Chief digital & information officer at Grand Lyon
For centuries cities and more widely public actors have been tech-followers. But the time has changed!
Hervé Groléas joined Greater Lyon in 2005 (1.3 M residents). As a CIO he led the merge of the information system of two local governments. He raised the ICT to a public policy and moved the IT system department to the development department. He now develops the digital government and smart city through digital planning, data governance and the advent of a “digital living environment”.
For centuries cities and more widely public actors have been tech-followers. Indeed, in most cases the technology innovations have been emerging from the private sector, and the cities doubted first of their relevance before embarking on a late and timid adoption. But the time has changed! Towards a European Roadmap for MyData Hervé Groléas, CIO […]