Programme | World News Media Congress 2019

World News Media Congress 2019

01 Jun 2019 to 03 Jun 2019
Glasgow
United Kingdom

26th World Editors Forum, 3rd Women in News Summit

Programme | World News Media Congress 2019

Programme

The World News Media Congress is the annual meeting of news executives, including publishers, editors and owners, of newspapers from all over the world. It is hosted in a different city each year. The 2018 Congress in Portugal drew around 1000 people from over 60 countries for three days of conferences, executive meetings, networking and social events. A list of previous host cities for WAN-IFRA Congresses, from 1948 to the present, can be found at http://www.wan-ifra.org/node/78299. It incorporates the:

The World Editors Forum (WEF) organises the editorial stream of the Congress. WEF is built on a commitment to defend press freedom and promote editorial excellence. It is at the forefront of newsroom change and connects editors on issues that matter for the future of independent and free news publishing. More on www.wan-ifra.org/wef

Women in News (WIN) Summit is a gathering to support of WAN-IFRA’s sector-leading initiative to increase women’s leadership and voices in news through capacity building, training and advocacy.

Sessions

June 01
Saturday

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    10:00

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Congress Opening and Welcome Coffee

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    11:00

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Keynotes and Panel

    Location: 
    Auditorium SEC
  • Stream IDs:
    • 6626

    12:30

    • Networking

    Lunch Break and Networking in our lounge and exhibition area

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    12:45

    • Congress

    • Editors

    3rd Women in News Summit

    Location: 
    M1 SEC
  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    14:00

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Small and Mid Sized Businesses: making your values stand out

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    14:00

    • Congress

    • Editors

    News Labs and Innovation

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6626

    16:00

    • Networking

    Coffee Break and Networking in our lounge and exhibition area

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    16:45

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Golden Pen of Freedom Award

    Location: 
    Auditorium SEC
  • Stream IDs:
    • 6626

    18:00

    • Networking

    Welcome Reception - A taste of Scotland

June 02
Sunday

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6626

    08:00

    • Networking

    Charity Run

    Don't miss the opportunity to join in and support our first Press Freedom Run.

     

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    09:45

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Brand Building and Reader Revenue

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    09:45

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Next Generation Journalism and Storytelling

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6626

    11:30

    • Networking

    Coffee Break and Networking in our lounge and exhibition area

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    12:00

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Funding models and guardrails for your journalism

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    12:00

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Next Generation Newsroom

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6626

    13:00

    • Networking

    Lunch Break and Networking in our lounge and exhibition area

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    14:30

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Talking Business: revenue options beyond subscription

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    14:30

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Building Bridges

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6626

    16:00

    • Networking

    Coffee Break and Networking in our lounge and exhibition area

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    16:30

    • Congress

    • Editors

    In Conversation with ...

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6626

    19:00

    • Networking

    Gala Dinner

    Location: 
    Kelvingrove Gallery and Museum

    Built in 1901, the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is a museum and art gallery in Glasgow, Scotland. It is one of Scotland's most popular visitor attractions. With 22 themed, state-of-the-art galleries displaying an astonishing 8000 objects, the collections are extensive, wide-ranging and internationally-significant.

June 03
Monday

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    09:30

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Marketing Tools

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    09:30

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Newsroom Trust Drivers

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    09:30

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Innovation in Print

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6626

    11:00

    • Networking

    Coffee Break and Networking in our lounge and exhibition area

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    11:30

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Newsroom: Oxygenate the way you work

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6626

    13:00

    • Networking

    Lunch Break and Networking in our lounge and exhibition area

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    14:00

    • Congress

    • Editors

    Social Showcase

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624
    • 6625

    15:00

    • Congress

    • Editors

    End of the 71st World News Media Congress

  • Stream IDs:
    • 6624

    15:05

    • Congress

    Reader Revenue Study Tour

    Location: 
    Glasgow and London

    Directly following #WNMC.19, our 2.5 day Reader Revenue Study Tour takes you inside the top UK publishing houses where we discuss their unique subscription and membership strategies with the key people leading them. Learn more about the Study Tour here.

World News Media Congress 2019

Contact 

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