LEADING NEWSROOM CHANGE MEDIA LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME

Deadline: Rolling Basis
Development Course Reuters Institute’s Leading Newsroom Change is a two-day leadership development course for senior media professionals, with discussions and presentations led by industry experts specialising in business models, organisational transformation, audience development, and the latest approaches to storytelling.

2019 WORLD JOURNALISM EDUCATION CONGRESS MEETING IN PARIS

9-11 July 2019 – Paris, France
Join the World Journalism Education Congress in Paris, France, in July 2019. The conference will focus on digitalisation, teaching methods, curricula, and how journalism schools could be on the verge of radically changing the way they teach journalism.

TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE FOR GEN SUMMIT 2019

19-21 June 2019 – Lisbon, Portugal
The annual GEN Summit 2019 will feature key speakers at the forefront of journalism and technology giving you the skills and tools to bring about change of global newsrooms.

GUARDIAN MASTERCLASS ON LONG-FORM JOURNALISM WITH WILL STORR

9 February 2019 – London, UK
The Guardian is holding a masterclass with one of their award-winning journalists Will Storr on long-form journalism and storytelling. The class covers the essential skills of feature writing – from pitching story ideas to editors to crafting compelling articles for different publications.

DIGITAL MEDIA EUROPE 2019

1-2 April 2019 – Vienna, Austria
Featuring panel discussions, intimate Q&As and extensive networking opportunities, DME’19 is set to examine solutions to the issues facing publishers in this period of rapid change.

REVIEW: AN INTRODUCTION TO FUNDING JOURNALISM AND MEDIA BY THE ARIADNE NETWORK

The Ariadne Network, which brings European donors and staff together to work in support of human rights, social change, and justice, released a seminal guide in collaboration with the Transparency and Accountability Initiative earlier this year. Written by Sameer Padania, “An Introduction to Funding Journalism and Media,” offers clear and detailed advice to guide those wishing to venture into funding journalism and media projects with the right tools necessary to navigate the funding landscape.

HIGHWAY AFRICA CONFERENCE 2018

29-30 Nov, 2018, Grahamstown, South Africa
The Highway Africa Conference is a project of Rhodes University (Grahamstown, South Africa). The 22-year old event is supported by a variety of partners including Government, corporate South Africa and development agencies.

PRAGUE MEDIA POINT CONFERENCE: MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY, 2018

15 Nov – 17 Nov, 2018, Prague, Czech Republic
Prague Media Point is a series of annual international conferences, dedicated to discussing the changing media landscape in a professional, political, economic, and social context. These events gather leading academics, journalists, media executives, and experts from around the world to exchange experiences, establish new relationships, and debate challenges facing both traditional and new media. The topic for this iteration of conference is Media and Technology: Innovative Journalism in a Contested Political Space.

DIGITAL MEDIA LATAM 2018

14 Nov – 16 Nov, 2018, Bogota, Colombia

Digital Media LATAM 2018 brings to you a concise, carefully-tailored, rich and relevant programme along with a perfect mix of business, editorial and technology topics. It will deliver a series of sessions from the world’s best speakers brought to LATAM, on a wide range of topics including innovation in newsrooms, digital journalism storytelling, audience monetisation and data science for media companies.

DIGITAL MEDIA ASIA 2018

07 Nov – 09 Nov, 2018, Hong Kong

Digital Media Asia has, since its launch in 2009, grown to become the largest new media conference dedicated to the news publishing industry in Asia. The event offers three focussed days of conference and workshops and a technology and services expo.
The 9th Asian Digital Media Awards will be presented during the conference.

TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE: RORY PECK AWARDS 2018

1 November – London, UK
Join Sky News’ Alex Crawford and BBC’s Jeremy Bowen for the Rory Peck Trust Awards 2018, celebrating freelancers working behind the camera to bring us the very latest in global affairs and news.

EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM 2018

27 Sept to 29 Sept, 2018, Baltimore, United States
Join EIJ18 this September in Baltimore for a journalism conference that could change your career. Sign up by September 5 and save as much as $100 on your registration.