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Berlin Launch Reuters Institute Digital News Report

6:00pm, Thursday 14 June 2018

Location: ZEIT ONLINE, Askanischer Pl. 1, 10963 Berlin
18:00 - 20:00 CEST

The Digital News Report is the biggest study of its kind about digital media consumption, offering up-to-date insights on how people find news and use media. The report covers issues including the business of journalism, disinformation, and the role of social media. This year it draws on 74,000 respondents in 37 countries.

Attendance is free, but please register here.


18:00 - Welcome and introduction by Alexandra Borchardt, Director of Strategy, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford, and Sebastian Horn, Deputy Editor-in-Chief, ZEIT ONLINE.

18.30 - Presentation of key findings from the 2018 Digital News Report by lead author Nic NewmanProf. Uwe Hasebrink and Dr. Sascha Hölig from the Hans-Bredow-Institut for Media Research, University of Hamburg, will discuss the German results.

Followed by panel discussion with:
Barbara Hans, Editor-in-Chief, Spiegel Online
Jochen Wegner, Editor-in-Chief, ZEIT ONLINE
Elmar Theveßen, Deputy Editor-in-Chief, ZDF
Benedicte Autret, Google Head of News Partnerships UK, Ireland and Benelux

19:30 – Drinks and canapés