Speaker Bio & Abstract

Jacques Beltran Vice-President - Cities & Public Services
Dassault Systemes

BiographyAfter various positions in the public sector (French Institute of International relations, Office of the French Transport Minister, Council of Paris Region) and in the private sector (AIRBUS; ALSTOM), Jacques Beltran joined Dassault Systemes in 2019 as Vice President for Cities & Public Services. In this capacity he is responsible for the worldwide business development and solutions portfolio strategy of Dassault Systemes in this sector, aiming at accelerating the digital transformation of Cities and public administrations (local & national) by leveraging the power of Virtual Twins. He studied at Sciences Po Paris, at the military academy of Saint-Cyr, and at INSEAD Business School.AbstractThe power of Virtual Twins for Cities and Public Services transformation.Virtual Twins have the power to profoundly transform and optimize the way Cities and Public administrations operate. Leveraging available data to build virtual scientifically accurate representations of the real world, virtual twins go beyond GIS or 3D modeling of cities. They offer public officials and the entire ecosystem untapped opportunities to collaborate and optimize their collective efficiency to better serve citizens. From modeling to simulation and data-science experiences, supported by powerful collaboration solutions, Jacques Beltran will explain how Dassault Systemes anticipates the digital transformation of the public sector.