Journalist Moderator, Impact Specialist
Founder & former Editor-in-Chief of EKOPO, Emilie Kovacs is a journalist, Editor-in-Chief of The Good, independent programmer and presenter, Sponsor of JRE France, and Partner at Timeforplanet.
Languages spoken: French
Professional Background and Achievements
Emilie Kovacs is an accomplished journalist with over ten years of experience in the field. She is a graduate of the prestigious Center for Training and Development of Journalists (CFPJ).
Throughout her career, she has collaborated with numerous print and online media outlets, both as a staff member and as a freelancer. Among the prestigious publications she has worked for are 20Minutes, LeParisien.fr, L’Echo Touristique, Marketing Magazine, Routard.com, CBNEWS, and Stratégies.
Passionate about exploring profound transformations that contribute to the progress of civilizations, Emilie focuses on subjects related to the digital revolution and ecological transition.
She notably founded and held the position of editor-in-chief of EKOPO.fr, an online information platform dedicated to responsible economics.
An expert in her field, Emilie authored the book “Solutions Journalism or the Information Revolution” (published by Librinova in 2018), which highlights the concept of journalism focused on solutions and its impact on society.
Her expertise extends beyond writing, as she frequently appears as a columnist on “Les Informés de France Info” and co-hosted “Smart Impact” alongside Thomas Hugues on B SMART TV.
Emilie’s passion for sharing knowledge and encouraging talent led her to become a trainer for professional journalists at ESJ Pro (‘ESJ Lille) starting in March 2020.
Her commitment to environmental journalism is also evident through her role as a sponsor of JRE (Young Reporters for the Environment), an annual competition organized by the association Terragir.
Director of Events and Editor-in-Chief of The Good
In addition to her journalistic contributions, Emilie Kovacs actively involves herself in event management and programming.
Her expertise in this field has led her to hold the position of program director for several renowned events, including the Paris Luxury Summit 2019, the Food Morning 2020, the EKOPO Awards 2021, as well as several thematic events on Pinterest in 2022 (Pinterest Beauty, Pinterest Fashion, and Pinterest Food).
Through these events, she brings together industry leaders, innovators, and enthusiasts to foster relevant discussions on crucial topics.
In the fall of 2022, Emilie embarked on a new chapter in her career by accepting the prestigious role of Editor-in-Chief of The Good.
As the head of the publication, she undoubtedly brings her experience and passion for transformative journalism to guide the team in producing impactful and enlightening content.
Emilie Kovacs continues to be an influential figure in the world of journalism, events, and environmental initiatives, making a significant contribution to advancing society’s understanding of essential topics and promoting positive change.