The LUCI TEAM
The LUCI Head Office Team is based in Lyon and works day to day to ensure the success of the network’s activities.
LUCI General Director
Contact: mark.burtonpage [at] luciassociation [dot] org
Mark is the LUCI General Director of LUCI since 2015. He coordinates the global vision & strategy of the network in liaison with the Executive Committee. He especially steers the network’s activities on events, projects, and communications. He is regularly invited to contribute to conferences and events worldwide as speaker.
He has seen the successful achievement of many gatherings EU projects and writing of publications in the past 10 years and is passionate about improving the governance of the city at night, sustainability in the city, city-to-city cooperation, knowledge sharing and connecting people whether online or in person! Before joining LUCI, he worked as a Senior Programme Manager for Efus – a European wide network of cities on Urban Security.
He speaks French, English and a bit of German.
LUCI Programme Manager
Contact: julia.clement [at] luciassociation [dot] org
Julia is a French urban strategist whose skills lie at the intersection of urban governance and ecological transitions.
With her multidisciplinary background in social and political sciences, she is experienced in working toward making healthy, resilient and inclusive cities for people.
As Programme Manager at LUCI, she is involved in the network’s city-to-city cooperation projects and knowledge exchange dynamics to support more sustainable public spaces after dark.
She speaks French, English, Italian and a bit of Polish.
LUCI Deputy Director
Contact: jessica.ferey [at] luciassociation [dot] org
Jessica Ferey joined the LUCI team in May 2018. She is in charge of Network stewardship and development as well as Events strategy, overseeing all LUCI events, from conception to implementation. Jessica is also project manager for the Creative Europe LAiPS project (Light & Art in Public Spaces) and oversees LUCI’s activities under the Art & Culture pillar, including the Light Festival Working Group and all things relating to creative lighting.
Jessica has a multidisciplinary background that includes arts management, events management, art history, and theatre directing. In previous roles, Jessica was Deputy Director of the Global Cultural District Network and administrative assistant to the Director of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
She speaks English, French and a bit of Spanish.
LUCI Events and Communication Coordinator
Contact: anna.hupcejova [at] luciassociation [dot] org
Anna Hupcejová joined the LUCI team in February 2022. She supports the events and communication activities of the LUCI network, specifically with all aspects of coordination and logistics with the host city. She also supports LUCI’s external and internal communication efforts as well as ensuring continued knowledge exchange and capitalization of LUCI’s activities.
She has previously worked as an event coordinator, programme manager, editor for academic publications as well as illustrator in Prague, Czech Republic.
She speaks English, Czech and a bit of French.
LUCI Communication Manager
Contact: cecile.journeau [at] luciassociation [dot] org
Cécile Journeau joined the LUCI team in February 2022. At LUCI, she is responsible for the internal and external communication activities of the LUCI network. Cécile also helps to develop and support knowledge exchange and capitalization activities of the LUCI network, upkeeps the network contacts database and participates in ongoing network relations and stewardship.
She has previously worked for several industries like telecommunications, electricity and retailing. She endorsed different roles like Communication & Marketing Manager, 360° Communication Consultant, Personal Assistant and Advisory Sales Specialist, mostly in B2B, from France, England and Malta.
She speaks French, English and a bit of Spanish.
Jasmine VAN DER POL
LUCI Programme Manager
Contact: jasmine.vanderpol [at] luciassociation [dot] org
Jasmine van der Pol is programme manager at LUCI since 2022. With her international experience in the field of urban lighting, Jasmine helps to develop and support knowledge exchange within the LUCI network. She has the ambition to serve the urban lighting community and promote good lighting practices.
She will be project manager for the ENLIGHTENme project (Health & Urban Lighting), she will contribute to various Working Groups and support LUCI’s events and activities. Before joining LUCI, Jasmine worked as a lighting expert for an international manufacturer, engineering companies and lighting design agencies.
She speaks Dutch, English, French and a bit of Danish & Spanish.
LUCI Regional Office for Asia (LROA)
The LUCI Regional Office for Asia (LROA) supports the balanced regional development of the network and reflects the lighting culture and identity of Asian cities in the global conversation on urban lighting. It is a representative office of LUCI Association in Asia which promotes and delivers activities on behalf of LUCI.
Contact: lroa.tc [at] seoul [dot] go [dot] kr
LROA is currently coordinated by Seong-Ok YANG, LROA Manager. Seong-Ok is also part of Urban Landscape Division at Seoul Metropolitan Government.