Olivier Alais

Olivier Alais is currently a research fellow with the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University. By profession he is a senior Information and Communications Technology (ICT) specialist with deep expertise in both business and technology solutions. He has pursued numerous governmental ICT projects including serving as an Advisor in New Technology for the French Embassy in Burkina Faso and as the Program Director for IESC/Geekcorps in Mali to increase connectivity and bring eGovernment services in remote areas. Olivier is most recently involved in the development of the open source software policy for Mauritius, the improvement of the international Internet connectivity in Comoros, and the eGovernment Web Development Strategy for Liberia.