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Presentations: Mobile reporting session at #newsrw

One of the sessions at news:rewired – digital stories looked at some useful apps and ideas for using a mobile phone for reporting. Speakers also shared some of the interesting initiatives from news outlets in the mobile space.

Speakers were: Eric Siereveld, vice president, Scoopshot; Neil McIntosh, deputy editor, Europe, Wall Street Journal; Marc Settle, project producer at the BBC College of Journalism specialising in mobile journalism; Nick Garnett, North of England correspondent, BBC 5 Live. The session was moderated by Kevin Anderson, editor and digital strategist, Knowledge Bridge, Media Development Loan Fund.

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Presentations: Collecting social conversations session at #newsrw

The first panel session at news:rewired – digital stories looked at the ways journalists can find conversations taking place on various social media platforms, discover news leads and tune in to audience reactions.

The panel consisted of: Ian Barber, senior developer advocate, Google+; Katie Rogers, social news editor, Guardian US; Dave Wyllie, editor,; Catriona Oldershaw, UK managing director, Synthesio. It was moderated by Gabrielle Laine-Peters, social media consultant.

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Presentations: Long-form digital journalism session at #newsrw

Presentations and coverage of the news:rewired session on long-form digital journalism.

The speakers were: Bobbie Johnson, co-founder, Matter; Alex Miller, executive editor of VICE UK; Simon Frantz, deputy editor of BBC Future, a project from the commercial arm of the BBC; Patrick Hussey, digital lead, Aeon magazine. It was moderated by Kathryn Corrick, training business manager, Open Data Institute.

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Presentations and videos: Mobile news

At news:rewired – full stream ahead,’s conference in digital journalism, Subhajit Banerjee, mobile editor, Guardian; Robert Shrimsley, managing editor of; Peter Bale, vice president and general manager of CNN International Digital and Kate Milner, mobile product manager, BBC News shared their successes and research in mobile news. The session was moderated by Katie King, senior product manager, Portal & Partners, MSN UK

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Presentations and videos: Making digital journalism sustainable

John Barnes, managing director of the technology and digital division at Incisive Media; Stephen Folwell, business director, multimedia and brand extensions, Guardian News & Media; Dennis Mortensen, chief executive and founder, Visual Revenue. Lucia Adams, digital development editor, The Times discuss making digital journalism sustainable

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