French Consul General in Hyderabad to strengthen ties
The Consul General of France, Dr. Marjorie Vanbaelinghem, visited Hyderabad from 26th to 28th November in order to meet various players from different sectors to further strengthen the ties with Indian partners and French representations.
Her programme included a visit of the Alliance française and meetings with the team of the institute as well as the representatives of Bordeaux Métropole and Aerocampus, who work in close coordination with the government of Telangana on various projects of urban development and aeronautics training respectively.
Dr. Vanbaelinghem had the occasion to visit the Kalakriti Arti Gallery of Mr. Prashant Lahoti and Mrs. Rekha Lahoti but also congratulated their foundation which supports the Indo-French Education Trust by sponsoring Indian students to pursue their higher studies in France. This Foundation works in close cooperation with Indian and French artists promoting students exchange programs.
A visit to the VFS office in Hyderabad, the centre of We-Hub, an appointment with the Chief Secterary to the government of Telangana and a meeting with French firms established in the city completed the programme on day 2.
Finally meetings with Indian companies with an interest in expanding their business overseas made for the last day’s agenda.