Programme 2017 (partial and provisional programme. Full festival programme online in March. Latest update monday 20/03/2017 19:31)

Festival venues

wednesday 5

Radio Anch'io - RAI Radio 1

Broadcast live from the Hotel Brufani in Perugia, the RAI Radio 1 current affairs morning show Radio anch'io presented by Giorgio Zanchini.

08:30 - 10:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Radio Anch'io - RAI Radio 1

Getting to know the EU

Training course for journalists. Learning about the European Union. Community regional programs in Umbria for the period 2014-2020 and prospects for the future. 09.00: Welcome from the Umbrian Regio...

09:00 - 16:00
Salone d'Onore, Palazzo Donini

Getting to know the EU

Kids' newsroom

A lab for school children. A child-sized press room, in which to learn how to use digital photography, video editing and social platform editing. Together we will go hunting for news about the Inter...

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

Kids' newsroom

Online security, verification and advanced research tools. Data and Google trends

Use of different tools and applications to navigate safely and protect your accounts and you digital contents. Optimize the use of the search engine to obtain relevant results in a faster and more acc...

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

Online security, verification and advanced research tools. Data and Google trends

Hackers' corner for kids

A lab for school children. The language of the future will be made up of numbers, strings and brackets of various types. Knowing that will help us to imagine and understand the world which does not e...

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

Hackers' corner for kids

Online hatred, stalking and cyber-bullying among minors

Naughty children. Online hate, violence and stalking among children and adolescents and cyberbullying. Understanding of the phenomenon, law, case studies, role of adults and technology. There is an e...

13:30 - 14:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Online hatred, stalking and cyber-bullying among minors

Forgotten news of migration: reporting on countries of origin and transit

This panel will focus on the aspects of migration which are "forgotten" by mainstream media and will investigate the reasons behind this trend. Where do they come from, who are they, why do they leav...

14:30 - 15:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Forgotten news of migration: reporting on countries of origin and transit

Health care 2.0

The current digital information ecosystem shows risks and opportunities for those who suffer from a disease. Can we recount our illnesses better online or face-to-face? Could we improve the reliabili...

14:30 - 15:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Health care 2.0

My name is Meriam

My name is Meriam. The case of the woman sentenced to death for apostasy in Sudan and the silence about persecuted Christians. The increasingly difficult co-existence, at times dramatic, between Chri...

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

My name is Meriam

Whistleblowing: legal and technical guarantees for sources

  What is whistleblowing and why is it important to fight corruption, identify possible crimes and spread the culture of legality? Does the law really protect whistleblowers? Are there good prac...

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

Whistleblowing: legal and technical guarantees for sources

Radio Ga Ga: how to stand out in the crowd

Great authors, journalists, speakers and sound engineers but also experts of events, digital marketing and advertising. The right mix of employees and outsourced roles make the success of a channel. ...

15:00 - 16:30
Sala del Dottorato

Radio Ga Ga: how to stand out in the crowd

The Umbria of today and of tomorrow

An interview of Catiuscia Marini, president of the Umbria Regional Council, on the present and future of Umbria, including the topics of employment, the earthquake emergency and tourism.

15:00 - 16:00
Teatro della Sapienza

The Umbria of today and of tomorrow

On the use of scientific data

A science-journalism dialogue workshop on the reading, interpretation and return of scientific data. Two researchers act as a source and explain a "case" with relevant scientific data, as they would ...

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

On the use of scientific data

To moderate or not to moderate?

To moderate or not to moderate? Practical rules for web administrators to survive the community: liability cases and operative tips. In the last few months, an issue known to the law of merit since 2...

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

To moderate or not to moderate?

Penguins and pen drives: journalism in the Antarctic

The legendary land of ice is perhaps the least journalistically-enticing place on Earth. Fantastic pictures, but little information, reach the public. Many dream of going. Few know what really happens...

15:30 - 17:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Penguins and pen drives: journalism in the Antarctic

Press freedom in south-east Europe

In the first two months of 2017 the Vienna-based South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) published more than 35 reactions and protest letters connected to press freedom violations in the SEEMO re...

15:45 - 17:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Press freedom in south-east Europe

There's an entire world out there...

There is a whole world out there... media formats, new perspectives and economic sustainability to bring foreign news into the Italian mediaspace. Perhaps for lack of familiarity with foreign languag...

16:30 - 18:00
Sala del Dottorato

There's an entire world out there...

Writing about minors, violence and new families

Identity and gender orientation, intersex and transgender minors, for others or surrogate pregnancy, homosexual and stepchild adoption, same sex marriage, civil unions and same sex parents families. T...

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

Writing about minors, violence and new families

Nobody can stop me

The torpedoing and sinking in June 1940 while on its way to Canada of the Arandora Star, a ship full of Italian and German citizens condemned to expulsion after Mussolini declared war on the UK, is...

17:00 - 17:45
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Nobody can stop me

Top IFTTT recipes for journalism

IFTTT "recipes" can facilitate the work of journalists, allowing news stories on the web to be traced and sources to be checked. In this workshop, a tour of the best sequences of commands, including ...

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

Top IFTTT recipes for journalism

Tears of salt. The story of a doctor on Lampedusa

Pietro Bartolo is a doctor who for over twenty five years has worked on the small Italian island of Lampedusa, located between Sicily and North Africa, welcoming and caring for the migrants who arriv...

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

Tears of salt. The story of a doctor on Lampedusa

Public opinion in the era of the algorithm

Public power, private power and technological factors: new forming processes of public opinion in the era of the algorithm. The debate on whether to set up filter mechanisms to content circulating on...

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

Public opinion in the era of the algorithm

From the Vatican to Raggi: investigative journalism lessons

Emiliano Fittipaldi will explain the tips and secrets which allowed him to write some of the most important journalistic investigations of the last few years. A lesson on the use of open sources (any...

18:00 - 19:00
Sala dei Notari

From the Vatican to Raggi: investigative journalism lessons

China: between traditional and digital media

Freedom of expression in China continues to be dogged by pervasive government censorship which seeks to repress outspoken voices and silence collective action. The authorities remain keen to have cont...

18:00 - 19:00
Sala del Dottorato

China: between traditional and digital media

Populisms from Brexit to Trump

How economic trauma, the migration crisis and dissatisfaction with traditional parties are shaking western democracies.

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

Populisms from Brexit to Trump

Fighting corruption: civic monitoring and the re-use of public data

The public information patrimony is a wealth of data from which to extrapolate valuable knowledge regarding significant processes of the country and public interest issues. The data knowable model, ba...

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

Fighting corruption: civic monitoring and the re-use of public data

America, the whole world is watching

The election victory of Donald Trump was a shock to many, both in the USA and elsewhere. The aggressive electoral campaign, the attacks on the media and minorities, the obvious support of the extreme...

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

America, the whole world is watching

Goal! Live Italian football cup semi-final action and chat

A double appointment for Italian football lovers: live cup semifinal action between Juventus and Napoli followed by a special festival edition of the Tiki Taka football analysis and chat TV programme...

20:00 - 22:30
Sala dei Notari

Goal! Live Italian football cup semi-final action and chat

Beyond these borders: live show on facts and stories from abroad

What happens when superstition takes hold of an entire society? This is the “Smoke Ghosts” effect: irrational beliefs become dramatically real and provoke international crises, panic on the market...

21:00 - 22:30
Teatro della Sapienza

Beyond these borders: live show on facts and stories from abroad

thursday 6

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. Festival speakers will take part.

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

Voci del Mattino - RAI Radio 1

Sunrise film walk

Join Robb Montgomery for a photo walk through Perugia and discover firsthand how to start using your smartphone to find, capture and share pictures that tell stories. We will meet (regardless of weat...

06:00 - 07:30
Hotel Brufani - reception

Sunrise film walk

Stampa e regime - Radio Radicale

Broadcast live from the Hotel Brufani in Perugia, the Radio Radicale newspaper review show Stampa e regime presented by Massimo Bordin.

07:30 - 09:00
Hotel La Rosetta

Stampa e regime - Radio Radicale

Lateral - Radio Capital

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

08:00 - 09:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Lateral - Radio Capital

How to spot fake news. For school pupils

Fact-checking workshop for school pupils. In the new online news scenario, each of us is called on to know the basic techniques of fact-checking. For this reason we launched Factcheckers.it, an assoc...

09:30 - 11:30
Hotel Sangallo

How to spot fake news. For school pupils

A t(w)it for tat

A T(W)IT FOR TAT Social Media and how to use it. Note: the session will be held in Italian. Simultaneous translation into English is available on request by mail by 04 April. Please send the reques...

09:30 - 17:00
Sala Fiume, Palazzo Donini

A t(w)it for tat

Responsibilities of the provider for false news, comments and defamation

What is the liability of Internet operators (Facebook, Google, YouTube, Instagram, etc.) for violations by users? Is there an obligation – for publishers and bloggers – to remove defamatory commen...

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

Responsibilities of the provider for false news, comments and defamation

Stories of technologically modified humanity

Climate change, wars and migration crises, relationships between politics and digital technologies, financial crises, social inequalities: the issues that surround the public debate confront us with t...

09:30 - 10:15
Palazzo Sorbello

Stories of technologically modified humanity

Investigating the Italian mafia

How do you investigate from the journalistic point of view the most powerful mafia organisation in the world? The center of investigative journalism IRPI found out that the only way is via a glocal st...

09:30 - 10:45
Sala del Dottorato

Investigating the Italian mafia

Migration: the new frontier of storytelling

Covering migration towards Europe offers a variety of possibilities for alternative narrations and new formats. Can re-thinking new strategies, even technological, for reporting migration also have a ...

09:30 - 10:45
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Migration: the new frontier of storytelling

‘Fake news’ and the misinformation ecosystem

‘Fake news’ and the misinformation ecosystem: how can newsrooms work with social networks to help solve this problem? This panel will explore the current debates about the ‘fake news’ debate,...

09:30 - 10:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

‘Fake news’ and the misinformation ecosystem

Collaborating with algorithms

Some journalists approach algorithmic assistance the way one might consider hopping into a self-driving car: some are delighted, some are wary. How can software assist reporting, and how might a novic...

09:30 - 10:45
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Collaborating with algorithms

Postcards from Guantanamo

After the end of the Obama presidency, the detention camp at Guantanamo Bay remains standing, despite a long sequence of institutional promises and demands from American civil society. Trump has dec...

10:15 - 11:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Postcards from Guantanamo

I am that night

Being bullied creates deep scars that may remain for life. Self-confidence can become an elusive or impossible goal. Victims are aware of that, being forced to deal with their inner torments daily, ...

10:30 - 11:30
Sala dei Notari

I am that night

Journalism, what a business!

Who are today's journalist-entrepreneurs? The session will consider the results of the survey made by ONA Italy, launched with a questionnaire last November, which aims at identifying, mapping and an...

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

Journalism, what a business!

Legal consequences of fake news

The debate on online fake news, and more in general on the authority or truthfulness (or “post truthfulness”) of content distributed online, is becoming an increasingly hot topic. But what are th...

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

Legal consequences of fake news

Reporting emerging authoritarianism

Over a hundred journalists jailed in Turkey by Erdogan. Opposition newspapers closed illegally in Orban’s Hungary. Journalists in the United States regularly demonized by Trump as “fake news” pe...

10:45 - 11:45
Sala del Dottorato

Reporting emerging authoritarianism

Companies or the media: where do readers get their news from?

According to Edelman's Trust Barometer, the world of business is "the last retaining wall" to stop the emergence of a post-truth and fake-news world. This is due to the fact that, according to the stu...

10:45 - 11:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Companies or the media: where do readers get their news from?

Scaling your global newsroom culture in the digital age

This session will explore the opportunities and drawbacks of scaling newsroom culture in the digital age. It will address how global news organisations can leverage their widespread teams and the chal...

10:45 - 12:00
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Scaling your global newsroom culture in the digital age

A new era of information warfare

A new era of information warfare: the DNC, the Podesta mails, Sony Pictures, etc. State-sponsored hacking and leaking and what it means for journalism. "Strategic leaking“ by states and intelligenc...

10:45 - 11:45
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

A new era of information warfare

Strategy and tools of engagement you can use today

How do we better listen to our audience? How do tell the stories of our community WITH them, not just for them? How do we turn our sources into storytellers? First newsrooms need the will to think abo...

Satire: between freedom of expression and duty of respect

Laughing in (bad) taste: satire between freedom of expression and duty of respect. It is common to think that satire should not have limits, since it is intrinsically tied to the freedom of expressi...

11:30 - 12:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Satire: between freedom of expression and duty of respect

Collaborative data infrastructures for journalism

This panel will look at the state of the art in how journalists build data infrastructures and collaborate around data projects. It will move beyond the stories that journalists tell with data to expl...

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

Collaborative data infrastructures for journalism

A one-sided story? Corruption as reported by the Italian media

This panel has a very specific goal: to bring together researchers who have studied news coverage of a very sensitive issue such as corruption and journalists who will have to comment on the results...

11:30 - 13:00
Hotel Sangallo

A one-sided story? Corruption as reported by the Italian media

How digital can save journalism in the Middle East and Arab World

Not everything that’s digital is online, so why is it so hard for the journalism industry (especially in the Middle East) to realise that not everything that’s online is digital. What’s happeni...

11:45 - 13:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

How digital can save journalism in the Middle East and Arab World

Trump: the Kremlin candidate?

Russian investigative journalist Andrei Soldatov and BBC Panorama reporter John Sweeney assess the evidence that the man in the White House may have got there thanks to the man in the Kremlin. The ...

11:45 - 13:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Trump: the Kremlin candidate?

TV commentary skills from sport to sport

Is there a right rhythm and tone for commentary on each sport? The celebratory whoop after a basketball dunk, the silence while a tennis player concentrates on a serve, the joy or desperation that ...

12:00 - 13:00
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

TV commentary skills from sport to sport

Fact-checking on TV: the importance of format

What makes fact-checking work on TV? TV authors should work on creating a real format with precise rules. The audience must be aware that something different is happening. Otherwise, they can’t dist...

12:00 - 13:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Fact-checking on TV: the importance of format

Photographic reportage as a social mission

A camera is just a means, a mere tool like a pen, with which the photojournalist writes the story of the forgotten and the outcasts. Where pictures are like words, and even more so, because photograph...

12:00 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

Photographic reportage as a social mission

Reputation in the social network era: protection, violation, rights

The reputation in the area of social network and rapidly increasing technologies. Protection, violation and rights. After a brief outline of various personal rights, this session will analyze the ca...

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

Reputation in the social network era: protection, violation, rights

The right to be forgotten: between privacy and freedom of expression

The right to be forgotten and de-indexing: the difficult balance between the needs of restoring privacy and freedom of expression. The publication of articles and journalistic archives on the interne...

13:30 - 14:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

The right to be forgotten: between privacy and freedom of expression

Fake news: it's nothing new

Fake news - it's nothing new. What I learned about fact, fiction and the American press by researching and writing two historical non-fiction books. By Claire Prentice. Introduction by Alessandro Sacc...

14:00 - 14:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Fake news: it's nothing new

Stories of Italians in the UK yesterday and today

The new frontiers of reportage: from books to web documetaries. The example of Italians and the UK. Storie di Italiani nel Regno Unito ieri e oggi (National Geographic Italia, 2016). Italians and th...

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

Stories of Italians in the UK yesterday and today

Media and information literacy

Media and information literacy: navigating today’s multi-format media and information landscape in Europe and beyond. The new digital environment is dramatically changing media’s position in soci...

14:00 - 15:00
Hotel Sangallo

Media and information literacy

Can we all just agree to stop doing TV for the Internet?

The first era of online video is over. Done are the days of newspapers building crazy expensive TV studios and broadcasters piping full programmes onto websites without clipping and adapting for web a...

14:00 - 15:15
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Can we all just agree to stop doing TV for the Internet?

Immersive journalism: Geo tools, from interactive maps to Google Earth

This workshop is centered on the use of Google geolocation tools with different applications. MyMaps to create interactive maps that rank different events over a certain territory. Since import data u...

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

Immersive journalism: Geo tools, from interactive maps to Google Earth

Where's the (female) expert?

Anyone organizing events, conferences and panels is often faced with a visual shock: once the leaflet is printed or the session is online, they realize there are only male speakers. The media aren’t...

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

Where's the (female) expert?

Women on the front line in the fight for freedom of expression

Two women, two stories of denied rights, persecution, and the price that authoritarian regimes impose to those who seek truth and fight for freedom of expression. Maryam Al-Khawaja is an activist who...

14:00 - 15:00
Sala del Dottorato

Women on the front line in the fight for freedom of expression

Power centre: Corriere della Sera

Founded in 1876, Corriere della Sera is the longest-lived Italian newspaper. Raffaele Fiengo worked there from the late sixties onwards, often coming into conflict with the management in his fight to ...

14:30 - 15:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Power centre: Corriere della Sera

Info wars between nation-states

From computer espionage to propaganda to information influence through the internet: the new info wars between nation-states. Nations have made the internet, and especially the news on it, a site of...

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

Info wars between nation-states

Newsgathering and tools for journalists on Facebook

How can journalists leverage Facebook for newsgathering, content creation and dissemination? This session will explore how journalists can discover content on Facebook, create engaging content and int...

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

Newsgathering and tools for journalists on Facebook

The Last Men in Aleppo. With Firas Fayyad

Interview of Firas Fayyad, director of the Sundance-winning film The Last Men in Aleppo. Clips of the documentary will be shown. The Last Men in Aleppo was filmed on the streets of Aleppo, now comp...

15:00 - 16:00
Sala dei Notari

The Last Men in Aleppo. With Firas Fayyad

Video formats and innovation methods

A 360° view of social video stories & design thinking methods. Combining the language and literacy of video storytelling with design thinking forms a powerful currency that can transform your ne...

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

Video formats and innovation methods

Lightning talks by RISJ fellows

Thirteen fellows from the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University - from Poland, Austria, Finland, China, Korea, Japan, Kenya, India, Russia - will present their research on...

15:00 - 16:30
Hotel Sangallo

Lightning talks by RISJ fellows

Investigative journalism in Africa: the case of Insight TWI

There is a great school of investigative journalism in Africa, consisting of journalists, photojournalists, African and Western video-makers who operate in the areas of which they have deep knowledge...

15:00 - 16:00
Sala del Dottorato

Investigative journalism in Africa: the case of Insight TWI

Do not call it a crime of passion

The panel will address the challenges presented to the media covering male violence against women, and especially femicide (the killing of a woman because she is a woman). Looking at data and example...

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

Do not call it a crime of passion

Internet memes: misinformation machines or vectors of truth?

2016 was a year of memes in Western politics, from #CatsAgainstBrexit to Pepe the Frog to #NastyWomen, as meme shells, GIFs and selfies enter the political vernacular. Love them or hate them, internet...

15:15 - 16:15
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Internet memes: misinformation machines or vectors of truth?

Bulletproof diaries. Tales of a war reporter

Over a decade of Afghan history seen through the eyes of one of the most important Italian war correspondents, Barbara Schiavulli. In Bulletproof diaries reportage meets the graphic novel: a story th...

15:30 - 16:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Bulletproof diaries. Tales of a war reporter

Fake news: the right to information and responsibility

Among all the liberties guaranteed in a democratic regime, freedom of expression has a crucial role. However, in the information society, the right to free manifestation of thought is not limited to t...

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

Fake news: the right to information and responsibility

Consumers want ethics

Institutions and politics on the watch-list for credibility and trust, consumers increasingly demanding about ethical issues; this is the scenario in which contemporary business communication operates...

16:00 - 17:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Consumers want ethics

The media startup journey: how to build a multi-million dollar company from scratch

Adriano Farano founded Watchup in Silicon Valley in 2012 and sold it in a multi-million dollar deal to Plex in 2016. Mark Little founded Storyful in Dublin in 2009 and sold it in a multi-million euro ...

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

The media startup journey: how to build a multi-million dollar company from scratch

How to report on lying media-bullying populists?

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16:00 - 17:00
Sala del Dottorato

How to report on lying media-bullying populists?

Reimagining local news for the digital age

If all news is local, then how is the sector responding to the challenges of digital disruption?  Hearing from a range of international experts, this panel will explore how local outlets are embracin...

If ancient Greek becomes mainstream

Are nine reasons sufficient to love ancient Greek? According to Andrea Marcolongo, author of La lingua genial (Laterza, 2016), it is. An act of love for a language that, according to common sense, ma...

16:30 - 17:30
Palazzo Sorbello

If ancient Greek becomes mainstream

Migrants: the stories of those who really make a difference

The journey of those crossing the Mediterranean, risking being swallowed by the waves, is characterized by fear, despair, flight from war and persecution, terror for those left behind. And for those w...

16:30 - 18:00
Sala dei Notari

Migrants: the stories of those who really make a difference

Freedom of expression in the age of social networks

Is there a magic formula to calculate the tolerance range of freedom of expression? How do you measure legally the distance between the irresponsibility of social network platforms, the simplified not...

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

Freedom of expression in the age of social networks

Not just cool graphs: data journalism for investigations

Stop thinking of cool graphs when somebody mentions data journalism: European newsrooms and international organizations are increasingly using data as a core part of their investigative reporting.

16:30 - 17:30
Hotel Sangallo

Not just cool graphs: data journalism for investigations

Amnesty International's Digital Verification Corps

Verification, Collaboration and Community Engagement: Amnesty International’s lessons from using Open Source Intelligence to monitor global human rights violations and train the next generation of ...

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

Amnesty International's Digital Verification Corps

Turkey: a black hole for journalists

As monitored attentively at the Journalism Festival in the past years, a perfect storm had been brewing over the free word and independent media in Turkey. It erupted in full scale after the coup atte...

17:00 - 18:00
Sala del Dottorato

Turkey: a black hole for journalists

#Hacked: Al Jazeera's interactive news game on Syrian cyberwar

In October 2016, Al Jazeera launched #Hacked - Syria's Electronic Armies. Following on from the award-winning Pirate Fishing - Interactive Investigation, #Hacked presents journalism in a game forma...

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

#Hacked: Al Jazeera's interactive news game on Syrian cyberwar

Will there be journalists in 2030?

This debate is not about whether or not the problems of the business model for news will or will not have been solved by 2030. Fake news has generated many claims that journalism is more needed than i...

17:15 - 18:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Will there be journalists in 2030?

FOIA against fake news

FOIA vs fake news (i.e. the importance of accessing documents for journalism). The law providing for the right to know all documents and data in the hands of the public administration and state-cont...

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

FOIA against fake news

German election: myth and prejudice

Lintel of a wounded and divided Europe, Germany will vote in August and September of 2017, and for the first time in its history the prospect of a grand coalition between Christian Democrats and Socia...

17:30 - 18:30
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

German election: myth and prejudice

How to plan and produce a social photo-reportage

What is photojournalism? What does it really mean to be a photojournalist? How do you build a story with pictures of crisis situations from scratch? What are the technical measures required for giving...

17:30 - 19:00
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

How to plan and produce a social photo-reportage

Free spirit: the evolution of enogastronomic journalism

From a model focused strictly on the product to a wider interpretation, with a narration depicting the product as a synthesis of a geographical, social and cultural context. To this end, the emergenc...

17:30 - 18:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Free spirit: the evolution of enogastronomic journalism

Covering the end of the Islamic State?

The Iraqi Army, with western military backing, is currently engaged in a fierce battle against the so-called Islamic State inside Iraq’s second biggest city, Mosul. And the United States is right no...

18:00 - 19:00
Sala del Dottorato

Covering the end of the Islamic State?

Beyond search engine optimization

Beyond SEO: how to optimise journalistic workflow too. Optimisation is not just for search engines, it's also for you and me. The need to consider an optimised work paradigm through slower and bett...

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

Beyond search engine optimization

The mysteries of Italy

Lirio Abbate will tell of the power of a certain Massimo Carminati thanks to secret documents stolen from the high-security vault of the High Court in Rome. At the heart of the affair is heavy-dut...

18:15 - 19:15
Sala dei Notari

The mysteries of Italy

Protection of journalists and sources

The difficult balancing of interests between the protection of journalists and their sources and law enforcement. The terrorist emergency is pushing different countries to enact laws to increase the...

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

Protection of journalists and sources

Reporting on environmental disasters

On how news of environmental disasters is presented, comparing traditional reporting on the ground with digital media storytelling. Organised in association with Greenpeace.

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

Reporting on environmental disasters

#netzwende: why Trump is the best thing to happen to journalism

#netzwende. Trump is the best that could ever happen to journalism - because it is a wake-up call that has long been overdue. Considering this potential, VOCER takes the opportunity of hosting a panel...

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

#netzwende: why Trump is the best thing to happen to journalism

The White Helmets

As daily airstrikes pound civilian targets in Syria, a group of indomitable first responders risk their lives to rescue victims from the rubble. Winner of the 2017 Oscar for Best Documentary Short. O...

19:30 - 20:30
Sala dei Notari

The White Helmets

Strong hands: we'll tell you about Syria... with music

From 20.30 to 21.00. How can music and arts have a key role in the challenges of our age? Which role has beauty in our complex world scenario? Media and social media are nowadays permeated with bad ne...

20:30 - 22:30
Sala dei Notari

Strong hands: we'll tell you about Syria... with music

friday 7

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. Festival speakers will take part.

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

Voci del Mattino -RAI Radio 1

Sunrise film walk

Join Robb Montgomery for a photo walk through Perugia and discover firsthand how to start using your smartphone to find, capture and share pictures that tell stories. We will meet (regardless of weat...

06:00 - 07:30
Hotel Brufani - reception

Sunrise film walk

Stampa e regime - Radio Radicale

Broadcast live from the Hotel Brufani in Perugia, the Radio Radicale newspaper review show Stampa e regime presented by Massimo Bordin.

07:30 - 09:00
Hotel La Rosetta

Stampa e regime - Radio Radicale

Lateral - Radio Capital

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

08:00 - 09:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Lateral - Radio Capital

Google Accelerated Mobile Pages

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09:00 - 10:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Google Accelerated Mobile Pages

Mutual benefits: a new generation of journalism cooperatives

Journalism cooperatives - where the journalists, and sometimes the readers, own the business, share the profits, and take part in decision-making - have long been a viable, if niche option for journal...

09:15 - 10:45
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Mutual benefits: a new generation of journalism cooperatives

Stop worrying about fake news. What comes next will be much worse

The session will take as its starting point the issues raised in Jonathan Albright's Guardian article of 09 December 2016 entitled Stop worrying about fake news. What comes next will be much worse.

09:30 - 10:30
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Stop worrying about fake news. What comes next will be much worse

How solutions journalism strengthens engagement and increases accountability

There has never been a more essential time for journalists to turn their attention to how individuals and institutions are responding to social problems. The news continues to highlight the best of th...

The ethics of live video

Periscope, Facebook Live and now Instagram Stories are changing breaking news coverage. What are the ethical implications for news organization? Should you embed a feed? Should you add a delay? Should...

09:30 - 10:45
Palazzo Sorbello

The ethics of live video

Algorithm tips: how to investigate government algorithms

Algorithms are coming to adjudicate decisions in nearly all facets of the public and private sectors. But despite the potential for efficiency gains, algorithms fed by big data can also amplify struct...

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

Algorithm tips: how to investigate government algorithms

Discovery and analytics with CrowdTangle

A look at CrowdTangle and how it is supporting newsrooms and journalists around the world. In December of 2016, Facebook acquired CrowdTangle, a leading social analytic and discovery tool used by hun...

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

Discovery and analytics with CrowdTangle

Science, data and innovation in digital journalism: by Quartz

Quartz was born in a new, digital world. In this session, Quartz journalists will talk about how the publication's award-winning innovations are driven by research, data, and a mobile-first approach...

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

Science, data and innovation in digital journalism: by Quartz

Sustainability and inclusion, making a difference

Sustainability and inclusion, making a difference as well as earning a living. Digital start-ups in Europe. The session will consider different models of sustainability with some Europe-wide researc...

10:30 - 11:30
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Sustainability and inclusion, making a difference

Understanding and monitoring drone strikes

Drone strikes are among the most defining elements of contemporary warfare. Both when used in conventional war scenarios or for targeted killing programs, military armed drones are usually operated be...

10:30 - 11:45
Sala del Dottorato

Understanding and monitoring drone strikes

Sharing to create community

Sharing time and experience, building relationships and links between colleagues, neighbors, teammates in order to return to a "common" life. The session, moderated by Maria Concetta Mattei, will be a...

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

Sharing to create community

The new frontiers of intimidation

The mafia today recognize the significant role of information in the fight against organized crime. With anonymous letters, bullets in envelopes, damaged cars and also violent threats, a new fronti...

10:45 - 11:45
Palazzo Sorbello

The new frontiers of intimidation

Covering President Trump: reporting the truth in an era of ‘alternative facts’

ijf17talk by Cameron Barr. Moderator Lucia Annunziata. Are news organizations in the best of times or the worst? The Washington Post’s managing editor for news and features argues that the profusio...

11:00 - 12:00
Sala dei Notari

Covering President Trump: reporting the truth in an era of ‘alternative facts’

The future of TV in Europe

With the advent of operators such as Netflix and Amazon, with the growth of on-demand TV and social media roles both as reaction carriers and true sources of inspiration for programmes and schedules, ...

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

The future of TV in Europe

The evolution of storytelling in TV journalism

Graphics, cinema-quality images, mobile use: how broadcast journalism has changed to respond to an audience increasingly accustomed to 24/7 news on screens of all sizes. Organised and sponsored by...

11:00 - 13:00
Hotel Sangallo

The evolution of storytelling in TV journalism

The malware who came in from the mail

A brief technical introduction to some of the most common (and dangerous) attacks you receive every day in your Inbox: how do they work, what are the consequences, how can you avoid them?

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

The malware who came in from the mail

Nuclear decommissioning: the Italian experience

The role of the media in explaining to citizens a complex and important task for public safety such as nuclear decommissioning, the last phase in the lifecycle of a nuclear facility. How can it be co...

11:30 - 12:30
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Nuclear decommissioning: the Italian experience

The company newsroom: an insight into corporate communications

Morning meetings, selection of news stories, articles, interviews, photographers and crew missions, post-production video, social media management, infographics creation, blog management, data collect...

11:30 - 13:30
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

The company newsroom: an insight into corporate communications

From our correspondents

From conflicts in the Middle East to the drama of the smuggling of migrants and the war in Syria, it is especially in times of crisis scenarios that the work of foreign correspondents is so crucial. P...

11:30 - 13:00
Teatro della Sapienza

From our correspondents

Stories on Umbria journalism award

Awards ceremony for the winners of the 8th International Journalism Award “Raccontami l’Umbria” - Stories on Umbria, organized by the Chamber of Commerce of Perugia and the Chamber of Commerce o...

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

Stories on Umbria journalism award

When is food REALLY good? A look at food beyond taste

Who has the best food system in the world? How can we minimize the environmental impact of agriculture? Why are some countries simultaneously experiencing undernutrition and obesity, and how effective...

11:45 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

When is food REALLY good? A look at food beyond taste

RegeniLeaks: partnership of journalists and hackers in the public interest

Following the disappearance, torture and murder of Italian Cambridge University PhD student Giulio Regeni in Cairo in January 2016, the Italian weekly L'Espresso created the web platform RegeniLeaks...

11:45 - 13:00
Palazzo Sorbello

RegeniLeaks: partnership of journalists and hackers in the public interest

How News Feed works

ijf17talk by Adam Mosseri. Moderator Jeff Jarvis. Adam Mosseri, VP of News Feed at Facebook, will share how his team thinks about improving News Feed so people see personally relevant stories every t...

12:00 - 13:00
Sala dei Notari

How News Feed works

Hacks and leaks: the future of transparency journalism

Ever since Wikileaks captured the headlines and the imagination of journalists all over the world with its shocking Collateral Murder video, large leaks of data, often obtained through hacking, have b...

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

Hacks and leaks: the future of transparency journalism

EyePyramid: the banality of malware

Two Italians referred to as the “Occhionero brothers” have been arrested and accused of using malware, codenamed "EyePyramid", and a carefully-prepared spear-phishing scheme to spy on high-profile...

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

EyePyramid: the banality of malware

Fact-checking in the age of Trump

2016 was both the worst year and the best year for political fact-checking since it rebooted for the internet age. This panel will assess the reach, successes and failures of the instrument on both s...

14:00 - 15:00
Sala del Dottorato

Fact-checking in the age of Trump

Best practice for reporters using live video

What are best practices for reporters out in the field using live video? What should news organizations think about when handling live video? In this workshop, you will learn best ethical practices f...

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

Best practice for reporters using live video

In your face(book)

Facebook has received a lot of criticism from publishers in recent years. But like it or not, Facebook is increasingly the place people turn for news. This panel is a deliberately provocative, one-si...

14:00 - 15:00
Palazzo Sorbello

In your face(book)

Monetizing community? Examining the business case for engaged journalism

We know that listening to our audiences, amplifying their voices, and building conversation around our work all make for good journalism. But do these pillars of community engagement also make for goo...

Under pressure: getting the story out against the odds

Have journalists ever been under pressure from so many directions and how can they combat those pressures? This session looks at the power of propaganda machines to influence, or try to influence, the...

14:00 - 15:00
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Under pressure: getting the story out against the odds

Electionland: the biggest social newsgathering project ever

Electionland was a unique collaborative project to track and cover voting problems during the 2016 US elections across the whole country and in real-time. It was also the largest social newsgathering ...

14:00 - 15:00
Hotel Sangallo

Electionland: the biggest social newsgathering project ever

Uncovering internet censorship

More than 200 million people got online for the first time in 2016. But in many cases, the type of internet that they accessed was already controlled and censored by their governments or internet serv...

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

Uncovering internet censorship

WordPress, the opportunities of the open web

WordPress empowers more than 27% of the web. From the tiniest personal blog to the largest media website, its development is fully executed by a community effort. The software is released under the Ge...

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

WordPress, the opportunities of the open web

It's all the web's fault!

There is a fil rouge connecting the 2001 law on publishing and the words of the President of the Antitrust Authority, Pitruzzella, fifteen years later: the idea that the Internet is a threat. Since th...

14:45 - 16:00
Teatro della Sapienza

It's all the web's fault!

Brexit, the EU and the British press

The UK's tabloid press have long disliked the EU - with stories focused on bendy bananas, sugar mountains and an unaccountable leadership. How much impact did this coverage have on the country's re...

15:00 - 16:15
Palazzo Sorbello

Brexit, the EU and the British press

Visual storytelling on Facebook

Going live used to involve booking satellites or firing up big trucks. Now journalists routinely broadcast to talk about stories with their audiences in real time. Facebook Live is just over a year ol...

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

Visual storytelling on Facebook

Google DNI fund: presentation and Q&A

The Digital News Initiative (DNI) Innovation Fund’s goal is to support and stimulate innovation in digital news journalism over the next three years. During this period, Google will make available u...

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

Google DNI fund: presentation and Q&A

Football Leaks and Panama Papers: two tales of great journalism

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15:00 - 16:00
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Football Leaks and Panama Papers: two tales of great journalism

Islam for the politically incorrect

In these post-truth times, the truth about Islam has fallen by the wayside. In an era of alternative facts, myths often parade as facts about Islam. With Islam one of the most controversial and misun...

15:00 - 16:00
Sala del Dottorato

Islam for the politically incorrect

Slow down everybody! The breaking news scramble and digital detox

On why we – journalists and readers — need to just slow down a little. What is the effect on readers of speed in news output? Are there effective ways to retain distance and perspective (and h...

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

Slow down everybody! The breaking news scramble and digital detox

The state of data journalism in post-Brexit Europe

From Spain to Germany, from France to Italy to Greece: data journalism lives in Europe in multiple stadia. The panel will explore the state of data-driven journalism in Europe content-wise and industr...

15:00 - 16:15
Hotel Sangallo

The state of data journalism in post-Brexit Europe

A trustworthy press is the immune system of democracy. With Craig Newmark

Interview of Craig Newmark by Mario Calabresi. On 01 March 2017 Craig Newmark posted a statement entitled Why putting an end to fake news is good for democracy in which he said that the Craig Newma...

15:00 - 16:00
Sala dei Notari

A trustworthy press is the immune system of democracy. With Craig Newmark

Your camera attacked America: IoT security and privacy

The Internet of Things (IoT) lets us interact, plan and manage activities with a unique convenience. But at the cost of undermining both security and privacy. During this session we will discuss : ...

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

Your camera attacked America: IoT security and privacy

Yemen: the human cost of a forgotten war

The conflict in Yemen, which escalated in March 2015, is among the least reported of all the wars in the Middle East, despite the fact that it has killed more than 7,000 people and wounded 43,000, inc...

16:00 - 17:00
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Yemen: the human cost of a forgotten war

A field guide to fake news

A field guide to fake news: recipes for investigating misinformation ecosystems online. What is the state of fake news in your country? How can misinformation phenomena be investigated? This session ...

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

A field guide to fake news

Media covering media: influencing innovation

How do you find out about the latest developments and innovations in the journalism field around the world (apart from your annual pilgrimage to Perugia)? Chances are that you read, watch or listen to...

16:00 - 17:00
Sala del Dottorato

Media covering media: influencing innovation

Reporting on refugees: tips on covering the crisis

The workshop will focus on the experience of journalists covering the "refugee crisis", specifically the challenges that arise when working on often long-lasting issues related to refugee stories. P...

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

Reporting on refugees: tips on covering the crisis

Journalism as activism: examples from Africa

Even mainstream journalists are activists. They become so whenever they touch uncomfortable and unpopular topics. Or when they endanger their safety just to denounce regimes, situations, and dangerous...

16:00 - 17:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Journalism as activism: examples from Africa

Turkey: internet shutdowns, an emerging threat to journalism

Over the last year a record number of governments have shut down internet access and cut off social media services to control the flow of information during events of political significance, national ...

16:15 - 17:15
Hotel Sangallo

Turkey: internet shutdowns, an emerging threat to journalism

Situations vacant: an enlightened governing class

La Repubblica dei Brocchi (The Republic of Morons) is the latest book by Sergio Rizzo. And the title refers to the image the Italian ruling class offers. Ethical codes, the same Article 54 of the Con...

16:30 - 18:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Situations vacant: an enlightened governing class

Role of digital companies in evolution of news publishing. With Richard Gingras

Google’s Vice President of News Richard Gingras will be joined by Davide Casati of Corriere della Sera for a candid conversation on the role of digital companies in the evolution of news publishing....

16:30 - 17:30
Sala dei Notari

Role of digital companies in evolution of news publishing. With Richard Gingras

Lawful state hacking: necessary investigative upgrade or privacy nightmare?

After the Snowden revelations, massive encryption of internet communications started to take-off, reducing the investigative power of law enforcement and security agencies that, in turn, increased the...

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

Lawful state hacking: necessary investigative upgrade or privacy nightmare?

Bots for journalism: where next?

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16:30 - 17:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Bots for journalism: where next?

Doing journalism in Egypt: from the Arab spring to El-Sisi

The 2011 Tahrir Square protests in Egypt, in addition to ushering in hopes of democracy also opened a window of opportunity in the search for media independence after decades of dictatorship. But the...

17:00 - 18:00
Sala del Dottorato

Doing journalism in Egypt: from the Arab spring to El-Sisi

How can you build debunking beats into your newsroom?

In this workshop, you will learn about some of the debunking projects taking place in newsrooms around the world. How big a team do you need? How do you manage the workflow? How do you ensure you are ...

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

How can you build debunking beats into your newsroom?

In defence of empathy

The miscalled “refugee crisis” has been one of the most widely reported news stories by the international press. Does quantity equal a true capacity to break the wall of habit? How can one keep...

17:00 - 18:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

In defence of empathy

Questioning our assumptions: basic reporting processes, mass tragedy and engagement

This panel will explore community engagement at its most basic level: by examining and critiquing how journalists interview sources and report on the scene. By using insights from research into covera...

How to fight back against big data

Big data, when combined with certain algorithms, can be lethal. It makes citizens naked to states and corporations, prone to manipulation and abuse. Is it possible to resist their tyranny and expand f...

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

How to fight back against big data

Narcos

The biggest mover of cocaine in the world today is the Calabrian mafia, the 'Ndrangheta, now present in the four corners of the globe with dozens of skilled service brokers. From the Andes to West Afr...

17:15 - 18:15
Hotel Sangallo

Narcos

Women in journalism

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17:30 - 18:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Women in journalism

Non-profit journalism: the right model at the service of the community?

The inexorable crisis of the news publishing industry and the difficulty in finding business models able to replace the decline of so-called "legacy media" imposes a reflection about the sustainabilit...

18:00 - 19:00
Sala del Dottorato

Non-profit journalism: the right model at the service of the community?

Plan B: making a home for news on the open web

In this session two open web innovators and thinkers will discuss the potential for news flows outside the silos, and how that can work to make the news industry and independent bloggers more free and...

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

Plan B: making a home for news on the open web

In harm's way: newsrooms on the front line

In harm's way - journalism safety in a world where newsrooms and war zones are both on the front lines. Journalism safety is no longer just a critical issue for those going to cover traditional war...

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

In harm's way: newsrooms on the front line

The false enemy: Islamic terrorism and the responsibilities of the West

Who are the new terrorists of the ISIS Caliphate and what are the responsibilities of the West, in particular Europe, in its flourishing? Is the erection of walls – either real or symbolic – again...

18:00 - 19:00
Sala dei Notari

The false enemy: Islamic terrorism and the responsibilities of the West

Immersive journalism: YouTube and VR/360

Opening a YouTube channel, organizing it, building trust and fruitful interactions with fans and followers, prioritize and make your contents more accessible using playlists and different formats. Imp...

18:00 - 19:00
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Immersive journalism: YouTube and VR/360

Truly Media: introducing a new collaborative UGC verification tool

The spread of information via social networks has added new challenges to the journalistic profession. So far, there are few tools that are "made for journalism" and support verification in a collabor...

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

Truly Media: introducing a new collaborative UGC verification tool

Digital self-defence for journalists: has the bar been raised?

Has awareness of the risks associated with digital tools grown at the same speed with which technology has entered the everyday life of journalists? And, in turn, has the bar of the "digital self-de...

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

Digital self-defence for journalists: has the bar been raised?

Magic ensemble: reflections on current affairs in Italy

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18:30 - 19:30
Teatro della Sapienza

Magic ensemble: reflections on current affairs in Italy

The crisis of capitalism. And of democracy?

Are automation, robotics engineering and artificial intelligence a threat to workers' rights? Or do these developments show that a post-capitalist and post-work society is on the horizon, one in whi...

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

The crisis of capitalism. And of democracy?

Lercio and the post-falsity era

From before click-baiting, well beyond fact-checking, a cut above debunking. In a world surrounded by post-truth chimeras, your only beacon in the darkness is the post-falsity of the news provided by...

19:00 - 20:30
Sala dei Notari

Lercio and the post-falsity era

Nobody speak

Interview of Lisa Nishimura, Vice President Original Documentary and Comedy Programming at Netflix. With Mario Calabresi. to be followed by the screening of Nobody Speak. Hulk Hogan - aka Terry Bol...

21:00 - 23:00
Sala dei Notari

Nobody speak

Post-truth and post-journalism

A one-man show with the one and only Marco Travaglio.

21:00 - 22:30
Teatro Morlacchi

Post-truth and post-journalism

saturday 8

American journalism in the Trump era

Ever since Donald Trump entered the political arena, the US media have not just reported on the story – they have become part of it. Not a day goes by without a POTUS tweet, a Spicer press conferen...

09:00 - 10:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

American journalism in the Trump era

Something old, something new: digital media and the coverage of climate change

During the US presidential campaign and the Brexit referendum, the media hardly mentioned climate change.  Editors often see climate change as too niche or too preachy. Many audiences find the issue ...

09:15 - 10:15
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Something old, something new: digital media and the coverage of climate change

Stories on the move: documenting the global migration crisis

Migration has become a highly debated topic in both Europe and North America. As the number of displaced peoples around the world continues to rise, the questions surrounding integration become more p...

09:15 - 10:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Stories on the move: documenting the global migration crisis

A world of censorship

New winds of censorship are blowing in not only from the Middle East and Africa, areas traditionally plagued by a troubled relationship between media and power, but also from the Americas and Europe...

09:15 - 10:30
Sala del Dottorato

A world of censorship

Data journalism: data, graphics and charts, and Google Trends

Basic tools and working method of a data journalist. Data formats, sources, tools for analysis, export and sharing online of datasets. Use of Google worksheets and fast visualization tools. Google Pub...

09:30 - 10:30
Hotel Sangallo

Data journalism: data, graphics and charts, and Google Trends

Collaborative fact-checking to monitor elections

Four panelists involved in monitoring the EU referendum, the US election, and the upcoming French and German elections will talk about ambitious projects which involve monitoring social media and coll...

09:30 - 10:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Collaborative fact-checking to monitor elections

The quest for algorithm diversity: a dive into facebook.tracking.exposed dataset

While Trump was busy making  the filter bubble a mainstream problem, we were developing https://facebook.tracking.exposed. We can’t solve a political problem with technology but we might at least ...

09:30 - 10:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

The quest for algorithm diversity: a dive into facebook.tracking.exposed dataset

Journalism after Snowden: the future of the free press in the surveillance state

In the age of heightened surveillance, the need for - and threat to - watchdog journalism has intensified, with Edward Snowden’s 2013 leak of classified documents signaling what may become a new nor...

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

Journalism after Snowden: the future of the free press in the surveillance state

Cracking the code: digital-born and start-up news organisations in Europe

How are European journalism start-ups and digital-born news media handling the basic challenges facing all new (and old) journalistic outfits: what do you focus your editorial resources on, how do you...

10:00 - 11:00
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Cracking the code: digital-born and start-up news organisations in Europe

NewsThings

NewsThings explores how the news media sector might combine audience engagement with ambient design and the IoT to create a unique, collaborative new model for news. Partners John Mills (University of...

10:15 - 11:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

NewsThings

Death, immortality and oblivion on social networks

If Internet, Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and social networks in general have completely transformed our lives, our relationships and the way we communicate, why shouldn't they do the same with death, ...

10:15 - 11:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Death, immortality and oblivion on social networks

Engaging the next generation: solutions journalism as a solution?

For years audiences have complained that problem-oriented news turns them off. Younger audiences say the same thing, but also that solutions-oriented news would draw them in. At the same time, many jo...

Transparency check-up: first monitoring report on the Italian FOIA

Has Italy become more transparent with the adoption of the Freedom of Information Act? The NGO Diritto di Sapere has field-tested the effectiveness of the new law with hundreds of requests addressed ...

10:30 - 11:30
Hotel Sangallo

Transparency check-up: first monitoring report on the Italian FOIA

Optimizing for trust

What if news organizations optimized every part of the operation for trust rather than speed? How would that change our products, our processes -- what, when and how we publish? How would optimizing f...

10:30 - 11:15
Sala del Dottorato

Optimizing for trust

How to tackle trolls and manage online harassment

We are arguably in the golden age of audience-engaged journalism. But the growing problem of online harassment is troubling individual journalists and newsrooms alike. It's an issue confronted by both...

10:45 - 12:00
Palazzo Sorbello

How to tackle trolls and manage online harassment

If journalism unites with self-publishing: the long life of news

Writers and journalists Claire Prentice (The Washington Post and The Guardian) and Stephan Talty (New York Times Magazine, GQ, Playboy, the Irish Times) with Giulia Poli, Head of Kindle Content Amazon...

11:00 - 13:00
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

If journalism unites with self-publishing: the long life of news

Zaina Erhaim: covering the Syrian war as a journalist, activist and woman

ijf17talk by Zaina Erhaim. Moderator Maria Gianniti.

11:00 - 12:00
Sala dei Notari

Zaina Erhaim: covering the Syrian war as a journalist, activist and woman

Visual storytelling on Instagram

Instagram offers a glimpse of the world in real time, through the lenses of the more than 600 million people who share their view of the world around them. For journalists and publishers, those images...

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

Visual storytelling on Instagram

We'll always have Paris

Romantic walks through the streets of Paris following the letters of the alphabet, among quotations, anecdotes and suggestions. From the A of Arrondissement to the Z of Zinc, through places and celebr...

11:00 - 12:00
Teatro della Sapienza

We'll always have Paris

Data insights for journalists

Jon Wilks will be looking at how data has had an effect on the modern newsroom, looking briefly at the history of analytics before investigating how modern journalists need to consider different analy...

11:00 - 11:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Data insights for journalists

Brand journalism: news or PR?

For purists, combining the words “brand” and “journalism” is little short of blasphemy but, in the digital era, companies are producing more and more news, telling stories and talking about t...

11:15 - 12:15
Sala del Dottorato

Brand journalism: news or PR?

The age of new heroes

An expert in innovative marketing, relational communication and corporate education, Oscar di Montigny is the creator and disseminator of the principles of economy 0.0, which combines business and man...

11:15 - 12:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

The age of new heroes

Tools for investigative journalists

With the ever speeding pace of journalism and quick turnaround articles, the need for good investigative journalism is more important than ever. Join Ezra Eeman from Journalism Tools for a tour of the...

11:15 - 12:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

Tools for investigative journalists

Data journalism globally: where is it heading?

What is the status of data-driven journalism? Where are journalists progressing, where are the barriers to get started? Using data for daily reporting might be helpful, but how can journalists and new...

11:45 - 13:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Data journalism globally: where is it heading?

Money talks: why migrants matter

In 2016, 250 million international migrants sent almost half a trillion US dollars back to their communities in developing countries, 40 per cent of which – around $200 billion – reached rural a...

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

Money talks: why migrants matter

How we saved Chelsea Manning's life: when activists, lawyers and journalists mobilize together online

ijf17talk by Evan Greer. Moderator Philip Di Salvo. In May 2017 Chelsea Manning will walk free after 7 years in jail. Manning is the whistleblower who provided WikiLeaks with access to some of its m...

12:00 - 13:00
Sala dei Notari

How we saved Chelsea Manning's life: when activists, lawyers and journalists mobilize together online

Brief encounter: passion for trains

Trains. A love and a passion shared by Beppe Severgnini and Renato Mazzoncini, CEO of Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane. The world of trains is indeed immense and embraces a thousand elements: from ever...

12:00 - 13:00
Teatro della Sapienza

Brief encounter: passion for trains

Africa from Africa: stories of photojournalists

In conversation with photojournalist Marco Longari. Interviewed by Antonella Palermo. Who reports on the many changes of the African continent, and what kind of Africa interests the Western media? A...

12:00 - 13:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Africa from Africa: stories of photojournalists

How technology can empower investigative journalism

Technology has had a massive impact on journalists' ability to carry out investigative work like never before. This panel will delve into the experiences of journalism leaders from diverse European ne...

12:00 - 13:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

How technology can empower investigative journalism

The mafia in Germany

How big is the presence of Cosa Nostra and Stidda 'Ndrangheta in Germany? And how important is Germany for the business of the Italian mafias? An update from the latest investigations of Grandango...

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

The mafia in Germany

Know your rights: fighting the abuse of libel laws

Know your rights: fighting the abuse of libel laws. Workshop for Italian and European journalists on avoiding legal trouble for defamation. The abuse of defamation and insult laws remains a significa...

12:00 - 13:00
Hotel Sangallo

Know your rights: fighting the abuse of libel laws

Pollsters or astrologists? The social role of opinion polls in politics

In 2016, politics provided results considered surprising by many analysts: both Brexit and Donald Trump's victory were declared highly unlikely in many opinion polls until just a few days before the...

12:15 - 13:15
Sala del Dottorato

Pollsters or astrologists? The social role of opinion polls in politics

The Italian FOIA: a how-to-use-it guide

Finally, Italy has a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). But how many journalists know how to use it effectively among quibbles and exceptions? Find out in a practical workshop with some of the leadin...

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

The Italian FOIA: a how-to-use-it guide

Million-dollar fund for media innovation in Africa

Presentation of the innovateAFRICA project. Media pioneers and organizations in Africa will benefit from a new $1 million fund designed to spur digital innovation that can improve news distribution, ...

14:00 - 14:45
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Million-dollar fund for media innovation in Africa

On creativity

What separates inspiration and success? How long does it take to bring an idea to fruition? And to make sure the idea is a good one? Four talks by photographers, writers, designers, scientists, from...

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

On creativity

Rethinking algorithms and metrics in the newsroom

Rethinking algorithms and metrics in the newsroom. Case studies and controversies. Algorithms and metrics are transforming journalism and how newsrooms work, because using these tools editors decide ...

14:00 - 15:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Rethinking algorithms and metrics in the newsroom

From MPS to M5S, investigative reporters getting flack

From the prosecution to journalists for divulging court documents linked to the Monte dei Paschi di Siena case to the lists drawn up by politicians against journalists: how does financial and politi...

14:00 - 15:15
Teatro della Sapienza

From MPS to M5S, investigative reporters getting flack

The rise of live journalism

Journalism organisations have run many experiments aimed at strengthening engagement, expertise, and revenue – holding debates, opening cultural venues, running cafes, and sponsoring hackathons. But...

14:00 - 15:15
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

The rise of live journalism

News beyond advertising

Advertising has been an important source of funding for journalism for more than a century. But news media organizations are increasingly losing market share to other actors, especially large technolo...

14:00 - 15:15
Sala del Dottorato

News beyond advertising

The Coral Project: free engagement tools for newsrooms

The connection between newsrooms and readers is the most valuable relationship in journalism, and engaging makes it stronger. The Coral Project, a collaboration between The New York Times, The Washi...

Online harassment: the new tools of patriotic populism

Understanding behavior behind digital attacks, supporting victims of online harassment (cases in Turkey, Austria and Russia). A team of the International Press Institute (IPI) experts has been monito...

14:00 - 15:00
Hotel Sangallo

Online harassment: the new tools of patriotic populism

Italian intrigue

The character that has made Carlo Lucarelli famous, Commissioner De Luca, is back to delight his fans in the new novel Intrigo italiano (Einaudi, 2017). An opportunity to meet a master of noir and ...

14:00 - 15:00
Sala dei Notari

Italian intrigue

Crisis management and reputation. Fake news, real damage

Crisis management theory and technique in the post-truth era. From vaccines to chem-trails, fake news stories are not all mere hoaxes that self-generate on the web. At times they are pre-meditated w...

14:45 - 16:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Crisis management and reputation. Fake news, real damage

Data journalism for media freedom: visualizing media ownership in Europe

The session will present and analyse datasets on media ownership in Europe. It will also highlight to attendees the Journalismfund FoX grant as a possible source of funding for journalistic output ...

14:45 - 16:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Data journalism for media freedom: visualizing media ownership in Europe

Taking care of the world

The call for the closure of borders, for isolation, for others to "go back home," for nationalism runs sharply counter to the sense of globalism and interdependence that the "great leaders of the worl...

15:00 - 16:00
Sala dei Notari

Taking care of the world

How Le Monde reports the news on Snapchat

Six months after the launch of Snapchat Discover in France, how has Le Monde built its channel on the millenials' platform? The seventy-year-old newspaper and the six-year-old startup can feel like an...

15:00 - 15:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Perugino

How Le Monde reports the news on Snapchat

Reporting economics just got harder

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15:00 - 16:15
Palazzo Sorbello

Reporting economics just got harder

Hacking democracy? Wikileaks, Russian hackers, US elections

In June 2016, the storm of hacked emails, released by WikiLeaks, hit the US elections. The diffusion and the suspicion that the Democratic National Committee - the governing body of the Democratic Par...

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

Hacking democracy? Wikileaks, Russian hackers, US elections

Investigating big data: collaboration and best practice

Recent high profile investigations such as the Panama Papers and the Migrant Files have been developed as collaborations between organisations and across national boundaries. Why are we seeing more of...

15:15 - 16:30
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Investigating big data: collaboration and best practice

360° videos and VR: immersive journalism is here to stay?

For a few years now virtual reality, augmented reality and 360° video represent one of frontiers of experimentation for journalism. 2016 was the year in which many publishers and editors worldwide de...

15:15 - 16:30
Sala del Dottorato

360° videos and VR: immersive journalism is here to stay?

The radicalisation of communications: a global threat

No nation and no continent can be considered safe from armed radicalism and thus from the terrorist threat. The danger does not come only from ISIS which has become increasingly weakened. A high numbe...

15:30 - 17:00
Teatro della Sapienza

The radicalisation of communications: a global threat

Improving news literacy through collaboration

Facebook and Arizona State University (ASU) last month brought 50 educators, academics, journalists, technologists, platforms and third party organizations together for a working group on news literac...

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

Improving news literacy through collaboration

15 years without charge: Mohamedou Slahi on the hell of Guantanamo Bay

The incredible and terrifying story of Mohamedou Ould Slahi, arrested in 2001 in his home country Mauritania and from there taken to the detention camp at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. A nightmare of denie...

16:00 - 17:00
Sala dei Notari

15 years without charge: Mohamedou Slahi on the hell of Guantanamo Bay

Making sense of content in a post-truth world

Post-truth, alternative facts and highly politicized speech have become hot topics for debate. What impact does this new reality have on journalistic credibility? This panel, featuring project leaders...

16:00 - 17:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Making sense of content in a post-truth world

A tribute to 20 years of Report

The historic TV programme devoted to investigative journalism turns 20. An opportunity to honour its protagonists and revisit the investigations that made it famous. Hosted until 2016 by Milena Gab...

16:00 - 17:30
Teatro Morlacchi

A tribute to 20 years of Report

Critical frames: reading media through theory

Journalists tend to dislike, distrust and dismiss what they perceive to be the world of theory. For many, academic debates and research often provide critique without solution, written in obscure lan...

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

Critical frames: reading media through theory

The largest kleptocracy case in US history: my inside story

Description to come. For information on Clare's role in this case see Randeep Ramesh's in-depth July 2016 Guardian article entitled 1MDB: the inside story of the world’s biggest financial scandal.

16:15 - 17:00
Palazzo Sorbello

The largest kleptocracy case in US history: my inside story

Designing a newsroom for digital newsgathering success

This session will help equip your newsroom with the knowledge and workflows that will allow you to work with speed and accuracy from the first tweet to publishing the story on your platform. We’ll f...

16:15 - 17:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Designing a newsroom for digital newsgathering success

Investors in independent media: new challenges, new possibilities

Around the world, people are building independent news- and journalism-related technology and content businesses - and investors are investing in them. How do these investors see the world, how do the...

16:30 - 17:45
Sala del Dottorato

Investors in independent media: new challenges, new possibilities

#DDJcamp training programme: data journalism against prejudices about migration

They often say data journalism is a more objective kind of journalism. Is it really? Can it beat hate speech and fake news? Can it make a difference to the media presentation of migrants’ and refuge...

16:30 - 17:30
Hotel Sangallo

#DDJcamp training programme: data journalism against prejudices about migration

LGBTs in the media

Words can be walls or bridges: they can create distance or help the understanding of problems. Journalists can be protagonists of a narrative that reduces the risk of discrimination, but how should th...

16:30 - 17:30
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

LGBTs in the media

Engagement strategies for Facebook

How often should you post to Facebook? What tools can you use to help you manage your Page day-to-day? In this session, we will answer these questions and more, giving an overview of how to best grow ...

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

Engagement strategies for Facebook

Trolls in the newsroom: coping strategies for online harassment

Readers and viewers can make their voices heard in comment sections and on social media platforms like never before. Online interaction holds out the promise of thought-provoking discussion and more ...

17:00 - 18:00
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Trolls in the newsroom: coping strategies for online harassment

Graphic content, graphic novels

Since Art Spiegelman’s Maus and Joe Sacco’s Safe Area Gorazde, the graphic novel format has been increasingly used by journalists to tell real world stories. The format is not only more emotive...

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

Graphic content, graphic novels

On the left or on the right: what does this mean these days?

The right with the workers, the left with the multinationals. Giorgio Gaber would be in crisis today, if he were to sing "What is right, what is left." Old certainties have collapsed, one after the ot...

17:15 - 18:30
Teatro della Sapienza

On the left or on the right: what does this mean these days?

The right to disappear digitally in Europe: what are the implications for journalism?

Google and other search engines are subject to European privacy laws, and a 2014 decision gave European Union citizens the "right to disappear." EU citizens can request that search engines purge their...

17:30 - 18:30
Palazzo Sorbello

The right to disappear digitally in Europe: what are the implications for journalism?

Enough said. What’s gone wrong with the language of politics? With Mark Thompson

The crisis of confidence in institutions and mainstream media represents a danger to democratic life. A democratic society needs space - whether physical or digital – where discussion and debate ack...

17:30 - 18:30
Sala dei Notari

Enough said. What’s gone wrong with the language of politics? With Mark Thompson

Your right to facts: doing journalism with a FOIA

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) has become an important working tool for journalists in all countries where it was introduced, from the US to Britain. Three months after the first Italian FOIA b...

17:45 - 19:00
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Your right to facts: doing journalism with a FOIA

Offshore journalism: securing digital archives from deletion and censorship

European publishers and journalists are facing a growing assault on their freedom to publish digitally, as more and more jurisdictions ask for deletion of material. Big companies have used offshore ...

17:45 - 18:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

Offshore journalism: securing digital archives from deletion and censorship

Communicating the news to young people

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17:45 - 18:45
Sala del Dottorato

Communicating the news to young people

Protecting data and sources in the era of cyber attacks: digital tools available to journalism

The session will present various digital tools and strategies for managing the protection of data and sources both in the field of war journalism and of investigative journalism, in a historical cont...

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

Protecting data and sources in the era of cyber attacks: digital tools available to journalism

Towards a relationship of trust: journalism, philanthropy and newsroom independence

Journalism and philanthropy are in a complicated, interdependent relationship with each other. Media platforms increasingly need foundations to fund beat reporting, investigative journalism and innova...

18:00 - 19:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Towards a relationship of trust: journalism, philanthropy and newsroom independence

Truth and justice for Giulio Regeni

"Giulio puts all of us in a dutiful position to give new meaning to words, actions, positions, and relationships and visions; because what they did to him could be no longer expressed in the language ...

19:00 - 20:00
Sala dei Notari

Truth and justice for Giulio Regeni

Nine days in Cairo. The torture and murder of Giulio Regeni

La Repubblica and 42° Parallelo present the new documentary (in Italian with English subtitles) Nine days in Cairo. The torture and murder of Giulio Regeni By Carlo Bonini and Giuliano Foschini ...

20:00 - 21:00
Sala dei Notari

Nine days in Cairo. The torture and murder of Giulio Regeni

I love Dick

From the cult feminist book I love Dick by Chris Kraus, the first two episodes of the new series produced by Amazon. The obsession of a married couple for a charismatic college professor and the coll...

21:00 - 22:00
Sala dei Notari

I love Dick

Gazebo live!

Diego Bianchi and his Gazebo (RAI 3) team of journalists, cartoonists, comics and musicians with their alternative and innovative presentation of the news. A unique show in the Italian mediaspace. ...

22:00 - 23:45
Teatro Morlacchi

Gazebo live!

sunday 9

LAND INC: industrial agriculture and the business of the soil

Following the food crisis of 2008, the photographers of the TerraProject collective began to investigate the characteristics of industrial agriculture on a global level, in search of the trigger that ...

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

LAND INC: industrial agriculture and the business of the soil

Scoop

Sometimes narrative becomes a necessary vessel to guide the public through the complexity of the present with perspectives that are independent of the media and its agenda. This is the approach propos...

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

Scoop

Media, identity and diversity: the commitment to bridge the gender gap

Do media and social networks really offer a space to express one's diversity and a chance for others to accept it? The role of the media and social networks as perpetrators of the gap but also as a m...

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

Media, identity and diversity: the commitment to bridge the gender gap

State silences

How safe is my school? How polluted is the air of my neighbourhood? How are the rankings of public selection processes made? Asbestos is still killing people, but where? How many derivatives have been...

10:00 - 11:00
Sala del Dottorato

State silences

Media and Islam in Italy: between misinformation and new Orientalisms

How do the young Italian Muslim women look at the narrative of the Italian press on terrorism and multicultural integration? What are the mistakes made by the mass media about the Muslim world and wha...

10:15 - 11:15
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Media and Islam in Italy: between misinformation and new Orientalisms

Awards ceremony Premio Nunzio Bassi

The competition is dedicated to the memory of Nunzio Bassi, for 20 years the teaching coordinator of the School of Radio&TV Journalism of Perugia. Organized by the Associazione Giornalisti Scuola...

10:45 - 11:00
Hotel Sangallo

Awards ceremony Premio Nunzio Bassi

Europe at the crossroads

Last year saw European identity tremble after the referendum on Brexit, which expressed a previously unthinkable scenario, that of the exit of one of its most important countries, considering that En...

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

Europe at the crossroads

The wolves. The pain that becomes a vendetta

Revenge, motherhood wounded by a violent and unfair death, political extremism of the ’70s. These are the captivating elements in Le lupe (Baldini & Castoldi, 2016), a debut novel by journalist ...

11:00 - 12:00
Sala del Dottorato

The wolves. The pain that becomes a vendetta

Hibernation, GMOs and genetic engineering

Human Plus+ Hibernation, GMOs, genetic engineering: risks, ethical issues and strategies to narrate the progress that promises to save our lives. Organised in association with Associazione Giornalis...

11:00 - 13:00
Hotel Sangallo

Hibernation, GMOs and genetic engineering

Travel reportages in the age of Google Earth

The web and globalization have eliminated distance, space has been restricted, thus giving us a sort of apparent ubiquity. In the era of Google Earth and Instagram does a reportage still have a value?...

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

Travel reportages in the age of Google Earth

Social media journalism and DCM

Social media journalism and DCM, from journalism to digital content management. Two new manuals for journalists and communicators will be presented by the authors in this double workshop: find out how...

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

Social media journalism and DCM

Trump's America: what did we get wrong?

Trump's America: how we reported on the US elections, and what we have learned. An electoral campaign lasting a year and costing hundreds of millions of dollars ended in an unexpected way for many, ...

11:15 - 12:15
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Trump's America: what did we get wrong?

The talent and courage of a photojournalist: in memory of Andy Rocchelli

Andy Rocchelli was 30 years old when he was killed in 2014 during a mortar attack near Sloviansk, eastern Ukraine. In that same attack on unarmed journalists Willliam Roguelon was wounded  and the h...

12:00 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

The talent and courage of a photojournalist: in memory of Andy Rocchelli

Truth is a lost game in Turkey. Don’t let the same thing happen to you

On how post truth has taken the place of reality in Turkish politics, starting some 15 years ago. Who was the main architect of this process? What role has the media had in this sea-change? Why did ...

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

Truth is a lost game in Turkey. Don’t let the same thing happen to you

The importance of vaccines: how to overcome misinformation and fear

In 2015, Italy was reprimanded by the World Health Organisation for the decrease in vaccination rates. Notwithstanding the abundance of dissemination and fact-checking activities on the matter, fear, ...

12:00 - 13:00
Sala dei Notari

The importance of vaccines: how to overcome misinformation and fear

The university of the future

What challenges is the university called to win in the digital age? If the future calls us to answer on the environment, technology, the economy, geopolitics and democracy, what kind of educational mo...

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

The university of the future

Wives, slaves and conspirators: the women of Isis

The French services have confirmed it. "We have underestimated the role of women enrolled by Isis." Brides of jihad, girls who went for an adventure, sex slaves. Girls used as suicide bombers, as it w...

12:15 - 13:15
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Wives, slaves and conspirators: the women of Isis

Bought and sold: tales of journalists, publishers, masters, godfathers

“Being a journalist in a country torn apart by the violence of the mafia means that you need to take into account that you too could end up being the target of that violence. And journalists – too...

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

Bought and sold: tales of journalists, publishers, masters, godfathers

Barbed wire, fences, walls: there's much more to the stories of migrants

Shortening the distance to guarantee a better focus. From the hold of the ship Aquarius off the coast of Libya to the Balkan migration routes. reporting side by side with those who drown and those w...

14:00 - 15:00
Sala del Dottorato

Barbed wire, fences, walls: there's much more to the stories of migrants

Running a newspaper or being a journalist: the importance of a business plan

With the crisis of traditional media and its business model, the temptation for journalists to go it alone, whether as a freelancer or as an individual entrepreneur, has perhaps never been stronge...

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

Running a newspaper or being a journalist: the importance of a business plan

Earthquake: how to report on an emergency

The session will analyse the communication on social networks and in the press of the Italian earthquake of 24 August 2016. How has the role of the press and institutions changed to meet the demand ...

15:00 - 16:30
Sala del Dottorato

Earthquake: how to report on an emergency

Body of evidence

“Morti di Stato” (literally Deaths of State) is an expression that has taken hold in public opinion lately. It means death while in police custody. Among the most notorious cases is that of Stefa...

15:00 - 16:30
Sala dei Notari

Body of evidence

Disability and sport: the lessons of Rio 2016

Sofia rocks – Inviato speciale (Sofia rocks - The Special Correspondent) is an example of journalism that looks at society through new multimedia languages, without lapsing into moralism and stereo...

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

Disability and sport: the lessons of Rio 2016

Music makes the tomatoes grow

Giuseppe “Peppe” Vessicchio is the most famous orchestra conductor of the Sanremo Festival, protagonist of the Festival with the hashtag #uscitevessicchio. He’s also a music composer and arrange...

16:30 - 17:30
Sala dei Notari

Music makes the tomatoes grow

Banks and the media: secrets and lies

Why did the banking crisis in Italy explode in such proportions without the media and the world of politics seeming to notice? Banks have three ways to control the flow of news: advertising investm...

16:30 - 17:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

Banks and the media: secrets and lies

#Terremotocentroitalia: how activists, journalists and citizens create community

Terremotocentroitalia.info: how digital activists, journalists and citizens can create online communities with open source tools to produce valuable information and to help strengthen the resilience ...

16:30 - 17:30
Sala del Dottorato

#Terremotocentroitalia: how activists, journalists and citizens create community

New frontiers of journalism

The narrative report can be considered the hybrid genre par excellence, a borderland where literature and journalism meet and where barriers between fiction and non-fiction fall down. With the invest...

17:30 - 19:00
Sala dei Notari

New frontiers of journalism

A fitting end, the right word

A biological will and testament, assisted suicide, euthanasia: the body has become the instrument of a political battle that is played out all over the media. And what before was done in private is n...

17:45 - 19:00
Hotel Brufani - Sala Raffaello

A fitting end, the right word

Why what we eat can save our life. And our world

A dialogue between a proud omnivore (Cruciani) and a vegetarian (Innocenzi), starting from the book written by the latter, Tritacarne. Perché ciò che mangiamo può salvare la nostra vita. E il nost...

19:00 - 20:00
Sala dei Notari

Why what we eat can save our life. And our world

From Tora! Tora! to X-Factor

Who uses who in the entertainment business? What of significance is changing in society today? Does the traditional media count anymore? Can an alternative message be conveyed through generalist TV?...

19:30 - 20:30
Teatro Morlacchi

From Tora! Tora! to X-Factor

#maratonamentana

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20:30 - 22:30
Sala dei Notari

#maratonamentana

The mysterious language of railway lines: trains in music, literature, journalism

The mysterious language of railway lines: trains between music, literature and journalism. Singer Simona Bondanza, pianist Alessandro Hill. readings by Stefania Chiale. The most fascinating journey ...

21:30 - 23:00
Teatro Morlacchi

The mysterious language of railway lines: trains in music, literature, journalism

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