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Speakers from the Guardian and Independent join elections panel

| July 13, 2017 – 5:31 pm | 2,096 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 | 3,027 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 | 10,655 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 | 1,857 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 | 2,512 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 | 2,278 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 | 3,658 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 | 1,488 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 …

Programme updates: Lunchtime workshop and automation session

| January 30, 2017 – 3:44 pm | 2,639 views
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With one week to go until the next newsrewired conference, the Journalism.co.uk team is pleased to announce two new sessions being added to the programme.

The speaker line-up for our automation session is complete, with speakers from BBC News Labs, Reuters, and Quartz joining us on stage to discuss all about automated processes in the newsroom.

Google News Lab will also be hosting a lunchtime workshop in digital storytelling, from using Google Earth for journalism to when VR should take centre stage.

Announcing the next newsrewired event – 8 February 2017

| August 10, 2016 – 5:23 pm | 3,868 views
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Journalism.co.uk is pleased to announce the next newsrewired digital journalism conference will take place on 8 February 2017 at Reuters in Canary Wharf, London.

This will be our 18th conference, and as usual, we’re aiming to provide delegates with practical skills and ideas they can take home and explore in their own organisations.

The day will feature a mix of workshops and panel discussions about the latest tools, trends and techniques in digital journalism. We are currently working on the programme and we will be announcing the sessions and the first speakers over the next few weeks.

A limited number of discounted early-bird tickets is available for £130 +VAT until 1 October or until the tickets sell out, whichever comes first – after that, tickets will be available for £180+VAT.