Model of Journalism in the Digital and Mobile Revolution
Jul 20, 2013

How do we create and re-purpose news content in the transition from print to online? What are the smart and viable approaches in adopting a “Digital First” strategy in a challenging landscape? What tools are available to help Journalists better manage and “up their game” in the shifting paradigm?

This first and inaugural event in Asia, Digital Journalism World 2013 (7-8 October, Singapore) will capture this exciting shift in Journalism onto the digital stage, as it embraces new technology and innovations in the digital space and multiple online platforms, while discarding old paradigms. This is a premier gathering of Journalists, Producers, Writers, Publishers and Executives in digital journalism, well known global media brands, trade and business media brands, as well as mobile and digital technology providers.

This event will focus very much on the tools of change & new technology platforms for the digital media & online news broadcast & journalism industry. Issues will cover news creation, to news gathering & re-purposing to news flow management & distribution.

Key Themes explored:

• Big Data
• Social Media & Citizen Journalism
• News consumption
• Live blogging as medium
• New Technology and New Tools of Change & Rise of Mobile Journalism
• Digital Ethics
• Integrative Model for Mainstream and Alternative Journalism
• Brands & Journalists
• Building & Engaging Online Communities

These exciting issues will be discussed and deliberated by the key stakeholders:

• What is the model of Journalism in the age of digital media?
• What opportunities and challenges are Journalists facing in the digital and mobile revolution?
• What are the current progress in adapting to social media and the changes in the newsroom with its new interactions with audiences?
• The rise in social story-telling and buzzfeed – is this the future of journalism?
• What new tools do social media require for professionals and how does that affect our legacy systems?
• What is the role of a journalist in a big data world?
• What tools are helping journalists to work with big data?
• How to identify trends early using tools available? How can we use big data to uncover facts and the truth?
• How is live blogging used effectively in telling stores in real time?
• How can traditional newsroom and digital ones build real value in real time live journalism?
• Where is the biggest news audience? - Newspaper, Radio, TV, Social, Web?
• How news consumption has changed, what does it mean to have “news coverage” today?
• What are the key characteristics of mobile media consumption across screens and platforms? changing media vs changing consumer
• Using YouTube for news breaks; building campaigns; collect information and promoting reporting
• Use of augmented reality and engaging digital audiences
• What are some of the most power tools to truly engage our audience and listening to them
• Using data visualization tools
• How does Mobile impact the world of journalism now?
• What are the new jobs we’ve never heard of but need now?
• What are the key challenges facing Journalists today?
• What influences an audience to download a news app or digital news piece?
• What are some great ways to grow your social media presence across borders and bring your reporting into the right online communities?
• What are the best practices in terms of correcting/editing content? How about updating archives and what are some of the causes that lead to seizure of a blog?
• How do we handle social media sources and their validity?
• With the speed of news on social media, how do we ensure accuracy over speed?
• Understanding Journalists as brands
• What does digital journalism and media (TV, radio etc) look like in mobile-first, user-centric world?
• How do we build a respected journalism brand in the heart of social media, with integrative, interactive and conversational marketing built in

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For enquiries and for info to attend this event, please contact:

Deborah Crystal Lee
Marketing Manager
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Organized by Asher Russell Events Pte Ltd