Trust in Journalism Conference

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Trust in Journalism Conference 2019 announced

The second edition of the IMPRESS Trust in Journalism Conference will take place on 14 November 2019. 

The Trust in Journalism Conference is a unique one-day event to discuss what the future of independent news looks like, how it is innovating for the future, and what it needs in order to thrive.

Programme and speakers of the 2019 edition to be announced in the following months. More information.

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The delegates of the Trust in Journalism Conference

  • Publishers, journalists and editors.
  • Media industry professionals
  • Academics and media students
  • Public servants, officials and researchers interested in the future of the media.
  • All those interested in journalism, trust in the media, digital news and the independent news sector in the UK.


Trust in Journalism Conference 2018: The Future of Independent News

The programme included a combination of big debates and practical sessions. The Trust in Journalism Conference is an opportunity for all attendees to network and take with them new skills, contacts, ideas and inspiration. 

The 2018 edition of the Trust in Journalism Conference was built around one of the core values of IMPRESS: supporting trust in journalism.


The panels

Sessions focused on different aspects of the independent news sector that add to the value of trust in journalism: high-quality journalism, press sustainability in the digital age, innovation and the policies the independent news sector needs.

  • Key note: "Breaking news: the future of journalism"

  • Panel 1 - Sacred Facts: Can journalism be partisan AND high-quality?

  • Panel 2 - Platforms, Publishers and Politicians: Can’t we all just be friends?

  • Panel 3 - Smart News: What’s new in independent publishing?

  • Workshop: Data visualisation and storytelling

>> See the Trust in Journalism 2018 programme


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