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Programme | The Newsroom Summit 2021

Programme

Programme schedule in Central European Time (CET)

Sessions

June 08
Tuesday

  • 10:30

    Welcome - A few words about this year's Summit

  • 10:35

    Selecting a CMS solution for your organisation

    How does a CMS solution support paid content goals - from producing engaging content to integration with subscription systems and multi-platform distribution? In this session you will hear about trends, review whether your own CMS is still fit for purpose, and learn how other publishers  have approached the selection process.

  • 12:00

    Quick Updates from CMS solution providers

  • 12:25

    Lunch break - meet the sponsors!

  • 13:00

    Latest trends from CMS solutions - 1

    Hear case studies from European publishers on how their modern CMS systems are supporting their reader revenue strategies by helping to produce more engaging content, integrating with their subscription systems and multi-platform distribution.

  • 15:00

    Coffee Break

  • 15:30

    Latest trends from CMS solutions - 2

    Hear case studies from European publishers on how their modern CMS systems are supporting their reader revenue strategies by helping to produce more engaging content, integrating with their subscription systems and multi-platform distribution.

June 09
Wednesday

  • 13:00

    CONTENT THAT SELLS (AND KEEPS AUDIENCES LOYAL)

    Moderator 

    • Head of Audience Engagement, Financial Times, United Kingdom

    Climate change topics driving subscriptions at FT

    Speakers 

    • Head of Audience Engagement, Financial Times, United Kingdom

    QUEST Toolkits: resources for newsrooms to step up science reporting

    Speakers 

    The Süddeutsche Zeitung science team: helping growth in digital subscriptions

    Speakers 

    • Head of the Science Department, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Germany
  • 14:30

    Break – meet the sponsors and fellow participants!

  • 15:00

    The kind of robot journalism that sells subscriptions!

  • 15:30

    DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION DRIVING AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT

    Moderator 

    • Editor in Chief Digital, Stuttgarter Zeitung, Germany

    Speakers 

    • Head of News Partnerships, UK, Ireland, France & Benelux, Google

    Ringier's "EqualVoice" initiative helping to increase women's visibility in media coverage

    Speakers 

    • Project Manager Group Finance, Ringier, Switzerland
  • 16:15

    Roundtable Discussions - is it time for quotas?

    How to tackle diversity and inclusion in newsrooms? What are the plans in your organization to increase diversity? Participants will be assigned to small group discussions to raise their own challenges and experiences.

  • 17:00

    Meet the sponsors/ connect with fellow participants

  • 17:30

    End of Day 2

June 10
Thursday

  • 13:00

    NEWSROOM REMOTIVATION - People & Processes

    Moderator 

    • Editor for publishing strategy and visual journalism, Dagens Næringsliv, Norway. WEF Board member.

    How the Financial Times keeps the newsroom motivated

    Speakers 

  • 14:30

    Breakout Session: How are YOU feeling?

    Share your experience of these past months of being part of a remote team during the crisis and tackling with motivation in your organisation. Participants will be assigned to small group discussions to raise their own challenges and experiences.

  • 15:00

    Key takeaways from discussions

  • 15:15

    CMS providers quick pitches

  • 15:40

    Break – meet the sponsors and fellow participants!

  • 16:10

    PRODUCT STRATEGIES DRIVING NEW SUBSCRIPTIONS

    Moderator 

    • Digital transformation, content strategy and innovation consultant, WEF Board Member, UK

    Product culture at the Wall Street Journal: MACU-focused thinking

    Speakers 

    • Chief News Strategist and Chief Product & Technology Officer, The Wall Street Journal, USA

    Podcasts as a means to grow subscriptions

    Speakers 

    Dagens Næringsliv’s Fantasy Fund: The Stock market game driving registration of new users and converting new subscribers

  • 17:45

    Turn data into action to grow Reader Loyalty

    This session will cover Realtime Content Insights/News Consumer Insights, the Google News Initiative data tools. Through a live demo, Google will show you how publishers and newsrooms around the world are leveraging these tools to grow reader loyalty.

    Speakers 

    • Head of News Consumer Insights, Real-time Content insights and Google Surveys for Publishers, Google
  • 18:30

    Wrap up and end of NRS 2021

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