04 Novembre 2023


Milipol Paris Conference Programme, featuring high level experts, will be dedicated to the security of the Olympics Games Paris 24

All Milipol Paris participants can attend the Conference Programme for free.
All conferences feature simultaneous translation.

Tuesday 14 November 

Inaugural conference

14:30 Opening of the conferences
Prefect Yann JOUNOT,
CEO of Civipol and President of Milipol Network

14:40 – 15:00 Keynote
Amélie OUDEA-CASTERA, French Minister of sports and the Olympic and Paralympic Games

15:00 – 15h30 Keynote
Prefect Michel CADOT,
Interministerial Delegate for the Olympic and Paralympic Games (DIJOP)

15:30 – 16h00 Keynote
Prefect Stéphane BOUILLON, Secretary General for National Defense and Security (SGDSN)

Wednesday 15 November 

The Olympic Games continuum (part 1)

The Olympic Games are part of a geopolitical continuum (Tokyo 2021, Paris 2024, Los Angeles 2028). How do we build on the experiences of past events? Are there any invariants? What’s new for the Paris Games (opening ceremony on the Seine, for example)? What are the business continuity issues during the Olympic Games? What are the challenges, opportunities and possible responses?

10:00 – 10:30 Keynote
Ambassador Samuel DUCROQUET, Ambassador for Sport, Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE)

10:30 – 12:00 Panel Discussion
Alexandre MORTEAU, Doctor of Political Science, Specialist in the Olympic Games and sports institutions
Sylvain BOUCHET, Historian, Specialist in the Olympic Games, Winner of the Prix Coubertin for his thesis on Olympic ceremonies
Sophie LORENT, Director of International Relations, Paris 2024
Stéphane LACROIX, Head of European and International Affairs, Gendarmerie Nationale
Chairman: Guillaume FARDE, Affiliate Professor at the School of Public Affairs, Sciences Po Paris

The Olympic Games continuum (part 2)

The Olympic Games are also part of an internal/external continuum covering a wide range including local, national as well as international aspects. What challenges, what opportunities, what possible responses before, during and after the Olympic Games?

14:30 – 15:00 Keynote
Prefect Thierry MOSIMANN, Security Coordinator for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games

15:00 – 16:30 Panel Discussion
GCA Christophe ABAD, Military Governor of Paris
Bruno LE RAY, Security Director, Paris 2024
Olivier METIVET, Director of the Olympic Intelligence Center
Prefect Laurent NUNEZ, Prefect of Police of Paris
General Ghislain RETY, Commander of the Groupement d’Intervention de la Gendarmerie Nationale (GIGN)
Chairman: Guillaume FARDE, Affiliate Professor at the School of Public Affairs, Sciences Po Paris

Thursday 16 November 

Olympic Games and security technologies (part 1)

The rise of new technologies is having a significant impact on the planning and implementation of security measures and the organization of the Olympic Games. How do security technologies fit into the planning of the various players involved (from central to decentralized levels, between national and international players, etc.)? What are the challenges, what are the opportunities?

10:00 – 10:30 Keynote
Julie MERCIER, Director of Security Companies, Partnerships and Arms (DEPSA)

10:30 – 12:00 Panel Discussion
VEA Gilles BOIDEVEZI, Prefect « Maritime Méditerranée »
Arnaud BOURGUIGNON, Chief of Staff, Air Defense and Air Operations Command
Lionel LE CLEÏ, Strategic & Operational Advisor to the CEO, VP, Thales Group
Maître Merav GRIGUER, member of the Paris and Jerusalem Bars, Affiliate Professor and Scientific Director of the DPO (Data Protection Officer) Certificate at Sciences Po Paris, Co-responsible for the Data Protection and Cybersecurity course at the University of Paris Panthéon-Assas within the Master 2 Digital Law program
Laurent PELLEGRIN, Vice President, France, Public Safety & Identity Business Unit, IDEMIA
Hélène BRISSET, Chief Digital Officer, Île de France Mobilités
Chairman: Guillaume FARDE, Affiliate Professor at the School of Public Affairs, Sciences Po Paris

Olympic Games and security technologies (part 2)

The floor will be left to companies to illustrate the morning’s remarks with concrete testimonials
of technologies tested and implemented on the occasion of the 2024 Olympics.

14:30 – 15:00 Keynote
Sean TAN, Assistant Chief Executive (Programmes), Home Team Science and Technology Agency (HTX), Ministry of Home Affairs, Singapore

15:00 – 16:30 Panel Discussion
Vincent STRUBEL, Director, French Information Systems Security Agency (ANSSI)
Daniel LE COGUIC, SVP, Public Defence Sector – Big Data & Security, Eviden
Pierre-Louis de GUILLEBON, CEO, Orange Events
Chairman: Guillaume FARDE, Affiliate Professor at the School of Public Affairs, Sciences Po Paris

Friday 17 November 

The Olympic Games as vectors of transformation and legacy

How will the Games have lastingly transformed the presence and modes of action (anticipation, planning, intervention) of players contributing to homeland security (homeland security forces, private players, partnerships developed internationally, etc.)? Which technologies are likely to endure, and for what purposes? What transformations in everyday life (transport, economy, etc.) are linked to homeland security?

10:00 – 10:30 Keynote
Christophe DELAYE, Security Advisor, Interministerial Delegation for the Olympic and Paralympic Games (DIJOP)

10:30 – 12:00 Panel Discussion
Elie PATRIGEON, General Manager, French Paralympic and Sports Committee (CPSF)
Aldric LUDESCHER, Chief Security Officier, International Olympic Committee
Ysens de FRANCE, Doctor of Law, Artificial Intelligence Project Manager, Gendarmerie Nationale General Directorate
Jean-André LASSERRE, Director of Interlud Programme (Innovations Territoriales et Logistiques Urbaines Durables)
Edward ARKWRIGHT, Executive Vice-President, ADP Group
Anne ARCHAMBAULT, Post Lumière and Relocation Project Manager, Department of Performance Assessment, Purchasing, Finance and Real Estate (DEPAFI)
Chairman: Guillaume FARDE, Affiliate Professor at the School of Public Affairs, Sciences Po Paris

Photo: © Milipol Network / Anne Emmanuelle Thion 

Innovation Stage

At the heart of the show, in the start-up area, the Innovation Stage will be hosting talks throughout the show, focusing on the latest developments in the sector. 
A real concentrate of research and innovation.

Visit the Innovation Stage in Pavilion 4

Click here to discover the full program : https://en.milipol.com/Events/Innovation-Stage

Special Forces demonstrations

Dive into the secret and fascinating world of special operations, where the exceptional becomes the norm, courage is a daily virtue, and daring is the key to success.

Click here to discover the full program : https://en.milipol.com/Events/Demonstrations-Forces-Speciales

Milipol Innovation Awards Ceremony

Milipol Paris hosts during the event the Milipol Innovation Awards, a competition designed to reward the most innovative companies related to the homeland security and safety industry.

Click here for more details : https://en.milipol.com/Events/Milipol-Innovation-Awards