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[11 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 736 views]
The next news:rewired digital journalism conference: Wednesday 23 July

Following another sell-out event in February, we’re pleased to announce our next news:rewired conference will take place on Wednesday 23 July.

The one-day conference, which is run by Journalism.co.uk, will cover key areas of innovation and experimentation in digital journalism, with a focus on sharing practical tips and techniques to help delegates produce more engaging content on digital platforms.

More details on the agenda and speaker list will available soon. If you want to make a suggestion, please feel free to email rachel[at]journalism.co.uk with more details on what you want to see discussed at the event.

Tickets – on sale now!Book Your Place!

As of today, we have 50 earlybird discount tickets available for just £95 +VAT. Once all 50 have been sold, or by the end of Thursday 8 May, whichever comes first, the ticket price will rise to £130 +VAT.

This time, we’re also giving you the chance to add-on an additional day of digital journalism training, with a news:rewired+ ticket, which gives you access to the conference on Wednesday 23 July as well as a one-day training course on Thursday 24 July – for just £245 +VAT.

The earlybird news:rewired+ tickets offer delegates a 25 per cent discount on the Friday training course when booked together. Again, this is a limited discount, which also falls within the 50-ticket limit, or by the end of Thursday 8 May, whichever comes first. After this point news:rewired+ tickets will rise to £300, which gives you a 15 per cent discount on the training course when booked with news:rewired.

There will be three training courses on offer to attend on Thursday 24 July as part of news:rewired+. We will be sharing more details on the options available soon.

Book news:rewired and news:rewired+ tickets at this link.

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[21 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 782 views]
Highlights from the news:rewired digital journalism conference

Journalists, editors and other media professionals packed into MSN UK’s office in Victoria, London, yesterday for the 11th news:rewired digital journalism conference.

Highlights on the agenda included a keynote speech from Buzzfeed editorial director Jack Shepherd and sessions on short-form video, immersive storytelling and using Instagram for news.

Below is a Storify of some of the tweets from the day.

And if you missed news:rewired this time around, you can still catch up with all the sessions and workshops from the day on video with one of our digital tickets.

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[20 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 471 views]
As it happened: Emerging opportunities in digital journalism

The final session of the news:rewired conference, today in London, saw a panel of digital journalism experts discuss the emerging opportunities this year and beyond, from technology and gadgets, to the skills becoming vital in today’s newsrooms, and those of the future.

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[20 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 397 views]
As it happened: The digital journalist’s toolbox

This session of the news:rewired conference, in London today, focused on sharing key tools and apps tips for digital journalists. In particular, the session focused on productivity, the production of better digital journalism, organisation of the web, and how to carry out tasks on the go.

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[20 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 256 views]
As it happened: Immersive storytelling and production session

Digital producers and online storytellers shared their tips and tools for making immersive and interactive features with the news:rewired conference, today in London.

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[20 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 360 views]
As it happened: Short-form video

Newsrooms using short video to engage with readers in a matter of minutes shared their approaches and lessons in this session of the news:rewired conference in London today.

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[20 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 273 views]
As it happened: How newsrooms can use Instagram

The first afternoon session at the news:rewired conference, today in London, took a practical look at how news outlets are finding, sourcing and using content from Instagram.

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[20 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 196 views]
As it happened: Online security for journalists session

This session at the news:rewired conference, in London today, was a workshop for journalists to look at how they can protect themselves, their sources, and their stories online.

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[20 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 530 views]
As it happened: Conversations with the audience session

There are many ways online publishers engage with their community, from simply responding to comments to hosting Q&A discussions and crowdsourcing content. This session at the news:rewired conference, today in London, shared lessons from those connecting with their audience online across platforms

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[20 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 259 views]
As it happened: Data journalism on a budget

For those keen to tell data-driven stories, having limited resources need not stand in your way. This session at the news:rewired conference, today in London, outlined how people could learn about the array of free tools online, as well as pointing out some preparation tips and effective workflows to make the most of data, at speed.