Michel Bouvier recalled that this important question is rooted in the globalisation phenomenon as well as in the context of the transformation of the local system.

Tristan Sadeghi presented the work of the Fondafip working group on the costs and benefits of the digital economy in the local sector.

Guillaume Lenoble gave the example of the digital development of Issy-les-Moulineaux, considered to be a “smart city”.

François Desgardin provided examples of the digital development of Paris and revealed how this leads to rethinking the administration.

Didier Célisse discussed the various transitions that are currently in the works alongside the digital economy.