..."HEC Paris and the Bouygues industrial group jointly launched the “Smart City and the Common Good” Chair. It will be headed by Professor Bertrand Quélin until 2023. In his October 12 online Masterclass, the seasoned academic shared his hopes for a Chair which combines research, teaching and employment opportunities. Quélin underlined its catalytic qualities, which aim to build a sustainable and inclusive urban society for the future.
"This is not just about technology.” With these words, Bertrand Quélin summed up the pluri-disciplinary nature of the Chair’s approach to a “people-focused vision” of tomorrow’s smart city.