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Newsrewired+ training (23 Nov) now available: Stories, podcasting, media law

| September 4, 2017 – 3:13 pm | 479 views
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A focus on practical, hands-on learning has always been at the heart of newsrewired, and Journalism.co.uk will be hosting a full day of training after the main conference in November. Delegates can register to attend the conference (22 November) and one of the full-day courses during the training day (23 November) by purchasing a newsrewired+ ticket.

Early-bird Newsrewired+ tickets are available for £323+VAT until 15 September, after which you will be able to purchase standard tickets for £368+VAT).

Newsrewired+ tickets represent a 10 per cent discount compared to booking tickets for both days separately.

Both the conference and training day are hosted at the Reuters office in Canary Wharf, London. The conference agenda for the day includes talks and in-depth sessions on storytelling for mobile audiences, collaboration in the newsroom, and the applications of the graphic novel format in journalism. An early-bird ticket for the conference costs just £130+VAT, and can be purchased separately here: sign up to attend newsrewired, 22 November.

Announcing the next newsrewired event: 22-23 November 2017, London

| July 31, 2017 – 4:19 pm | 1,135 views
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Our next newsrewired digital journalism event will take place on 22-23 November at Reuters HQ in Canary Wharf, London. This will be Journalism.co.uk’s 20th newsrewired conference, featuring a mix of panels, talks and workshops on 22 November, followed by a full day of training for newsrewired+ delegates, who will be able to register to attend one of three full-day, practical training courses.

As usual, newsrewired will look at the latest trends and techniques in digital journalism, in a hands-on, accessible way, highlighting tools, workflows and lessons delegates can then take back to their teams and start applying in their day-to-day work.

Journalism.co.uk has started working on the agenda for the conference on 22 November, as well as the training options for 23 November, and the first speakers will be announced soon. We are now able to reveal some of the topics we plan to include on the agenda, as well as open registration for discounted early-bird tickets.

Speakers from the Guardian and Independent join elections panel

| July 13, 2017 – 5:31 pm | 611 views
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The Journalism.co.uk team has been hard at work making the final preparations for the newsrewired digital journalism conference, taking place at Reuters in London next week on 19 July. In between prepping the information sheets for delegates and the swag bags, we have also added two more speakers to our panel on election reporting and political journalism.

We are very happy to announce that Anushka Asthana, joint political editor, the Guardian, and Christian Broughton, editor, The Independent, will be joining a panel discussing election coverage, reporting on polls, and making political journalism more engaging, alongside Guy Faulconbridge, Reuters UK bureau chief, and Kate McCann, senior political correspondent at The Telegraph.

Focusing on the individual: Al Jazeera’s #Hacked game on the Syrian cyberwar

| February 8, 2017 – 5:58 pm | 1,130 views
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Investigative journalist Juliana Ruhfus offers insights into an interactive game based on the real-life events of Syria’s cyberwar.

How can fact-checking be automated?

| February 8, 2017 – 5:23 pm | 2,249 views
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Newsrooms are under increasing pressure to guarantee they’re reporting the facts, but can the process of fact-checking be outsourced and automated?

3 ways to make data visualisations and interactives work on mobile

| February 8, 2017 – 5:07 pm | 807 views
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Speaking at news:rewired, The Financial Times’ Martin Stabe and WSJ’s Colleen McEnaney shared some advice for making sure data visualisations work on mobile

How much should reporters fear robot journalism?

| February 8, 2017 – 3:42 pm | 1,210 views
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The rise of ‘robot journalism’ has prompted fears that some journalists might be out of a job, but Reuters’ Reginald Chua suggests otherwise

6 ways to prepare your newsroom for live video

| February 8, 2017 – 3:13 pm | 1,127 views
(L-R) IBT Media's Alfred Joyner, Buzzfeed News' Andy Dangerfield, Ultra Social's Sue Llewellyn, and First Draft's Jenni Sargent at news:rewired on February 8, 2017

Experts from Buzzfeed, Ultra Social, IBT Media and First Draft discussed how newsrooms can engage audiences through live video reports at news:rewired

5 ways to tackle fake news

| February 8, 2017 – 2:06 pm | 2,039 views
Claire Wardle speaking at news:rewired, February 8, 2017

The invasion of “fake news” has unsettled both the creators and consumers of news, muddying the relationship between publishers and their audience

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 …