Speaker Profile MIPCOM

Philippe Petitpont

Job TitleCEO & Co-Founder

Company NameNewsbridge


Philippe Petitpont co-founded Newsbridge in 2016 by gathering broadcast engineers, big data and AI experts. As a CEO, he steered the company to address the challenge of valorizing the overwhelming amount of video content generated by the media industry. In 2017 he signs the first customers and leads the company to an exponential growth in the broadcast industry. Since 2019 he focuses on scaling up Newsbridge worldwide thanks to partnership with companies ranging from sports rights holders to international TV networks through press agencies. Before founding Newsbridge, Philippe worked 10 years as a broadcast engineer for TF1, France’s leading general-interest channel, and 1 year for M6, a subsidiary of Bertelsmann, group centered on broadcasting on various platforms, advertising and diversification activities.


About the company:

Newsbridge is a contribution and AI-Based video indexing platform for publishers and broadcasters. We leverage Cognitive AI such as speech-to-text and person recognition, to help journalists and story creators find the most relevant moments in their rushes.

Conference Sessions


    14-10-2019, 09:40 - 10:30, Auditorium A, Palais 3

    In a series of fast-paced presentations, breakthrough start-ups and tech companies reveal how technology plus content fosters original creative and opens up new...

    • Language: English
      1. Event Date
        Mon, Oct 14
      2. Event Theme MIPCOM / MIPJunior
        D2C Tech
      3. Event Type MIPCOM / MIPJunior
        Presentation / Study