Jean-Pierre Berthet

Biography

Jean-Pierre Berthet is Director of the Center for digital Education in Sciences Po Paris.

He is also expert in digital pedagogy for the French Ministry for Higher Education, Research and Innovation, and co-founder of the Learning Lab Network, which gathers more than a hundred innovative spaces inside higher and secondary educational institutions.

Between 2012 and 2018 he was Chief Digital Officer at Ecole Centrale de Lyon and Director of the LearningLab founded with EMLyon Business School. Between 2001 and 2012 he was Chief Information Officer and Associated Professor at Ecole Centrale de Lyon, after having worked for more than 15 years in distance learning and EdTech for vocational training.

He was member of the Expert Advisory Board for the Horizon "Europe: 2014 Schools Edition" report, produced for the European Commission, and the Horizon reports for Higher Education 2017 & 2018 published by the New Media Consortium and Educause.