Technology

ONA20

#AMA About News SEO and Ranking in Google

  • Chelsey Heath
  • William Flannigan

This ask-me-anything style session will give the audience a crash course in SEO (search engine optimization) from the news perspective – and oh yeah, we’ll be playing video...

ONA20

Investigating AI and Surveillance Technology in Your Community

  • Hannah Sassaman
  • Rashida Richardson
  • Inioluwa Raji
  • Moderated by Kashmir Hill

The use of algorithmic decision-making tools is on the rise across our institutions, from criminal justice and education to public benefits and health care. Take facial...

ONA20

Microsoft AI: Empowering the Art and Science of Journalism

  • Deb Adeogba
  • Jamie Burgess

Hear from Jamie and Deb at Microsoft News Labs who will showcase a number of AI solutions that will help you reach new audiences, engage more people and reduce day to day...

ONA20

How and Why We Should Democratize the CMS

  • Margaret Schneider

Transitions into new technologies and platforms must be approached from both a business and editorial perspective, and must include and reflect a variety of voices at every step...

ONA20

Preparing for the Cookieless World: How to Engage and Monetize Content in 2021 + Beyond

  • Hersh Patel
  • Dean Chandler

Google Chrome has is banning third-party cookies by 2022. Regulations such as GDPR and CCPA have limited the ability to target users across the web. Privacy-first strategies are...

ONA20

Election 2020: Combating Misinformation, Disinformation and Deepfakes

  • An Xiao Mina
  • Matthew Wright
  • Claire Wardle
  • Moderated by Matt Thompson

Each election cycle sees new tactics and technology used to misinform the public in the digital space. Join this high-level discussion on the dangers of disinformation and...

ONA20

Cover Your Assets: How Not to Get Hacked and Other Essential Security Tips

  • Megan Stifel
  • Runa Sandvik
  • Ahana Datta
  • Julian Hayda

With every new tool to help report the news, there may also come new vulnerabilities that foreign actors among others can leverage to sow distrust in journalists, the Internet,...

A Guide to Photogrammetry Photography

Humans perceive and experience the world in three dimensions. Photogrammetry provides a bridge from the physical world’s reality to digital immersive realities. It enables...

ONA19

What We Learned from Looking at 1.2 Billion Google Top Stories Boxes

This event is possible through the support of Chorus by Vox Media Presenters: Tobias Fellner-Jost, who founded the award-winning Trisolute News Dashboard, and Chelsey Heath, news...