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| May 21, 2020 – 9:22 pm | 318 views

Journalism.co.uk and Google News Initiative have partnered again to offer 40 local journalists the opportunity to virtually attend the Newsrewired conference, taking place on 29 June – 2 July 2020.

Originally planned to take place on 4 June 2020 in Manchester, our event has been moved online due to covid-19. Before the pandemic, 200 digital journalists, publishers and communication professionals from around the world would gather thrice a year to discover the latest trends in digital media innovation.

This time, the four-day virtual event will feature talks and hands-on workshops, as well as two online training courses in creating engaging social content with your mobile phone; and sustainable revenue strategies for small, regional newsrooms.

The agenda will focus on reinventing journalistic work in ‘distributed newsrooms’; engaging audiences and building loyal community of readers; rethinking business models and exploring new, sustainable revenue streams; and reimagining what journalism will look like in the post-pandemic world.

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| November 27, 2019 – 3:40 pm | 1,057 views
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The travel media startup has found success in understanding what audiences are searching for and commissioning content based on that data – but what does this mean for news organisations?

Jenni Sargent, managing director at First Draft, on language around false claims, reaching sceptical audiences and collaboration

| November 22, 2019 – 4:32 pm | 867 views

Jenni Sargent founded First Draft in 2015 and has since been devising initiatives to support organisations that tackle the challenges of trust and truth online.

Newsrewired proudly supports PressPad to foster greater diversity in UK newsrooms

| November 18, 2019 – 12:53 pm | 1,045 views
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94 per cent of UK journalists are white. 86 per cent have gone to university. 78 per cent of 18-34- year-olds cannot afford to live in London, away from home, to do unpaid internships and get their foot in the door. PressPad is trying to change that.

Why Forbes bought UK business publication The Memo as part of its European expansion

| November 14, 2019 – 12:45 pm | 863 views
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Engage your audience by fulfilling six reader needs

| November 11, 2019 – 3:59 pm | 1,119 views
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Only 21 spaces left for Newsrewired – book your ticket today

| November 7, 2019 – 11:59 am | 881 views
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With less than three weeks to go to our Newsrewired conference, spaces are getting tighter so secure your place today – when they are gone, they are gone.

Keynote speaker Dmitry Shishkin, chief content officer at Culture Trip, joins Newsrewired

| November 4, 2019 – 2:02 pm | 894 views
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We are very excited to announce that Dmitry Shishkin will be joining us at our upcoming Newsrewired conference as keynote speaker on 27 November 2019 at Reuters, London.

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| October 28, 2019 – 5:45 pm | 602 views
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With our conference just around the corner, we put together a short video that rounds up main talking points on the agenda.
 
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Newsrewired sneak peek podcast: diversity, artificial intelligence, and future-proofing journalism

| October 25, 2019 – 12:00 pm | 909 views
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Our Newsrewired digital journalism conference is fast approaching and we are excited about the speaker lineup and the topics we have in store.

To offer you a taster of what is coming on 27 November, we caught up with four of our panellists on this week’s Journalism.co.uk podcast.

Hazel Baker, head of UGC newsgathering at Reuters, on deepfakes, misinformation and verification

| October 21, 2019 – 3:13 pm | 885 views
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