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The Restaurant at Noglu NY is Now Open

PRESS RELEASE - 26-janv.-2016 17:25:04

  For immediate release New York, January 26, 2016 – After 3 years of success in Paris and 3 months in Manhattan, Noglu NY is opening its gluten-free restaurant on the second floor of its Upper East Side location. Like the bakery, the restaurant will be all-gluten-free with lactose-free options, locally sourced, organic, and of course, French! On the first floor, the bakery will keep offering sweet and savory take-out options. Laying the groundwork Noglu’s New York restaurant opened last week. Initially announced for the end of last year, the team wanted to ensure the first floor bakery was running seamlessly before opening the restaurant upstairs. With extensive experience in French, Italian, American & gluten-free cuisine and a few months of training at Noglu Paris, the chefs spent the last few weeks creating the menu selections to capture Noglu’s spirit in the New York kitchen. Changing with the seasons Much like in Paris, the menu will not be set in stone and requires the team to be able to adapt very fast and often. Designed to go with the seasons and the changes in stocks available at their local, organic suppliers, the menu will change regularly, once or twice a week. Depending on market finds and on the inventiveness of the head chef, this ever-changing menu will offer the restaurant’s most loyal clients a constantly renewed array of choices. Here is the menu as it stands today, but don’t expect the same one in two days! 100% Gluten-Free, and so Much More Yes, Noglu’s menu is 100% gluten-free, organic, locally-sourced and 50% dairy-free. But most importantly: it’s absolutely delicious! Gluten-free is not a goal, for Noglu’s team, it’s only a base for their creations; the kitchen sources only gluten-free ingredients. The main concerns for the team are always taste and texture: nothing will make it to the menu unless it’s thoroughly tasted, perfected and approved. A late-diagnosed Celiac, Owner Frédérique Jules knows how difficult it is to live in a world without gluten and has worked for years with her chefs to create recipes that are as close as it gets to their gluten-loaded counterparts –if not even better! About Noglu Noglu opened in Paris in 2012. Frédérique Jules hired a Japanese chef, Mitsuru Yatanase, and an American pastry chef, Jennifer Hearting-Lepoutre, to experiment, explore and perfect an all gluten-free menu. A typical Parisian bakery and restaurant, the establishment offers various types of foods, from burgers, pizza and pasta to seafood dishes, risotto and quiches. On the sweet side, the selection is vast, almost dizzying: strawberry, lemon or raspberry pies, puff cream pastries and coffee classics, canelés, cakes, muffins... After 2 years of success, Frédérique Jules opened a take-out store across the street to better serve Noglu’s growing customer base. The Upper East Side restaurant is Noglu’s third location in the world. Noglu Paris built its following not only on its allergen-free menu, but also on the quality of their dishes and on their growing following on non-gluten-free followers… simply because the food is outstanding. Contact Jeff THAUMIN – Business France On behalf of Noglu +1 416 977 1257 ext. 211 Geoffroy.thaumin@businessfrance.fr Hours - Restaurant Monday to Saturday: Lunch : 11:30 AM – 3 PM Dinner : 6 PM – 9 PM Brunch on Saturdays and Sundays: 10AM – 4PM Hours - Bakery Monday to Saturday : 8 AM – 8 PM Sunday : 8 AM – 6PM Reservations & Private Events By phone : +1 (646) 895 9798 By email : Nogluny@gmail.com Noglu is available for private events. Find Noglu on Twitter and Facebook Noglu, 1266 Madison Avenue Manhattan For complete press release and menu, please click on the link below:  

24 French exhibitors at the Photonics West tradeshow in San Francisco

Nathalie Marchal - 25-janv.-2016 22:38:37

  Organised by Business France in partnership with the CNOP (National Committee for Optics and Photonics), the French Pavilion at the Photonics West tradeshow in February 2016 will gather 24 exhibitors. Among them, there will be French competitiveness clusters who are CNOP members: Bordeaux Route des Lasers and Optitec, which represent genuine exchange platforms, as well as the Bretagne International agency, which groups several businesses in its area. Located in the Moscone Center South Hall, in booths 1123 and 1223, the French Pavilion will extend over a 1600 sq feet surface area. The French optic and photonics represents about a thousand companies and 50,000 direct jobs, a turnover of €10,45b, 300 laboratories and 13,000 researchers (Source: AFOP). As for business sectors, while it is still positioned on the defence market, it is making increasing inroads into sectors such as security, aeronautics, automotive, space, health, telecommunications, instrumentation and industrial processes. 90% of French industrialists export their production. Those exports represent about 50% of the business channel’s overall turnover. Research conducted in France covers a wide range of fields: fundamental physics, astrophysics, micro and nanotechnology, light/matter interaction and materials, thereby taking part in the progress of other disciplines. All French research agencies are presently involved in ambitious projects: the large telescopes of the future, satellites to observe the workings of the universe, extreme lasers, and they are associated with the instrumentation needed in such undertakings as the ITER, VIRGO and LHC projects. Beyond the exceptional advances they are expected to trigger, those projects are also significantly stimulating industrial activity around optics photonics. Furthermore, they are playing a role in creating a strong synergy between research laboratories and industry, a synergy which is essential to a dynamic business environment and which has brought about a strong showing of French projects within the framework of European calls for tender. Innovative in the field of optics and photonics, French companies exhibiting in San Francisco will be unveiling their latest products at the tradeshow. The catalogue of exhibitors is available on request. Contact: Business France Nathalie Marchal, Electronic & Digital Project Coordinator Nathalie.marchal@businessfrance.fr  

Save the Date - World Nuclear Exhibition 2016

PRESS RELEASE - 11-déc.-2015 18:54:31

Save the date World Nuclear Exhibition moves to the summer 28 th to 30 th June 2016 at Paris Le Bourget – Hall 2B Following on from its successful launch, the World Nuclear Exhibition (WNE) will be held for the second time from 28 th to 30 th June 2016 at Paris Le Bourget, hall 2B. Larger and more international, it will occupy 50% more space and is expected to attract over 10,000 visitors from all around the world.   Highly international and business oriented, this biennial event covers the entire civil nuclear industry and will enable all those involved to present their know-how, to discuss experiences and best practices, to forge partnerships, to find new suppliers and to build their exports. “The civil nuclear industry in the global energy mix” is the theme of the second WNE . Extending the operating lives and maintaining existing power plants, new projects and future technologies, the fuel cycle, finance, skills and training… These are the key themes that will be addressed during the various events and high points that will take place during WNE 2016: the Awards Ceremony, panel discussions, exhibitor workshops followed by networking sessions, business meetings, side events for professionals and visits to industrial sites. New in 2016… Innovation and technologies at the heart of the event The nuclear industry is a high tech industry in which research and innovation play major roles. Being held for the second time, WNE will shine the spotlight on the companies that ensure the industry’s excellence by organizing a wide ranging support programme: Innovation Planet, dedicated to young, innovative companies from all over the world. An innovation competition, culminating in an awards ceremony , Meet the Experts, informal discussions with technical experts. Focus on training requirements and employment   Modelled on the 2014 “Business opportunities”, sessions will be offered to countries with specific training needs. Given that the industry requires highly qualified employees, it is not always easy for countries that are new entrants to nuclear power to ensure that they have the right human resources. The Training Planet and the Recruitment Village  are designed to respond to these needs. For complete information, please download the word document below:

Meet the French Delegation at RSNA 2015

Leslie WESTFALL - 04-nov.-2015 23:13:56

  The 12 companies of the French Pavilion are gearing up to exhibit at the center of a 650+ exhibitors show expected to welcome 29,000 healthcare professionals from 131 countries. Once again, our delegation will present French cutting edge technologies in the radiology industry at McCormick Place in Chicago. Read more about our companies’ technologies below and how these companies can impact the radiology and medical industry. Don’t forget to stop by their respective booths to meet the people behind the technology!  Fogale Nanotechnologie ( http://www.fogale.fr/pages/index.php ) Booth #2652 Fogale is a reference in the field of high accuracy dimensional metrology based upon optical, capacitive, inductive and ultrasound technologies. Anti-collision and location system increases patient safety and surgery efficiency. The concept is based on high performance sensors and allows real-time, non-contact 3D Detection, location and imaging of the patient. Global Imaging ( http://www.global-imaging.net/ ) Booth #3052 Global Imaging On Line is a French leader in healthcare information systems dedicated to diagnostic imaging. We provide integrated turnkey solutions including RIS, PACS, diagnostics workstations, teleradiology, and oncology follow-up.Since it’s very beginning Global Imaging On Line followed the vision of empowering healthcare through web-based technologies. Our goal is to improve healthcare and maximize patient benefit through the innovative use of technology.The company designs, develops, distributes, delivers and supports web-based software solutions for image and information management. Among its large customer base are radiology practices, multi-site radiology groups, private clinics and public hospitals alike. Median ( http://www.mediantechnologies.com/ ) Booth #2752 MEDIAN Technologies develops advanced medical imaging software solutions and provides imaging services for screening, diagnosing and monitoring cancer patients in both routine clinical practice and clinical trials. MEDIAN Lesion Management Solutions -LMS – is a comprehensive portfolio of clinical applications for the quantification, management and follow-up of cancerous or other suspicious lesions diagnosed in medical images. LMS enables to quantify response to therapy in oncology imaging. Medsquare ( http://www.medsquare.com/en/ ) Booth #2952 Medsquare is a French company based in Paris. We develop innovative solutions for medical imaging environment. Our solutions (burning, printing, archiving, secured web image distribution through the internet,etc.) are used in more than 450 university hospitals and private clinics in France and more than 2000 around the world. We are a key partner of the world’s leading radiology equipment manufacturers. These manufacturers offer our peripheral devices and software to their customers bundled with the sale of their DICOM modalities (CT, MR, XA, etc. With our patient dose management system, Radiation Dose Monitor (RDM), Medsquare is also a leading player in the DACS (Dose Archiving and Communication System) market. RDM enables healthcare institutions to collect, control and analyze radiation doses delivered to patients during medical imaging exams. It helps improve practices and optimize doses. Nicesoft ( http://www.nicesoft.fr/fr/ ) Booth #2553 Since 1998, NICESOFT has been developing innovative and creative solutions for Medical Imaging professionals, combining cloud computing technology and a high specialization in Nuclear Medicine. The complementary and fully-integrated range of products is composed entirely of zero footprint web-based solutions: - Venus RIS is a Radiology Information System with specific Nuclear Medicine modules (hot lab management). It also includes online appointments registration for patients. - Venus Explorer is a DICOM viewer with all standard processing and visualization features. - Venus Archive is a PACS. Store all your medical data and access it from anywhere. - Venus Share is a web portal that enables referring physicians and/or patients to access their medical records through a secured HTTPS connection. Oscadi ( http://www.oscadi.com/ ) Booth #2753 OSCADI is proud to present you his iPad connected ultrasound: Oscult - The ultimate diagnosis tool. OSCULT is a handheld ultrasound imaging device interfaced with the Apple iPad. Its smart design, intuitive interface and exclusive new features will definitely change health professionals everyday diagnosis. The lightness and convenience of OSCULT allow you to use it wherever, in medical or non-medical environment. OSCULT delivers real time images that you are able to easily and quickly share and comment with your colleagues all around the world. With OSCULT, you are always connected and you can at any time collaborate with specialist that will help your diagnosis. The network capabilities of OSCULT, allow you to securely save your images and patient data on the cloud. Schiller Médical ( http://www.schiller.fr/ ) Booth #2953 Suisse Family owned Company, expert in cardiopulmonary diagnosis systems and rescue devices leading company in the MRI patient monitoring since 1980. Softway Médical ( http://www.softwaymedical.fr/ ) Booth #2853 Softway Medical is a French private-held company. It delivers a field-proven software along with tailored services to help care providers improve Quality of care and Patient safety. Today, 1 200 radiology practices and 550 French private and public hospitals run their administrative and clinical strategic processes on our software platforms. Most of them are hosted on our private cloud. Sonoscanner ( http://www.sonoscanner.fr/en/ ) Booth #2852 Sonoscanner presents its new ultrasound scanner series: Orcheo. From the portable Orcheo Lite to the high end Orcheo Xp, it will offer the state-of-the-art performance in all ultrasound modes. All digital,Windows environment, special 3D processing and 4D capability are some of the features of this platform. Epidemio 3D / Statlife ( http://www.epidemio3d.com/ ) Booth #3053 Statlife was founded in 2004 as a spin-off from the University Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris, France). The head office is located in the Gustave Roussy labs (Villejuif-Paris, France) and a subsidiary has been created in US (Epidemio 3D). The company mission is to develop software tools involving medical imaging markers to predict individual risks to prevent life-threatening diseases. The first product developed by Statlife is focusing on breast cancer risk assessment. Theraclion ( http://www.theraclion.fr/ ) Booth #2653 Theraclion is a French company specializing in high-tech medical equipment using therapeutic ultrasound. Drawing on leading-edge technologies, Theraclion has designed and manufactured an innovative solution for echotherapy, the Echopulse®, allowing non-invasive tumor treatment through ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound. Theraclion is ISO 13485 certified and has received the CE mark for non-invasive ablation of breast fibroadenomas and thyroid nodules. Based in Malakoff, near Paris, France Theraclion has brought together a team of 30 people, 53 percent of whom are dedicated to R&D and clinical trials. Toutenkamion ( http://www.toutenkamion.com/Home.html ) Booth #2552 toutenkamion is a specialized coachbuilder supplying a wide range of customers active in a variety of fields. It specializes in creation of units for medical support, mobile medical units on light or heavy trucks, trailers or semi-trailers for blood donation, digital mammography, audiology, ophthalmology, surgery, dentistry, polyclinics, dispensaries… Each mobile unit, with or without extension, is designed specifically. Design, manufacturing and interior layout are entirely and exclusively carried out in toutenkamion workshops. The company has delivered highly complex units to over thirty countries, mostly in Europe, Asia, Africa and Far East.  

A Big Leap in Corneal Grafts for the EUROBIO Firm

PRESS - 01-oct.-2015 00:11:31

European market leader in the corneal graft preservative media, the Eurobio firm received marketing authorization in the US for its product CorneaCold™. Paris, September 1st 2015. Eurobio received the FDA authorization (510k) for its corneal graft cold storage medium, CorneaCold™. EUROBIO is a dynamic and innovative firm and the current leader in the European market. The range of its products includes organ culture preservative media for corneal storage at 31°C, which is widely used in Europe. In September 2012, EUROBIO received the European marketing authorization and commercialized Cornea Cold™, a medium for corneal storage at 4°C. “This medium is very innovative and comes from our Research & Development service. It distinguishes itself from the existing media due to a better conservation of the corneal tissue over time, and showed better results regarding quality of the preserved tissues”, says Denis Fortier, CEO of EUROBIO. The American market is very important and its number of available tissues is by far the biggest in the world. “Obtaining this agreement offers great perspectives for strategic and economic development. Our Cornea™ range is extending and we are about to widen it with a brand new complementary concept, the i-Glide™: a truly innovating system for transportation and conservation of DSAEK grafts” adds Denis Fortier. Thanks to its strong experience and reputation in Europe, Eurobio received the key approval and establishes its presence in the US with the support of Business France and BPI France. For more than 50 years Eurobio has been developing and distributing products for Laboratories and Research Diagnostic taking into accounts the evolution of science and technology. The specialized nature of these products demonstrates Eurobio’s commitment to delivering high-quality products, services and support. EUROBIO has 3 business units: - EUROBIO Life Sciences that specializes in molecular biology and cellular culture - EUROBIO Diagnostic In Vitro for biomarkers and screening tests - EUROBIO PTA CE-DM for the conservation and transportation of corneas  

MedStartUp Delegation 2015 Spotlight: C..TEXDEV

C..TEXDEV - 29-sept.-2015 23:17:59

C..TEXDEV, Communication Solutions for People with Language Disorders Founded in 2012 by Frederic GUIBET in Normandy, C..TEXDEV is a French start-up, specializing in the design and development of communication applications. Frederic, the father of a little girl with autism, quickly realized that a tablet for his daughter was like a wheelchair for a person affected by a motor impairment. For this reason, he launched an innovative communication solutions for people with language disorders. Today, nearly 8% of the population of all ages is affected by this kind of disorder, which causes disability in the field of communication, social interaction, which all leads to lack of independence. Today, C..TEXDEV offers five applications for the well-being of people with language disorders CommunicoTool Essential : Encourages the expression of children with an easy and innovative exchange too. CommunicoTool Children : Improves the lives of children through an application composed of a communication interface and schedule. CommunicoTool Adults : Guides adults in their quest of expression through a communication application. CommunicoTool Pro : Supports health professionals during their sessions with patients thanks to a working tool which promotes exchange and learning. Doloris : Helps professionals and individuals locate and assess the degree of pain. To learn more about CommunicoTool, please click on the link below. Follow C..TEXDEV on twitter @CommunicoTool and on facebook.com/CommunicoTool   To learn more about the Medstartup program: http://medstartup.galienfoundation.org/index.php

MedStartUp Delegation 2015 Spotlight: DietSensor

PRESS - 28-sept.-2015 17:57:19

Pioneer in automatic nutrient tracking, DietSensor brings a new level of simplicity and accuracy to diet trackers for people overweight or with food-related chronicle diseases. It analyses the food with a click of a button using a micro scale and SCIO, the first molecular sensor that fits in a hand.   The Problems A good nutritional monitoring is essential in prevention and management of food-related chronicle diseases (Type 1 and 2 Diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, dyslipidemia, overweight and obesity). Overweight and obesity is the first non viral epidemic with 1,4 billion people worldwide.In 2014, diabetes caused $550 billion in health expenditure worldwide, 5 million premature death and 1 amputation every 30 seconds. This diabetes epidemic will grow by 55% by 2035, affecting 600 million people. The only digital solutions today in foodintake tracking are declarative journaling apps. 40 million american adults used them last year whereas 60% say that they try to track their diet. It seems that the majority of potential users is still waiting for a convenient way to track food. The Solution DietSensor is the easiest and most accurate nutrient and calorie counter on the market, thanks to its automatic food logging capabilities with connected sensors. It embeds all classical functions of state of the art manual diet tracking apps, and adds two revolutionary options, in order to offer an outstanding customer experience to its users: a micro connected scale and a molecular sensor that fits in the palm of its hand. With these sensors, food logging becomes a lot more simple and accurate than manual entries from lookup tables. The user just drops the food on its plate, press a button to illuminate (scan) it and the food is automatically logged into its meal, with the accurate weight and nutritional values that do not come from a standard list. DietSensor will collect 170+ fitness and health sensors and apps datas (calories burnt, sleep) to intelligently track exercise activity and automatically adjust goal recommendations. Clients Our first goal will be to help overweighed people monitoring their food intake to reach their fitness and diet goals (575 million in 12 western countries). Our second goal will be to enter the e-health market and help people with type 2 diabetes (350 millions worldwide) and type 1 diabetes (38 millions worldwide). Proposition By simplifying nutrients (carbs, fat and protein) and calorie counting in food and beverage, DietSensors mission is to empower and inspire people to eat and live healthier and to help them achieve their fitness goals. To fulfill this mission, DietSensor adds nutritional advice features before meal, during meal and after meal. Less effort and more feedback will set DietSensor value appart from its competitors! Partners   SCIO: we are strategic development partners of Consumer Physic. This is our differentiator Fatsecret: the 40 million users food database is embedded in our app as an alternative to SCIO, when necessary; this brings Fact. to the level of our best competitors Undisclosed industrial : for the first pocket Bluetooth scale Astek : for the IT development We will sell and support customers online with a community based business model, to foster P2P coaching and discussions, do customer acquisition and even shape the solution: “the food tracker run by you”. Other revenues could come from third party’s usage of our technology.   For the complete document, please click the link below:   To learn more about the Medstartup program: http://medstartup.galienfoundation.org/index.php

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