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Dmitry Shishkin, Kassy Cho and Ryan Tuck: meet three of our speakers

| November 25, 2020 – 11:46 am | 47 views
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2020 has been a tough year for the media industry. The coronavirus pandemic has forced journalists to work from home, disrupted revenue streams and is causing staff burnout.

We could be here all day talking about the problems. But at the 27th Newsrewired conference starting on 1 December 2020, we aim to set you up for success in 2021.

Leading experts will share their knowledge around navigating the challenges of covid-19 and help you take advantage of the opportunities your newsroom has to innovate.

Want to know more? We caught up with a few of our speakers ahead of time.

RISJ’s Lucy Kueng on leading digital transformation in an age of disruption

| November 19, 2020 – 5:41 pm | 41 views
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One of the few silver linings of the coronavirus pandemic is that newsrooms have had to develop more logical solutions for working because of the sheer necessity to survive the crisis. But we are not out of the woods yet.

We spoke to Lucy Kueng, senior research associate for the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, and an expert on newsroom strategy, innovation and leadership, about what the best newsroom leaders are doing now to start meaningful changes amidst uncertainty.

Julie Posetti: post-pandemic journalism will be ‘more mission-driven, public service-focused, and audience-centred’

| November 13, 2020 – 11:06 am | 35 views
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From battling disinformation to dealing with online abuse and mental health crisis, journalists around the globe are feeling the impact of the covid-19 pandemic. 

ICFJ’s global research director and Newsrewired keynote speaker Dr Julie Posetti sheds the light on the reality behind the data.

Improving mental health in (and outside) our newsrooms

| November 11, 2020 – 6:12 pm | 24 views
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At the beginning of the pandemic, John Crowley conducted a global survey to assess how journalists were coping during lockdown. His findings are published in a report entitled ‘Journalism in the Time of Covid’. The report urges news leaders to heed concerns from staff about their mental well-being.

Combine virtual conference ticket with online training – get Newsrewired+

| November 10, 2020 – 2:12 pm | 51 views
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With Newsrewired+, you will be able to attend one of the five online courses run by Journalism.co.uk from 7 December 2020 to 18 January 2021, as well as the virtual conference.

Booking the combined ticket saves you £20.