WAN-IFRA: 21st World Editors Forum

The World Editors Forum gathers Editors-in-Chief from around the globe. The Forum provides news professionals with an annual meeting place to examine ethical challenges, learn about innovations in newsrooms and celebrate quality journalism and cutting-edge storytelling techniques. It challenges Editors to think about the future and enables them to keep their own skills current. The Ethical Journalism Network will participate in two sessions on 10 June:

(12:30 – 14:00) Working lunch in conjuction with EJN – Online ethics: towards a code of conduct

Tom Kent, Standards Editor and Deputy Managing Editor, Associated Press

Moderator: Aidan White, Director, The Ethical Journalism Network

(16:30 – 17:30) Verification: new tools of the trade – In conjunction with EJN

Julie Posetti, Research Fellow, WAN-IFRA/Journalism Lecturer, University of Wollongong
Anton Harber, Caxton Professor of Journalism, University of the Witwatersrand

Moderator: Aidan White, Director, The Ethical Journalism Network

More information can be found on the WAN-IFRA website.