Speaker Details


Pr. Jean Pierre Philippe

Professor at University of La Reunion and Advisor of the President of the Regional Council of La Reunion for innovation and climate change issues, University of La Reunion and Regional Council of La Réunion

Jean Pierre is professor in economics and international business at Saint-Denis University Business School (IAE). Innovation addict & passionate by shaping the future, his courses mainly focus on innovation and competitiveness. He is particularly committed in studying the process through which territories embrace dynamics allowing to settle smart specialization strategies and to reduce vulnerability of the organizations and economies facing the challenges of climate change and digital transformation. He has been involved in several master plans building by firms and public organizations in several islands. Pr. P. JEAN-PIERRE is also the chairman of “Innovons La Reunion”, the Regional Committee of innovation and is Advisor of the President of the Regional Council, D. Robert, for the economic strategy, innovation and digital issues and for the actions against climate change.