Save the date for Saturday, March 23 for the fourth edition of the FCC’s Journalism Conference, titled Enemy of the People? The Dangers of Being a Journalist in 2019.
The increasing perils facing the press, including new threats emerging in the digital space, is the theme of the conference. Topics for workshops and panel discussions include the online and on-the-ground threats journalists face today, challenges to press freedom and online security tips. The conference will look at other issues impacting journalists too, such as pay negotiation strategies, mobile video storytelling, covering niche beats and more.
Speakers include reporters, editors, and publishers from leading news organisations. Additional specialists such as data security, legal, and negotiation experts will share their expertise in relevant areas.
More information on the agenda will be available shortly.
The Human Rights Press Awards are run by the FCC, Amnesty International Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Journalists Association. The 22nd annual awards were held on May 12, 2018, in a ceremony at the FCC. Click here to find out who won.