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Wednesday 19/02/2020 – from 8:15 AM to 2:15 PM


University of Ottawa Campus – University Centre


On Wednesday February 19, French for the Future’s Ottawa Local Forum will be taking place on the Campus of the University of Ottawa!

The Local Forum is a free event completely in French for students from Grade 9 to Grade 12, studying in francophone schools and in French as a second language programs. To goal: to network, to discover the opportunities offered by their bilingualism, to have fun and to experience emotions in French. Our objective is to make them feel proud of their French and to encourage them on their path to bilingualism. 

This year, the Local Forum’s theme in the Carnival! We invite teachers to introduce the topic to your students by having a few classes about the Carnivals across the Francophonie before the Forum. 

Click here to see the different workshops that will be offered!

Schedule for the day

8:15Students arrive, booths fair and icebreakersUniversity centre – Alumni Auditorium
9:00Opening ceremony and Conference by Mathieu Gingras University centre – Alumni Auditorium
10:00Workshop #1Classrooms
10:45Booths fair and photo cabin University centre – Alumni Auditorium
11:15Lunch (provided)University centre – Cafeteria
12:15Workshop #2Classrooms
1:15Show by Improtéine University centre – Alumni Auditorium
1:45Closing ceremony University centre – Alumni Auditorium
2:15Students depart

Ottawa Local Forum Coordinator- Details and registrations

Noëlla Gallo – ottawa@francais-avenir.org

Thank you to our partners and sponsors

Thank you to the prize donors