ONA16

ONA16

VR Technical Workshop: Introduction to Unity

  • Daniel Pacheco

True virtual reality is more than 360 video; it also contains computer-designed graphic elements. We’ll do a quick crash course on the Unity game engine, one of the most common...

ONA16

2016’s Tech Trends in Journalism

  • Amy Webb

This perennially standing-room-only session brings the future-think to ONA16. Amy Webb will demo never-before-seen tech prototypes, betas and other surprises. She’ll give us...

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The 2016 Legal Panel

  • Gregg Leslie
  • Eric Lieberman
  • Steve Zansberg

Join us for this interactive session, updated each year with fresh, relevant guidance on the unique legal issues surrounding digital journalism and technology. Come prepared with...

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VR Technical Town Hall

  • Robert Hernandez

If you’ve been through the process of making your first VR piece, this Town Hall is for you. It’s a chance to openly discuss best practices, tools, current and upcoming gear...

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Tools v. Snowflakes

  • Chris Amico
  • Priya Krishnakumar

If you build interactive news applications or graphics, you likely agonize over this question: “Can I reuse this, or is this a one-off?” If reusable, what uses cases will it...

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The Revenue Roundup: 6 Idea$ to Monetize Your Newsroom

Looking for some fresh revenue streams? Our seven experts present lightning talks (five minutes or less) on ideas that go beyond advertising, events and subscriptions.

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F* It, We’ll Do It Live: Workshopping The Hows & Whys Of Live Stream Part I

  • Brandon Echter
  • Claire ONeill

In this session we’ll review the various tools available to newsrooms interested in streaming live video, and how to get started with limited resources. We’ll also do a more...

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Hype or Here: When Should I Use 360/VR in My Storytelling?

  • Jessica Lauretti
  • Jamie Pallot
  • Jenna Pirog

Dozens of newsrooms have gotten into 360 video / virtual reality reporting since ONA15, so it’s time to explore the question of when and where it makes sense to use these...

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Bringing Ethical and Social Newsgathering to Your Newsroom

  • Mandy Jenkins
  • Eric Carvin
  • Fergus Bell

How do you maintain high content-verification standards with limited resources? How should your newsroom be clearing rights and crediting sources? What are the dos and don’ts of...