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Does Your Newsroom Look Like Your Target Audience?

  • Elinor Shields
  • Olga Stern

How can we match our teams to rapidly growing diverse audiences to produce truly relevant content? Specifically, as European newsrooms seek to engage more women, what steps are...

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It Just Got Personal: Engagement via Chat Apps

  • Sarah Marshall

Chat apps have emerged as a high-touch, high-engagement opportunity for newsrooms around the world. In particular, Snapchat has quickly risen to become an exciting tool for...

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When News Breaks Bad: UGC in the Newsroom

  • Fergus Bell
  • Mandy Jenkins

User-generated content is an increasingly valuable resource for journalists but also a potential source of well-intentioned missteps. In 2015 alone, terrorism, natural disasters...

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Click. Watch. Share. Getting socially engaging video right

  • Liam Corcoran
  • Sarah Frank

The popularity of video content has exploded over the last several years, and audiences are hungry for more original content. We’ll discuss what content plays well, and what...

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People You May Know: Your Audience

  • Renée Kaplan
  • Mary Hamilton
  • Moderated by Federica Cherubini

Join us for this exceptional kick-off to our day of audience engagement, as our experts mine their experimental approaches to discuss what we know about the communities we serve,...

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Hang Time: How Long Does Your Audience Stay With Your Data?

  • Moritz Klack

Do people actually interact with interactives? How do you make your audience feel emotionally connected with your data? The Berliner Morgenpost’s Moritz Klack will discuss how...

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Knocking Down the Language Barrier

  • Stijn Aelbers
  • Moderated by Eliza Anyangwe

Whether we’re talking about the migrant routes in Europe, countries where multiple languages are spoken or conversations around terrorism and extremism, hot-button topics in the...

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Reaching Unexpected Audiences With New Platforms

  • Erica Berger

New platforms represent an opportunity to connect with your audience in innovative ways. But they also offer the opportunity to find audiences you didn’t expect. Although this...

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What Journalists Can Learn from Game Designers About Engagement

  • Lindsay Grace

Game designers know how to create immersive and transformational storytelling experiences, using rigorous user feedback testing and rapid iteration. Closing keynote speaker...