Events

Education challenges in refugees camps
Calendar icon 30th October 2018

Education challenges in refugees camps

Discuss education challenges in refugees camps with the Head of the UNHCR (the UN Refugee Agency)  in the UAE, Mr. Toby Harward. Know more about Toby Harward Head of O...
Archaeology, patrimony and soft power
Calendar icon 22nd October 2018

Archaeology, patrimony and soft power

An exceptional Sorbonne Talking Series by renowned Archaeologist and Professor Nicolas Grimal Since the 19th century, the French state has encouraged archaeological res...
Meet ski champion Sébastien Amiez
Calendar icon 17th October 2018

Meet ski champion Sébastien Amiez

This event is being held in a different language. For more information, please click here. ...
The Nabis and the Renewal of the Decorative Arts at the Turn of XIXth and XXth Centuries
Calendar icon 16th October 2018

The Nabis and the Renewal of the Decorative Arts at the Turn of XIXth and XXth Centuries

A workshop by Jérémie Cerman, lecturer in history of contemporary art and Deputy Director of the Department of Archaeology and History of Art at Sorbonne University A...
French cultural diplomacy in the UAE at the time of Sheikh Zayed (1974-2004)
Calendar icon 14th October 2018

French cultural diplomacy in the UAE at the time of Sheikh Zayed (1974-2004)

This event is being held in a different language. For more information, please click here. ...
The dawn of the Muslim State in accordance with the latest scientific insights
Calendar icon 10th October 2018

The dawn of the Muslim State in accordance with the latest scientific insights

Sorbonne Talking Series is back with a focus on the first centuries of Islam with specialists of the medieval Arab-Muslim world:Mathieu Tillier, Sorbonne University, ...
Until the Birds return (2017) by Karim Moussaoui
Calendar icon 8th October 2018

Until the Birds return (2017) by Karim Moussaoui

Synopsis Algeria today. Past and present collide in the lives of a newly wealthy property developer, a young woman torn between the path of reason and sentiment and an ...
SEStraC
Calendar icon 1st October 2018

SEStraC

SESTraC – Sorbonne Emirates Strategic Conference The SEStraC is an annual conference to present defense objectives of countries and the tools to achieve those objecti...
Concert: When Music meets Painting
Calendar icon 24th September 2018

Concert: When Music meets Painting

UAE Visual Artist Nada Al Ameri will meet UAE Oud player Ali Al Hefaithi and Iraqi Qanoon player Omar Ziyad  in a unique live music and painting performance. In cooper...
Integration week
Calendar icon 16th September 2018

Integration week

Welcome new students! Integration Week is designed to help you make a smooth transition to living and studying in Abu Dhabi. It is an important first step that you are ...
The Sorbonne’s Dictation in Arabic
Calendar icon 5th June 2018

The Sorbonne’s Dictation in Arabic

This event is being held in a different language. For more information, please click here. ...
Cineclub: Pickpocket (1959)
Calendar icon 14th May 2018

Cineclub: Pickpocket (1959)

A film by Robert Bresson Starring Martin Lassalle and Marika Green Synopsis A young man obsessed by the idea that some men are above the law, becomes a pickpocket and d...
Literature Majlis: Literature and May 68
Calendar icon 13th May 2018

Literature Majlis: Literature and May 68

This event is being held in a different language. For more information, please click here. Held on Sundays, Sorbonne Majlis Littéraires is a monthly platform that dis...
Cinemana: The Circle by Nawaf Al Janahi
Calendar icon 7th May 2018

Cinemana: The Circle by Nawaf Al Janahi

The Circle (2009) A contemporary Arab film by Nawaf Al Janahi Q&A session with the exclusive participation of the film director Nawaf Al Janahi Screening in Arabic,...
The Sorbonne’s dictation
Calendar icon 5th May 2018

The Sorbonne’s dictation

This event is being held in a different language. For more information, please click here. ...
Meet the Winners of the 2018 Sheikh Zayed Book Awards
Calendar icon 29th April 2018

Meet the Winners of the 2018 Sheikh Zayed Book Awards

As part of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, we are pleased to organise a talk with the winners of:Arab Culture in Other Languages: German researcher Dag Nikola...