Monique Canto-Sperber

Monique Canto-Sperber is the President of the Foundation Paris Sciences et Lettres. She studied at the École normale supérieure, is Professor of philosophy and was heading this institution from 2005 to 2012. Professor Canto-Sperber has been president of various research organizations and has organized numerous scientific conferences. Over the last fifteen or so years, her work has for the most part been devoted to moral philosophy and contemporary politics, as well as the reflection on the social and ethical aspects of contemporary sciences.