Directrice Exécutive , ADEME
BACKGROUND / Professional and educational background:
Master of engineering.
Manager in charge of environment and sustainable development, in state administration and regional authorities.
ACHIEVEMENT / What does the project/initiative/startup/company you will be presenting at the Positive Economy Forum consist of?
Ademe is French state Agency for Environment and Energy Management. Its purpose is to conduct research and innovation programs, raise awareness of environmental issues, provide guidance to local authorities and businesses in energetic efficiency and renewable energies.
LOCATION / Where do you lead your project/company (city, region and country)?
France and international
IMPACT / How do you evaluate the economic, social, politic and environmental impact of your project / action?
ADEME aims to promote the energetic efficiency of existing buildings, reduce environmental impact, develop renewable energies. It also contributes to the development of standards for new buildings and manages calls for projects to promote innovation.
QUOTE / A sentence, quotation or a word that best describes you:
“Innovation in digital definitely needs social innovation”.