Digital Journalism Insights 2019: Lightning Talks from ONA Board Candidates

Presented at ONA19
September 11, 2019
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We’ll hear from key leaders in the digital journalism community – candidates for ONA’s Board of Directors – about their approach to balancing innovation, engagement, revenue and, of course, core journalism. The brief meetup that follows is a chance to ask one-on-one questions of those who want to guide ONA over the next few years.

This session is designed for:

  • Anyone who wants a “big picture” look at current trends in journalism: if you’re at our conference or watching online, that’s you!
  • Executives looking for a glimpse at what their peers see as emerging issues
  • ONA members and voters who want more information about the Board of Directors candidate slate

More information on the Board of Elections process

More information about the 2020 Board Candidates


Speakers

Andrew Fitzgerald
Chief Digital Content Officer, Hearst Television
Anita Li
Director of Communities, The Discourse
Brad Luck
Director, Integrated Media, NBC Connecticut
Charo Henríquez
Senior Editor of Digital Transition Strategy, The New York Times
David Smydra
Head, News Product Experience, Google
Fergus Bell
Journalist/Strategist, Dig Deeper Media/Pop-Up Newsroom
Margaret Schneider
Director of Editorial Projects, Alley
Shazna Nessa
Global Head of Visuals, The Wall Street Journal
Versha Sharma
Managing Editor and Senior Correspondent, NowThis

Moderators

David Cohn
Senior Director, Alpha Group, Advance Digital
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