Thursday, September 24, 2009

Talk on 'User Generated Content, Citizen Journalism and News'


Jamillah Knowles, an online and radio journalist for the BBC, is giving a talk on 'User Generated Content, Citizen Journalism and News' in Bangalore this Saturday.

Via The Centre for Internet and Society
Jamillah Knowles is an online and radio journalist for the BBC. She has 15 years experience working in the new business on many platforms. Starting in newspapers as a photographer she spent a great deal of time in print, moving on to radio for several years with BBC Radio Five Live and World Service before making a jump to online news.

Over the past year she has been working on developing relationships with online citizen reporters and looking at how social networks can play a role in creative news making.

This talk is about how the BBC has embraced user generated content and how it has changed our news environment in the way we research and provide news for radio, television and online.

Read more here. The event is being conducted at:

Venue : Centre for Internet and Society, D-2 Third Floor, Shariff Chambers, 14 Cunningham Road, Bangalore

Day : 26th September, 2009

Time : 4pm - 5.30pm

Image Source: Will Lion

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