Open Education Consortium, France
Sophie Touzé is Head Elearning of VetAgro Sup, Veterinarian and Agronomic Institute of Higher Education in France. Vetagro Sup is member of Université de Lyon. Born in 1761 by the king Louis XV, it is the first Veterinarian school in the world.
Expert on new technologies and Innovation for ministers from 1997, Sophie has over 15 years od experience advising teachers and governance on pedagogical scenarios integrating new technologies.
She received two awards on pedagogical innovation for her work in 2004, 2007 and the leardership Learning impact "best multimedia platform" in 2009.
Convinced on the power of knowledge to make the world a better place to live, she is engaged with MIT and OCWC on the movement of Open Education. Head project manager for Université de Lyon, member of the Europeen project OCW EU for mobility, she is writing a report "Etat de l'art" on Open Education in France for Unesco.