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Luncheon with Jean-Louis Gergorin - Tuesday, April 23rd, 2024, 12:30 pm

  • 23 Apr 2024
  • 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Cercle de l'Union Interalliée


  • One couple member. Please add other spouse as a guest (at member rate).

is pleased to invite you to a luncheon with special guest 

Jean-Louis Gergorin

Cybersecurity-Expert, Strategist, Businessman,

Former Diplomat, Author, i.a.

He will speak to the Club (in English) on:

From cyber-security to digital warfare: Are we safe anywhere?

In today’s digital era, our lives are increasingly intertwined with technology. However, alongside the convenience it brings, we face a growing vulnerability to cyber threats.

Join us as our distinguished speaker, Jean-Louis Gergorin, an esteemed cybersecurity expert, shares valuable and thought-provoking insights on the critical issues confronting our interconnected world today - from everyday hacking to the complexities of digital, and in particular cyber & information warfare.

Listen in as Mr. Gergorin explores key themes such as the current state of cyber-security, the evolving landscape of cyber threats, and the emergence of digital warfare and its potential impacts on various aspects of our society—be it businesses, nations, or us as individuals.

Register now and be part of what promising to be an enlightening discussion on the pressing question: Are we safe in today’s digital age

Throughout his career, Mr. Gergorin has held various key positions in both the public and private sectors where he has solidified himself as a prominent figure, thought leader and innovator in the realm of digital defense. His work has encompassed areas such as threat analysis, risk management, and strategic planning.

A member of the Conseil d'Etat, Jean-Louis Gergorin co-founded and subsequently headed the Policy Planning Staff of the French Foreign Ministry. Later he joined the aerospace group Matra as Senior Vice President for Strategy, going on to play a pivotal role in triggering the formation of EADS, now Airbus Group.

Mr. Gergorin holds degrees from the prestigious École Polytechnique and École Nationale d’Administration and was also a research fellow at the RAND Corporation and the John F. Kennedy School of Government‎.

Today, Jean-Louis Gergorin is an independent consultant and in this capacity is Strategy Counsel of Ravel Technologies, a quantum resilient encryption and data analytics startup. 

Mr. Gergorin is one of the co-founders of the French American Foundation France and of the annual French American Cybersecurity Conference in Washington, D.C. Together with Renaud Girard, foreign columnist of Le Figaro, he teaches a course titled The Global Strategic Upheaval at SciencesPo Paris.

Jean-Louis Gergorin is the author of Cyber. La guerre permanente (Les Éditions du Cerf).

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2024

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Cercle de l'Union Interalliée

33, rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré

75008 Paris

Members: 80€

Non-Members: 95€ 

Register Now!

Registration deadline is Thursday, April 18th, 2024 at 12 pm CEST

Dress Code

Tenue de ville.

The Cercle de l’Union Interalliée requires men to wear jacket and tie. 

Jeans and sports shoes are not permitted.


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