Scientific Board

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Exclusively composed of university professors, renowned experts in distinct but complementary fields, the Scientific Board contributes and enlightens the topics of The Forum d’Avignon. It makes the link between the studies, working groups and the University Research. This complementarity of points of views and approaches, at the heart of the Forum d’Avignon’s objectives, allows to build strong and documented proposals. Indeed, the members help the think tank in its research, consolidates the theoretical and analytical framework of its works, its studies and its International Meetings. 

David Throsby

Chairman of the Scientific Board, Professor, Macquarie University.

 

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Christian de Boissieu

 Economist, professor at Paris-I

 

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Arjun Appadurai

Anthropologist of globalization, Goddard Professor of Media, Culture and Communication, New York University.

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Elie Barnavi

Historian and Scientific Director of the Museum of Europe.


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Françoise Benhamou

University professor member of the Cercle des Economistes.

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Elie Cohen

Research Director at France's National Scientific Research Center (CNRS).

 

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Emmanuel Ethis

President of Université d’Avignon et des Pays de Vaucluse, Vice-President of the High council of artistic and cultural education

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Bernd Fesel

Senior Adviser ECCE, organizer of the Forum d’Avignon-Ruhr (Germany), President of European Creative Business Network (Rotterdam)

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Amit Khanna

Former CEO of Reliance Entertainment.


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Thomas Paris

Researcher at the CNRS, HEC and Ecole Polytechnique.


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Pierre Sellal

France's Permanent Representative to the European Union

 

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Celestino Spada

Professor and vice Director and Chief Editor, Economia della cultura.

 

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Ezra Suleiman

Professor of political  science, Princeton University.

 

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Kjetil Tredal Thorsen

Architect, Snøhetta AS.


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