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Thursday, June 18 • 11:50 - 12:20
Live Streaming and News: What is the impact on your newsroom?

Live streaming services such as Meerkat and Periscope are reinventing live news coverage. Consumers can now access or broadcast an uninterrupted stream of live events anywhere around the world with nothing but a smartphone in hand. The prospect of incorporating these tools in newsrooms will not only enhance reporting, but also provide better engagement with new audiences.

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Jodie Hopperton

International Media Consultant
Jodie is an international media consultant working with organisations to increase revenue by improving their partnership strategy and the underlying processes and team structure. Spanning almost 15 years and multiple countries, her extensive experience includes Director EMEA, Syndication... Read More →

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Richard Evans

Head of Social Media, Sky News
Richard Evans joined Sky News in 2012 as a journalist working across its digital platforms. Since then Richard has taken charge of Sky News’ social media output and has continuously driven the implementation of new technology to develop innovative storytelling as well as new audiences. Sky... Read More →
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Brooke Minters

Senior Producer, AJ+
Brooke Minters is a senior producer with AJ+. She is part of AJ+ growing mobile army, covering the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.  She previously worked for Current TV as a producer for “The War Room with Jennifer Granholm”. Her work has appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle... Read More →
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Lippe Oosterhof

CEO, Livestation
Lippe Oosterhof is CEO of Livestation. Livestation is an online aggregator of linear TV news channels operating out of London. Lippe has over 20 years’ experience building international businesses in technology, news and financial services. He spent eight years developing new products... Read More →

Thursday June 18, 2015 11:50 - 12:20 CEST
Sala Teatre