Media Interviews / Mentions

Conference / Event speaking

Event and Session Chairing

  • What Is Technology: Chair, Panel on “Digital Design,” University of Oregon, Portland, Oregon, 12 April 2019.
  • International Journalism Festival: Chair, Reimagining local news for the digital age
  • Digital Media Strategies USA 2016: Day One opening session, a fireside chat with Jay Lauf, President and Publisher of Quartz. Write-up by CUNY’s Tola Brennan. 
  • Digital Media Strategies USA 2016: Chaired a panel on “Monetising Third Party Platforms.” Panelists: Blake Sabatinelli, General Manager, Newsy, Isaac Showman, Managing Director, Reuters TV and Gretchen Tibbits, Chief Operating Officer, LittleThings.
  • Digital Media Strategies USA 2016: Chaired a panel on “Advertising V2.0 – New Digital Advertising Models That Go Beyond Display.” Panelists: Rahul Chopra, Chief Executive Officer, Storyful (News Corp), Scott Clavenna, Chief Executive & Founder, Green Tech Media, Brendan Spain, Vice President of Advertising, Americas, Financial Times, Michael Kuntz, Senior Vice President, Digital, Gannett
  • Digital Media Strategies USA 2016: Two minute video with my three key takeaways from the conference.
  • ENEX General Assembly 2015, Paris: Presentation on “Digital Disruption” and Chaired Panel on Social Media vs. Legacy Media, 09 Oct 15
  • IBC Content Everywhere MENA: Day 2 Conference Chair, Dubai, 21 January 2015. Included:  Interview with Sam Barnett, MMB Group, the regions’s leading free to air broadcaster (120m viewers a day,) and leading a panel discussion on programming piracy in the region.
  • Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ictQATAR): ‘Access to Digital Media’, industry roundtable, 23 September 2014.
  • Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ictQATAR): ‘Children and ICT,’ expert roundtable, 25 August 2014.
  • Ofcom: Communications Market Report, stakeholder roundtable (Birmingham), 07 Sep, 2010
  • Ofcom: Relay Services Review, stakeholder roundtable, 26 Jul, 2010
  • Radio Festival: “Diversity and Creativity”, Edinburgh, July, 2005

Guest Lectures

Training and Workshops

  • FJUM (Forum for Journalism and Media): 2 day workshop on Podcasting and Audio Storytelling, Vienna, Austria, 19-20 June 2017.
  • BBC World Service: 2-day workshop on social media, emerging technologies and the archive opportunity. Sessions attended by 30 senior journalists and editors from 8 Middle East countries, who partner with the BBC World service on distribution and content. London, UK, 6 December 2016 and Thursday 8 December 2016.
  • Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG): Middle East Broadcasting Networks (MBN) Digital Futures Strategy Workshop, presentation on “The Future of Journalism,” Washington D.C. 26 October 2016.
  • Regionalmedien Austria (RMA) an Austrian media company. RMA distributes free (advertiser-funded) newspapers throughout Austria that include local, regional and national content, reaching almost 50% market saturation. Presentation on “The Hyperlocal Opportunity.” 23 Jun 16.
  • FJUM, Vienna: 2 day workshop on Podcasting and Audio Storytelling. 20 and 22 Jun 16.
  • Axel Springer: ” Top Talent Program” visit to London. Presentation on the “Future of Journalism” and “Key Findings from the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism’s Digital News Report 2015”, 09 Jul 15
  • Cass Business School / City University London: “Leadership & Strategy in News Media” course. “How the next wave of technological innovation and change will affect news consumption”, 10 Jun 15
  • BBC Monitoring: Emerging trends in journalism and communication, 11 March 2015
  • BBC Media Action: Presentation and discussion on media and technology in Algeria, 25 July 2014
  • Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ictQATAR): ‘Understanding social media in the Middle East and Qatar’.  Workshop and presentation to 30 internal colleagues, 12 December 2013
  • Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ictQATAR): ‘10 domestic benefits of Fiber to the Home’. Presentation to the Minister for ICT and Executive Board, May 2013.
  • Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ictQATAR): ‘Understanding the Digital Home’, workshop and presentation to 50 internal colleagues, July 2013.
  • City University, London: ‘Models of UK Content Regulation’. Workshop with the Iraqi Media Network (a government holding company for Al-Iraqiya TV and Republic of Iraq Radio,) 20 March 2012
  • Ofcom (Internal briefing):  Introduction to hyper-local media, 12 Nov, 2010
  • Better Government for Older People, Media Training, January, 2008
  • Volunteering and European Citizenship (Volunteurope), Strasbourg: workshop on media and campaigning,  5–8 October, 2006
  • BBC & CSV Media: 3 x Workshop on Creativity and Creative Campaigns, September, 2006

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