Mar Cabra, ICIJ
Will Gore, NCTJ
Polly Curtis, Tortoise
Adam Cantwell-Corn, Bristol Cable
Harriet Kingaby, CAN
Sebastian Esser, Krautreporter
Kathryn Geels, Engaged Journalism Ac
Ed Procter, IMPRESS
Stephen Khan, The Conversation
Olaf Steenfadt, RSF
Anna-Sophie Harling, NewsGuard
Dame Frances Cairncross
Jane Martinson, The Guardian
Alison Preston, OFCOM
Hardeep Matharu, Byline Times
Registration and networking breakfast
CONVERSATION | Who cares about public interest news?
Author of the Cairncross Review and Chair of Court, Heriot-Watt University
Former Chairman of the House of Lords Select Committee on Communications
With: Jonathan Heawood. CEO, IMPRESS.
DISCUSSION | You can't please all the people: What do audiences want?
Partner and Editor - Tortoise
Community News Director - Social Spider
Co-founder, Bristol Cable
Head of Research, Making Sense of Media - Ofcom
Managing Editor, The Bureau of Investigative Journalism.
Coffee break and networking
PRESENTATION | Independent and ad-free: The future of news?
Founder of Krautreporter and Steady
DISCUSSION | Transparency, training and trust: Would you believe it?
Project Director - Reporters Without Borders (RSF)
Head of Partnerships & Projects - NCTJ
Head of Europe, NewsGuard
Co-chair - Conscious Advertising Network
Chief Operating Officer, IMPRESS
Lunch and networking
CONVERSATION | What the Panama Papers say
Investigative journalist & Head of data unit at ICIJ during the Panama Papers investigation
PRESENTATION | The Experience of the Independent Publishers Taskforce
Co-Editor, New Internationalist
Managing Editor, Bedford Indpendent
DISCUSSION | How is independent news addressing the democratic deficit?
Director - Engaged Journalism Accelerator (European Journalism Centre)
Director, Development & European Digital Policy - Nesta
Editor - The Conversation UK