Dr. Jean-Eric Aubert

Position: Expert, Former Program Manager at The World Bank and Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), WISE Haiti Task Force
Country: France
International expert in innovation policies and in development strategies, Jean-Eric Aubert has worked for 10 years (2000-2009) at the World Bank Institute, promoting knowledge economy work. Prior to joining the World Bank, Jean-Eric Aubert worked at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (1973-2000), where he was in charge of science and innovation policy reviews and outlooks. He has also intervened as high-level expert for UN agencies, and African and Mediterranean organizations. Throughout his career, Jean-Eric Aubert has operated as policy evaluator and advisor in more than 40 countries of all development levels. He is the author or director of some 50 international publications and books. He is Founder and ¨President of the SIGN Institute, a global network to promote innovation in societies and culture. A French national, Jean-Eric Aubert holds post-graduate diplomas in economics and in applied mathematics from Paris universities.