may 2017
Business Delegation from Brittany, France
May 18-19 | 
       Contact Christophe for details, 337-291-5474; 
“View of Le Cannet”— Pierre Bonnard Exhibit
May 26 – Aug. 12 | Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum. An exhibition of works by the French Post-Impressionist painter and printmaker who spent the final years of his life in Lafayette’s sister city of Le Cannet, France. Works are from the permanent collection of the Musée Bonnard, Le Cannet.
Campeche, Mexico delegation
May 30 | visiting Lafayette for company visits and networking. Networking event at 6 PM at the Fairfield Inn, 1606 W. Pinhook Road, Lafayette
      Contact Vanessa for details, 337-291-5474,  
june 2017
Global Petroleum Show                                                       Calgary show
June 13-15 | Stampede Park, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
       Contact Vanessa for details, 337-291-5474,
Vertech City International summer school on sustainable cities
June 19-28 |  Victoriaville, Québec, Canada | learn about renewable and green energy ideas
       Contact Christophe for details, 337-291-5474; ,
       or visit
“Building a Sustainable Competitive Advantage in International Markets—Standards in Trade” – luncheon seminar with Everett Wakai from the US Commercial Service
June 27 |  location and cost TBD
      Contact Roxsan for details, 337-291-5474,
july 2017
Reseau Québec French-Speaking City Network conference
July 17-19 | Québec City, Québec, Canada | The Francophone city network co-sponsored by the cities of Lafayette, Moncton and Québec will gather in Québec City on July 17-19, 2017, to develop tourist trails in North America.
       Contact Philippe for details, 337-291-5474; 
august 2017
UL International Student Welcome
Aug. 14 |  4:30 PM | Lafayette City Hall
       Contact Christophe for details, 337-291-5474;