Patrick has more than 20 years of international experience (USA, Japan, India, China, and France) as Head of Innovation for Large Companies, Public Organizations and Start-Ups worldwide with core business in Telecoms & Digital fields. Patrick has written 4 books and more than 200 papers. He owns 70 USPTO patents and 3 international standards. He is currently involved in frugal, scalable and sustainable Tech to tackle XXIst century challenges (Crisis, aging population, social inclusion, people empowerment, resource depletion & climate change). Patrick graduated from École Normale Supérieure, France (MS in Physics & PhD in Statistics) and MIT-USA (Post-Doc in Statistics). He is currently Head of Innovation at IMT (French MIT).