Graduate from Dauphine University, Erika Denis has been working 20 years in the public and private sectors of television, film and digital industries, mostly in an international environment. She has worked on a number of productions on many capacities: producer, production manager, in charge of international development of French production companies. Recently, she has held the post of audiovisual expert in Canada for The French Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development and has extended her expertise into digital media and training. She notably launched and managed workshops, forums and labs related to the digital transition of cultural and creative industries. She also worked as an independent consultant and expert for institutions, funders, producers, TV and festivals in France and North America. She currently works as an Regional Head of Media, Film & Music for the French Embassy in South Africa.