Catherine Gall is the Executive Director of the Sorbonne based ETI Research Laboratory (Entrepreneurship Territory Innovation) created by Professors Carlos Moreno, Didier Chabaud and Florent Pratlong and specialized in challenging conventional city planning models. The ETI Lab is well known today for their “15-minute City Model”. Catherine is also an experienced creative design thinker, business leader and entrepreneur, as well as a member of the Responsible Leaders Network of the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt.
Catherine Gall has 26 years of experience working at Steelcase Inc. on strategic workplace transformation projects for leading corporations and education institutions in several countries. With a background in business strategy and design research, she is constantly seeking to understand the interplay of space, technology, culture and behaviors.