Hichem BEN HASSINE

NCP for Inclusive, innovative and reflective societies

Hichem Ben Hassine is the communication manager of the Institut Pasteur de Tunis since May 2009. His mission is to enhance the activities of the Institute. This includes in the organization of scientific and social events preparation of communication materials, handling of relations with the press, with the supervisory authorities and with the Institut Pasteur International Network, etc. He ensured the communication activities in the frame of international projects in particular EU FP7 international cooperation activities. In addition he developed the digital communication component of the Institut Pasteur de Tunis particularly through the creation and animation of various ac- counts on social networks. He also encourages and trains researchers to use social networks as working tools to increase the visibility of their research. In 2015, he launched an initiative to adopt the principle of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) at IPT. He is also member of institutional, local and national commissions for communication in Health and Research.