Programme 2020 (partial and provisional programme. Latest update friday 21/02/2020 06:21)

Please note that the English-language part of the festival programme will be concentrated on Thursday 02, Friday 03 and Saturday 04 April. On Wednesday 01 and Sunday 05 April there will be only Italian-language events.
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Venue

wednesday 1

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

Politics and propaganda on the platforms between profiling, information warfare and illegal behavior

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

The management of children's data on platforms and online newspapers between prohibitions and oblivion

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

The criminal liability profiles of platform managers between legal issues and technological evolution

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

Sports platforms and the management of content and comments between GDPR, moderation and educational aspects

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

Journalists on the platforms and in the cloud: technical and legal issues, aspects of security and data protection

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

Group managers and their responsibilities: omitted moderation and offenses on closed and secret groups

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

Doing journalism on Instagram

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

The online journalist and the reuse of content on social networks and platforms between plagiarism and freedom

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

Virgin & Martyr: sentimental and sexual education online in the age of algorithmic censure

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

Profiling and global surveillance between platforms and geopolitics in the information warfare era

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

Freelance journalists: a survival kit

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

The journalist and the use of open data between freedom of information and investigative and reporting activities

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

Hate speech online: the role of data science in trying to deal with it

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

The responsibilities of online platforms and editors for publishing illegal content

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

Stop it!

21:00 - 22:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The morning after

thursday 2

09:30 - 10:30
Palazzo Sorbello

The power and the price of investigative journalism in Turkey

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

How to build a successful reader revenue strategy in 2020

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

Meet the audience editor

09:30 - 10:30
Sala del Dottorato

Making impact: what it means, why it matters & lessons we can learn from the documentary film industry

09:30 - 10:30
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Reinventing local news: how digital transformation works for small and medium-sized newsrooms

09:30 - 10:30
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

Fact-checking beyond fact-checking

09:30 - 10:30
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

How to report in (and on) a polarized world without making everything worse

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

The life cycle of a media manipulation campaign

10:45 - 11:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Podcasting in the Global South

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

A crash course for journalists on AI and machine learning

10:45 - 11:45
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

Covering lies and liars: journalism ethics in the age of disinformation

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

Journalists under attack: protecting journalists against legal threats and fighting back through the courts

10:45 - 11:45
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Ageism in the newsroom: when are you too old to make the headlines?

10:45 - 11:45
Sala del Dottorato

Enemies to friends: how news companies can partner for survival

10:45 - 11:45
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Launching the new Verification Handbook for disinformation and media manipulation

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

Viewing traumatic content online: effects and mitigation strategies

12:00 - 13:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Reporting LGBTQI+ communities: a time of increased opportunities - and threats

12:00 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

Kashmir: journalism in a blackout

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

Is foundation philanthropy only for non-profit newsrooms?

12:00 - 13:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Digital travel journalism: marrying creativity and technology

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

Want to make your journalism more memberful? Practical tips on how to involve supporters in your work

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

From ethnography to neuroscience: three takes on trust in media

14:00 - 15:00
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

The public editor paradigm: rethinking media accountability and transparency in the digital age

14:00 - 15:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Tortoise ThinkIn: how can we hold algorithms to account?

14:00 - 15:00
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

The shrinking democratic space in Africa

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

Analyzing Twitter accounts and detecting bots

14:00 - 15:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

The last taboo: cutting content

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

Publishing in the Harvard Kennedy’s Misinformation Review

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

Investigating websites

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

Prime targets of a weaponised internet: online violence against female journalists

15:15 - 16:15
Sala del Dottorato

Surviving the cash crunch: what donors (and Western-oriented media development groups) need to hear from start-ups in the Global South

16:30 - 17:30
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

Is the global village becoming a Potemkin village?

16:30 - 17:30
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The education of a fascist

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

A new dawn for the business of news?

16:30 - 17:30
Palazzo Sorbello

The power of collaboration: the February network of independent Arab media

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

Investigating messaging apps: a case study from Comprova in Brasil

16:30 - 17:30
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

Using open-source data and emerging tech for global climate investigations

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

Fact-checking public health epidemics: an interactive workshop to understand COVID-19

16:30 - 17:30
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Where does the future of journalism lie? Stepping outside the capital

17:45 - 19:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

The life cycle of a media manipulation campaign

17:45 - 19:15
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

How should news algorithms work? (and how can journalists be a part of this equation)

17:45 - 18:45
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Libyan chaos, migrants, ONGs, the Italian government: the decisive role of investigative journalism

17:45 - 18:45
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

When the State turns on the news media

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

They don't teach this: the memoir of a footballer, journalist and role model

17:45 - 18:45
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

How to work abroad: a guide for young Italian journalists

17:45 - 18:45
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

How measuring impact can change journalism

17:45 - 18:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Constructive journalism best practice: how to do it

17:45 - 18:45
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Changing newsroom culture

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

Opinion polls and their distortions

21:00 - 22:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The end of a world. Geopolitics on stage

friday 3

06:00 - 07:30
Hotel Brufani - reception

Sunrise film walk

09:30 - 10:30
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

How to fund journalism in Europe?

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

What's your AI playbook?

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

Breaking ground: fresh media practices from the Arab region

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

How to cover climate change so audiences engage

09:30 - 10:30
Sala del Dottorato

Upgrading journalistic corrections and updates in a digital age

09:30 - 10:30
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

How media literacy in CEE builds trust in journalism

09:30 - 10:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Listening panel: state of the daily news podcast in Europe

10:45 - 11:45
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Should the media take money from Google and Facebook?

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

New journalism models in Africa

10:45 - 11:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Not just a Facebook problem: countering disinformation in private, personalised spaces

10:45 - 11:45
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Reaching the 51%: learning from progressive gender representation policies

10:45 - 11:45
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

China’s censorship and propaganda apparatus vs the Hong Kong protests

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

AFP’s verification operations: global, digital and on the ground

12:00 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

The podcast pile-in: when you should never do a podcast

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

From a passive mass audience to a vibrant community. A how-to panel

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

Targeting technology: how are we covering one of the most important beats in the world?

12:00 - 13:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Getting to the (tipping) point

12:00 - 13:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Challenging old habits through open access collaborative journalism: the case of housing

12:00 - 13:00
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

New forms of photojournalism: beyond shock and awe to nuance and complexity

14:00 - 15:00
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

Engaged journalism: how do we create news with the audience we have, and with the audiences we have yet to reach?

14:00 - 15:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Press freedom in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

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

Verifying online information

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

Foundation funding confidential: why the foundations do it, how they do it, and what “success” looks like

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

Reinventing the struggle for press freedom

14:00 - 15:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Should journalists and news media help depolarize society?

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

What we learned from three years of studying membership in news

15:15 - 16:15
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

How far has #metoo really gone in Europe - and what’s next?

15:15 - 16:15
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

World News Day: share your stories, spotlight your impact, celebrate your journalism

15:15 - 16:30
Sala del Dottorato

What skills will be needed in the AI-powered newsroom of the future?

15:15 - 16:15
Palazzo Sorbello

Tales from the trenches: chat app tiplines in Brazil and India

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

Responsible reporting in an age of information disorder

15:15 - 16:15
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

The ethical coverage of sensitive subjects: a practical conversation

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

How local news in North America is surviving the digital apocalypse

16:30 - 17:30
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Work, rights, services: for a fairer and more equal society

16:30 - 17:30
Sala del Dottorato

The terror of ideas: science, art and literature under attack in Erdogan Turkey

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

Online attacks against journalists: what protocol for my newsroom?

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

Fact-checking chat apps at the scale of billions: automated and human approaches

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

Is philanthropy-funded journalism “real” journalism - and how does it work in a traditional newsroom?

16:30 - 17:30
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

Streets on fire: how a decade of protest shaped the world

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

Ahead of the 2020 US vote: from fake news to a fake news cycle?

16:30 - 17:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Fostering industry change at a scale that ensures our survival

17:45 - 18:45
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The story of Marcello who was Marcella

17:45 - 18:45
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Tackling the gender imbalance in the news media

17:45 - 18:45
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Tortoise ThinkIn: have we lost our power to hold politicians to account?

17:45 - 18:45
Sala del Dottorato

The Modi effect: the reshaping of India’s mediascape

17:45 - 18:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Automating the news: how algorithms are rewriting the media

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

Innovations in storytelling: lessons from the inventor of the live magazine format

21:00 - 22:30
Teatro Morlacchi

Ball fiction

saturday 4

06:00 - 07:30
Hotel Brufani - reception

Sunrise film walk

09:30 - 10:30
Sala del Dottorato

Uncomfortable bedfellows? Balancing innovation in content and revenue models

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

Why early childhood should be on every news organisation's agenda

09:30 - 10:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Hard-learned lessons from Eastern Europe

09:30 - 10:30
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

We are attention guardians, attention robbers and attention police: reframing our roles in the attention economy

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

Uses and abuses of the law: defending media freedom today

10:45 - 11:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Covering under-reported regions: reporting from Central Asia

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

Overcoming the trolls: elections, disinformation and online trolling

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

Dignity for dead women: how to report fatal domestic abuse

10:45 - 11:45
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Collaboration not instrumentalization: how newsrooms can work genuinely with artists to produce compelling journalism

12:00 - 13:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Investigating algorithms

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

Tools and strategies to help prevent the publishing and spread of disinformation

12:00 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

Yemen: portraying violated beauty

12:00 - 13:00
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

Solutions journalism in Central and Eastern Europe

12:00 - 13:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Change in media leadership: how do we get a more diverse, interdisciplinary cohort of leaders at the top of news organizations?

14:00 - 15:00
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

A recipe for climate success: fighting climate change from farm to fork

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

The hunt for non-citizens: reporting statelessness in South Asia

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

Journalism Innovation Project: rebooting audience engagement amidst 'platform capture' and online toxicity

14:00 - 15:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Malta: from the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia to the resignation of the PM

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

How is media literacy faring in the fight against ‘fake news‘?

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

The Ibiza Affair: the scoop that led to the resignation of the Austrian PM

14:00 - 15:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Audio connection: using podcasts to engage audiences and drive subscriptions

15:15 - 16:15
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

Men and women journalists do the same jobs. But they don’t always get paid equally

15:15 - 16:15
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

The Hong Kong uprising

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

Climate in the newsroom: words, numbers, the job of the journalist

15:15 - 16:15
Palazzo Sorbello

The state of journalism in Kenya and Nigeria

15:15 - 16:15
Sala del Dottorato

Deepfakes: risk versus reality and what news organizations need to know

15:15 - 16:15
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Kurdistan: where the words peace, war and Kurdistan are banned

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

Data is the new narrative

15:15 - 16:15
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

Visual evidence in the newsroom: using open source in investigative journalism

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

The silencing of a democratic Pakistan

16:30 - 17:30
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

What an I doing here? Tales of other humanity

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

Deepfakes: what journalists and the media need to know, do and demand to prepare better

16:30 - 17:30
Palazzo Sorbello

What can governments and legislators do to revive journalism?

16:30 - 17:30
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

True Story Award: why the first global reporter award came at the right time

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

European right-wing populism

16:30 - 17:30
Sala del Dottorato

Journalism in exile

16:30 - 17:30
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Introducing Chicas Poderosas, women's collaborative journalism

17:45 - 18:45
Sala del Dottorato

2019 in protests: women journalists on the frontline

17:45 - 18:45
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

New revenues, new freedoms: business model innovations from politically pressured states

17:45 - 18:45
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

Using FOI to expose corporate influence on policy making

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

Can health fact-checking actually work?

17:45 - 18:45
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

France: the death of truth?

18:00 - 19:00
Teatro Morlacchi

In memory of Giulio Regeni

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

The Savoini case, the Lega party and the negotiation for Russian funds: all the secrets of an investigation

21:00 - 22:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

One thousand footsteps: a comparison between journalism and socially-engaged cinema

sunday 5

10:00 - 11:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Planet Earth in sight! Science and technology for girls and boys

10:15 - 11:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

The Amazon: the planet's heart

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

Observing a changing world through objects

11:30 - 12:30
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The hummingbird

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

Eritrea and Ethiopia: a fragile peace

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

Red Mirror: our future is written in China

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

Engaged journalism: how to create a community of readers

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

Portraying diversity with podcasts

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

The courage of freedom

15:00 - 16:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The contagion: Italy and corruption

16:00 - 17:00
Teatro Morlacchi

Justice for Stefano: the battle to get to the truth

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

New rules for platforms?

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

Young people and protest movements in the Middle East

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

Will green investigative journalism save the world?

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

Investigative journalism: two new books

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

Disuguitaly: disparities in the labour market, working poverty and modern slavery

18:30 - 19:30
Teatro Morlacchi

In conversation with Ezio Bosso

19:30 - 20:30
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Morgana. Stories of girls your mother wouldn't approve of

21:00 - 22:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

American education: the secret story of a CIA agent in Italy

22:00 - 23:30
Teatro Morlacchi

Propaganda Live

wednesday 1

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

Politics and propaganda on the platforms between profiling, information warfare and illegal behavior

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

The management of children's data on platforms and online newspapers between prohibitions and oblivion

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

The criminal liability profiles of platform managers between legal issues and technological evolution

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

Sports platforms and the management of content and comments between GDPR, moderation and educational aspects

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

Journalists on the platforms and in the cloud: technical and legal issues, aspects of security and data protection

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

Group managers and their responsibilities: omitted moderation and offenses on closed and secret groups

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

Doing journalism on Instagram

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

The online journalist and the reuse of content on social networks and platforms between plagiarism and freedom

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

Virgin & Martyr: sentimental and sexual education online in the age of algorithmic censure

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

Profiling and global surveillance between platforms and geopolitics in the information warfare era

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

Freelance journalists: a survival kit

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

The journalist and the use of open data between freedom of information and investigative and reporting activities

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

Hate speech online: the role of data science in trying to deal with it

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

The responsibilities of online platforms and editors for publishing illegal content

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

Stop it!

21:00 - 22:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The morning after

thursday 2

09:30 - 10:30
Palazzo Sorbello

The power and the price of investigative journalism in Turkey

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

How to build a successful reader revenue strategy in 2020

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

Meet the audience editor

09:30 - 10:30
Sala del Dottorato

Making impact: what it means, why it matters & lessons we can learn from the documentary film industry

09:30 - 10:30
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Reinventing local news: how digital transformation works for small and medium-sized newsrooms

09:30 - 10:30
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

Fact-checking beyond fact-checking

09:30 - 10:30
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

How to report in (and on) a polarized world without making everything worse

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

The life cycle of a media manipulation campaign

10:45 - 11:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Podcasting in the Global South

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

A crash course for journalists on AI and machine learning

10:45 - 11:45
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

Covering lies and liars: journalism ethics in the age of disinformation

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

Journalists under attack: protecting journalists against legal threats and fighting back through the courts

10:45 - 11:45
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Ageism in the newsroom: when are you too old to make the headlines?

10:45 - 11:45
Sala del Dottorato

Enemies to friends: how news companies can partner for survival

10:45 - 11:45
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Launching the new Verification Handbook for disinformation and media manipulation

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

Viewing traumatic content online: effects and mitigation strategies

12:00 - 13:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Reporting LGBTQI+ communities: a time of increased opportunities - and threats

12:00 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

Kashmir: journalism in a blackout

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

Is foundation philanthropy only for non-profit newsrooms?

12:00 - 13:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Digital travel journalism: marrying creativity and technology

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

Want to make your journalism more memberful? Practical tips on how to involve supporters in your work

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

From ethnography to neuroscience: three takes on trust in media

14:00 - 15:00
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

The public editor paradigm: rethinking media accountability and transparency in the digital age

14:00 - 15:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Tortoise ThinkIn: how can we hold algorithms to account?

14:00 - 15:00
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

The shrinking democratic space in Africa

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

Analyzing Twitter accounts and detecting bots

14:00 - 15:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

The last taboo: cutting content

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

Publishing in the Harvard Kennedy’s Misinformation Review

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

Investigating websites

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

Prime targets of a weaponised internet: online violence against female journalists

15:15 - 16:15
Sala del Dottorato

Surviving the cash crunch: what donors (and Western-oriented media development groups) need to hear from start-ups in the Global South

16:30 - 17:30
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

Is the global village becoming a Potemkin village?

16:30 - 17:30
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The education of a fascist

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

A new dawn for the business of news?

16:30 - 17:30
Palazzo Sorbello

The power of collaboration: the February network of independent Arab media

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

Investigating messaging apps: a case study from Comprova in Brasil

16:30 - 17:30
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

Using open-source data and emerging tech for global climate investigations

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

Fact-checking public health epidemics: an interactive workshop to understand COVID-19

16:30 - 17:30
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Where does the future of journalism lie? Stepping outside the capital

17:45 - 19:15
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

The life cycle of a media manipulation campaign

17:45 - 19:15
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

How should news algorithms work? (and how can journalists be a part of this equation)

17:45 - 18:45
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Libyan chaos, migrants, ONGs, the Italian government: the decisive role of investigative journalism

17:45 - 18:45
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

When the State turns on the news media

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

They don't teach this: the memoir of a footballer, journalist and role model

17:45 - 18:45
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

How to work abroad: a guide for young Italian journalists

17:45 - 18:45
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

How measuring impact can change journalism

17:45 - 18:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Constructive journalism best practice: how to do it

17:45 - 18:45
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Changing newsroom culture

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

Opinion polls and their distortions

21:00 - 22:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The end of a world. Geopolitics on stage

friday 3

06:00 - 07:30
Hotel Brufani - reception

Sunrise film walk

09:30 - 10:30
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

How to fund journalism in Europe?

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

What's your AI playbook?

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

Breaking ground: fresh media practices from the Arab region

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

How to cover climate change so audiences engage

09:30 - 10:30
Sala del Dottorato

Upgrading journalistic corrections and updates in a digital age

09:30 - 10:30
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

How media literacy in CEE builds trust in journalism

09:30 - 10:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Listening panel: state of the daily news podcast in Europe

10:45 - 11:45
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Should the media take money from Google and Facebook?

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

New journalism models in Africa

10:45 - 11:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Not just a Facebook problem: countering disinformation in private, personalised spaces

10:45 - 11:45
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Reaching the 51%: learning from progressive gender representation policies

10:45 - 11:45
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

China’s censorship and propaganda apparatus vs the Hong Kong protests

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

AFP’s verification operations: global, digital and on the ground

12:00 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

The podcast pile-in: when you should never do a podcast

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

From a passive mass audience to a vibrant community. A how-to panel

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

Targeting technology: how are we covering one of the most important beats in the world?

12:00 - 13:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Getting to the (tipping) point

12:00 - 13:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Challenging old habits through open access collaborative journalism: the case of housing

12:00 - 13:00
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

New forms of photojournalism: beyond shock and awe to nuance and complexity

14:00 - 15:00
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

Engaged journalism: how do we create news with the audience we have, and with the audiences we have yet to reach?

14:00 - 15:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Press freedom in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

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

Verifying online information

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

Foundation funding confidential: why the foundations do it, how they do it, and what “success” looks like

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

Reinventing the struggle for press freedom

14:00 - 15:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Should journalists and news media help depolarize society?

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

What we learned from three years of studying membership in news

15:15 - 16:15
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

How far has #metoo really gone in Europe - and what’s next?

15:15 - 16:15
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

World News Day: share your stories, spotlight your impact, celebrate your journalism

15:15 - 16:30
Sala del Dottorato

What skills will be needed in the AI-powered newsroom of the future?

15:15 - 16:15
Palazzo Sorbello

Tales from the trenches: chat app tiplines in Brazil and India

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

Responsible reporting in an age of information disorder

15:15 - 16:15
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

The ethical coverage of sensitive subjects: a practical conversation

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

How local news in North America is surviving the digital apocalypse

16:30 - 17:30
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Work, rights, services: for a fairer and more equal society

16:30 - 17:30
Sala del Dottorato

The terror of ideas: science, art and literature under attack in Erdogan Turkey

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

Online attacks against journalists: what protocol for my newsroom?

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

Fact-checking chat apps at the scale of billions: automated and human approaches

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

Is philanthropy-funded journalism “real” journalism - and how does it work in a traditional newsroom?

16:30 - 17:30
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

Streets on fire: how a decade of protest shaped the world

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

Ahead of the 2020 US vote: from fake news to a fake news cycle?

16:30 - 17:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Fostering industry change at a scale that ensures our survival

17:45 - 18:45
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The story of Marcello who was Marcella

17:45 - 18:45
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

Tackling the gender imbalance in the news media

17:45 - 18:45
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Tortoise ThinkIn: have we lost our power to hold politicians to account?

17:45 - 18:45
Sala del Dottorato

The Modi effect: the reshaping of India’s mediascape

17:45 - 18:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Automating the news: how algorithms are rewriting the media

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

Innovations in storytelling: lessons from the inventor of the live magazine format

21:00 - 22:30
Teatro Morlacchi

Ball fiction

saturday 4

06:00 - 07:30
Hotel Brufani - reception

Sunrise film walk

09:30 - 10:30
Sala del Dottorato

Uncomfortable bedfellows? Balancing innovation in content and revenue models

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

Why early childhood should be on every news organisation's agenda

09:30 - 10:30
Palazzo Sorbello

Hard-learned lessons from Eastern Europe

09:30 - 10:30
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

We are attention guardians, attention robbers and attention police: reframing our roles in the attention economy

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

Uses and abuses of the law: defending media freedom today

10:45 - 11:45
Palazzo Sorbello

Covering under-reported regions: reporting from Central Asia

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

Overcoming the trolls: elections, disinformation and online trolling

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

Dignity for dead women: how to report fatal domestic abuse

10:45 - 11:45
Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Graziani

Collaboration not instrumentalization: how newsrooms can work genuinely with artists to produce compelling journalism

12:00 - 13:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Investigating algorithms

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

Tools and strategies to help prevent the publishing and spread of disinformation

12:00 - 13:00
Sala del Dottorato

Yemen: portraying violated beauty

12:00 - 13:00
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

Solutions journalism in Central and Eastern Europe

12:00 - 13:00
Palazzo Sorbello

Change in media leadership: how do we get a more diverse, interdisciplinary cohort of leaders at the top of news organizations?

14:00 - 15:00
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

A recipe for climate success: fighting climate change from farm to fork

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

The hunt for non-citizens: reporting statelessness in South Asia

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

Journalism Innovation Project: rebooting audience engagement amidst 'platform capture' and online toxicity

14:00 - 15:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Malta: from the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia to the resignation of the PM

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

How is media literacy faring in the fight against ‘fake news‘?

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

The Ibiza Affair: the scoop that led to the resignation of the Austrian PM

14:00 - 15:00
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Audio connection: using podcasts to engage audiences and drive subscriptions

15:15 - 16:15
Sala Brugnoli, Palazzo Cesaroni

Men and women journalists do the same jobs. But they don’t always get paid equally

15:15 - 16:15
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

The Hong Kong uprising

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

Climate in the newsroom: words, numbers, the job of the journalist

15:15 - 16:15
Palazzo Sorbello

The state of journalism in Kenya and Nigeria

15:15 - 16:15
Sala del Dottorato

Deepfakes: risk versus reality and what news organizations need to know

15:15 - 16:15
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Kurdistan: where the words peace, war and Kurdistan are banned

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

Data is the new narrative

15:15 - 16:15
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

Visual evidence in the newsroom: using open source in investigative journalism

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

The silencing of a democratic Pakistan

16:30 - 17:30
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

What an I doing here? Tales of other humanity

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

Deepfakes: what journalists and the media need to know, do and demand to prepare better

16:30 - 17:30
Palazzo Sorbello

What can governments and legislators do to revive journalism?

16:30 - 17:30
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

True Story Award: why the first global reporter award came at the right time

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

European right-wing populism

16:30 - 17:30
Sala del Dottorato

Journalism in exile

16:30 - 17:30
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

Introducing Chicas Poderosas, women's collaborative journalism

17:45 - 18:45
Sala del Dottorato

2019 in protests: women journalists on the frontline

17:45 - 18:45
Sala della Vaccara, Palazzo dei Priori

New revenues, new freedoms: business model innovations from politically pressured states

17:45 - 18:45
Sala San Francesco, Arcivescovado

Using FOI to expose corporate influence on policy making

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

Can health fact-checking actually work?

17:45 - 18:45
Centro Servizi G. Alessi

France: the death of truth?

18:00 - 19:00
Teatro Morlacchi

In memory of Giulio Regeni

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

The Savoini case, the Lega party and the negotiation for Russian funds: all the secrets of an investigation

21:00 - 22:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

One thousand footsteps: a comparison between journalism and socially-engaged cinema

sunday 5

10:00 - 11:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Planet Earth in sight! Science and technology for girls and boys

10:15 - 11:45
Hotel Brufani - Sala Priori

The Amazon: the planet's heart

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

Observing a changing world through objects

11:30 - 12:30
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The hummingbird

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

Eritrea and Ethiopia: a fragile peace

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

Red Mirror: our future is written in China

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

Engaged journalism: how to create a community of readers

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

Portraying diversity with podcasts

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

The courage of freedom

15:00 - 16:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

The contagion: Italy and corruption

16:00 - 17:00
Teatro Morlacchi

Justice for Stefano: the battle to get to the truth

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

New rules for platforms?

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

Young people and protest movements in the Middle East

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

Will green investigative journalism save the world?

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

Investigative journalism: two new books

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

Disuguitaly: disparities in the labour market, working poverty and modern slavery

18:30 - 19:30
Teatro Morlacchi

In conversation with Ezio Bosso

19:30 - 20:30
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

Morgana. Stories of girls your mother wouldn't approve of

21:00 - 22:00
Sala dei Notari, Palazzo dei Priori

American education: the secret story of a CIA agent in Italy

22:00 - 23:30
Teatro Morlacchi

Propaganda Live