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As it happened: Special projects

| February 8, 2017 – 5:01 pm | 719 views

Some editorial initiatives bring down newsroom walls and get many different teams working together. Our closing session will look at the “special projects” strategies in newsrooms, and the challenges and opportunities they bring, whether it’s …

As it happened: Gaming principles in storytelling

| February 8, 2017 – 4:18 pm | 711 views

Juliana Ruhfus, senior reporter for Al Jazeera’s People & Power investigative and current affairs strand, worked on producing Al Jazeera’s news games, from its first ever project of this kind, Pirate Fishing, to the most recent, …

As it happened: Digital security for journalists

| February 8, 2017 – 2:41 pm | 533 views

This workshop will outline the basics of information security for newsrooms, explaining why journalists should be concerned with online privacy in the first place – led by Silkie Carlo, policy officer (technology), Liberty.
There are limited places …

As it happened: Automation in the newsroom

| February 8, 2017 – 12:07 pm | 566 views

We’ve heard a lot of about robot journalism, including some concerned voices. But how can automation help editorial teams and what resources are required to power these projects? With:
• Reg Chua, executive editor for editorial …

As it happened: Live video on social media

| February 8, 2017 – 10:11 am | 923 views

Our opening panel will discuss the impact live video on Facebook and other social networks can have on audience engagement, from the formats that work best, to the technology, the workflows and the ethical considerations …