8 – 9 October 2019, Messe Berlin, Hall 21
Berlin Publishing Days on 7 & 10 October
Gary Rogers is the co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of RADAR, a news agency that combines data journalism and automation to produce local news stories at scale for the UK market. Gary began his career in local newspapers but spent most of it in broadcast as a senior editor at the BBC and ITN. Immediately prior to RADAR, he was a media consultant for 10 years, guiding news start-ups and re-structuring newsroom operations.
08.10.2019 16:30 - 17:30,
16:30 - 17:00 | Gary Rogers,
Reporters with superpowers
How the use of automation tools enabled journalists to build a new type of news agency. To counter conventional wisdom about so called ‘robot reporters’ and examine how AI can provide journalists with a tool kit to amplify their work.
17:00 - 17:30 | Li L’Estrade
Head of content development, Mittmedia
The power of automated content in a news room
MittMedia in Sweden has been at the forefront of embracing and experimenting with producing automated news. As the head of content development, Li L'Estrade has played an integral role in MittMedia's work with news automation and will share how the publisher is making the most of its cooperation with United Robots and the possibilities for the future.