Programme 2015

Festival venues
SPECIAL EVENT

wednesday 15

Lateral - Radio Capital

Broadcast live from the Hotel Brufani in Perugia, the Radio Capital satirical newspaper review show Lateral presented by Luca Bottura.

08:15 - 09:00
Hotel Brufani - Bar Bellavista

Lateral - Radio Capital

Beyond photovoltaic kittens?

Barcamp Environmental news in Italy is becoming a case study regarding the changes introduced by digital media. While classic topics struggle to take the digital road and mainstream media often ...

10:30 - 13:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Beyond photovoltaic kittens?

Dialogue and interfaith communication: thoughts for disoriented journalists

Description to come. Organised by the Ordine dei Giornalisti

11:00 - 13:00
Sala dei Notari

Dialogue and interfaith communication: thoughts for disoriented journalists

Twitter Masterclass for journalists

The purpose of this masterclass is to provide journalists and journalism students with the knowledge base to use Twitter and its ecosystem of apps to search, surface and verify relevant and newswort...

11:00 - 13:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Twitter Masterclass for journalists

Communicating Europe: the multi-storey labyrinth

Building on the "Window on Europe" communication project set up in 2008 at the University of Perugia, this workshop aims to address the issue of information and communication about the European Un...

11:30 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

Communicating Europe: the multi-storey labyrinth

#gNeLab, new journalism and a look... #beyond

In the year of the Expo, which is also the year of decisions that should be taken on climate change, the project giornalisti Nell'erba embarks on new challenges. It has started  #gNeLab, a laborato...

14:00 - 15:30
Hotel Sangallo

#gNeLab, new journalism and a look... #beyond

Twitter Masterclass: focus on verification, curation and content discovery

Description to come. Organised in association with Twitter.

14:00 - 15:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Twitter Masterclass: focus on verification, curation and content discovery

Social media marketing for news

The management of social media for newspapers. Community management in order to go beyond click baiting.

14:30 - 16:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Social media marketing for news

Open source tools for journalism: how to use open data

Which tools to use to analyze and present open data made available by the Public Administrations. We will use LibreOffice for reprocessing statistical information and other open source software usef...

15:00 - 16:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Open source tools for journalism: how to use open data

Africa as represented in the Western media: fallacies, approximations, omissions

This panel aims at raising awareness among fellow journalists (and readers) on how issues concerning the African continent are treated, urging them to spread more carefully qualified news and events...

15:00 - 16:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Africa as represented in the Western media: fallacies, approximations, omissions

The changing environment of news-making in China

Journalistic professionalism and ethics dilemmas in China under social media challenges Presenter: Ye Jin, PhD Candidate, University of Coventry The environment for contemporary news reporting in ...

15:00 - 16:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

The changing environment of news-making in China

Perugia yesterday, today, tomorrow: from social networks to participatory democracy

15:00 - 16:30
Sala del Dottorato

Perugia yesterday, today, tomorrow: from social networks to participatory democracy

A Charter for environmental news

FIMA, the Italian Federation of Environmental Media presents the Charter of Environmental Information as a result of shared reflections, submitting it before journalists and environmental communicat...

15:30 - 16:30
Hotel Sangallo

A Charter for environmental news

MeMo: a new photography&news digital magazine

MeMo is a cooperative founded by a group of award-winning photographers committed to independent coverage of stories with a focus on human rights. In partnership with Libre, a group of passionate ...

16:00 - 17:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

MeMo: a new photography&news digital magazine

Cacciavite, robot e tablet

Presentation of and discussion of the issues raised in the book Cacciavite, robot e tablet. La politica industriale: un confronto fra Italia e Germania by Dario Di Vico.

16:00 - 17:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Cacciavite, robot e tablet

Dynamic maps for the web

Maps can help us tell compelling stories, and there are a variety of tools available for creating beautiful maps for an online audience. We’ll provide an overview of a variety of mapping tools, an...

16:30 - 18:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Dynamic maps for the web

Communicating a cultural event: tips on top press releases

A workshop for those involved in press office work. Press releases for cultural events fly around like confetti. But what content should be included to maximise effectiveness? What should not? Who ...

16:30 - 17:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Communicating a cultural event: tips on top press releases

Cult-news. The arts from mainstream to the web

What kind of culture is in the news? Scenarios change, places change, themes change. There is a need to think about different forms of cultural news which are specific for the Internet and the mains...

16:30 - 18:00
Sala del Dottorato

Cult-news. The arts from mainstream to the web

Google Masterclass: search

Organised in association with Google.

16:30 - 17:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Google Masterclass: search

The environment: participatory journalism in the limelight

In Italy, environmental and participatory journalism runs parallel to mainstream information, without crossing it. How should we bring an ecological local problem to the attention of a national audi...

16:30 - 18:00
Hotel Sangallo

The environment: participatory journalism in the limelight

Information design and data visualization for journalism

The workshop will offer participants a synthesis of conceptual and design tools useful for the following: to make complex information more accessible, to collocate data in time and space, to make co...

17:00 - 18:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Information design and data visualization for journalism

Proto, the great bluff

On the rise and fall of a financial charlatan who for two years ran rings around journalists and manipulated the market.

17:00 - 18:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Proto, the great bluff

How to set up a foreign news organization in Italy

This session focuses on the successful launch in Italy of The Local, the largest English-language news network in Europe, and the highs and lows of the past two years in the country. With tradition...

17:30 - 18:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

How to set up a foreign news organization in Italy

The unicorns of the newsroom

When it comes to news sites, audiences are showing a growing appetite for interactivity, with quizzes and games often ranking amongst publishers' most popular stories of the year. Meanwhile, some of...

17:30 - 19:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

The unicorns of the newsroom

Freedom of expression 2.0: how to defend oneself against libel claims

A survival guide for journalists and bloggers. By Bruno Saetta and Fulvio Sarzana, lawyers and bloggers. From defamation to the right to be forgotten, an overview of the most frequent cases of remo...

18:00 - 19:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Freedom of expression 2.0: how to defend oneself against libel claims

The prisoner's dilemma: business models for newspapers

The sales-advertising duo is now defunct. What are the possible business models for a sustainable news operation?

18:00 - 19:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

The prisoner's dilemma: business models for newspapers

Climate of misinformation: towards the COP 21 in Paris

After the big fail of the Italian media in Lima, with the presence of just two freelance journalists, how will the Italian press address the COP21 in Paris? Does it have the commitment and the exper...

18:00 - 19:30
Hotel Sangallo

Climate of misinformation: towards the COP 21 in Paris

Possa il mio sangue servire by Aldo Cazzullo

A new book by Aldo Cazzullo leads us to the heart of the Resistance, with stories of everyday heroism that force us to question our present. "The Resistance is a heritage that belongs to the nation....

18:00 - 19:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Possa il mio sangue servire by Aldo Cazzullo

Instagram for journalism

Instagram is a strong visual communication tool, useful also for reportage. It is a social network with over 300 million registered users worldwide, surpassing even Twitter. Images communicate parti...

18:30 - 19:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Instagram for journalism

Confesso che ho indagato by Michele Giuttari

Presentation of the book Confesso che ho indagato (2015) by Michele Giuttari. In conversation with Alvaro Fiorucci.

19:00 - 20:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Confesso che ho indagato by Michele Giuttari

Utilizzatori finali by Riccardo Iacona

The parallel and secret lives of millions of Italian men. What are marital and partner relationships becoming in Italy? Riccardo Iacona reveals the most unspeakable voice of Italian males. Fathers, ...

19:30 - 20:30
Sala dei Notari

Utilizzatori finali by Riccardo Iacona

I bambini sanno

I bambini sanno Preview A Walter Veltroni movie. An original Sky production, produced by WILDSIDE in partnership with PALOMAR and distributed by BIM I bambini sanno (The children know) is the new...

21:00 - 23:30
Sala dei Notari

I bambini sanno

The pirate bay by Simon Klose

Screening od TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away From Keyboard by Simon Klose (Sweden, 2013, 82’). It’s the day before the trial starts. Fredrik packs a computer into a rusty old Volvo. Along with his...

21:30 - 23:30
Cinema Postmodernissimo

The pirate bay by Simon Klose

thursday 16

Voci del Mattino - RAI Radio 1

Broadcast live from the Hotel Brufani in Perugia, the RAI Radio 1 news analysis morning show Voci del Mattino presented by Paolo Salerno.

06:05 - 08:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Voci del Mattino - RAI Radio 1

Lateral - Radio Capital

Broadcast live from the Hotel Brufani in Perugia, the Radio Capital satirical newspaper review show Lateral presented by Luca Bottura.

08:15 - 09:00
Hotel Brufani - Bar Bellavista

Lateral - Radio Capital

How to design a website well and quickly: the ten key moves

The steps that I have learned never to skip, in 15 years of website designing for the Gruppo Editoriale L'Espresso (I am in charge of the Information Architecture and User Experience Design area) ...

09:00 - 12:00
Hotel Sangallo

How to design a website well and quickly: the ten key moves

Italian School Pupils Media Forum

Annual get-together of Italian school pupils involved in writing for and producing their school newspapers. Over 100 budding journalists will address the key issues in a three-day forum.

09:30 - 18:00
Auditorium Santa Cecilia

Italian School Pupils Media Forum

#hackmedia15: hackathon on media and journalism in Italy

Understanding the news in Italy through the use of data. The Hackathon will take place in Italian. Please see the Italian-langauge festival website for full details (in Italian).

09:30 - 20:00
Hotel La Rosetta

#hackmedia15: hackathon on media and journalism in Italy

Listening journalism at Deutsche Welle – the Life Links approach

Too often journalists tell their readers and viewers what they consider to be the problem. Reporters sometimes try to find ways to prove their own beliefs instead of listening to the real-life expe...

09:30 - 10:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Listening journalism at Deutsche Welle – the Life Links approach

A pot of gold at the end of the rainbow? Can data generate revenue?

For the last few years the rise of data journalism has generated some hope that newsrooms could make use of new technologies for better reporting. But what about enabling newsrooms to create new servi...

09:30 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

A pot of gold at the end of the rainbow? Can data generate revenue?

Google Masterclass: YouTube

Organised in association with Google.

09:30 - 10:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Google Masterclass: YouTube

Journalism and impact: strange bedfellows?

For a long time, journalists have had no real interest in finding out what impacts their stories are having: "Get the story out now. And tomorrow is a new news day" seems to have been the motto. We ...

10:00 - 11:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Journalism and impact: strange bedfellows?

Leadership, new media and public opinion

The long Italian transition is moving towards an increasingly accentuated oligarchic structure, which corresponds to a increasingly broad and generalist area of recipients of the message. Time and s...

10:00 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Leadership, new media and public opinion

“Let them drown…” Activist journalism to counter anti-migrant discourse

Wars and political unrest have displaced millions of people. With Italy's Mare Nostrum mission tailing off, and the EU's border agency lacking resources (and political goodwill), the boat migratio...

10:30 - 11:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

“Let them drown…” Activist journalism to counter anti-migrant discourse

Refuse collection and the mafia: northern and southern Italy under the spotlight

In the North of Italy there is an environmental emergency due to illegal toxic waste spill but politicians and the media are struggling to admit it. Why? What are the points of contact and the diffe...

10:30 - 11:30
Sala del Dottorato

Refuse collection and the mafia: northern and southern Italy under the spotlight

Whistleblowing and professional management of confidential sources

People reporting offenses or irregularities often risk serious personal repercussions, sometimes putting their own life at risk. This seminar intends to illustrate best practice and the latest tec...

10:30 - 11:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Whistleblowing and professional management of confidential sources

Social media verification tools

As news events break, newsrooms need the ability to contextualize and verify reports, photos and videos from social media channels. We’ll discuss some simple tools to help journalists verify infor...

11:00 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Social media verification tools

The future of engagement: AJ+

AJ+ is the recently launched digital-only video news network that was birthed out of the Al Jazeera's innovation department. AJ+'s endeavor is to reimagine the news for a mobile-centric generation. ...

11:00 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

The future of engagement: AJ+

Why and how print is not dead

This panel will take a look at the booming independent and quarterly magazine production of the last few years and explore how despite the crisis of traditional print media an incredible number o...

11:30 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

Why and how print is not dead

War journalism: old and new challenges

New technology and media-activism are profoundly changing the job of war correspondents: no longer sole witnesses to events, able however to work in real time.

11:30 - 13:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

War journalism: old and new challenges

Greenwald-in-a-box: a Hermes experiment

This workshop is for journalists who wish to learn how to receive material from anonymous sources. During the workshop, the Hermes Study Centre will be at your disposal to enable you to test a part...

11:30 - 13:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Greenwald-in-a-box: a Hermes experiment

Awards ceremony: Premio InFormazione

The contest - whose budget this year is €7,000 - is dedicated to the memory of Nunzio Bassi, who was a teaching coordinator of the School of Journalism and Public Broadcasting of Perugia for 20 ye...

11:30 - 11:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Awards ceremony: Premio InFormazione

Life as a freelance

From the Gaza Strip to the Ukraine, from Scampia to the Parisian banlieues. Journalists at any cost, even at the risk of their own life. A meeting with freelance journalists, an invisible and tirele...

11:45 - 13:15
Palazzo Sorbello

Life as a freelance

1992: Italy and its dramatic corruption scandal

The story started on 17 February, in Milan, with a man arrested. It was the beginning of Tangentopoli and the Clean Hands investigation. 1992 was a 'sadly' extraordinary year in Italian history. The...

12:00 - 13:15
Teatro della Sapienza

1992: Italy and its dramatic corruption scandal

The smartphone newsroom: trends in mobile-first content

The shift to mobile-first journalism is challenging both the way journalists produce and present interactive news for mobile audiences. Montgomery will show new ways of reporting and sharing videos ...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Sangallo

The smartphone newsroom: trends in mobile-first content

The role of Italy and Europe in the fight against poverty: new challenges

The European Parliament and Council have declared 2015 the "European Year for Development." It is dedicated to the theme of international cooperation and sustainable development issues, with the mot...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

The role of Italy and Europe in the fight against poverty: new challenges

Khartoon! by Khalid Albaih

Khartoum is the capital of Sudan, the home country of the cartoonist Khalid Albaih, from which he is in exile. "Khartoon!" is a play on words and the name of his Facebook page. Albaih's cartoons hav...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Khartoon! by Khalid Albaih

Copyright and freedom of expression online. In remembrance of lost liberty

By Bruno Saetta and Fulvio Sarzana, lawyers and bloggers. This seminar will address the state of European legislation and national laws on intellectual property, the reform under discussion in th...

14:00 - 15:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Copyright and freedom of expression online. In remembrance of lost liberty

Editorial standards for a digital age: how the internet can deliver better journalism, not just click bait

Quality journalism still matters, but in the digital age how can media organisations stay relevant and build audience while still protecting a commitment to accuracy, fairness, and independence? In...

14:00 - 15:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Editorial standards for a digital age: how the internet can deliver better journalism, not just click bait

Covering the supermajority: a new approach to investigative journalism in Hungary

In Hungary the space for independent journalism has been shrinking since years. Publishers are struggling with the distorted media landscape and the excessive legislative and advertising power of ...

14:00 - 15:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Covering the supermajority: a new approach to investigative journalism in Hungary

Journey: inside Coke’s secret formula for storytelling

Description to come. Organised in association with Coca-Cola

14:00 - 15:00
Sala del Dottorato

Journey: inside Coke’s secret formula for storytelling

Content curation tools

A showcase of the best digital tools to find, capture, collect, archive, organize and present the best information, resources or tools on a specific topic. In this workshop you will be able to unde...

14:30 - 15:30
Hotel Sangallo

Content curation tools

Middle Eastern youngsters: reportages on societies in flux

Current events and policy analysis of the Middle East often hide another face of its changing societies. The world of young people is hidden, and the progressive cultural approach to a global cultur...

14:30 - 15:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Middle Eastern youngsters: reportages on societies in flux

Reporting from conflict

Ukraine, Yemen, Iraq, Syria, South Sudan – reporting from and on these conflicts is often dangerous and it is difficult to unravel the complexities of the situation on the ground and to make it un...

14:30 - 15:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Reporting from conflict

You want to become a journalist? Don't even think of it!

What happens when a young person decides to become a journalist? Difficulties of access to the profession, an unprecedented crisis of the system, whether training in specialized schools actually w...

15:00 - 16:30
Sala del Dottorato

You want to become a journalist? Don't even think of it!

Slow analytics

If all of our analytics went up in smoke, would we truly, genuinely miss them? Stijn will talk about really taking the time to understand our audience and ourselves, rather than jumping to conclusi...

15:00 - 16:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Slow analytics

Trackography - the flow of data from a geopolitical point of view

The business model of online media, which appears during user navigation as a seemingly innocent banner between intelligence and legal gaps, is causing a flow of data towards foreign nations. This d...

15:00 - 16:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Trackography - the flow of data from a geopolitical point of view

Dialogues on the freedom of expression

Description to come. Organised by TIM.

15:00 - 16:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Dialogues on the freedom of expression

Radio news in the web and mobile era

From news to commentaries, from weather forecast to traffic, from interviews to talk shows, from press reviews to infotainment. The radio has always been synonymous with news and services to citiz...

15:00 - 16:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Radio news in the web and mobile era

Virtual Reality: from storytelling to story experiencing

Virtual reality, once the stuff of science fiction, is now poised to go mainstream through consumer devices like the Oculus Rift, Samsung GearVR and Google's Cardboard headsets for Android phones....

15:30 - 17:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Virtual Reality: from storytelling to story experiencing

Five basic chart types, thousands of stories

A brief introduction to train all journalists on effective use of line charts, bar charts, pies and combinations. The main goal is to teach what makes a correct, basic chart and why. Level: beginner...

15:30 - 17:00
Hotel Sangallo

Five basic chart types, thousands of stories

Tech vs journalism: who's in control?

Description to come.

15:30 - 17:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Tech vs journalism: who's in control?

StoryMaker: connect with the crowd for better journalism

StoryMaker believes everyone has the capacity to participate in creating great journalism. Our app is usable in more than a half dozen languages, with users spanning the globe already producing bett...

16:00 - 17:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

StoryMaker: connect with the crowd for better journalism

Design for digital excellence: a look at the online journalism awards

Each year, the Online News Association honors excellent digital journalism with its Online Journalism Awards. Recent winners will break down how they created award-winning, compelling narratives, an...

16:00 - 17:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Design for digital excellence: a look at the online journalism awards

Non temete per noi, la nostra vita sarà meravigliosa by Mario Calabresi

Description to come.

16:00 - 17:00
Sala dei Notari

Non temete per noi, la nostra vita sarà meravigliosa by Mario Calabresi

Good journalism on development and international cooperation issues: what to do, what not to do

The issues of international development and cooperation are becoming increasingly complex, urgent and interrelated. At the same time, new technologies allow more real-time news and different sources...

16:30 - 18:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Good journalism on development and international cooperation issues: what to do, what not to do

Ebola: beyond reporting

Ebola: beyond reporting. New ethics and practices of the media in the face of an unprecedented global crisis Over the last few months, the Ebola crisis has posed a unique set of challenges to the w...

16:30 - 18:00
Sala del Dottorato

Ebola: beyond reporting

Ebooks and web-stories: two new channels to report on foreign news

In Italy, despite the plethora of sources, we seem more and more isolated from the rest of the world. While some brackets of readers and professionals complain about the reduction of the space dedic...

17:00 - 18:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Ebooks and web-stories: two new channels to report on foreign news

The Great War 1915-2015. From soldiers' diaries to digital storytelling

How to recount the First World War one hundred years after its outbreak? By using the words of those who lived through it, with educational and interactive tools. This is the project entitled The Gr...

17:00 - 18:30
Palazzo Sorbello

The Great War 1915-2015. From soldiers' diaries to digital storytelling

The Gold Medals

In April 2015, The Gold Medals (Contrasto) will be published. It will be the first book that traces the history of photography during the last sixty years (1955-2015), through the winning images of ...

17:00 - 18:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

The Gold Medals

Reporting on financial crime

When news broke in late 2013 that global regulators were investigating how currency traders allegedly manipulated a key industry benchmark, a story which led to a $4 billion fine for banks a few mon...

17:00 - 18:00
Hotel Sangallo

Reporting on financial crime

Keynote speech by Andy Mitchell

From newsstand to news feed: Facebook and the shift to mobile. Advances in technology have always impacted how news reaches its readers. Now, as mobile's growth continues on a steep trajectory, t...

17:00 - 18:00
Sala dei Notari

Keynote speech by Andy Mitchell

Il potere delle donne by Maria Latella

Description to come.

17:00 - 18:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Il potere delle donne by Maria Latella

Branding 101: defining your brand and bringing it successfully to market

What does it really mean to be a brand? How does branding apply to writers, photographers, and those in the creative and journalism arena? All brands have a psychology and culture, so that learning ...

17:00 - 18:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Branding 101: defining your brand and bringing it successfully to market

Google & news publishers: who needs whom?

The relationship between Google and news publishers is ambiguous. Some publishers, as witnessed by the closure request of GoogleNews in Spain, continue to think of Google as a content thief. But the...

18:00 - 19:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Google & news publishers: who needs whom?

Fact-checking isn't just for fact-checkers

The rise of political fact-checking has brought important accountability journalism to countries around the world. But you don¹t have to work for a fact-checking site to hold politicians accountabl...

18:00 - 19:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Fact-checking isn't just for fact-checkers

Libel and worse: the freedom of information in Italy

Limitations to freedom of information are not the exclusive domain of repressive or undemocratic regimes. Freedom of information can be limited and/or threatened in many ways, including the inappropri...

18:00 - 19:00
Sala del Dottorato

Libel and worse: the freedom of information in Italy

Telling stories with maps

Examples of ways to interpret your geodata. Visualizing geodata - pretty maps. Descriptions and short examples of significant tools to manipulate and visualize geodata, on desktop and online. Lev...

18:00 - 19:30
Hotel Sangallo

Telling stories with maps

Da qui all'eternità by Sergio Rizzo

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18:00 - 19:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Da qui all'eternità by Sergio Rizzo

Crowdfunding journalism - lessons from Germany’s biggest crowdfunding project

Crowdfunding journalism - lessons from Germany’s biggest crowdfunding project and the start of a European movement. Krautreporter started as a German version of the US crowdfunding platform spot....

18:15 - 19:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Crowdfunding journalism - lessons from Germany’s biggest crowdfunding project

Cabu, politically wayward!

Live streaming not available In 2006, the satirical weekly magazine Charlie Hebdo decided to republish the cartoons of the Danish newspaper Jilland-Posten, which caused a wave of violence because o...

18:30 - 20:00
Sala dei Notari

Cabu, politically wayward!

Sports journalism: from stuff of legend to pay-per-view rehash?

How to cover sport and preserve the pleasure of storytelling at a time when television is obsessively present. Once journalists served as the eyewitnesses of the exploits of champions like Meazza or...

19:00 - 20:30
Sala del Dottorato

Sports journalism: from stuff of legend to pay-per-view rehash?

Innovation in digital content distribution: the Italian case and two European benchmarks

Multidevice distribution of editorial content in digital kiosks and on pay-per-view platforms. Edicola Italiana, the online distribution platform of editorial content founded by Digital Magics and t...

19:30 - 20:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Innovation in digital content distribution: the Italian case and two European benchmarks

Paths of innovation between science, culture and enterprise

Andrea Accomazzo, the European Space Agency Rosetta Mission operations manager, Alessandro Baricco, director and founder of the Scuola Holden, and Diego Piacentini, Senior Vice President International...

19:30 - 21:00
Teatro Morlacchi

Paths of innovation between science, culture and enterprise

L'intoccabile. Matteo Renzi - la vera storia

A discussion on the unlikely rise of current Italian PM Matteo Renzi, taking as its starting point the book L'intoccabile. Matteo Renzi - la vera storia (2014) by Davide Vecchi.

19:30 - 21:00
Teatro della Sapienza

L'intoccabile. Matteo Renzi - la vera storia

Buttanissima Sicilia

by Pietrangelo Buttafuoco theatrical adaption by Salvo Piparo texts by Pietrangelo Buttafuoco, Salvo Piparo, Salvo Licata, Giuseppe Sottile, Ficarra&Picone music by Costanza Licata and Rosama...

21:00 - 22:30
Sala dei Notari

Buttanissima Sicilia

L’Aquila, frammenti di memoria by Daniele Segre

L'Aquila, frammenti di memoria by Daniele Segre, Italy, 2014. The headquarters of the Abruzzo Experimental Center of Cinematography - National Film School presents the multimedia installation L'Aqu...

21:30 - 23:30
Cinema Postmodernissimo

L’Aquila, frammenti di memoria by Daniele Segre

friday 17

Voci del Mattino - RAI Radio 1

Broadcast live from the Hotel Brufani in Perugia, the RAI Radio 1 news analysis morning show Voci del Mattino presented by Paolo Salerno.

06:05 - 08:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Voci del Mattino - RAI Radio 1

Lateral - Radio Capital

Broadcast live from the Hotel Brufani in Perugia, the Radio Capital satirical newspaper review show Lateral presented by Luca Bottura.

08:15 - 09:00
Hotel Brufani - Bar Bellavista

Lateral - Radio Capital

Pan-European approaches to data journalism

From The Migrants Files and Generation E experiences, data journalism has become a distributed and multi-linguistic phenomenon able to shed light on strictly European phenomena and create an unpre...

09:00 - 10:30
Hotel Sangallo

Pan-European approaches to data journalism

Digital media and innovation in business models: a comparative analysis between Italy and Europe

Andrea Rangone will analyze the digital media market in Italy in order to highlight the main trends of innovation and make a comparison with the European scenario. The main innovative business model...

09:00 - 09:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Digital media and innovation in business models: a comparative analysis between Italy and Europe

Italian School Pupils Media Forum

Annual get-together of Italian school pupils involved in writing for and producing their school newspapers. Over 100 budding journalists will address the key issues in a three-day forum.

09:30 - 18:00
Auditorium Santa Cecilia

Italian School Pupils Media Forum

New business models for journalism

The fight for survival – in the journalism jungle at least - is very much still on. The single hats-off winning business model has yet to be found - assuming there is one. But there is certainly n...

09:30 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

New business models for journalism

Wikipedia Hackathon

Wikipedia is the largest publishing project in the world. For this reason, the festival Hackathon in partnership with Dataninja.it and Wikimedia Italy aims to understand what journalists can do for ...

09:30 - 19:00
Hotel La Rosetta

Wikipedia Hackathon

Good news is no news… or is it?

Good news is no news… or is it? Why the world needs constructive journalism. A talk by the founders of the Constructive Journalism Project. Many of us went into journalism with a desire to help ...

09:30 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Good news is no news… or is it?

Advanced Twitter Search

This session will help you to uncover the secrets of Twitter’s Advanced Search and to really master the art of social discovery. Designed by former BBC journalist Sue Llewellyn, this Masterclass ...

10:00 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Advanced Twitter Search

The role and the future of public service broadcasting in Eastern Europe

Public radio and television broadcasting stations in East and South-East Europe are creating an independent news system. Some countries have already started reforms and laws of reorganization of the...

10:00 - 11:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

The role and the future of public service broadcasting in Eastern Europe

Google Masterclass: maps

Organised in association with Google.

10:00 - 11:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Google Masterclass: maps

The fight for freedom of expression: experiences from around the world

Journalism has never been as necessary or as in danger as it is today. Free expression in all its forms is threatened by power and criminality, which try to bend or halt the testimonies of those who h...

10:00 - 11:30
Sala del Dottorato

The fight for freedom of expression: experiences from around the world

On wordclouds and 3D charts

On wordclouds and 3D charts -- and why sometimes it's ok to break rules in data visualization. There are lots of lists of do's and don'ts in news graphics, but while being helpful in theory, many o...

10:30 - 12:00
Hotel Sangallo

On wordclouds and 3D charts

New networks, new services: how the role of the telephone company is changing

New networks, new services. How the role of the telephone company is changing: from simple provider of voice, sms and connectivity services to a full-blown enabler of digital Italy. Organised by TI...

11:00 - 12:00
Teatro della Sapienza

New networks, new services: how the role of the telephone company is changing

Flight MH17: searching for the truth

The shooting down of flight MH17 is one of the greatest war crimes of modern times – and the truth still hasn’t been told. On 17 July 2014, at about 16:20 local time, Malaysia Airlines flight MH...

11:00 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Flight MH17: searching for the truth

Satire and the limits of hate speech, of libel and of criticism

It is often said – frequently so after the Charlie Hebdo attack in January 2015 - that satire has no limits, that satire should not follow ordinary rules of journalistic criticism. Is this correct...

11:00 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Satire and the limits of hate speech, of libel and of criticism

On the readers' side: the Future of Journalism as seen by European students

The impact of new technologies on content creation and the active and aware role of readers will be the focus of the panel entitled On the readers’ side: “the future of journalism” seen by Europ...

11:00 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

On the readers' side: the Future of Journalism as seen by European students

Documentary photography

Photography in the internet age is becoming more and more frenetic and "instantaneous", but for some photographers slow working rhythms and an accurate research and preparatory work still remain ...

11:30 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

Documentary photography

Expo China News

On the occasion of Expo 2015, where China will be present with three pavilions, there will be a focus on Chinese news on Italy. More than a million Chinese visitors are expected in Milan. Through th...

11:30 - 13:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Expo China News

Western media and ISIS propaganda: unwitting tools?

The Islamic State uses the media, especially the Internet, as never before by any jihadist organization. What are its techniques, what are its goals, what results has its propaganda reached? Most im...

12:00 - 13:15
Teatro della Sapienza

Western media and ISIS propaganda: unwitting tools?

Profession: video-maker

From the first video-cameras of the 1980s to the smartphones of today, video-journalists have become more and more central to news-making. They are now a key feature of the news industry. But what d...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Profession: video-maker

The business of content curation

How curating and organizing existing information can provide hundreds of new profit-making opportunities for journalists. A gallery of real-world examples of economically sustainable businesses base...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Sangallo

The business of content curation

Media development in post-conflict Liberia: Ebola, corruption and the legacy of war

A newspaper publisher thrown in jail. A murderous human-flesh-eating senator. A former Charles Taylor government official running the journalism school. And a small nexus of passionate storytellers...

12:00 - 13:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Media development in post-conflict Liberia: Ebola, corruption and the legacy of war

Build your own digital ethics code with ONA

At IJF14, ONA sought global input on a build-your-own ethics code to help guide news outlets around the world in considering how they would approach ethical issues in the digital realm. This year, O...

12:00 - 13:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Build your own digital ethics code with ONA

User-generated content: rights to use and reuse, responsibilities of the journalist

Presently, user-generated content represents an extremely valuable and sometimes unique source of journalistically relevant news, facts and images. Nevertheless, the use of this information, and in ...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

User-generated content: rights to use and reuse, responsibilities of the journalist

Keynote speech by Aron Pilhofer

Rebooting a 200-year-old Startup. How the Guardian is making the transition to a digitally led newsroom. Introduction by Andrea Iannuzzi.

12:00 - 13:00
Sala dei Notari

Keynote speech by Aron Pilhofer

Storytooling: new tools for the next generation of journalists

A hands-on workshop with the latest digital tools that can open a world of possibilities for journalists. From smart searching to social media analysis and storytelling tools. The workshop starts wi...

14:00 - 15:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Storytooling: new tools for the next generation of journalists

Why structure is the future of journalism

Journalists have been publishing on the Internet for more than 25 years, but they are still relying on old story forms of just a headline and text. Structured journalism harnesses the power of the I...

14:00 - 15:15
Palazzo Sorbello

Why structure is the future of journalism

Journalism innovation and civic engagement

In a world with more freedom of expression and opinion, where the public can broadcast real-time events globally, and when audiences expect to be a part of the conversation, journalists and media co...

14:00 - 15:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Journalism innovation and civic engagement

The war in Ukraine in the eyes of Russian independent media

The picture of the Ukrainian conflict presented by Russia’s main media outlets controlled by the state or oligarchs loyal to the Kremlin is black and white. The Kiev junta kills innocent people, r...

14:00 - 15:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

The war in Ukraine in the eyes of Russian independent media

The hacking landscape

The romantic art of penetrating into systems, the collective perception of the Hacker, the innovation process: all elements to be redefined. The landscape has changed and much of it is due to a stre...

14:00 - 15:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

The hacking landscape

The future of online commenting

Do online comments on news sites have a future, or will we see more and more news organisations closing their comment boards and handing all their conversations over to Facebook and social media? Is...

14:00 - 15:30
Sala del Dottorato

The future of online commenting

Informing youngsters of the Europe of yesterday, today and tomorrow

The speakers will present a variety of topics linked to Europe. A discussion will follow with a group of school pupils in an attempt to find the best way to speak about Europe with youngsters. Orga...

14:00 - 15:30
Hotel Sangallo

Informing youngsters of the Europe of yesterday, today and tomorrow

Where data meets storytelling

The session will present Vocativ’s unique technology and data expertise, which allows journalists to explore the deep web to discover original stories, hidden perspectives, emerging trends, and...

15:00 - 15:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Where data meets storytelling

How to report on war (cyber war)

A debate inspired by an article by BBC reporter Dave Lee, where he questions how to report when there are cyber attacks. Listed below there are some points to highlight the main themes analyzed. "Cyb...

15:00 - 16:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

How to report on war (cyber war)

User-generated content in online news: the good, the bad and the very ugly

This session will unveil new findings about the use of user generated content by eight online newspapers, including the New York Times and the Guardian, the Daily Mail, and the Sydney Morning Herald...

15:15 - 16:30
Palazzo Sorbello

User-generated content in online news: the good, the bad and the very ugly

Mobile reporting: video journalism

Upgrade your mobile video reporting toolkit with the best gear and story techniques: • Choose the best gear and apps for video reports • Film shots that are easy to edit • Create short form...

15:30 - 16:30
Hotel Sangallo

Mobile reporting: video journalism

Your digital self: managing your online reputation

As journalists progress in their careers, their online reputation is an essential component of who they are, and how their work is perceived. In this workshop, we will discuss best practices for s...

15:30 - 16:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Your digital self: managing your online reputation

Beyond the news: when journalism meets online activism

How do journalists use Change.org, the largest worldwide  platform of online activism, to go beyond the news and try to create real change in society? Journalists will recount their transition from...

15:30 - 17:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Beyond the news: when journalism meets online activism

Why journalists should be activists by Dan Gillmor

15:30 - 15:45
Teatro della Sapienza

Why journalists should be activists by Dan Gillmor

We are now all sources: in search of the point of origin of news

The Internet has expanded the possibility of access to primary sources of information to everybody. This process deprives the journalist of the feature of unique mediator between news and audience. ...

15:30 - 17:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

We are now all sources: in search of the point of origin of news

New stories: from storytelling to social media

Description to come. Organised in association with Coca-Cola

15:30 - 16:30
Sala del Dottorato

New stories: from storytelling to social media

How the regime of Bahrain is attacking journalism by Ali Abdulemam

15:45 - 16:00
Teatro della Sapienza

How the regime of Bahrain is attacking journalism by Ali Abdulemam

La parola contraria by Erri De Luca

On 28 January 2015 in Turin, the trial began in which the Italian novelist Erri De Luca was charged with incitement after he called for sabotage in favour of the protest movement against the develop...

16:00 - 17:00
Sala dei Notari

La parola contraria by Erri De Luca

User-generated content: can you be ethical and remain competitive?

We all need to be the first to run social and user-generated content when breaking news happens. That is the nature of a competitive news business. But what about asking for permission, or even wait...

16:30 - 18:00
Palazzo Sorbello

User-generated content: can you be ethical and remain competitive?

Russian Interiors: intimate portraits of modern Russia

Andy Rocchelli was a photographer and founder of the photography collective Cesura. He was killed in 2014 when he was at work during the Ukranian civil war with the journalist and activist Andrei Mi...

16:30 - 17:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Russian Interiors: intimate portraits of modern Russia

Multimedia journalism and visual storytelling

How have journalism and visual storytelling changed in the age of web documentaries and multimedia stories? What are the different ways to do long term cross-media projects without the support of...

16:30 - 18:00
Sala del Dottorato

Multimedia journalism and visual storytelling

Harness the power of Twitter through APIs

Learn how to use social media to break stories by harnessing the power of twitter data. This workshop will give you an overview of what APIs are and when are they useful, as well as a hands on w...

16:30 - 18:00
Hotel Sangallo

Harness the power of Twitter through APIs

The hunt for Millennials: what’s working, if anything?

Almost permanently online, with a hard-wired disposition to share or like anything eye-catching, not cash or asset-rich yet but they will be soon; meet the Millennials, any advertiser’s swoon drea...

16:30 - 18:00
Teatro della Sapienza

The hunt for Millennials: what’s working, if anything?

Turkey's war on Twitter

For some time, press freedom in Turkey has not been enjoying good health. Beyond putting pressure on the press and civil liberties, in March 2014 and once again in April 2015 the Turkish government bl...

16:30 - 17:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Turkey's war on Twitter

Media sabotage in the Balkans: case studies of Vijesti (Montenegro) and BIRN (Serbia)

Strategies for sabotaging media in the Balkans: case studies of Vijesti (Montenegro) and BIRN (Serbia) Vijesti.me - How does a dissident newspaper survive in an official EU candidate country, amid ...

17:00 - 18:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Media sabotage in the Balkans: case studies of Vijesti (Montenegro) and BIRN (Serbia)

Guantánamo Diary by Larry Siems

A story of freedom and denied rights. Since 2002, Mohamedou Ould Slahi has been held in the Guantánamo Bay prison camp, despite having been acquitted for lack of evidence. In 2005, he began writing a...

17:00 - 18:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Guantánamo Diary by Larry Siems

Italian mafias: into Africa

A joint investigation by the journalism centers IRPI in Italy and ANCIR in South Africa together with quattrogatti.info looking at how Italian mafias have permeated Africa's economies. From money l...

17:30 - 19:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Italian mafias: into Africa

How should journalism be taught today? Schools, courses, best practice

In a rapidly changing world, marked by a major employment crisis, what are the most important skills to give journalism students? How to equip them for the present and an evolving future?

17:30 - 19:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

How should journalism be taught today? Schools, courses, best practice

Social TV: what next?

The digital ecosystem linked to the distribution of video content is evolving rapidly, thanks to an increasingly pervasive use of social networks and a widespread dissemination of high-performance m...

18:00 - 19:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Social TV: what next?

The Internet of Things is watching you

Where have the harmless and fun Nabaztag bunnies gone? The Internet of Things, born ten years ago in SCADA and home automation, has found its ideal terrain thanks to the phenomenon of smartphones, a...

18:00 - 18:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

The Internet of Things is watching you

Is the TV political talk show really over?

Is the TV political talk show really over? What's the future for the presentation of political policy on TV? Once upon a time in Italy TV talk shows were the third chamber of the republic. TV studi...

18:00 - 19:30
Teatro della Sapienza

Is the TV political talk show really over?

The Abbate and Buttafuoco Magic Ensemble

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18:00 - 19:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

The Abbate and Buttafuoco Magic Ensemble

Snowden and the debate on surveillance versus privacy

In June 2013, NSA contractor Edward Snowden met with journalists Glenn Greenwald and Ewen Macaskill and film-maker Laura Poitras in Hong Kong. The whistleblower gave them documents which proved t...

18:00 - 19:30
Sala dei Notari

Snowden and the debate on surveillance versus privacy

Caterpillar - RAI Radio 2

Broadcast live from the Hotel Brufani in Perugia, Caterpillar presented by Massimo Cirri.

18:00 - 19:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Maggiore

Caterpillar - RAI Radio 2

The iPad as an advanced tool for every day activity: privacy, security and Cloud

The iPad has become by now an advanced professional tool where privacy and data security matters are fundamental also due to the close link with Cloud Computing. Often this and similar tools involve...

18:45 - 19:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

The iPad as an advanced tool for every day activity: privacy, security and Cloud

The leap from mainstream media to digital start-up: the case of ctxt.es

What entices a seasoned journalist to leave a high-profile mainstream media job for a new digital adventure? For example Miguel Mora, who left the leading Spanish daily El Pais to set up with others...

18:45 - 19:30
Sala del Dottorato

The leap from mainstream media to digital start-up: the case of ctxt.es

Media and football: the football industry from the pitch to the TV screen

What is the future of Italian and European football? What are the strategies to be adopted for a development project in this area? Have any developments been made in the complex relationship between...

19:30 - 21:00
Sala dei Notari

Media and football: the football industry from the pitch to the TV screen

Dadaistic satire about the web

Description to come.

19:30 - 21:00
Sala del Dottorato

Dadaistic satire about the web

Sette anni di felicità by Etgar Keret

First presentation in Italy of the latest novel by Etgar Keret, entitled in Italian Sette anni di felicità, due to be published in April 2015. In conversation with Massimo Cirri. If a rocket ca...

19:30 - 20:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Sette anni di felicità by Etgar Keret

The act of killing – director’s cut by Joshua Oppenheimer

Screening of The act of killing – director’s cut by Joshua Oppenheimer (Denmark, Norway, Great Britain, Sweden, Finland, 2012, 159’). Executive producer: Errol Morris and Werner Herzog. W...

21:00 - 23:30
Cinema Postmodernissimo

The act of killing – director’s cut by Joshua Oppenheimer

The Good Life

A documentary-reportage from India. The meeting between a great writer, who becomes a director for the first time, and the stories of three Italians who chose India as the place for a new beginning....

21:00 - 22:30
Teatro Morlacchi

The Good Life

Gazebo live!

Description to come.

22:00 - 23:30
Sala dei Notari

Gazebo live!

saturday 18

Introducing Superdesk

Superdesk is a new story-driven platform for newsrooms that handles news creation, production, curation, distribution and publishing end-to-end. More (and different) than a CMS, Superdesk is open so...

09:00 - 09:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Introducing Superdesk

Web overview and scraping with simple tools

Introduction to the essentials of how websites are built, followed by a hands-on training on scraping them with simple tools like import.io. Level: beginner/intermediate. Organised in association w...

09:00 - 10:30
Hotel Sangallo

Web overview and scraping with simple tools

Italian School Pupils Media Forum

Annual get-together of Italian school pupils involved in writing for and producing their school newspapers. Over 100 budding journalists will address the key issues in a three-day forum.

09:30 - 18:00
Auditorium Santa Cecilia

Italian School Pupils Media Forum

Manning and the others: traitors, spies or heroes? Media reporting and whistleblowing

May 2015 will mark the fifth anniversary of Chelsea Manning’s arrest. Manning is the US soldier who became the source of some of the biggest leaks WikiLeaks published in 2010. Thanks to Manning’...

09:30 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Manning and the others: traitors, spies or heroes? Media reporting and whistleblowing

Kickstarter for Journalism: bringing your project to life

Join Kickstarter's Journalism Outreach Lead Nicole He for a primer on how to launch your journalism project. Whether you're a writer, a publisher, or you're creating something altogether new, we can...

09:30 - 10:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Kickstarter for Journalism: bringing your project to life

Mobile and millennials: chat apps, emojis, new video formats

Younger audiences are discovering and consuming news with very different habits than older generations. This panel will explore how content is being packaged differently to reach these audiences t...

09:30 - 11:00
Sala del Dottorato

Mobile and millennials: chat apps, emojis, new video formats

Journalism is not a crime: the #freeAJstaff campaign and aftermath

At the end of 2013, Peter Grestle, Mohammed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed of Al Jazeera were arrested in Egypt on charges of spreading false information and supporting the Muslim Brotherhood, the politica...

09:30 - 10:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Journalism is not a crime: the #freeAJstaff campaign and aftermath

#SanSiroStories: multimedia storytelling of a Milan suburb

Squatters, evictions, lack of popular housing. In 2014 the housing emergency housing catapulted the San Siro district of Milan to the center of national and local news. In this area - which is not f...

09:45 - 10:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

#SanSiroStories: multimedia storytelling of a Milan suburb

How to tweet like a Ninja

This session will show you how to tweet like a ninja. Designed by former BBC journalist Sue Llewellyn, this Twitter Masterclass has been delivered to over 4000 presenters and journalists across the...

10:00 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

How to tweet like a Ninja

What next for mainstream news brands?

Challenged by a radically new scenario and undermined by nimble new competitors, mainstream media is hard at it trying to weather the digital revolution. Put bluntly, is there any place in the futur...

10:00 - 11:30
Teatro della Sapienza

What next for mainstream news brands?

Privacy for sale: secrets and intimacies in the control society

Privacy for sale: secrets and intimacies in the control society. Presentation of the book Internet, controllo e libertà (2015) by Giovanni Ziccardi.

10:30 - 11:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Privacy for sale: secrets and intimacies in the control society

Data doesn’t grow in tables: dealing with large sets of documents

While we would all like for our journalistic evidence to be delivered to our doorsteps in nicely-formatted spreadsheets, more often than not that is not the case. Instead, information often comes as...

10:30 - 12:00
Hotel Sangallo

Data doesn’t grow in tables: dealing with large sets of documents

Whistleblowing the world

Irpileaks, Afrileaks, OCCRPLeaks, Whistleblowing.jp The Hermes Center, author of the GlobaLeaks project, and the investigative journalism centers IRPI (Italian), ANCIR (African), OCCRP (Balkan) wi...

10:30 - 12:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Whistleblowing the world

How do YOU teach journalism?

Teaching journalism needs innovation and leadership. It is time to change the way we teach and the way we organize Journalism Schools. Four areas will be considered: entrepreneurship, leadership, ne...

10:45 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

How do YOU teach journalism?

Cybercrime and technology enabled crimes explained to journalists

Modern technology and digital communication play an enormous role in our daily lives. State infrastructure, the private sector, and the general public increasingly rely on information technology t...

11:00 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Cybercrime and technology enabled crimes explained to journalists

Towards a Constitution for the Internet?

Italian Lower House of Parliament speaker Laura Boldrini will present the Internet Bill Of  Rights, the charter that had been much desired by the creator of the Web, Tim Berners-Lee. It was elabora...

11:00 - 12:00
Sala dei Notari

Towards a Constitution for the Internet?

An Italian FOIA: watch this space

With just 60 days to go before the first presentation of the draft text for an Italian FOIA before the Italian Parliament, a discussion on the proposal and associated issues.

11:00 - 12:00
Sala del Dottorato

An Italian FOIA: watch this space

Amazon Masterclass: chances offered by self-publishing to journalism

Description to come. Organised by Amazon

11:00 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Amazon Masterclass: chances offered by self-publishing to journalism

Take care of your sources - newsroom empowering with GlobaLeaks

During the Wired Next Festival 2014 - the event mostly remembered for the blitz of taxi drivers against Uber Italy - it was explained, in a few hours, how a newsroom can be equipped with a new edito...

11:30 - 13:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Take care of your sources - newsroom empowering with GlobaLeaks

Create, promote, protect: the life-story of a brand. Examples of corporate storytelling

Description to come. Organised by TIM

11:30 - 13:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Create, promote, protect: the life-story of a brand. Examples of corporate storytelling

The narration of excess: the Far East in the Italian media

In the Italian media, the Far East is often associated with superficial storytelling which stops at the "excesses", without a more profound analysis. The session will examine some examples in order to...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

The narration of excess: the Far East in the Italian media

Mobile reporting: multimedia storytelling

Learn how to report compelling interactive visual stories using your mobile devices, apps and gear: • Visual story planning and writing to pictures • Tips for creating interactive images (with...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Sangallo

Mobile reporting: multimedia storytelling

From news to experience

Our society is evolving from an economy based on the product to an economy based on experience. What are the consequences for journalism? What does a transition from a product to an experience per...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

From news to experience

Stories on Umbria Journalism Award

Awards ceremony of the sixth edition of the Stories on Umbria Journalism Award, set up and managed by the Chambers of Commerce of Perugia and Terni. Keiran Mulvaney, Zong Beilei and Claudio Sampa...

12:00 - 13:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Stories on Umbria Journalism Award

Wikipedia hackathon results

A showcasing of the results of the Wikipedia hackathon (to be held at the Hotel Rosetta for the entire day of 17 April 2015 - info here). All participants will present their work. For more info and ...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel La Rosetta

Wikipedia hackathon results

The Espresso: 60 years and counting

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12:00 - 13:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

The Espresso: 60 years and counting

Young, qualified and jobless: how Europe’s unemployment is defining the Millennial Generation

Millennials have their rules: they read news on their smartphones, live on social media, move between different countries regularly. Also, most European young people are facing the highest unem...

12:00 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

Young, qualified and jobless: how Europe’s unemployment is defining the Millennial Generation

Keynote speech by Jeff Jarvis

To hell with mass media. Journalism, properly conceived, is a service, not a content factory. As such, news must be built on relationships with individuals and communities, no longer a mass, helpin...

12:00 - 13:00
Sala dei Notari

Keynote speech by Jeff Jarvis

The launch of Code Red

The launch of Code Red - taking the global anti-surveillance movement to the next level. In late 2014, a group of the world's most renowned privacy activists, whistleblowers, technologists and le...

13:00 - 14:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

The launch of Code Red

Institutional health communication

Effective institutional health communication, the use of social media and apps, the digital culture within the public administration. A discussion with experts in the field. Social media and appl...

13:00 - 14:00
Sala del Dottorato

Institutional health communication

Video storytelling

Telling stories to create emotion, sharing, gratitude, empathy, distributing content on different platforms, adapting it to the tool and the user. Telling stories to trigger a virtuous cycle with di...

14:00 - 15:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Video storytelling

Rebooting the Africa Narrative: whose Africa are we talking about?

Africa recounted by its protagonists.

14:00 - 15:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Rebooting the Africa Narrative: whose Africa are we talking about?

Making sense of numbers on TV

Numbers, statistics and surveys accompany more and more the analysis in newspapers, but also in TV debates and talk shows. What are the rules to follow and things to know for those who produce the n...

14:00 - 15:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Making sense of numbers on TV

Drones for journalism

Drones for journalism and general use: privacy issues vs freedom of information and of the press. The viewpoint allowed by drones, especially for journalistic purposes, is so disruptive that Lev Gr...

14:00 - 15:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Drones for journalism

Radical data: from activism to journalism, the power of data-based visual narratives

Quality journalism and activism seem to converge on the horizon of the current mediascape. The NSA, HSBC and Wikileaks files are few but bold examples of outstanding journalism deeply rooted in da...

14:00 - 15:30
Sala dei Notari

Radical data: from activism to journalism, the power of data-based visual narratives

The data security market: all you need to know

Internet infrastructure, computer devices, and the daily operations of users have infrastructural weaknesses. These vulnerabilities influence everything; the communication with readers/users, the ma...

14:00 - 15:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

The data security market: all you need to know

The frontiers of the freedom of expression

The frontiers of the freedom of expression after the tragic events of Charlie Hebdo. A cartoonist and two experts will consider the opposite points of view on the question of whether to impose limits...

14:00 - 15:00
Hotel Sangallo

The frontiers of the freedom of expression

In conversation with Paolo Mieli: the topics of our time

Description to come.

14:30 - 15:30
Teatro della Sapienza

In conversation with Paolo Mieli: the topics of our time

Editorial and commercial: never the twain shall meet?

On the difficulties of navigating the Church and State separation of editorial and commercial, as shown by recent allegations about The Daily Telegraph and HSBC. In short, do media organisations large...

14:30 - 16:00
Sala del Dottorato

Editorial and commercial: never the twain shall meet?

Curation revolution

How content curation will deeply change journalism, education, learning and online information search as we know them today. In this workshop you will be able to see which are the key critical fact...

15:00 - 16:00
Hotel Sangallo

Curation revolution

Social TV&radio and talk shows: the value of the online conversation

A growing number of tv talk shows in Italy and abroad are exploring the opportunity of making web conversation a strength of their format. To what extent can this be considered true "participation,"...

15:00 - 16:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Social TV&radio and talk shows: the value of the online conversation

Chat, mobile messaging and journalism

How can we use WhatsApp and other chat platforms in our newsrooms to improve audience engagement and dialogue with our sources? This workshop will provide an overview of several messaging apps, as w...

15:00 - 16:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Chat, mobile messaging and journalism

Seizing journalists' devices and information: basic safeguards

Digital devices (computers, smartphones etc) are an essential tool for journalists. These devices are however often subject to seizure as a result of criminal proceedings. The talk will examine the...

15:00 - 16:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Seizing journalists' devices and information: basic safeguards

Recipes for change: untold stories of food and climate adaptation

The panel will highlight the threats that climate change poses to global food production, as well as the power of smallholder farmers to adapt to a changing climate while meeting the world's food ne...

15:00 - 16:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Recipes for change: untold stories of food and climate adaptation

Isis, inside the army of terror: between social media and God

For several months the Islamic State, or ISIS, has been threatening the world with its violence and its plans of conquest. After seizing large areas of Syria and Iraq, and declaring, last June, the ...

15:15 - 16:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Isis, inside the army of terror: between social media and God

The future of social movements: online activism and the media

Online empowerment platforms are enabling ordinary people to change the policies of elected officials and multinational companies -- from mayors, senators, and Presidents, to Google and Uber -- at a...

15:30 - 16:30
Teatro della Sapienza

The future of social movements: online activism and the media

Transnational investigative journalism: 3 examples

Transnational investigative journalism: 3 examples Three investigations, the IRPI-Correctiv-El Confidencial-Tages Anzeiger joint work The Wolves of Europe which uncovered a fraud of fake bonds perp...

16:00 - 18:00
Sala del Dottorato

Transnational investigative journalism: 3 examples

Social networks and journalism

Social networks and journalism: crisis management, information gathering, publication of news and related legal and professional ethics risks. Social networks represent a great opportunity for news...

16:00 - 17:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Social networks and journalism

Native social media journalism: Andy Carvin’s reported.ly team

"An international team of journalists with literally dozens of years’ worth of combined experience as online community organizers, storytellers and curators. We take pride in being active, engaged...

16:00 - 17:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Native social media journalism: Andy Carvin’s reported.ly team

Turkey: a media under siege

International organisations whose brief it is to defend journalists from oppressive regimes have long focused on Turkey as a country which imprisons individuals for the expression of unwelcome news ...

16:30 - 17:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Turkey: a media under siege

Battling online misinformation and debunking viral lies

The online world is filled with misinformation and hoaxes. Fake news websites, government propaganda, Photoshopped images, fake social media accounts and unethical scientific journal publishers are ...

16:30 - 18:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Battling online misinformation and debunking viral lies

Russian independent media: how to function under Putin's regime

The Russian Constitution tells it straight: censorship is forbidden (Chapter 2, article 29.5). But during the last 15 years, Putin’s regime has worked hard to monopolize the media space. It has us...

16:30 - 18:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Russian independent media: how to function under Putin's regime

How social media companies manipulate geopolitical reality by Jillian York

16:30 - 16:45
Teatro della Sapienza

How social media companies manipulate geopolitical reality by Jillian York

Emotional proximity: journalism between brands and platforms by Andrea Iannuzzi

Emotional proximity: journalism between brands and platforms - by Andrea Iannuzzi from International Journalism Festival

16:45 - 17:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Emotional proximity: journalism between brands and platforms by Andrea Iannuzzi

Talk shows on trial

Is the golden age of the current affairs TV talk show now over? If so, what of the future of political debate on TV? Four leading figures in Italian TV talk shows will debate the issue, with Alessio...

17:00 - 18:30
Sala dei Notari

Talk shows on trial

The death of the secret, the sell-off of privacy, the advent of transparency: some legal and information technology considerations

Technology has significantly impacted three aspects of our society and, in particular, the legal and political world, which are closely related. These are the maintenance of confidentiality of cer...

17:00 - 18:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

The death of the secret, the sell-off of privacy, the advent of transparency: some legal and information technology considerations

Understanding threats to your privacy

This beginner-level talk will help attendees understand the various threats to their online privacy that they encounter each day, and basic ways to respond to those threats.

17:00 - 18:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Understanding threats to your privacy

The end of journalism as a career? by Felix Salmon

17:00 - 17:15
Teatro della Sapienza

The end of journalism as a career? by Felix Salmon

Introduction to sensor journalism and playing with arduinos

Learn how to make simple, interactive projects using Arduino hardware. We'll walk through a couple of easy projects to give you a feel for what's possible and show a few examples of what other news ...

17:30 - 19:00
Hotel Sangallo

Introduction to sensor journalism and playing with arduinos

Advocacy, journalism and videotape: a blurred line?

Advocacy journalism has become a genre in itself, transparently adopting a partisan, yet factual viewpoint for social purposes. Organizations other than media outlets are recruiting journalists in ...

17:30 - 19:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Advocacy, journalism and videotape: a blurred line?

Women and sports journalism: the race is on

Sports journalism and women: a mix often made difficult by the prevailing machismo in this sector. Has the situation now changed or are we still far from reaching the coveted gender equality? And if...

17:30 - 19:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Women and sports journalism: the race is on

Google, Facebook and Twitter as global gatekeepers for digital news?

Google, Facebook, and Twitter as global gatekeepers for digital news? Evidence and experiences from around the world. Search engines and social networking sites are important parts of the way in wh...

18:00 - 19:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Google, Facebook and Twitter as global gatekeepers for digital news?

Not only Ayotzinapa: dissent, repression and freedom of the press in Mexico

The shocking story of the 43 students of Ayotzinapa, who were killed, dismembered and burned in a mass grave, has attracted the world's attention once more to Mexico, which is still one of the most ...

18:00 - 19:30
Sala del Dottorato

Not only Ayotzinapa: dissent, repression and freedom of the press in Mexico

Greenwald-in-a-box: a Hermes experiment

This workshop is for journalists who wish to learn how to receive material from anonymous sources. During the workshop, the Hermes Study Centre will be at your disposal to enable you to test a par...

18:00 - 19:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Greenwald-in-a-box: a Hermes experiment

The journalism of terror: how do we bear witness when everybody is a witness?

In the new reality of terrorism and propaganda on social media, the value of journalism as a means of separating news from noise has never been more vital. With militant groups using social media as...

18:00 - 19:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

The journalism of terror: how do we bear witness when everybody is a witness?

Opinion vs The News

As news organizations try to distinguish themselves in a crowded field, opinion takes on an increasingly important role. This panel will look at the spectrum of opinion - from news with a voice to a...

18:00 - 19:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Opinion vs The News

Il cineasta e il labirinto by Roberto Andò

Il cineasta e il labirinto - The Filmmaker and the Labyrinth by Roberto Andò, Italy, 2002, 55'. The human, professional and artistic profile of Francesco Rosi, as told by one of his closest collab...

18:30 - 20:30
Cinema Postmodernissimo

Il cineasta e il labirinto by Roberto Andò

The good guy and the bad guy of Italian radio: Linus and Giuseppe Cruciani

Radio news and entertainment: with a smile or with a scowl, depending on taste.

19:00 - 20:30
Sala dei Notari

The good guy and the bad guy of Italian radio: Linus and Giuseppe Cruciani

Festival aperitivo

By invitation only. All festival speakers and their guests are cordially invited to drinks and stuzzichini (canapé-like nibbles). For the uninitiated: what exactly is the aperitivo?

Social fighters: Chef Rubio and Zerocalcare

No author in the history of Italian comics has had the reputation of Michele Rech, aka Zerocalcare. Many of the greatest talents from Hugo Pratt to Andrea Pazienza, from Crepax to Manara, and even G...

21:00 - 22:30
Sala dei Notari

Social fighters: Chef Rubio and Zerocalcare

Life is a Journey... to the theatre

Beppe Severgnini in Life is a Journey With Marta Isabella Rizi and the musician and singer Elisabetta Spada Original music by Kiss & Drive Directed by Francesco Brandi Freely adapted from the ...

21:00 - 22:30
Teatro Morlacchi

Life is a Journey... to the theatre

The look of silence by Joshua Oppenheimer

Screening of The look of silence by Joshua Oppenheimer (Denmark, Norway, Great Britain, Indonesia, Finland, 2014, 98’). Through Joshua Oppenheimer’s work filming perpetrators of the Indonesian...

21:15 - 23:15
Cinema Postmodernissimo

The look of silence by Joshua Oppenheimer

CITIZENFOUR by Laura Poitras

CITIZENFOUR by Laura Poitras (Germany, US, United Kingdom, 2014, 114’) CITIZENFOUR is a real life thriller, unfolding by the minute, giving audiences unprecedented access to filmmaker Laura P...

22:30 - 00:30
Sala dei Notari

CITIZENFOUR by Laura Poitras

sunday 19

Media-making millennials: #werunthis

How are media-making millennials influencing journalism, information exchange, and the job market? Five millennial women join forces - and their international experiences - to tackle this question. ...

09:30 - 10:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Media-making millennials: #werunthis

Newsroom diversity management

Diversity management in the newsroom. International examples and data How many people in Italian newsrooms are of foreign origin? How many women, disabled people and those with different sexual ori...

09:30 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Newsroom diversity management

Better to keep quiet: censorship, hypocrisy and lies about freedom of speech in Italy

Italy is a country where in order to open a blog it is necessary to obey a law dating from 1948, otherwise there is the risk of having to face a a criminal trial. We are a country where you cannot b...

09:30 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Better to keep quiet: censorship, hypocrisy and lies about freedom of speech in Italy

Signing of convention between Italian Association of Journalists and European Commission

Description to come. Organised by Ordine dei Giornalisti

10:00 - 10:30
Sala dei Notari

Signing of convention between Italian Association of Journalists and European Commission

Innovation in Spanish journalism

Entrepreneurial journalism is a breath of fresh air in Spanish journalistic culture, transforming the media ecosystem creating a new agenda, promoting critical journalism content over infotainment a...

10:00 - 11:30
Sala del Dottorato

Innovation in Spanish journalism

Transforming global breaking news with data

Floods in Pakistan? Let’s find out how much donor aid Pakistan receives for infrastructure each year. Corruption in the Palestinian Authority? We can calculate which ministry spends the most on wa...

10:00 - 11:30
Hotel Sangallo

Transforming global breaking news with data

Digital whistleblowing with GlobaLeaks

In 2013 the Snowden revelations showed how digital communication can’t be considered safe by journalists dealing with whistleblowers and sources and underlined the need for better and stronger too...

10:00 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Digital whistleblowing with GlobaLeaks

Discrimination, prejudice and the role of social media in the age of gay marriage

Homophobia, bullying, civil rights, egalitarian marriage. How are the issues related to discrimination addressed in the media and what is the role played by social networks in 2015? How does the Ita...

10:30 - 12:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Discrimination, prejudice and the role of social media in the age of gay marriage

Pop economy: where are you?

Why is the economy given so little space on TV despite its enormous influence on public life and politics? What is it needed to make such a seemingly impenetrable subject popular on TV? Who are the ...

10:30 - 12:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Pop economy: where are you?

The human faces of immigration

Description to come. Organized by the European Commission - Representation in Italy

10:30 - 12:00
Sala dei Notari

The human faces of immigration

Propaganda reloaded? Dangerous liaisons between politics and news in the social media age

The growing online presence of politicians and their habit of commenting on blogs and social media, combined with disproportionate attention from the media for such environments, has resulted in dan...

11:00 - 12:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Propaganda reloaded? Dangerous liaisons between politics and news in the social media age

Deepweb: what is it? And what’s really in it?

There’s a lot of talk nowadays about the deepweb, but what is it exactly? And what would you find once you got there? The deepweb is definitely more than just the famous Silkroad or similar websi...

11:00 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Deepweb: what is it? And what’s really in it?

Investigative journalism on the crime beat

What is the role of crime news in journalism today? How to build an investigative report? Above all, what is the societal relevance of such work? Giovanni Bianconi and Fiorenza Sarzanini of Corriere...

11:00 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Investigative journalism on the crime beat

Innovative journalism in France

In Italy, those looking for innovation in journalism, especially digital, usually drink at the source of the Anglo-Saxon media. Therefore, the effect is that what happens very close to us, just beyo...

11:30 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

Innovative journalism in France

Setting up a webmagazine: from concept to business plan

Do you want to become your own publisher? Do you believe that setting up a start-up is a great way to be a journalist today? You are right. However, ideas, a business plan, a statute and the right p...

11:30 - 13:00
Hotel Sangallo

Setting up a webmagazine: from concept to business plan

Reporting mafias glocally

Italian organised crime is a global problem, yet all syndicates maintain strongholds in their local area. Three newsrooms - Grandangolo in Agrigento (Sicily), Il Dispaccio in Reggio Calabria, Correc...

12:00 - 13:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Reporting mafias glocally

Mobile journalism, a newsroom in your pocket

A smartphone can produce quality videos and photos, but its use for a journalist goes much beyond that. In a few minutes, it is possible to edit video and images at a semi-professional level, to o...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Mobile journalism, a newsroom in your pocket

Arts journalism: the transatlantic crossing from Sunday supplement to the web

In the time of social networks and the crisis of print, what is happening to arts journalism? What are the consequences of shifting from newspaper Sunday supplements to websites, portals and special...

12:00 - 13:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Arts journalism: the transatlantic crossing from Sunday supplement to the web

L'amore che ti meriti by Daria Bignardi

Presentation of the book L'amore che ti meriti by Daria Bignardi. In conversation with Gipi. How can love be both the most creative and the most destructive force? Antonia, a crime novelist who is ...

12:00 - 13:00
Teatro della Sapienza

L'amore che ti meriti by Daria Bignardi

In memory of Angelo Agostini

Angelo Agostini (1959-2014) was a leading figure in journalism studies and journalism training in Italy. He served for many years as editor of the thrice-yearly journalism review Problemi dell'infor...

12:30 - 13:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

In memory of Angelo Agostini

LegalLeaks and #Chiedi: how to use right to access for journalism

There is not (yet) a Freedom of Information Act in Italy such as in the United States and in the United Kingdom, but the rules on access can be very useful to journalists and citizens. Diritto Di Sa...

14:00 - 15:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

LegalLeaks and #Chiedi: how to use right to access for journalism

Malware: how does it work?

Malware economics is evolving with the internet landscape and new market opportunities are emerging for former Malware authors. This talk will describe, where possible, malware authors’ goals and ...

14:00 - 15:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Malware: how does it work?

Dialogues on the freedom of expression

Description to come. Organised by TIM.

14:00 - 15:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Dialogues on the freedom of expression

In mezz'ora - RAI 3

To be broadcast live from the Sala dei Notari in Perugia, In mezz'ora with Lucia Annunziata, who will interview Giuliano Pisapia.

14:30 - 15:00
Sala dei Notari

In mezz'ora - RAI 3

Spin factor: the narration of political communication

In a landscape dominated by narratives like House of Cards and snappy election-winning headlines, what is the position of those who confront, day in and day out, policy communication and electoral s...

14:30 - 16:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Spin factor: the narration of political communication

Data expedition: hands-on storytelling

Join our hands on data expedition and use the skills you acquired attending the School of Data Journalism workshops. We will look at a topic and work in small, diverse groups to produce stories and ...

14:30 - 17:30
Hotel Sangallo

Data expedition: hands-on storytelling

Crowdfunding journalism in Italy and beyond: models and issues

This panel will discuss crowdfunding journalism projects by reviewing some of the successful experiences in the European context (decorrespondent.nl, krautreporter.de, contributoria.com). The Italia...

14:30 - 16:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Crowdfunding journalism in Italy and beyond: models and issues

LIfelong training

Description to come. Organised by the Ordine dei Giornalisti

15:00 - 17:00
Sala del Dottorato

LIfelong training

Women and babies as commodities

Reportages from the Turkey/Syria border and from Iraq.

15:00 - 16:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Women and babies as commodities

Climate change: the challenge to journalism

All the ingredients are there to make climate change a journalism workshop: obstacles, opportunities, risks, limitations, and the prospects of journalism that has to search for, find, and invent n...

16:00 - 17:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Climate change: the challenge to journalism

Rome, crime capital: organised crime in the corridors of power

The story of Mafia Capital; an unprecedented criminal system, which has dominated Rome with the complicity of politicians and institutions. A true story so incredible that it seems to be straight ou...

16:00 - 17:30
Sala dei Notari

Rome, crime capital: organised crime in the corridors of power

Come cavalli che dormono in piedi by Paolo Rumiz

Description to come.

16:00 - 17:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Come cavalli che dormono in piedi by Paolo Rumiz

Il caso Mattei by Francesco Rosi (1922-2015)

Screening of Il caso Mattei by Francesco Rosi, 1972, 110’. Combining news, documentary reconstruction and free evocation, Rosi made a film portrait of Enrico Mattei, the "most powerful Italian af...

16:00 - 18:30
Cinema Postmodernissimo

Il caso Mattei by Francesco Rosi (1922-2015)

Quality news: how the young (re)act and the challenge to the media

Current news and news reports, both local and global - “glocal”, to use a word much in vogue nowadays - often lead journalists to avoid, like it or not, elements of daily life that are widesprea...

17:00 - 18:30
Sala del Dottorato

Quality news: how the young (re)act and the challenge to the media

The Great European Disaster Movie

Following the success of the acclaimed Girlfriend In a Coma, director Annalisa Piras and former editor of The Economist Bill Emmott bring us a new, hard-hitting creative current-affairs documentar...

17:00 - 19:00
Teatro della Sapienza

The Great European Disaster Movie

The republic of the selfie

Taking as their starting point the book La Repubblica del selfie (2015) by Marco Damilano, the speakers will consider how the (Italian) media is adapting to the challenge of reporting on politics in t...

17:30 - 19:00
Sala dei Notari

The republic of the selfie

(Dis)advantages for men and women in journalism

Description to come.

19:00 - 20:30
Teatro della Sapienza

(Dis)advantages for men and women in journalism

Music isn't serious stuff: the case of Lo Stato Sociale

They are a cutting-edge band. Playing 200 concerts a year, many of them sold out, without going mainstream and participating at the Sanremo Music Festival (the most popular Italian song contest), be...

19:00 - 20:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Music isn't serious stuff: the case of Lo Stato Sociale

What a great story! Luca Valtorta in conversation with Negramaro

Description to come.

21:00 - 22:30
Sala dei Notari

What a great story! Luca Valtorta in conversation with Negramaro

Slurp

Slurp. Twenty years of unabashed arse-licking that have ruined Italy by and with Marco Travaglio with Giorgia Salari directed by Valerio Binasco In his new theatre show, Marco Travaglio - with t...

21:00 - 22:30
Teatro Morlacchi

Slurp

Festival volunteers party

All festival volunteers welcome. After 5 days of hard work a well-earned opportunity to party at Il Birraio in Via Prome.

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