Trainer | Harnessing Social Media for News Publishers

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Harnessing Social Media for News Publishers

05 Oct 2017 to 06 Oct 2017
Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
Singapore

Trainer | Harnessing Social Media for News Publishers

Trainer

Head of Digital Editorial Capability, Fairfax Media, Australia

Julie Posetti is an award-winning Australian journalist and academic. Posetti is the author of a major UNESCO study, Protecting Journalism Sources in the Digital Age, just published in affiliation with WAN-IFRA. She is the Head of Digital Editorial Capability at Fairfax Media (publisher of Australia’s oldest newspaper, The Sydney Morning Herald, and The Age). A former editor, presenter and reporter with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), Posetti was based in Paris as Research Fellow and Editor with the World Editors Forum and the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers in 2014/2015. Previously an Assistant Professor and Lecturer in Journalism at two Australian universities, she is currently a Journalism Fellow at the University of Wollongong. Posetti has consulted widely to media organisations on the digital transformation of journalism, and delivered extensive social media training. Her primary research interests are source protection and freedom of expression, social journalism, newsroom transformation, and reportage of refugees and asylum seekers. Follow her on Twitter: @JuliePosetti

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