Heritiana Ranaivoson

Dr. Heritiana Ranaivoson
Senior Researcher
Heritiana Ranaivoson is Senior Researcher and Project Leader at iMinds-SMIT, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium) since 2010. He has led several projects at international, national and local levels, funded by public (e.g. European Commission, Unesco) or private (e.g. Google) organizations. Before joining iMinds, he was associate researcher at Cerna, the Centre for Industrial Economics at Mines ParisTech (2008-2010). He holds a MSc in Economics and Management from the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan (ENS Cachan) and a PhD in Industrial Economics from Université Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne. He currently takes part to projects including FIspace, SoLoMIDEM and BEMES.

His research and teaching fields include media innovation, cultural diversity, copyright, and the impact of ICT on the media and cultural industries.  He has  published papers in journals such as Innovation: Management, Policy & Practice; the Unesco Institute for Statistics Technical Paper; the ENCATC Journal of Cultural Management and Policy; Observatorio; Revue Française de Socio-Economie; Hermès and the Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues. He has been a visiting lecturer in the universities of Paris 1, Lyon 3, Senghor (Egypt), Paris 8, Science-Po Lille, Facultés Universitaires Saint-Louis (Belgium) and at Ina Sup. He was a member of the Unesco Expert Group on the Statistical measurement of the diversity of cultural expressions (2007-2011) and has been since 2008 member of the U40-Capacity Building Programme „Cultural Diversity 2030“. 

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