POLIS International Journalism Conference
Friday, 23 March 2012 from 09:00 to 16:00 (GMT)
London, United Kingdom
The BBC College of Journalism, POLIS at the London School of Economics and the European Broadcasting Union are to hold the third annual POLIS International Journalism Conference, following the success of #polis2011.
Leading journalists and editors from all over the world will look at the key issues of global reporting.
There will be sessions on:
Reporting Conflict and Revolution
Covering the 2012 Olympics
The Leveson Inquiry
Reporting the Europe Crisis
Reporting the Economy
Citizens and the Mainstream Media.
Lindsey Hilsum - international editor, Channel 4 News
Richard Sambrook - Edelman
Paul Mason - economics editor, BBC Newsnight
Alex Thomson - chief correspondent, Channel 4 News
Charlie Beckett - director, POLIS
James Ball - data journalist, The Guardian
Damian Tambini - senior lecturer, London School of Economics
Iain Overton - head of the Bureau of Investigative Journalism.