Insurance: How to make data, AI and ethics a winning trio?

If you were unable to attend our last webinar with Matthieu Olivier, Strategy Director at Saagie and Magali Noé, Chief Digital Officer specializing in the insurance & Actuarial sector, here is what to remember. “Long before the appearance of GAFA, insurers collected and manipulated a great deal of data, in particular data related to claims, […]

Data to the rescue of sustainable development, feedback from Saint-Gobain

We are delighted to chat with Benoît Lepetit, Head of Data at Saint-Gobain since 2019, to talk about the company’s digital transition and how data contributes to sustainable development. When was the Saint Gobain data team created? For what reasons? And how is this pole organized today? First of all, to recontextualize, Saint Gobain is […]

How JCDecaux has made data a major asset for cities in France and elsewhere!

This week, let’s talk about smart cities with François-Xavier Pierrel, Group CDO of JCDecaux! Yes, JCDecaux, leader in display advertising since 1964, located in more than 80 countries, also has a say in the digital transformation of cities. Could you explain your mission at JCDecaux? After a stint at Renault and Facebook, I joined JCDecaux […]

What is Open Data?

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Open data refers to the practice of provision of public digital data. The data is accessible online and one can freely consult, share, and reuse these data (statistics, measures, maps, opening times). The Genesis of Open Data According to the Sunlight Foundation, American Association in favor of transparency and the provision of data for the […]

What is a Smart City?

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A year has passed since our first article about smart cities. Last year, 50% of the world’s population lived in cities, now it is 55%. This number should increase to 70% by 2050. Cities will keep growing and changing to face new issues : environment, power management… Cars do not fly yet but things are already […]