Eric Scherer

Eric Scherer is Director, News MediaLab and International Affairs at France Televisions and is currently EBU News Committee, Chair.

He has spent his career working for Agence France-Presse, Reuters and France Télévisions in a wide range of functions spanning journalism, management, business development, strategy and new media in locations across the globe including Japan, North America and Europe.

He very often blogs at about his favourite subject: all aspects of the digital revolution and how media industries and journalism should adapt and surf the accelerating pace of change. He teaches Entrepreneurial Journalism, is a regular speaker at conferences in Europe, and is the author of a glossary La Révolution Numérique (Dalloz 2009), and an essay Do We Still Need Journalists? (PUF 2011).

You can see his LinkedIn profile here and follow him on his blog