Wednesday, 19 May 2010

"The future of media"

Just for a change, here's a plug for an event (we are not associated, contact Polaris for more info):
Digital Journalism: The future of media
Expert Panel Discussion

Date: Monday, 24th May 2010
Time: 7pm for 7.30pm start
Venue: Shelter, Warehouse 209, 318 Road, Al Quoz Industrial 4

The expert panel will include respected industry figures such as:

Mark Briggs--Visiting from the USA, Briggs is a blogger, journalist and authority on the media revolution. He is also the author of Journalism 2.0: How to survive and thrive in the digital age, and CEO of Serra Media.

Pia Heikkila--A freelance digital journalist at the forefront of the media revolution, and co-creator of the new SAE Institute Digital Journalism Course.

Nabila Usman--writer and journalist, business development executive at, an online portal that provides edgy, bold & quirky news from the region.

Khaled Khalifa - Head of Office, United Nations - Integrated Regional Information Network (IRIN) Middle East and Asia Bureau.

The discussion will be moderated by Reg Athwal, Co-Founder and Chairman of online television platform


indiancurry said...

Finally the blog is getting alive. What happened mediamonster, busy having an affair with cookiemonster under the tent?

Anonymous said...

Veiled women barred from entering Media One event?

There one minute, gone the next from Censorship?

Anonymous said...

Media One? They still exist? Shocking!

Bob said...

Dubai gets extra Sun on Friday...