How do digital journalists and editors juggle the need for speed and the need for accurate reporting and verification? In this session, our panel discuss how journalists are using social media to verify breaking news and the way that this phenomenon has changed the industry.
Fergus Bell, Social Media and UGC Editor, Associated Press
Mark Jones, Global Communities Editor, Reuters News
Nathalie Malinarich, Acting Editor, Mobile, BBC News Online
Highlights of the event can be viewed above or the full panel discussion can be viewed here:
The Online News Association is the world’s largest association of digital journalists. Our mission is to inspire innovation and excellence among journalists to better serve the public. Members include news writers, producers, designers, editors, bloggers, developers, technologists, photographers, educators, students and others who produce news for and support digital delivery systems. ONA also hosts the annual Online News Association Conference and administers the Online Journalism Awards.
Reuters tells the world’s stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its reputation for speed, accuracy, and impact while providing exclusives, incisive commentary and forward-looking analysis.