Stéphane Pouyllau, a CNRS research engineer, is the technical director of the Huma-Num Very large research infrastructure and is the head of the ISIDORE platform. He specializes in digital humanities, scientific and technical information and the computerization of research data in the humanities and social sciences.
He is the initiator and co-designer of MédiHAL (open archive for photographs and scientific images) of the CNRS and the designer of several institutional websites on French scientific heritage. He has created the digital archive of scientific iconographic objects and materials to house scientific archive collections.
From 2009 to the end of 2011, Stéphane Pouyllau worked at the TGE Adonis (now Huma-Num) where he led digital humanities issues and then he was co-head of the project in charge of the ISIDORE research platform.
From January 2012 to March 2013, he was the director of the very large Corpus-IR research infrastructure and project manager for the development of Isidore.