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‘Less talk, more action’: Why newsrooms must respond to the growing need of diverse representation

| November 27, 2019 – 5:25 pm | 199 views
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When reporters from working class and minority ethnic backgrounds are made to feel welcome, it can help news organisations thrive

Subject: Permission to attend Newsrewired conference on 27 November in London

| September 10, 2019 – 2:53 pm | 1,082 views

Looking to convince your manager to give you permission to attend Newsrewired? Copy/paste the message below, edit as appropriate, and send it to them.
Dear {name},
I would like to attend the Newsrewired conference taking place on …

Save £50 with our early-bird offer

| April 1, 2019 – 4:01 pm | 1,540 views
EARLY-BIRD TICKETS AVAILABLE

The next Newsrewired digital journalism conference will take place on 27 November 2019 at Reuters in Canary Wharf, LondonThis will be our 25th conference and, as usual, our sessions will give practical tips and advice on tools and strategies that delegates can try in their own newsrooms.

As it happened: Audience engagement: Practical applications beyond buzzwords

| March 3, 2018 – 1:44 pm | 1,167 views

This session, powered by Google’s Digital News Initiative, will explore some of the metrics and audience insights powering engagement initiatives at media organisations, and ways to turn these from numbers on a screen to products …

As it happened: The changing relationship between media organisations and their audiences

| March 3, 2018 – 1:39 pm | 1,113 views

The closing panel looks at the various ways in which news organisations have changed the way they work with their readers or involve them in the research or reporting process, from producing or peer-review stories, …

As it happened: The Credibility Coalition

| March 3, 2018 – 1:37 pm | 739 views

While there have been calls for an increased effort to improve the detection of and response to misinformation, doing so effectively requires a holistic approach, with reputation systems, fact-checking, media literacy, revenue models, and public …

As it happened: Live video online

| March 3, 2018 – 12:37 pm | 962 views

From social media to publishers’ own websites, online livestreaming is a popular format, allowing audiences a glimpse of places and stories they would otherwise not experience in real time and favoured by social networks as …

Ask Facebook your questions at newsrewired

| June 28, 2017 – 11:49 am | 1,881 views
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Delegates at newsrewired on 19 July will be able to drop by the Facebook help desk during the day to discuss products, engineering, get advice on how to best use the platform, and find out more about the work Facebook is doing around false news, training, and journalists’ safety.

The Facebook Journalism Project launched in January with three key aims: collaborative development of news products; training and tools for journalists, including e-learning courses and support for working with eyewitness media; and training and tools for everyone, promoting news literacy and working on tools to curb news hoaxes. 

If you’re interested in dropping by the Facebook help desk at newsrewired, please keep an eye on your email inbox – we’ll send you a short form over the next few days to find out which areas of discussion are of interest to you in order to make sure the help desk is staffed with the specialists you need.

Newsrewired takes place on 19 July at the Reuters office in Canary Wharf, London, and tickets cost £180+VAT. 

Practical learning is at the heart of the event, and attendees will hear about the latest trends and techniques in digital journalism through a mixture of panels, workshops and spotlight talks throughout the day.

The big challenges of special projects

| February 16, 2017 – 1:34 pm | 1,553 views
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As audience consumption habits continue to evolve as the digital media industry grows, newsrooms have been experimenting with bold new projects to engage audiences. A selection of these special projects were the topic of discussion …

Live video, news games and more: New speakers announced for February’s newsrewired

| October 26, 2016 – 5:50 pm | 3,467 views
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The next newsrewired digital journalism conference is taking place on 8 February at Reuters in Canary Wharf, London.

The Journalism.co.uk team is currently finalising the agenda, but before we can publish the full programme, we are pleased to announce speakers from Quartz, Al Jazeera, The Sun and IBT Media will be joining our expert line-up at the event.

The day will feature a mix of workshops and panel discussions about the latest tools, trends and techniques in digital journalism, including live social video, automation, collaboration, news games and more.