Past Events

14-15 September, 2017: Future of Journalism Conference

Journalism in a post-truth age?


Future of Journalism Conference Programme

Venue: School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, Cardiff University, UK

5 September, 2017: WAN-IFRA webinar

Digital News Report 2017 Presentation

Venue: Webinar

19 July, 2017: Attribution report launch

News Rewired event

Venue: Canary Wharf, London

June 28, 2017: Reuters Institute 2017 Digital News Report UK launch

08:00 – Breakfast and networking

08:30 – 10:00 – Panel event and Q&A

Chair: Ed Williams (CEO Edelman UK & Ireland)


James Harding (Head of News and Current Affairs, BBC)

Janine Gibson (Editor-in-Chief, Buzzfeed UK)

Patrick Walker (Director of Media Partnerships EMEA, Facebook)

Ellen Pollock (Editor, New York Times Business)


Digital News Report UK launch

Venue: Edelman, Southside, 105 Victoria Street, London

June 22 2017: 2017 Reuters Institute Digital News Report: Essential Data on the Future of News

Launch of the 2017 Digital News Report at the Global Editors Network (GEN) summit in Vienna. The report will present the essential data on the future of news, showing trends and possible paths for the future of journalism.

Presentation and Q&A with David Levy (Director, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism) and Nic Newman (Research Associate, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism)

Venue: Main Stage, GEN Summit, Aula der Wissenschaften, Vienna

22 June, 2017: Digital News Report 2017 US Launch

12:00pm-12:10pm Welcome and introductions by Emily Bell (Tow Center)

12:10pm-12:30pm Launch of the 2017 Digital News Report, Rasmus Kleis Nielsen (Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism)

12:30pm-1:10pm Panel discussion on the 2017 Digital News Report

1:10pm-1:30pm Audience Q&A

1:30pm-2:00pm Concluding remarks and reception


Emily Bell, Director at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism | @emilybell
Melissa Bell, Publisher at Vox Media, Inc. | @MelissaBell
S. Mitra Kalita, Vice President for Programming at CNN Digital | @mitrakalita
Niketa Patel, Partnerships Manager, News at Twitter | @Niketa
Jason White, Manager, U.S. News Partnerships at Facebook | @jason_w_white
Moderated by Rasmus Kleis Nielsen, Director of Research at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism | @rasmus_kleis

Venue: The Tow Center for Digital Journalism, Columbia Journalism School, New York

May 10, 2017: VR for News: The New Reality?

Venue: BBC Broadcasting House Portland Place London W1A 1AA

April 25-26 2017: Digital Media Europe

Future of Online Video

Presentation and Q&A with Nic Newman

Venue: JP/Politikens Hus Copenhagen

WAN-IFRA conference

March 23-24, 2017: Legacy news organisations looking for new sources of revenue: a comparative study on the business of digital news in six countries

Venue: ECREA Journalism Studies Conference. Odense