Mojo Conference

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Program

MOJO CONFERENCE - October 8, 2019

TimeActivitySpeaker
09.00 – 09.30Registration and welcome guests 
09.30 – 09.35Welcome and introduction by host of the dayGhieslaine Guardiola
09.35 – 09.40Opening wordJanneke van Heugten
09.40 – 10.20

Keynote: The Mobile Is Mightier Than The Sword

Mobile journalism is exposing injustices, breaking stereotypes and making a positive impact in our communities. This keynote unpacks how empowered storytellers are finding solutions to problems, looking at how traditional media covered America’s biggest stories, compared with smarter and faster youth doing it on phones.

Jeanette Abrahamsen
10.20 – 11.15

Panel discussion:Chat-Based Mobile Journalism1 to 1 engagement with the audience

Thesis1 - It is possible, so pick up the challenge!
Thesis 2 - Are mojo stories an antidote to the current glut of quick, shallow, and reactive coverage?
Thesis 3 - Will 1 to 1 engagement be a way to monetize your work?
Recap and final - Q & A with the audience

 
11.15 – 11.30Break 
11.30 – 12.30Workshop 1: How To Make Money With Mobile Storytelling
We know mobile journalism uncovers amazing stories, but how does it become a sustainable business? Sumaiya explains how she built a profitable media business and how you can too. The workshop is perfect for anyone considering a future of self-employment or considering going freelance.
Sumaiya Omar
 Workshop 2: The Future Of Media By 2030
The world is changing fast. 5G internet, virtual and augmented reality and artificial intelligence are all barreling towards us. This workshop examines some of the skills we can learn today to be relevant for the future of tomorrow.
Yusuf Omar
 MoMarkt
Hands on demonstration new devices.
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12.30 – 13.30Lunch 
13.30 – 14.30

Panel discussion: Truth or Dare!Misinformation Regulation and Marketpower

Thesis 1 - How to retain your integrity as a mobile journalist?
Thesis 2 - Follow governamental regulations or shift to closed networks or community groups?
Thesis 3 - Fake news is from all ages so what is the big deal?
Recap and final - Q & A with the audience

 
14.30 – 14.45Break 
14.45 – 15.45Workshop 1: How To Make Money With Mobile Storytelling
We know mobile journalism uncovers amazing stories, but how does it become a sustainable business? Sumaiya explains how she built a profitable media business and how you can too. The workshop is perfect for anyone considering a future of self-employment or considering going freelance.
Sumaiya Omar
 Workshop 2: The Future Of Media By 2030
The world is changing fast. 5G internet, virtual and augmented reality and artificial intelligence are all barreling towards us. This workshop examines some of the skills we can learn today to be relevant for the future of tomorrow.
Yusuf Omar
 MoMarkt
Hands on demonstration new devices.
Get your lottery tickets for free!
 
15.45 – 16.30Keynote: Six Tricks For Making Viral Stories
Ready to learn the secret to video success? Naeemah shares how Hashtag Our Stories reaches up to 7 million people per episode on Snapchat and unpacks what kinds of stories work best. Things were not always flying high, as she describes how the company went from a content crisis to viral success story, in just three months.
Naeemah Dudan
16.30 – 16.45Announcement winner of the dayRuud van Gessel
16.45 – 18.00Drinks and socializing