Global Journalism Conference

Tuesday 24 May 2016

The Department of Journalism Studies is delighted to announce the first ever conference specially for MA Global Journalism students. This conference will give our students insights into the daily professional lives of journalists especially in the new digital era and the unique opportunity to hear about what it is actually like to deal with UK journalists for the European Commission and the European Parliament. It promises to be an exciting event!

Welcome and introduction by Stefanie Pukallus, course leader, MA Global Journalism

Pushing Back: Integrity, Intelligence, and Responsibility in Reporting British Politics
Jon Smith, former political editor, Press Association

Act. React. Impact – Communicating the European Parliament in the UK
Olga W Dziewulska, Press Attachée, European Parliament London office

Lunch break

The Digital Revolution at the Manchester Evening News
Seb Ramsay, Digital Development Editor, Manchester Evening News

Coverage of the EU in the British Media
Mark English, Head of Media, European Commission London office

5 Live's Digital Agenda
Will Cooper, Digital Editor, BBC Radio 5 Live

Closing comments by Stefanie Pukallus