Responsable de la mission recherche innovations
Cécile Cohas began her career in 1999 with the companies DHL, Carrier and then Alcatel where she takes the responsibility of steering international logistics projects in the fields of industrial activities of air conditioning and submarine fiber optic cables. In 2007, it joined the Voies navigables de France where it accompanied the development of river transport on the Rhône Saône basin and gradually accompanied the research policy and innovations of the establishment. It specializes in setting up public-private partnerships in the fields of energy transition of the river sector and accompanies ENR projects (photovoltaic and hydrolink) and of experimentation of electric boats, hydrogen or gas by bringing together multidisciplinary teams composed of public, scientific and industrial skills. More broadly, it participates in the strategy of the policies of decarbonization of the fluvial sector. She holds a master’s degree in port and marine resource management from the Université du Québec à Rimouski (Canada) in partnership with the Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski (ISMER).