Research Fellow, Geopolitics of Technology program

Research interests:

  • American and Chinese technology strategies (export control, industrial and innovation policies, economic diplomacy

  • U.S.-China relations

  • American foreign policy 


Mathilde Velliet is a Research Fellow within the Geopolitics of Technology program at Ifri since September 2021. Her research focuses on international issues related to new technologies, particularly American and Chinese technology policies as well as U.S.-China relations. She is also a PhD student in American civilization at the University of Paris and the University of Aix-Marseille. Her doctoral thesis focuses on U.S. policies to protect strategic technologies in response to the China threat under the Obama, Trump and Biden administrations.

She holds a Master’s degree in English studies from the École Normale Supérieure de Lyon and a Master’s degree in International Security from Sciences Po Paris. She also conducted research at New York University and Boston University.

Domaines d'expertise
Géopolitique des technologies