National Conference Program
Journalism and the Disruption of Truth
Telling our audience that we are truth tellers and only report the facts is not enough anymore. This conference will explore the value of journalism, both as a business and as a profession, and how we can regain the public’s trust.
Sessions to expect at the conference:
In Conversation with Lara Setrakian – NewsDeeply.com/Press Forward
Lara was the first journalist to publically talk about what happened at ABC News with Mark Halperin, who was fired from NBC and Showtime for his past sexual harassment behavior. She is the Co-Founder of Press Forward, an organization dedicated to improving newsroom work culture.
Journalism and the Trust Factor
Special guest – John Clinton, Chair Edelman Canada and North American Head of Creative and Content will break down The 2018 Edelman TRUST BAROMETER and its impact on the value of journalism, both as a business and as a profession, and gaining the public’s trust.
News leaders discuss exclusive poll results asking the question: Are news organizations out of step with the world today?
The Platforms Debate
Are the platforms the News industry’s saviour or destroyer?Is there life after social for news organizations?
As news organizations expand their digital content options – how are they managing opinion, commentary, and analysis alongside their regular reporting.
New Content Module Sessions
Podcast$ make money – here’s how
How to remodel your radio and TV news broadcasts
The future of wire services
Be a better investigator and accountability interviewer
The art of the image
The new Canadian demographics and what that means for the news industry.
Audience metrics 2020 – looking ahead to the new revenue models.
New this year
Career Booths: Have your work critiqued by a news leader