Observatory of Science and Technology (OST), France
Dominique Guellec is Scientific Advisor to the Observatory of Science and Technology. He is leading research using natural language processing (NLP) applied to patents and scientific publications to better understand the dynamics of technology. NLP allows to exploit information of the actual content of inventions, hence to map technology fields, to trace the genesis and impact of inventions, assess how disruptive they are etc. NLP makes use of core AI techniques. Dominique is former head of the science and technology policy division at OECD.