H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco will welcome Mr François Hollande, President of the French Republic to the Principality on 14 November 2013.
The official visit of the President of the French Republic is evidence of the long-standing and strong bond of friendship between the two countries and follows the working visit by H.S.H. Prince Albert II to the Elysée on 7 December 2012.
The Heads of State will have a one-to-one meeting before the official lunch which will take place in the throne room of the Prince's Palace, thus highlighting the excellent relationship between the two countries.
During the day, the Sovereign Prince and the President of the French Republic will visit the workshops of the electric vehicle manufacturer "Venturi" and the offices of the Monaco Scientific Centre.
They will then attend the signing of five partnership agreements in the fields of scientific and environmental research at the Oceanographic Museum.
Finally, the two Heads of State will make a statement to the press.