The Programme

UAO International Journalism Week 2014
«Digital Journalism: Journalistic production in the Digital Age»
Abat Oliba CEU University – Barcelona
From March the 3rd to March the 7th – 2014

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 –Monday the 3rd of March 2014–

 9’00 – 9’15

Joan-Andreu Rocha Scarpetta

Universitat Abat Oliba CEU

«Presentation of the UAO International Journalism Week 2013 on Entrepreneurship and Journalism»

9’15 – 10’30

Loup Langton

Western Kentucky University (USA)

«One Journalism School’s Response to the Digital Age»

10’30 – 11’00

Coffee-break

11’00 – 12’15

Christian Schäfer-Hock and students

Johannes Gutenberg-Uniiversity (Germany)

«Accelerating journalism in the digital era: Evidence and consequences for the political journalism in Germany»

12’15 – 13’30

Dulce da Rocha Gonçalves

Howest University College (Belgium)

«Bringing 3D glasses and Animation to the Journalism Department»

13’30 – 15’00

Lunch

–Tuesday the 4th of March 2014–

9’00 – 10’30

Eva-Maria Lessinger

Friedrich-Alexander University (Germany)

«Media gossip in the digital age»

10’30 – 11’00

Coffee-break

11’00 – 12’15

Marc Kenis

PXL University College (Belgium)

«A hands-on experience in online journalism»

12’15 – 13’30

Thomas Lewe – Idar Flo – Steinar Høydal

Volda University College (Norway)

«From theory to internship to party: a Volda media student’s daily life»

13’30 – 15’00

Lunch

16’00 – 18’00

Marquita Smith

John Brown University (USA)

«Digital journalism: Passing along information about emerging business models, strategies, nonprofit or grant-supported journalism in West Africa»

–Wednesday the 5th of March 2014–

 9’00 – 10’30

Caja Thimm

University of Bonn (Germany)

«Twitter in Journalism: Forms, Functions and Journalistic Practices»

10’30 – 11’00

Coffee-break

11’00 – 12’15

Hadrian Cawthorne

University of Sheffield (UK)

«Production on the cheap: Using the web for low-cost journalism»

12’15 – 13’30

Henri Knook – Mark Janzen

Choizzes International BV (The Netherlands)

«Choizzes International: international job opportunities for students and alumni in the Netherlands»

13’30 – 15’00

Lunch

16’00 – 18’00

Cultural Visit to Barcelona

–Thursday the 6th of March 2014–

9’00 – 10’30

Svein Bruräs

Volda University College (Norway)

«Immediacy or verification? Conflicting ideals in online news»

10’30 – 11’00

Coffee-break

11’00 – 12’15

Tony Randall

University of Cumbria (UK)

«Global Villagers: how digital technologies care bringing grass roots journalism back to life»

12’15 – 13’30

Fred Zandpour and students

California State University Fullerton (USA)

«Holistic and Analytic Communication: A Comparative Analysis of a Decade of United Nations Speeches by World Leaders»

13’30 – 15’00

Lunch

15’00 – 17’00

Guest and UAO Teacher / Staff Meeting [AbatOlibaCEUUniversity’s Coordination Room]

–Friday the 7th of March 2014–

9’00 – 10’30

David Ndirangu Wachanga

University of Wisconsin- Whitewater (USA)

«Digital Ethics»

10’30 – 11’00

Coffee-break

11’00 – 12’15

Robert J. Petrausch

Iona College New York (USA)

«The Bionic Journalist and Media Professional in the Second Machine Age: Hopes, Opportunities, and Pitfalls»

12’15 – 13’15

Peter Laufer

University of Oregon (USA)

«iMigrating: Borders and Identity: the California – Mexico Crisis»

13’15 – 13’45

Closure Ceremony

13’45 – 15’15

Lunch

Download the UAO CEU International Journalism Week 2014 Activity Program. Click here.