AI in Journalism

  • Wednesday, Oct 14 – 2:45 PM – 3:30 PM ET (18:45 – 19:30 UTC)
  • #ONA20
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As journalism continuously adapts to keep up with the rapid pace of technological adoption, many of the largest and most reputable news outlets worldwide are now using AI to expand their coverage and perform reporting tasks.

Join this important conversation for an overview of how the news industry is utilizing AI technology and learn about the future of reporter and editor relationships, hiring decisions and workflow management.

This session is designed for:

  • Newsroom leaders thinking about how to use new technology to expand coverage
  • Technologists interested in AI’s implications for reporter-editor relationships
  • Anyone seeking a solid understanding of AI for journalism best practices and future outlooks

Speakers

Ashley Alvarado
Director, Community Engagement, Southern California Public Radio (KPCC-LAist)
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John Keefe
Graphics/Multimedia Editor, The New York Times
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Sonali Verma
Senior product manager, analytics, The Globe and Mail
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Mike Lupo
senior director/emerging product and experimentation, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Moderator

Paul Cheung
Director of Journalism and Technology Innovation, Knight Foundation
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