Solar Impulse: the impossible world tour with Bertrand Piccard (March 14, Kino 35)
During the Francophonie Days, in collaboration with the Swiss Embassy, the Institut Français in Prague welcomes Bertrand Piccard, famous Swiss psychiatrist, explorer and environmentalist, on Monday March 14, in Kino 35. Recognized worldwide as the co-creator and co-pilot of the „Solar Impulse„, the solar-energy-using plane, he completed the first world tour aboard a plane that uses no fuel and produces no polluting emissions, during the flight!
From 2:30 pm to 4 pm, the documentary „Solar Impulse: the impossible world tour“, which traces the history of the solar plane, from its conception to its first world tour, will be screened, in French with English subtitles.
From 4 pm to 5 pm, Bertrand Piccard will present his latest book Realistes: Soyons logiques, autant qu’écologiques and will answer questions from the public, followed by a signing session until 5.30 pm. Mr. Piccard’s intervention will be translated into Czech.
Free entrance. To participate, please register here: https://www.ifp.cz/cz/homepage/event2099-bertrand-piccard-dobrodruzstvi-solar-impulse#/