Jean Christophe VICTOR

Jean-Christophe Victor

President - Lepac

Jean Christophe Victor, born in Paris, is a political scientist focusing on international relations. He earned a Master in Chinese language, a PHD in anthropology in the “French Man Museum”, and a PHD in Defense and Strategy from Sorbonne University. He was posted as a diplomat in Afghanistan, worked as policy adviser in Nato- Bruxelles, and for the Policy Planning Office at the French Ministry of foreign affairs.

He is the founder and the director of LEPAC* - Center for Political Studies and Cartographic Analysis- private French think tank training international managers of corporate sector as Veolia, Vinci, Areva, British Petroleum, Cartier, Thalès, Safran, L’Oréal ; as well as public sector as cities municipalities or European Union in Bruxelles.

Jc Victor teaches geopolitics in France and in several foreign universities. His most recent books on geopolitics are : “Towards a newAntarctica Treaty” 2007 , Paris ; “Atlas of a changing world” 2008, Paris, Berlin, Seoul, Tokyo, Taipei; “Political atlas for the Teenagers”2010, Paris; “ Geopolitical routes”, Paris, Pékin; “ One eye on the world”, Robert Laffont, Paris, Seoul, Tokyo, Taipei 2014.

He is the author of a weekly program on European channel ARTE and French world channel TV 5, dealing about geopolitics: “ Beneath the maps”.

INTRODUCTORY SPEECH

Setting the coming geopolitical landscape