Creative Impact

Philippe Rixhon

Philippe Rixhon works on digital rights and royalties with creative enterprises, digital service providers, industry trade bodies and government agencies. He is the Research & Innovation Director at Digiciti Networks OÜ – a company spearheading the convergence of media, entertainment, technology and copyright policy to create digital infrastructures, and an Industry Associate at the Centre for Blockchain Technologies (University College London) – a multi-disciplinary research centre focusing on the adoption and integration of distributed ledger technologies in our socio-economic system.

Earlier, he assembled and led prestigious multi-disciplinary teams to create ground-breaking systems such as computer integrated manufacturing with Hewlett Packard, predictive maintenance with Framatome, augmented simulcast with Videohouse, or in-video commerce with Deltatre.

Philippe hold degrees in engineering (Université catholique de Louvain), management (Boston University), theatre directing (Middlesex University and the Russian Institute of Theatre Arts) and philosophy (Université catholique de Louvain). He is an honorary Doctor of Arts in recognition of outstanding contributions to performing arts creation, production and technology (University of Bedfordshire).