ONA16

Story, Platform and Design: Digital Journalism Insights + VIP Meetup

  • Moderated by Marie Tessier

Questions continue to swirl in the digital journalism community about how best to meet readers’ needs and expectations while creating dynamic, quality stories across multiple...

[Unconference] Engagement is Relational, Not Transactional

Tell us what we've missed! The unconference is a chance for registered attendees to propose conversations on topics we may not have covered elsewhere. Walking through the...

It’s Not Mobile First. Think Content First.

  • Sarah Squire
  • Allison Morrow

Designers and developers have been talking about mobile first for a few years now, but it’s time to pivot. What are we trying to say, and what do we want our audience to take...

What We Really Mean When We Talk About Empathy and Analytics

  • Shannon McGregor
  • Scott Smallwood

The conversation around analytics has evolved way beyond simple click metrics; you could say it’s gotten meta. Experts from the Engaging News Project and the Chronicle of Higher...

[Unconference] How Questions Saved My Life and Publishing Industry in Europe

Tell us what we've missed! The unconference is a chance for registered attendees to propose conversations on topics we may not have covered elsewhere. How do you make people...

Product-ify Your Newsroom: Innovate with Product Thinking

  • Katharine Bailey
  • Greg Emerson
  • Hailey Persinger

Even without a product team, a dedicated manager or journalist can mobilize the resources to incite change in the newsroom and its products. Our team of presenters will examine...

It’s Raining Bots

  • Stephanie Clary
  • Andrew Pinzler
  • Moderated by Sarah Squire

From Messenger to Slack, bots are suddenly all the rage. They offer a bold new world of distribution that makes Facebook Instant Articles look old-fashioned. Bots can go anywhere,...

[Unconference] How to Solve Local Journalism's Money Problem

Tell us what we've missed! The unconference is a chance for registered attendees to propose conversations on topics we may not have covered elsewhere. The advertising model...

Designing More Emotionally Intelligent Digital Experiences

  • Anjali Mullany

A range of companies — from social networking startups to media organizations to tech titans like Facebook — have been boldly experimenting to allow audiences to express their...