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IMPRESS at Byline Festival 2019

IMPRESS hosted a panel discussion at this year's Byline Festival on August 26th. Byline Festival is an annual 'international carnival of free speech & independent media' organised by crowdfunded journalism platform Byline.

IMPRESS members Sarah Cheverton (Star & Crescent), Paul Hutchinson (Bedford Independent),Vanessa Baird (New Internationalist), and David Floyd (Social Spider) joined IMPRESS CEO Jonathan Heawood for the panel 'Digital Killed the Journalism Star? The Future of News'.

The panel discussed the merits and opportunities of embracing digital and how this has shaped their news organisations. They also focused on how digital co-exists with print in today's context.