Dr.Francis holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Strasbourg. A HEC Montréal graduate in International Business, he has worked with several administrative bodies in Canada, France and the United States, in the fields of economic and cultural development. His dissertation focused on bureaucratic creativity within large international organizations. In France, he was editor-in-chief of La Gazette Cournot, a monthly publication focused on economic, political and social affairs. He has been the “creative community manager” of the MosaiC HEC Montréal platform for several years. He has also organized and managed the Fall School on Management of Creativity in Strasbourg.And writer, avid blogger and keynote speaker, Francis is the Editor in Chief of cllbr.com, an ambassador for the C2-MTL business conference and the Head of Content of Creative Mornings/Montréal.