11 – 12 May 2015, One Farrer Hotel & Spa, Singapore
This was the 2nd edition of a highly successful digital media summit focused on the online journalism industry’s latest tools of change and disruption. The summit explored the many exciting tools and technology such as wearables, sensors, robots, virtual reality and augmented reality being used in the work of journalism and other emerging tools of change.
This premier gathering is Asia’s most important news media summit. The highly qualified panel of speakers from digital media organizations such as BBC News, Financial Times, The New York Times, CNN Digital, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Google, Yahoo, HuffPost, Mashable and The Economist etc.
Also, the summit presented many exciting updates on the industry’s hottest topics of open source intelligence in the newsroom, data journalism, data science and advanced data mining and analysis, data visualization and infographics presented by the forerunners in this domain who shared their real life experiences with the equally high profile audience.
The verdict is clear: Online video advertising has become the fastest growing advertising format and digital medium and is poised to grow further into 2016 and beyond. The strong panel of speakers each delivered powerful viewpoints and insights on this medium of delivery.
First in Asia, and specifically targeted at the growing video opportunity as a powerful tool of engagement and advertising, this exciting conference presented the latest trends and developments in online video ads, strategies for publishers to generate new revenue and addressed key issues of interactivity and targeting on premium spaces, the latest insights on online video ad business models and innovative technologies to monetize video content and how the industry can tap into this highly valuable and dynamic space.
14 – 15 October 2014, Suntec Convention and Exhibition Centre, Singapore
27 – 28 April 2014, M Hotel Singapore
Interactive Digital News Design 2014 focused specifically on responsive news page design for today’s manifold digital platforms from online to mobiles and tablets. The well attended conference created a buzz amongst new media who were re-launching new digital editions of their digital news and were working on their re-designs of news pages.
The speaker panel comprised a strong line of expert speakers from award winning news prints and digital newspapers who led their departments to success based on their award winning news design works.
7 – 8 October 2013, M Hotel Singapore
This was Asia’s first and leading event on “Journalism in the Digital Revolution” which featured key topics on “Innovations in Journalism and the digital future of journalism”.
Journalists looking to enhance their creative work and stay abreast of the industry benefited much from the presentation of a wide range of pivotal issues impacting the role of journalism. Both new opportunities and challenges were reviewed and discussed by leading experts and prominent news media executives. It was a highly successful inaugural event with top executives and professionals attending from Asia and globally.