Laurent Lasserre

Managing Director - Continental Europe

Laurent is the Managing Director Continental Europe at Wibbitz. As a media industry veteran and former Director of Strategic Partnerships at Yahoo France, Laurent has seen first hand how video has impacted the industry and introduced new opportunities and challenges to digital publishers. He led the foundation and development of the Wibbitz office in France to introduce more publishers in the European market to the benefits of video automation. Laurent now oversees daily operations and works with publishers like LeParisian, Figaro, and AtresMedia to meet audience and advertisers’ growing demand for video by leveraging the Wibbitz automated video platform.


The visual journalism / 5G challenge: towards new storytelling standards

Greek National Opera (ground floor)

Newsrooms are practicing visual and mobile journalism since years, they are experimenting new formats on social media and dedicated platforms, such as Instagram or Snap, but visual storytelling is still in its infancy. The goal of this panel is to check if standards are emerging and what are the potentialities offered by 5G for media […]

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