Journalism events diary

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News Impact Summit - Identity & Inclusion: Local News With Diverse Voices

Date: 6 December 2019

Details: At this Summit, we will present initiatives that are reaching underserved communities by innovating with social media. Some are building platforms to fight misinformation. Others are investing in diverse teams and new storytelling formats to talk about, and challenge, stereotypes of poverty, discrimination and gender.

Venue: Munich, Germany

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Campaign Publishing Summit

Date: 3 December 2019

Details: The Campaign Publishing Summit will provide you with the latest thinking on the capabilities and technology needed to increase audience engagement and crucially, how it can underpin greater profitability.

Venue: London, UK

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ARIJ Annual Forum for Investigative Journalism

Date: 30 November -2 December 2019

Details: ARIJ is organising a conference of elite trainers to develop investigative skills in the Arab world and with the participation of more than 500 journalists.

Venue: Dead Sea, Jordan

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Date: 27 November 2019

Details: This will be our 25th conference, and, as usual, we are keen to give you practical tips and advice on tools and programmes, organisational processes, approaches and strategies, so you can leave with ideas to implement in your own newsrooms. That is at the heart of what Newsrewired is about.

Venue: London, UK

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Outriders Stage

Date: 21-22 November 2019

Details: We are Outriders Network, a knowledge sharing platform for journalists, reporters, and storytellers. Our aim is to help you create better stories. If you want to share what you are up to, and want to learn from others – join us.

Venue: Warsaw, Poland

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News Impact Summit - Covering Politics in the Misinformation Age

Date: 15 November 2019

Details: How can journalists provide reliable information in a sea of information, misinformation and data? During this summit, experts will tell us how to make the most of digital tools to cover elections, by sharing experiences that range from creating new apps to deliver election results in real time to smartphones, to experimenting with platforms that flag and debunk misinformation during elections.

Venue: Lyon, France

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Westminster Media Forum policy conference: The future for news and journalism in the UK

Date: 12 November 2019

Details: This conference will consider the way forward for developing a sustainable future for high-quality journalism and public interest news in the UK - following the publication of the Cairncross Review.

Taking place as the Government consults on its response to the Cairncross Review, delegates will consider its key findings and recommendations, and the next steps for policymakers, regulators and the industry.

Venue: London, UK

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CIJNewcastle Investigative Journalism Conference

Date: 09 November 2019

Details: The Centre for Investigative Journalism in partnership with the Civic Journalism Lab at Newcastle University invite you to a one-day conference in investigative journalism skills. The conference is designed for journalists, NGOs, campaigners, researchers and anybody who’s interested in how to find things out.

HuffPost UK’s Emma Youle and Jess Brammar will open the conference with a talk about investigative journalism in a digital age and Duncan Campbell will finish the day talking about his life as a crime reporter and his latest book We’ll All Be Murdered In Our Beds: The Shocking History of Crime Reporting in Britain.

Venue: Newcastle University, UK

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Solutions Journalism Summit

Date: 8-11 November 2019

Details: The Solutions Journalism Summit is SJN's annual gathering of unbelievably smart and fun journalists from around the world focused on (or interested in) reporting on how people are responding to social problems. Together over 2.5 days, we’ll explore best practices, new ideas, and potential collaborations between the roughly 90 attendees and SJN team members.

Venue: Sundance, Utah

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Mumbrella 360

Date: 5-7 November 2019

Details: Mumbrella360 Asia attracts the industry’s most prominent media, marketing and agency professionals from across Asia and the rest of the world. Full of ideas that change the optic on how you think about marketing, this will be the event you cannot afford to miss this year. As well as four lively stages, there will be a dedicated masterclass stream, large exhibition area and a dedicated networking forum. More than 1,100 people came to the inaugural event to see 150 speakers across 70 sessions, over three days, at the event with more than 30 sponsors. This year, we are expecting an even bigger crowd. Book now to secure your spot.

Venue: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

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AOP Digital Publishing Summit

Date: 30 October 2019

Details: The AOP Digital Publishing Summit brings together the leadership teams of online publishers to focus on these opportunities and, to explore solutions to the more stubborn challenges that continue to compromise business profitability.

Venue: London, UK

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Africa Investigative Journalism Conference

Date: 28-30 October 2019

Details: The Africa Investigative Journalism Conference is the largest gathering of investigative journalists in Africa, organized by Wits Journalism.

Venue: Johannesburg, South Africa

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Journo Resources Live: Getting The Journalism Job You Want

Date: 26 October 2019

Details: Journo Resources, in conjunction with Sheffield Hallam University, is delighted to running Journo Resources Live, a day-long event which will help you get the journalism job you want (and progress once you're there).

Venue: Sheffield, UK

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Hearken's Engagement Innovation Summit

Date: 23-24 October 2019

Details: Join audience engagement enthusiasts and innovators across community-focused industries to explore how a culture of listening, service and trust-building can make us better at what we do. This inaugural summit will include a special focus on what it takes to create more engaged elections coverage.

Venue: Brooklyn, USA

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The Power of Storytelling

Date: 18-19 October 2019

Details: The theme for the 9th edition is Heal, as the event will touch on the power of stories to mend the world, patch our collective wounds, alleviate some of our pain, and bring solace.

The fantastic lineup of speakers will share both craft tips about how we can all become better at the stories we tell - as communicators, as journalists, as leaders -, but also inspire us to think beyond story format and delivery to the deeper meaning of our words, pictures or images.

Venue: Bucharest, Romania

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