Journalism events diary

Please email information about your events of interest to journalists to Grace Foley grace at journalism.co.uk or call 01273 243592.

The Centre for Investigative Journalism (CIJ) Summer Conference

Start date: 02/07/15
End date: 04/07/2015

Details:
The CIJ Investigative Journalism Summer Conference is the only event in the UK offering practical training in investigative skills. For journalists and others who wish to improve their knowledge, this intensive course showcases a wide variety of experts.

You will learn:

- New ways of doing investigative journalism
- Data journalism (formerly computer assisted reporting)
- Financial journalism, including tax evasion
- Libel and privacy law
- Advanced internet research and analysis
- Story-based inquiry with new hands-on classes
- Access to information laws, including FOIA
- WebDocs - Interactive storytelling and data visualisation

Venue:
New Academic Building,
Goldsmiths, University of London
Lewisham Way
New Cross
SE14 6NW

Web: click here

The future of news: partnerships, engagement and diversity - seminar

Start date: 09/07/15

Details:
Attendees at this seminar will consider the UK news and current affairs landscape including latest developments in news consumption, technology, and service and business models - with particular focus on social media, content discovery and audience data.

Venue:
The Caledonian Club,9 Halkin Street, London SW1X 7DR

Web: click here

Digital Publishing Innovation Summit

Start date: 16/07/15
End date: 17/07/2015

Details:
Monitizing your content through new means - The Digital Publishing Innovation Summit is bringing together the current leaders and brands within the space for two days - better than any before. With attendance from the online media industry, publishers and content leaders this interactive platform boasts a senior level demographic where real problems get solved.

Venue:
The Pierre Hotel, New York

Contact address:
The Pierre Hotel, New York

Web: click here

The European Conference on Media, Communication and Film 2015

Start date: 16/07/15

Details:
This international and interdisciplinary conference will again bring together a range of academics and practitioners to discuss new directions of research and discovery in media, communication and film. As with IAFOR’s other events, EuroMedia2015 will afford the opportunity for renewing old acquaintances, making new contacts, and networking across higher education and beyond.

Venue:
The Thistle, Brighton

Web: click here

news:rewired

Start date: 16/07/15

Details:
A one-day event organised by Journalism.co.uk at MSN HQ in London. The conference aims to showcase the latest in tools, tips and trends in digital journalism, with a focus on practical advice for working journalist at any level.

There is also an option to purchase a News:rewired+ ticket, which includes a training course on July 17th.

Venue:
MSN HQ, London

Email: info@journalism.co.uk
Web: click here

The writers' summer school

Start date: 08/08/15
End date: 14/08/15

Details:
A week-long programme for writers of all ages, abilities and genres featuring courses, workshops, panels and one-to-one sessions. Cost includes full board and evening entertainment. 2015 inspirational guest speakers include Simon Brett and Alex Gray.

See the website for details of the short story, writing for children and poetry competitions – closing date 30 April 2015.

Venue:
The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Derbyshire
Contact: Cathy Grimmer

Web: click here

What next for community journalism? One-day ideas exchange

Start date: 09/09/15

Details:
The event will take place on Wednesday 9 September 2015, at Cardiff University’s School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, and is free for all to attend with lunch and refreshments included.

The day will bring together community journalists, academics, policy makers and technologists to explore the future of the sector, discuss solutions to common problems and showcase the latest innovations.

Venue:
Cardiff University

Web: click here

Social Media Week

Start date: 14/09/15
End date: 18/09/2015

Details:
Social Media Week London is a week long conference that provides the ideas, trends, insights and inspiration to help people and businesses understand how to achieve more in a hyper-connected world. The event features a central stage for keynotes and panels, multiple rooms for workshops, masterclasses and presentations, and an area dedicated to co-working, networking and interactive installations.

Venue:
B1, Victoria House, London

Web: click here

European News Media Conference

Start date: 18/10/15
End date: 20/10/2015

Details:
A three-day conference highlighting what European media executives need to know now to grow audience, revenue, and brand amid new digital dynamics.

Key topics include native storytelling, the impact of video on social storytelling and how to utilise data in the newsroom and advertising sales.

Venue:
Boscolo Budapest Hotel
Erzsébet krt. 9-11
1073 Budapest
Hungary
Contact: Tom Corbett

Telephone: +32 486 37 13 36
Email: tom.corbett@inma.org
Web: click here

Monetising Media

Start date: 21/10/15
End date: 23/10/2015

Details:
This event focuses on how to make money in media today. The speakers will discuss the challenges and opportunities that can be found in mobile, data, video and digital advertising.

Monetising Media will feature case studies, analysis, debates, workshops and training from a group of global industry leaders.

Venue:
Millennium Gloucester, London

Telephone: +44 (0) 20 3691 5893
Email: info@monetisingmedia.com
Web: click here

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