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WPI’s New Horizons in Journalism conference will take place at the end of this month, September 24-25, in Sofia, Bulgaria!

For those of you who are not in or able to travel to Sofia,
we are bringing the conference to you! Register below to view the live stream.
We hope that you’ll join us!

The conference will explore journalism in the Internet Age, from podcasting to combating disinformation to exploring new business models for journalism.

With presentations like How Podcasts are Transforming Journalism: The Story of the Bulgarian Crypto-Queen, Journalists and Journalism Under Threat, and New Business Models and Alternative Revenue Streams for Journalism, our eight sessions will enlighten and engage you.

A number of WPI alumni will speak at the conference, including head of the Investigations Department at Germany’s Norddeutscher Rundfunk, Britta von der Heide (2017); correspondent for Bulgaria’s Capital Weekly and Dnevnik.bg Spas Spasov (2013); and South African-based freelance journalist and media trainer Camilla Bath (2014).