Applying big data : Muriel Touaty organizes yearly symposium of Technion France, Maison de la Chimie, december 14th 2015

The yearly Conference of Technion France last December (over 800 participants) and delegation at the Technion in Israel (more than 60 people gathered ) on big data, organized by Muriel Touaty general manager of Technion France, had a huge success. In the extension of this theme, Muriel Touaty organizes the yearly conference of the Technion France at La Maison de la Chimie, December 14th, 2015 on “Applying big data” applications of big data: e-health, connected objects, media online, personalized education ..

Big data is not an abstraction, applications are becoming more numerous (health, environment, smart cities, marketing …) and companies find there a precious tool to improve their profitability. Individuals will also enjoy its many applications, as more and more smartphone app offering services that rely on big data.

Registration: 0140701328 – Muriel Touaty –

Inscriptions au colloque :

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Left. Muriel Touaty, DG of Technion France, pictures E. Lichfteld

08:45 – 9:00: Introduction by: Mr. Thierry Mandon, Secretary of State for Higher Education and Research

09:00 – 11:00: Session 1: A new era for medical tools and practices

Chairman: Jacques Marceau – Aromates, President

Francois Nicolas Vice President, Diabetes Integrated Care, Sanofi

Avi Schroeder – TECHNION, Assistant professor, Head of the Laboratory for Personalized Medicine Technologies

Patrick Johnson – Dassault Systèmes, Vice-president ‘Science & Corporate Research’

Vincent Poher – AVALUN, President

Patrick Bensabat – Business & Decision, CEO

Medhi Gmar – CEA, Head of Department

Christian Roux –Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Saint Etienne, Senior Vice President for Research and Innovation


11:00 – 11:15: Speech of Mr. Pierre Gattaz, President of the MEDEF, (Movement of the Enterprises of France)

11:15 – 13:00: Session 2: Internet of Things and Smart Technologies

Chairman: Jean-luc Beylat – Alcatel Lucent. Systematic pole, Paris-Region, President

Sébastien Remy – AIRBUS Group, Director of the Research Center ‘Innovations Works’

Christian Buchel – ERDF, Director of management support and energy experts relations

Ghislaine Doukhan – SAFRAN ANALYTICS, Director

Thomas Serval – KOLIBREE, President

Michel Benard – GOOGLE, University Relations manager

Talel Abdessalem – Telecom ParisTech, Professor of Computer Science

Alfred M. Bruckstein – TECHNION, Computer Science Dept, Professor, The Technion Ollendorff Chair in Science –

Yoram Rozen – Technion, Faculty of Physics, Associate Professor

13:00 – 14:00: Private Lunch with speakers

14:15 – 16:00: Session 3: Digital and Connecting Media

Chairman: Dominique Delport – HAVAS MEDIA, President

GREAT WITNESS :Jacques Séguéla – HAVAS group, Special counselor of the President

Luc Bretones – ORANGE, EVP Technocenter & Orange Valley

Olivier Abecassis – eTF1/WAT, Chief Operating Officer

Bruno Patino – FRANCE 2, Digital and programs Director

Adam Shwartz – TECHNION, Professor, Director of the Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute

Sébastien Heymann – Linkurious, President

Julien Laugel – MFG Labs, Data Scientist –

16:00 – 16:30: Coffee Break

16:30 – 18:15: Session 4: Personalized Education and Social and Humanitarian actions at the service of society

Chairman: Jean-Edouard André– Sciences Po, Professor

Yves Caseau – TIC Committee of the Academy of Technologies, President

Miri Barak – TECHNION, Assistant professor, Head of the Science and Learning Technologies (SLT)

Christian Bréchot – PASTEUR, General Manager

Pierre Victoria – VEOLIA, Director of Sustainable Development

Edith Cresson – Schools of Second Chance Foundation, Chairwoman

Jean Deydier – EMMAUS Connect, Director

Kwame Yamgnane – ECOLE 42, Deputy General Director

18:15: Conclusion by Mr. Henri Verdier, Director of Etalab and France’s State Chief Data Officer

19:30: Cocktail buffet, with an introduction by Mrs. Axelle Lemaire, Secretary State for Digital. TechLab, Honor Certificate Ceremony (for M. Yannick Bollore from HAVAS Group and Dr. Emmanuel CANET, SERVIER)

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