Video: Curation panel session at news:rewired

By Mark Hakkansson
Image by Mark Hakkansson

The opening joint session at’s digital journalism conference news:rewired looked at the role of journalists as curators of the content both on their own news outlet’s platforms and the wider web.

The panel featured:

  • Cory Haik, executive producer for digital news, The Washington Post
  • Matt McAlister, lead on the Guardian’s n0tice platform
  • Michael Rundle, technology editor, Huffington Post UK
  • Michael De Monte, founder and chief executive, ScribbleLive

It was moderated by Darren Waters, head of devices and social, MSN UK.

The session offered plenty of inspiration and advice on the different ways journalists and news outlets can curate content from across the web, whether within standard articles, on the homepage,  through a liveblogs or through special multimedia projects which work with social media to present a window into the discussion taking place around an event.

Below is a video of the session, filmed by James Goldburn and Jeremy Evans.

And here is a copy of Cory Haik‘s presentation:

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