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Audio, slides and resources from November’s newsrewired

| November 28, 2017 – 1:52 am | 656 views

After hosting our 20th newsrewired event at Reuters in London last week, the Journalism.co.uk team is about to start working on the agenda for the next conference, which will take place in London on 7 March.

We will soon be announcing some topics that we plan to discuss on the day – is there anything in particular you’d like to find out more about? You can let us know on Twitter @journalismnews or @newsrewired, or get in touch via email.

In the meantime, we have collected some resources from November’s conference for those of you who couldn’t join us on the day, including speaker presentations, audio from the panels and workshops, and other relevant links.

Bloomberg joins the newsroom experiments workshop at November’s conference

| October 31, 2017 – 4:22 pm | 527 views

Today we are happy to announce that Kevin Young, senior social editor at Bloomberg, will be joining our expert line-up on the day as part of the afternoon workshop on making the most of newsroom experiments.

Kevin has been a senior social editor for Bloomberg in London since 2015, managing its Twitter, Facebook and Instagram output to build audiences and engagement both in EMEA and globally.

Previously, he spent 15 years at BBC News as a radio broadcaster, an online journalist and latterly a social media specialist on @BBCBreaking and other high-profile accounts.

At newsrewired, Kevin will be sharing insights into how Bloomberg has launched and grown accounts such as @Brexit on Twitter and @bloombergbusiness on Instagram, how Instagram Stories have become an integral part of the organisation’s social strategy, and how they have developed newsletters to share their in-depth knowledge of specialist subjects.

In this practical session, he will be joining Bo Franklin, social media writer at The Economist, who will talk about The Economist’s strategy for adapting podcasts for social media, and from the title’s approach to resurfacing archive content.

Speakers from Quartz, The Economist and more join the line-up for November’s newsrewired

| October 16, 2017 – 3:44 pm | 772 views
Image from newsrewired, 19 July 2017

Last week we announced the agenda for our next newsrewired event, which is taking place on 22-23 November at Reuters, in Canary Wharf, London.

Through a mix of panel discussions, workshops and spotlight talks, delegates will have the chance to explore topics such as editorial collaboration, storytelling for mobile and open-source tools for newsrooms, and bring back practical learnings to their organisations.

Today, Journalism.co.uk is happy to announce four more speakers who will be joining us on the day, from outlets including Quartz, The Economist, and Swedish Radio.

Tickets for newsrewired on 22 November are still available, and cost £180+VAT. Other sessions at the event include workshops on open-source tools for newsrooms and graphic novel journalism, as well as a spotlight talk about the print and digital strategy of Monocle magazine. Check out the agenda and who else will be speaking, and keep your eyes peeled for our keynote announcement soon!

Open-source tools and a decade of Monocle: More speakers announced for newsrewired on 22 November

| October 2, 2017 – 4:10 pm | 699 views

As we get closer to the next newsrewired event, which takes place on 22 November at Reuters in London, Journalism.co.uk is pleased to announce two more sessions from the agenda and additional speakers joining us on the day.

The event next month will be our 20th newsrewired, and, as always, we will be focusing on practical learning through a mix of panels, workshops and spotlight talks.

Tickets for newsrewired are available for £180+VAT.  Topics we will be discussing at the event include: storytelling for mobile audiences, collaboration in the newsroom, and graphic novel journalism, with experts from BuzzFeed, Wall Street Journal, Pop-Up Newsroom and more. Stay tuned for more speaker announcements over the coming weeks!

6 types of collaborations between news organisations and their benefits and challenges

| September 29, 2017 – 3:13 pm | 601 views
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Collaborative journalism is now being practised on a scale that constitutes a revolution in the media, found a report published today (29 September) by the Center for Cooperative Media at Montclair State University.
Based on interviews …

In Norway, four newsrooms are working together to produce and share fact-checks

| September 7, 2017 – 10:16 am | 739 views

Last autumn, VG and Dagbladet, two of Norway’s most-read tabloid newspapers, began exploring the possibility of collaborating on fact-checking.
In December 2016, a small team of journalists, developers and designers from the two organisations started working on the project, …

Pop-Up Newsroom aims to unlock best practices for collaboration between news organisations and technology companies

| August 31, 2017 – 11:14 am | 1,352 views
Screenshot from Pop-Up Newsroom

How can we make digital editorial collaborations more efficient? Pop-Up Newsroom, a joint initiative from Meedan and Dig Deeper Media, launched in June with the aim of setting up a framework that encourages both editorial and technological innovation.

Announcing the agenda for July’s newsrewired

| June 1, 2017 – 11:16 am | 1,122 views

Our next newsrewired event is less than two months away – this will be Journalism.co.uk’s 19th digital journalism conference, and it will take place on 19 July at Reuters in Canary Wharf, London.
As usual, the …

Sasha Koren, Guardian Mobile Innovation Lab editor, to give keynote speech at July’s newsrewired

| May 24, 2017 – 5:10 pm | 1,077 views
Sasha Koren, Guardian Mobile Innovation Lab

With less than two months to go until newsrewired on 19 July, we are delighted to announce Sasha Koren as the keynote speaker at our 19th digital journalism event held at Reuters in Canary Wharf, …

Spotlight talks and making big things happen on small budgets: More speakers announced for July’s newsrewired

| May 16, 2017 – 11:34 am | 1,558 views
(L-R) Reuters' Reg Chua, BBC News Labs' Susanne Weber, Quartz's Jill Petzinger and Goldsmiths' ‎Miranda McLachlan at newsrewired on February 8, 2017

Our 19th newsrewired conference exploring the latest innovations and techniques in digital journalism is only two months away and we have a fantastic lineup of experts joining us on 19 July at Reuters in Canary …