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Senior Consultant - Expert

Pr (Ret) Henri Dou synopsis

Henri firstly graduated as an engineer IPSOI (Institut de Pétroléochimie et de Synthèse Organique Industrielle ).

He made his PHD in Chemical sciences in both France and Canada.

Henri is a pionneer of Competitive Intelligence and Technical Intelligence in France as well as Regional and Territorial Development.

From 1992 to 2002 he largely contributed to the implementation of the Competitive Intelligence system of Brasil.


CNRS (Centre National de Recherche Scientifique) as Research Director and Adviser to the Board

Aix-Marseille III University as Professor of Information Sciences.

He developed the programs for various diplomas DU, DESS, DEA, MASTER, PHD more particularly in the fields of Complex Information and Big datas; Technical Intelligence, Economic Intelligence, Bibliometry and related datas

Henri is currently Managing Director of Matheo Software a company specialized in Bibliometry and Patent Analysis Intelligent Tools.

Areas of Expertise

Henri is currently,

President of Société Française de Bibliométrie Appliquée (French Society of Applied Bibliometry)

Honorary Research Professor at

. Peking University

. Zao Zhuang University

. BAST (Beijing Academy of Soft Technology)

Member of CESER (Conseil Economique , Social et Environnemental of the Provence Alpes and Côte d'Azur region)

Senior Consultant - Expert

. WIPO-OMPI (World Intellectual Property Organization -Organisation Mondiale de la Propriété Intellectuelle )

. OAPI (Organisation Africaine de la Propriété Intellectuelle)

. UE (European Union)

. World Bank

Henri is a precursor and 

recognized specialist on

Technology Intelligence

Competitive Intelligence (CI)

Automatic Patent Analysis (APA)

Regional and Territorial Development

Social Responsability of Research

International experiences

France, Europe

Indonesia, Malaysia




North Africa

West Africa

Previous positions

. General Secretary for ChIN (Chemical Information Network Unesco)

. Scientific Adviser for the cooperation CNRS-MIT (Science and Decision)

. Adviser to the chemistry division of CNRS for the development of partnerships with Rhône Poulenc

. French representative to the International Oceanographic Commission

. French delegate to study the impacts of the coal master plan in USA

. Professor to

OUM (Open University Malaysia)

UNIMA (University Negeri Manado- Sulut Indonesia)

. French expert to Association Franco-Chinoise d'Intelligence Economique

. Expert in Africa pour WIPO-OMPI and OAPI

. Expert in South America for EU

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