Speaker

 

Dr. Sebastien Goulard
Dr. Sebastien
Goulard
Consultant and Manager
Cooperans

Dr. Sebastien Goulard is the director of Cooperans, a French public affairs consultancy specialized in Belt and Road Initiative projects. Cooperans offers innovative solutions to deepen relations between European and Chinese stakeholders.

Sebastien is also the coordinator of the OBOReurope platform that aims at promoting the new silk roads in Europe.

During his doctoral studies at EHESS, Paris, Sebastien had been involved in several European research programmes in EU-China cooperation for sustainable urbanisation and innovation.

Sebastien has a degree in international politics (ESE, Nottingham Trent University), a master in international relations (IRIS) and a master in social sciences (EHESS).

Sebastien regularly publishes articles in several peer-reviewed journals and media.