visit Region


Tuesday, October 24th, 2017   

  • 7:00am-8:30am      Breakfast 
     

  • 8:30am-10:30am    Trade Show - 8 pre-programmed appointments                                      

  • 10:30am-10:45am  Break

  • 10:45am-12:30pm  Trade Show - 7 pre-programmed appointments
     

  • 12:30pm-1:45pm    Luncheon - "French Awards Ceremony" 

     

  • 2:00pm-3:30pm     Trade Show - 6 pre-programmed appointments

  • 3:30pm-3:45pm      Break

  • 3:45pm-5:00pm     Trade Show - 5 pre-programmed appointments

  • 5:10pm-6:00pm      Farewell Cocktail