Céline de Dianous holds a Master’s degree in political science, graduated from Sciences Po Lyon. She was Cultural Officer at the French Institute of Valencia, Spain, then Head of Research, Communications and Development for the Laboratory of Excellence in Arts and Human Mediations at Paris 8 University. She has ten years of experience in cultural project management and communication and has worked with numerous cultural organizations in France, Spain and Quebec. She is particularly interested in international cultural cooperation, research in the arts, and the societal impacts of AI and digital technologies. She joined the Coalition for the Diversity of Cultural Expressions and the International Federation of Coalitions for Cultural Diversity in 2018. Since January 2022 she has been the Communications and Events Manager for both organizations.