Bruno Lanvin


How this crisis has impacted assessing levels of innovation and competitiveness

Prof. Bruno Lanvin from INSEAD is a thought leader, author and entrepreneur whose work on Global Talent Competitiveness (GTC) and Innovation (GII) have inspired the world. During the conference, he will discuss how this crisis has impacted on assessing levels of innovation and competitiveness. Some criteria gained weight, others lost. 


Bruno Lanvin is the Executive Director for Global Indices at INSEAD. Between 2007 and 2012, he served as the Executive Director of INSEAD’s eLab, managing INSEAD’s teams in Paris, Singapore and Abu Dhabi. In 2013, he created and launched the first edition of the Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI), and is still the co-editor of this annual report. 

Bruno has over 20 years of experience working with the United Nations, including as the Senior Adviser of the World Bank for E-strategies and as the Regional Coordinator of Europe and Central Asia for ICT and e-government issues. 

He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Physics from the University of Valenciennes, France, a Masters of Business Administration from Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) in Paris, France, a PhD in Economics from the University of Paris I (La Sorbonne) in France, and is an alumnus of INSEAD (IDP-C).