Jeff Kofman

CEO and Founder

Jeff Kofman is the CEO and founder of automated transcription platform Trint. Before becoming a tech entrepreneur, he spent more than three decades as an Emmy award-winning network television news foreign correspondent and war correspondent with ABC, CBS and CBC News. Jeff has covered many of the biggest stories of our time including the Iraq War, the Arab Spring, Hurricane Katrina, the Gulf Oil Spill and the Chile Mine Rescue. He‘s won an Edward R. Murrow Award, a duPont Award and two Emmys, including one for his coverage of the fall of Muammar Gadhafi in Libya in 2011.


Automation in the Newsroom: Productivity, Production and Personalisation.

Greek National Opera (ground floor)

How can automation contribute to newsrooms and where are the limits of personalisation? In this session, Robin Govik will talk about potential applications in small to mid-sized newsrooms, Peter Buhr and Monique White will provide insights into newsrooms operating on a global scale and the challenges that come with large data sets and how to […]

main stage