Past Events: 2010/2011 Season

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TORONTO
2011/05/17
6:30 p.m.
Innis Town Hall, University of Toronto

Meet the Minds Behind Canada's Online News Start-ups
Jeff Anders, CEO and co-founder of The Mark; James Baxter, founding editor and publisher of iPolitics; David Beers, founding editor of The Tyee; and Wilf Dinnick, founding editor and CEO of OpenFile, share their business and editorial visions. Discussion moderated by BNN host Andrea Mandel-Campbell.

 

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TORONTO
2011/04/19
6:30 p.m.
Innis Town Hall, University of Toronto
Social Media Meets Traditional Election Coverage
Mark Blevis, a digital public affairs strategist whose data crunching has been sourced by the Globe and Mail, The Canadian Press and others, shares his findings on the role of social media in the election. Chris Boutet, senior producer of digital media at the National Post, and Kenyon Wallace, Toronto Star online editor and reporter, join Mark in a discussion of Canada's first so-called "social media election" and its coverage. Jesse Hirsh, internet strategist and broadcaster, moderates and directs the Q&A.
 
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TORONTO
2011/02/15
6:30 p.m.
Innis Town Hall, University of Toronto

The Vaccine-Autism Link Controversy: A Science Journalism Case Study
Brian Deer, investigative journalist with The Sunday Times, shares his experiences investigating research that linked the MMR vaccine and autism. He is joined in a panel discussion moderated by Daily Planet host Jay Ingram and featuring Penny Park, executive director of Science Media Centre Canada; Dr. Matthew Stanbrook, UHN staff respirologist and a deputy editor of the Canadian Medical Association Journal; and Dr. Miriam Shuchman, chair of the Research Ethics Board at Women's College Hospital.

 

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TORONTO
2011/01/18
6:30 p.m.
Innis Town Hall, University of Toronto
A Look Ahead: Journalism in 2011
Join Joshua Benton, director of the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard University, and Nora Young, host of CBC Radio's Spark, as they ruminate, anticipate and speculate on what’s in store for journalism in 2011.
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TORONTO
2010/11/16
6:30 p.m.
Innis Town Hall, University of Toronto
What's Next for Broadcast News?
The Canadian Journalism Foundation welcomes Mark Lukasiewicz, VP of NBC News Specials and Digital Media, to Toronto. He is introduced by Executive Director of Documentary Programming for CBC Television, Mark Starowicz.
 
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TORONTO
2010/10/21
6:30 p.m.
Innis Town Hall, University of Toronto

Newspapers - The Strategic Generation
John Stackhouse, editor-in-chief of the Globe and Mail, is the man realizing the newspaper's new vision. Hear what he has to say. Join John Stackhouse in conversation with Ira Basen, producer of the award-winning CBC radio documentary series Spin Cycles and News 2.0.
 

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TORONTO
2010/10/12
5:00 p.m.
Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto
Annual Democracy & Journalism Lecture -- David Miller: The View from City Hall
Toronto mayor David Miller delivers the fourth annual Democracy & Journalism lecture, discussing the relationship between democracy and journalism from his unique perspective. In collaboration with the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto.
 
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TORONTO
2010/09/27
11:45 a.m.
Concert Hall, Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto
David Frum: The State of Political Journalism
David Frum, political journalist and columnist and the creator of FrumForum.com, discusses the state of political journalism. In collaboration with the Canadian Club of Toronto.
 
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