Patrice Slupowski, Vice-President Digital Innovation & Communities (NExT.com), Orange France Telecom
Patrice Slupowski is Vice-President Digital Innovation & Communities running NExT.com, the innovation team of the New Growth Businesses Division of the Orange – France Telecom group. The team is in charge of various innovative projects on mobile, PC, TV and tablets like TVcheck, Newsblend and Orange actu Revue and strongly involved in advanced social networks, content recommendation, social and interactive TV or personal data aggregation. Patrice Slupowski is a marketing expert in web 2.0, social networks, social TV, connected TV, wellness and personal data services and mobile multimedia services (apps, widget, etc.). He founded a company called Waptoo in 1999, one of the first companies to believe in the opportunities around mobile data, creating WAP and mobile services and proposing some automated mobile testing software, for companies and telcos like Orange or Bouygues Telecom. Patrice is a graduate in Information Science and Technology from Paris-Dauphine University.