The Design & Innovation in public sector Chair’s team

Scientific advisory board, supervisory team and partners of the chair

Backed by Harmonie Mutuelle and local authorities and institutions (Département de Loire-Atlantique, Nantes Métropole, regional prefect) the Design & Innovation in public sector Chair relies on a permanent team, the expertise of the Care Design Lab and a network of scientific and technical partners.


Gaël Guilloux, director of the Care Design Lab and scientific director of the chair

Scientific advisory board

External members:

Sofian Beldjerd, sociologist specialising in objects, Université de Poitiers
Doctor Jean-Achille Cozic, geriatrician – medical affairs advisor, Le Noble Âge Group
Julien Defait, Designer, La 27e Région
Pascal Dreyer, coordinator, Leroy Merlin Source,
Eve Gardien, lecturer in sociology, Université Rennes 2
Tiphaine Kazi-Tani, designer/researcher, Cité du Design Saint-Étienne
Christian Moinard, associate professor, Audencia business school
Max Mollon, doctoral student, SACRe PSL/EnsadLab and Telecom ParisTech/Codesign & Media Studies Lab
Stéphanie Pin, head of the Centre for Assessment and Expertise in Public Health, Lausanne Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (Switzerland)
Martine Royer, lecturer in design and social sciences, Université de Nîmes
Thomas Vallée, director of LEMNA, Université de Nantes
Yves Voglaire, service designer, www.designenjeu.eu

Internal members:

Marketa Fingerova, social, biological and historical anthropology (Masaryk University in Brno
and Charles University in Prague), doctoral student in co-design, AAU Joint research unit, CRENAU team at l’École Nationale d’Architecture Nantes and Care Design Lab
Gaël Guilloux, sustainable development engineer (Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Institute of Environmental
Engineering and Eco-development), product and service designer (Polytechnic University of Valencia, Ecole Nationale Supérieure of Industrial Design) and design researcher (Thesis, École Nationale Supérieure des Mines in Saint-Étienne and Polytechnic University of Valencia).
Jocelyne Le Boeuf, director of Research and Design Lab Development at L’École de design Nantes Atlantique

The chair calls on multidisciplinary teams as required: design professions (product, spatial, interaction, graphic), human sciences, technical and managerial skills.