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Digital Journalism World 2017 will Take Place 27-28 February 2017

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SINGAPORE /PRNewswire/ — The 3rd edition of Digital Journalism World, which is Asia’s most important news media summit, will take place 27-28 February 2017, at the One Farrer Hotel & Spa Singapore.

Digital Journalism World 2017 will feature future tech and demonstrations of VR and spatial storytelling in action. Participants will receive the latest developments in wearables, 360 storytelling, AI powered news bots and personalization of immersive news and messaging apps for millennial audience.

Digital Journalism World 2017 will provide the latest updates on the industry’s key themes of:

  • Future tech of VR and wearables trends in news making and 360 storytelling
  • Spatial storytelling tools and drones demonstration
  • VR on smartphones for journalists
  • Social publishing tools and Instagram short form storytelling
  • Personalization of immersive digital news
  • AI (artificial intelligence) powered news bot trends and rise of messaging apps for millennial audience
  • Journalism-as-a-service and outcome based journalism
  • Adaptive journalism tools and engaging mobile first millennials
  • Immersive vertical news design UX and visual news immersive video
  • Data forensics and data tools for today’s newsrooms
  • Newsroom trends, culture and post app world
  • Latest digital journalism survey results
  • Media entrepreneurship

This year the event will feature an impressive panel of presenters from major news media organizations such as CNN Worldwide, Instagram, Newsweek, BBC News, Financial Times, The Atlantic (City Lab), c’t Magazin & heise online, The Jakarta Post Digital, Quartz Bots Studio, Google News Lab and many other rising stars in the industry, coming together to discuss the future trends and developments in digital journalism.

The summit will feature many icons of industry, journalists who have given the news world a different take on news reporting and engagement with readers. With new methodology and technology for news reporting available, the newsroom can be better equipped for exciting coverage of the news by integrating life reporting with video streaming and live blogging.

The summit will feature a top notch panel of speakers:

  • Ashley Codianni, Director of Social Publishing, CNN
  • Hannah Ray, Instagram Community Creative Producer, Instagram
  • Robert Bole, General Manager of City Lab & Director of Global Strategy of City Lab, The Atlantic
  • Margarita Noriega, Executive Editor, Digital, Newsweek
  • Christina Lo, CEO, Stakk Factory
  • Irene Jay-Liu, Media Training Specialist, Google NewsLab
  • Jan-Keno Janssen, Senior Editor, c’t Magazin & heise online
  • Renee Kaplan, Head of Audience Engagement, Financial Times
  • Tammy Gur, Head of User Experience & Design, BBC News
  • Hamish Boland-Rudder, Online Editor, ICIJ, The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
  • Rakhmadi Afif Kusumo, Co-Founder,
  • Dandy Koswaraputra, Managing Editor, The Jakarta Post Digital
  • Chris C. Anderson, VP Content, Stakk Factory
  • Carrie Brown, Director, Social Journalism, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
  • Julia Tan, International Partnerships & Content Manager, Mynewsdesk
  • Kuang Keng Kuek Ser, Founder of DataN
  • Victoria Ho, Asia Editor, Mashable
  • Joshua Wilwohl, Senior Editor, Quantum Communications
  • Ben Kreimer, Journalism Technologist & Adviser, Nebraska-Lincoln Drone Journalism
  • Villie Tsang, Chief Design Officer Stakk Factory Hong Kong
  • Alan Soon, Founder & CEO, The Splice Newsroom
  • Asha Philips, Asia Pacific Head, CrowdTangle
  • Dmitrii Dumik, CEO & Founder, Chatfuel
  • Zach Seward, SVP of Product and Executive Editor, Quartz News Bots Studio

Meet Asia’s news media professionals from editorial team, digital editors, news producing and news design teams, social media and mobile strategies teams. Get more information at

Digital Journalism World Summit 2017 is organized by Asher Russell Pte Ltd, the organizer of many highly successful digital media series: Video Content and Strategies Summit, Native Advertising Summit, Interactive News Design, and the Digital Journalism World Summit series.

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Source: Asher Russell Pte Ltd

Written by asiafreshnews

January 19, 2017 at 10:22 am

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