Denis Teyssou

Head of Editions of Medialab, Agence France Press.

Denis Teyssou has been responsable for the R&D Medialab at AFP since june 2007. First a journalist who went back to study IT and innovation management at the CNAM, Denis Teyssou is now head of innovation for the European project InVID (2020) which aims to examine videos posted on social networks and demystify fake news. He also manages AFP’s participation in the ANR ASRAEL project (data mining of events with big media coverage and multimedia data research). He was previously scientific leader for AFP on four ANR projects (RMM2, EDyLex, OTMedia, ChronoLines), two FUI (Scribo, Samar), and two FP7 european projects (Papyrus, GLOCAL).