2017 Mojocon 2017
Location: Arts Millennium Building NUI Galway
RTÉ Mojocon is a leading international media conference focusing on mobile journalism, mobile content creation, mobile photography and new technology all in one event. (https://mojocon.rte.ie/ )Mojo Con is taking place from the 4th to the 6th of May 2017 in Galway.
NUI Galway are hosting two free fringe events on campus
Thursday 4th May 7:30pm – 9pm, Arts Millennium Building NUI Galway
Panel Discussion with:
- Samantha Barry – Head of Social Media at CNN
- Anne-Marie Tomchak – Editor at Mashable UK
- Montaser Marai - Head of Media Consulting – Aljazeera
Friday 5th May 2.30pm-4.00pm, Arts Millennium Building NUI Galway
The News Lab collaborates with journalists and entrepreneurs to build the future of media. This session will provide practical research tips with case studies and examples from across Europe, highlighting the basic tools to help verify social media content across Google. Examples will be provided of use of virtual reality, 360 degree video and other cutting edge technology (on a budget).
Matt Cooke is the UK, Ireland and Nordics lead for the Google News Lab, a team dedicated to working with publishers to provide training, discuss innovative partnerships and share ideas.
Registration for the two free fringe events is open at www.conference.ie.From Thursday, 4 May 2017 to Friday, 5 May 2017