Who is Selma Toprak?

Selma Toprak

Cultural Attaché - Consulate General of France in Toronto

Selma Toprak runs cultural services at the French Consulate in Toronto. She is in charge of developing cultural, academic and educational relations between France and the two provinces of Ontario and Manitoba, under the general supervision of the cultural department of the Embassy of France in Canada. Selma Toprak manages actions of cultural and artistic cooperation in Ontario et Manitoba in the fields of cinema and new media, visual arts, books and debate.

She has a strong background in international relations, culture and public affairs. Graduated from the Bordeaux Institute of Political Studies and the University Pierre Mendes-France in Grenoble, she was previously general secretary of the French Cultural Center of Iasi in Romania, sector expert at the Embassy of France in Bucharest and in France General Secretary at Tram, a Contemporary Art Network for the Greater Paris.