Global Executive Advisor to the Chairman / Director
Havas Media / 18hubs.io
Originally franco-brazilian FrédéricJosué is a media and brands specialist. He is the the director of 18 Hubs, a operational innovation research center based in Paris, Los Angeles, Seoul, Tel Aviv, Recife and Beijing, which focuses on the convergence between media, culture industries, technology and data science.
A post graduate from the Sorbonne University in industrial strategy, Frederic Josue started his career as a financial analyst at the French Ministry of Defence, in Competitive Intelligence, and continued as a macro-economist in a private research institute. Following that he was an editor for Canal Plus, after which he collaborated on the development of the television show C.U.L.T., about urban culture, which went on to win an Emmy award.
Frederic Josue is a speaker and member of a number of associations on the topic of multi-platform screenwriting. He is the Secretary-General of the TIU-Transmedia Immersive University, which hosts the yearly “I Love Transmedia” festival and of the Marseille Web-Festival. He is also the creator and co-screenwriter of the Canal Playwebseries FRAT.
Today, Frederic Josue is the Global Executive Advisor of Dominique Delport, the Managing Director of Havas Media Group. Josue has been a lecturer at Sciences Po Paris since 2007.