Re-shaping the online news and media industry: The shift from destination to distributed media
Jimmy Maymann, former CEO of the Huffington Post
Monday 23 November 2015
Mary Ogilvie Lecture Theatre, St Anne's College, Woodstock Road, Oxford
The media industry continues to undergo significant and revolutionary change at an ever-increasing pace. At the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism’s memorial lecture, Jimmy Maymann, former CEO of The Huffington Post will outline how this change is ultimately the result of a shift from destination to distributed media, and how publishers can respond in order to capitalise on the opportunities inherent in this change. Alan Rusbridger, former editor-in-chief of The Guardian will chair a panel which will also include BuzzFeed UK's editor-in-chief Janine Gibson and Facebook's UK and Ireland Policy Director, Simon Milner. Where: Mary Ogilvie Lecture Theatre, St Anne's College When: 5.30pm – 7pm What: Introduction from Lord Patten of Barnes, Chancellor of the University of Oxford. Address from Jimmy Maymann, followed by a panel discussion and a drinks reception. This is a free event. To reserve your place, click here.