Olivier Poublan is graduated from SKEMA Business School in France and post graduated in cultural management of the Institut d’études européennes of Paris University.
Olivier worked for the smart card industry supporting the development of Gemplus (Gemalto) subsidiary in Mexico City (1996-1998).
He headed the management of Transeuropéennes, a french NGO acting for conflict prevention in Europe and the Mediterranean region (1999 and 2000).
Since 2001 Olivier has been working as an exhibitions project manager for the export department of Universcience (Exhibition divisions), a main science and cultural institution bringing together the Palais de la découverte and the Cité des sciences et de l’industrie, both sites located in Paris.
He supervised several off site exhibition projects on different scales in France, Europe, Latin America, Middle East or Asia serving requests of science centres, and various operators of cultural and leisure events in public or private environments.
His field of expertise encompasses the management of travelling exhibition operations on a rental basis, exhibitions sales orders, duplicated or on plan, and the development of other Universcience areas of know-how (studies and consultancies, exhibition programming, science communication trainings, films for planetariums).