Jean-François Lisée

Tête à Tête

Jean-François Lisée

The Revue Politique “Tête à Tête” series delves into the lives of newsmakers, movers and shakers. In these in-depth and personal conversations, Pierre Donais sits down with guests to discuss their life experiences and to reveal what drives them today.

In this episode, Pierre speaks with Jean-François Lisée, executive director of the International Studies Center of the Université de Montréal (CERIUM). From 1994 to 2000, Mr. Lisée served as an advisor to Quebec premiers Jacques Parizeau and Lucien Bouchard. In the 1980s, he worked as a reporter in Paris and Washington for Quebec and French media organizations.


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Pierre Donais

Drawing on four decades of radio and TV experience, Pierre has a reputation for being as personable as he is astute. He joined CPAC in 2003 to host Revue Politique, a nightly review of the day’s politics for Francophone viewers. He also delves into the personal with guests on Tête à Tête. A former anchor and journalist at TQS and Télémédia CIMF-FM in Outaouais, Pierre also served as radio host and station manager. He has recently completed his Master’s degree in law at the University of Ottawa.