Digital Editors Network Autumn 2009: Paywalls and Partnerships
13:00 DEN Registration & networking lunch at the Lancashire Evening Post, Oliver's Building, Preston, PR2 9ZA / 01772 254841.
13:45 Welcome Nick Turner, the CN Group's head of digital content development.
13:50 Where else is the money? François Nel, director of the Journalism Leaders Programme, presents some highlights from a two-year research project into the online revenue models of news publishers in Britain’s 66 cities.
14:00 Peter Bale, MSN. What does MSN Local’s partnership proposal mean for regional publishers?
14:45 Sarah Hartley, digital editor, The Guardian, on partnerships for innovation.
15:45 Tony Johnston, Press Association, on teaming up with Trinity Mirror to report on local government and public bodies in Liverpool.
16:45 DEN: What next?
17:00 Drinks & networking reception - Greenbank Building foyer
18-19:15 13th Journalism Leaders Forum Pay Walls – build em, break em - or look beyond them?
Robert Andrews, UK Editor of paidContent.com
Peter Bale, Executive Producer of Mircroft, UK, responsible for content on platforms including MSN UK – the largest commercial portal in the UK. He joined Microsoft from News Corporation where he was online editorial director of The Times and The Sunday Times.
Gordon Crovitz, former publisher of the Wall Street Journal and co-founder of the publishing e-commerce start-up JournalismOnline.
Frédéric Filloux, co-author of the Monday Note blog and editor for the international division of the Norwegian media group Schibsted ASA.
Martha Stone, director of the Shaping the Future of the Newspaper Project, World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN–IFRA)
François Nel will chair the discussion, which will also be Webcast live
For addtional programme details, contact or Nick Turner at Nick.Turner@Cumbrian-Newspapers.co.uk or François Nel at FPNel@uclan.ac.uk
When & Where
Journalism Leaders Programme
The Journalism Leaders Programme at the University of Central Lancashire, Preston: http://www.ukjournalism.org/jleaders / Twitter: @jleaders @francoisnel