2019-04-5 16:00:00 2019-04-5 17:00:00 Europe/Rome Journalism today is in many ways better than it ever was, but the funding models that support it are existentially threatened. With traditional sources of revenue from print and broadcast in inevitable structural decline as people increasingly prefer digital media dominated by platform companies, what's next for the business of news? What models are being developed to fund independent, professional journalism, and what role can journalists play in ensuring the economic foundations of their own profession? Sala del Dottorato - Perugia

Journalism today is in many ways better than it ever was, but the funding models that support it are existentially threatened. With traditional sources of revenue from print and broadcast in inevitable structural decline as people increasingly prefer digital media dominated by platform companies, what's next for the business of news? What models are being developed to fund independent, professional journalism, and what role can journalists play in ensuring the economic foundations of their own profession?