Director of IRCAM & philosopher
Philosopher Bernard Stiegler is the Director of IRCAM. He earned a doctorate from the École des hautes études en sciences sociales. He has successively been Director of Research at the International College of Philosophy, Professor at UTC (the University of Compiègne), Head of the Research unit Connaissances, Organisations et Systèmes Techniques, which he founded in 1993, then Assistant General Manager of the National Audiovisual Institute.
He is the author of a dozen books, including La technique et le temps (Galilée – three volumes published, two more to come), De la misère symbolique (Galilée – two volumes published), Mécréance et discrédit (Galilée – one volume published).