Empty Newsrooms, Booming Echo Chambers
THU, APRIL 10, 2014; 13:15 - 14:30
LOCATION: SBS, RHODES TRUST LECTURE THEATRE
Investigative journalism is a linchpin for transparency, accountability, democracy, and social progress. Yet several big news organizations have slashed or eliminated investigative units, dealing investigative journalism its biggest blow yet. What can be done? Engage with leaders of news outlets and investigative journalists from around the world to understand the challenges and the opportunities, including how investigative journalism is coming into the digital age and delivering disruptive content in disruptive ways.
President and CEO
Paley Center for Media
Sahara Reporters Media Group Inc.
Deputy Executive Producer
Head of Investigative Programmes
Al Jazeera English
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