Jean-Paul Huchon

President of the Ile-de-France Regional Council & President of METROPOLIS

Jean-Paul Huchon was born on 29th of July of 1946. He holds a law degree at the Paris Institute of Political Studies. He is a former student of the National School of Administration (ENA) and an Officer of the French Legion of Honour, a Knight of the French National Order of Merit and a Commander of the French Order of Agricultural Merit. Since 1998, he is the President of the Regional Council of Île-de-France and since 2006, the President of the Metropolis. He was re-elected in 2008 and 2011. Also he is the President of the metropolitan section of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) and Vice-President of UCLG,  the Public Investment Bank (BPI) and the member of the Supervisory Board of the Société du Grand Paris (SGP).


Browse through the four days of the event by clicking on the arrows. Event will be held From May 18th to May 21th

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  • Statutory meetings

  • Thematic sessions

  • Political plenary sessions

  • Real-life experiences on the urban ground

  • Social events