Knowledge reservoir

All lectures in the “Virtual SciCon Series” will be recorded and transcribed to enable people to read the lecture as well as watch the video. We will thus create a knowledge reservoir revolving around the conference topics.

Journalism and Democracy in the Digital Age (1 October 2020)

Tom Rosenstiel: executive director of the American Press Institute

Democracy Without Journalism? (7th October 2020)

Victor Pickard: Professor of Media Policy and Political Economy at the Annenberg School for Communication

What can governments learn from the media crisis in UK?
(14th October 2020)

Dame Frances Cairncross: economist, journalist and Senior Fellow at the School of Public Policy (UCLA)

Saving the Media – A new business model for media in the crisis
(26 October 2020)

Julia Cagé: Assistant Professor in Economics, Sciences Po Paris

Journalism Without Profit: Why We Need Public Journalism
(28th October 2020)

Magda Konieczna: Assistant Professor Journalism Department, Temple University Philadelphia

Future-Proofing journalism – ideas for the digital age
(9th November 2020
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Chris Anderson: Professor of Media and Communication, University of Leeds

Best Practice Foundation-based Financing: Quanta Magazine/Undark/SMC
(18th November 2020)

Deborah Blum: Publisher of Undark Magazine & Director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT
Thomas Lin: Editor-in-Chief & Founder, Quanta Magazine
Volker Stollorz: Chief Editor & Managing Director, Science Media Center Germany (SMC)