• Future of Journalism Conference

An exploration of what's next for the world of journalism

Thursday, March 25, 2010
12:00-4:00pm
C. Walsh Theatre
55 Temple Street, Boston

 

The Communication and Journalism Department together with The Suffolk Journal and The Suffolk Voice host a conference exploring the fate of journalism.  The schedule is listed below.  For more information, please contact the Communication and Journalism Department at 617-573-8236.

Schedule
1 p.m. – Introduction
Dr. Robert Rosenthal, Chairman of the Communications and Journalism Department

1:05 to 2:05 – Traditional Media Panel
Moderated by Professor Bruce Butterfield
David Beard: Editor at Boston.com
Josh Benton: Director of Media Lab at the Neiman Foundation for Journalism
Alex Pearlman: Editor in Chief of the Suffolk Journal

2:05 to 2:15 – Intermission 1

2:15 to 3 – Keynote Speaker
Charles M. Sennott Executive Editor and Co-founder of GlobalPost.com
Followed by Q&A with Mr. Sennott

3 to 3:10 – Intermission 2

3:10 to 4:10 Online Media Panel
Moderated by Dr. Nina Huntemann
John Wilpers: Media and blogging consultant for Christian Science Monitor, Miami Herald, etc.
Adam Gaffin: Editor and Founder of UniversalHub.com
David Warsh: Proprietor of Economic Principals.com
Manny Veiga: Editor in Chief of the Suffolk Voice

 

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