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Thursday 27th of April 2017 at 17:00

Solar Impulse: une exploration pour changer le monde

26th of April 2017 - 14h30

With the psychiatrist and explorer Dr. Bertrand Piccard: initiator and pilot of the first Round-The-World solar flight

Bertrand Piccard is the initiator and visionary behind Solar Impulse, the very first airplane capable of flying perpetually without fuel. It is in his DNA to go beyond the obvious and achieve the impossible, as he did with his two round-the-world flights, recently in a solar-powered airplane, and before that non-stop in a balloon. By initiating the Solar Impulse project, his ambition has been to leverage a pioneering spirit for a useful contribution to the cause of renewable energies and clean technologies. With his dual identities as medical doctor and explorer, Bertrand has become an influential voice heard among the most distinguished institutions across the globe as a forward-thinking leader for progress and sustainability.
 
Dr. Bertrand Piccard will present his project Solar Impulse, and dedication to changing the world through greater recourse to clean technologies.
 
Parents Promoting Pedagogy

Thursday 6 April at 6pm

With guest speakers Marwan Naja, Kelly Garamone and Eric Giorgi

On the 6th of April from 18h00 to 19h30, the Centre des arts will be hosting Ecolint’s second edition of Parents Promoting Pedagogy. 

Music School LGB Concert

28th to 30th of March 2017

Solo performances, advanced students performances, LGB Jazz Rock Ensemble, Community Chorus

The La Grande Boissière Music School is proud to announce its new concert dates at the Centre des arts on 28, 29 and 30 March. Solo students as well as music ensembles will perform a variety of music, to the delight of their audiences. Julio d’Santiago’s Jazz/Rock band, with its eclectic mix of electric guitar, bass, drums, saxophone and piano, will showcase their latest compositions, while Elifia Hunyadi’s Community Chorus, featuring Ecolint students, teachers, parents as well as wider Geneva members, will enchant listeners with works by Power, Vivaldi, Piazzola and Brubeck.