Building Trust: Newsroom Tools for the "Fake News" Era

  • Thursday – 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
  • Grand Ballroom A - 5th Floor | Sheraton
  • #ONA19Trust
  • Session will be livestreamed
  • Session audio will be posted

In a "fake news" era, audience trust is difficult to earn but fundamental to success. Join this masterclass to learn about emerging research and practices from experts in the fields of trust and transparency and to bring research-backed and ready-to-implement solutions to your newsroom.

This session is designed for:

  • Newsrooms confronting a trust deficient in their audiences
  • Thought leaders trying to grasp trust's political and social dimensions
  • Anyone who would like to better understand how trust is built and lost

Please join "Building Trust: Workshopping Strategies You Can Use to Demonstrate Credibility" following this session in Grand Couteau on the 5th Floor


Talia Stroud - Director, Center for Media Engagement, University of Texas at Austin
@TaliaStroud |

Joy Mayer - Director, Trusting News
@mayerjoy |

Ashley Alvarado - Director, Community Engagement, Southern California Public Radio (KPCC + LAist)
@ashleyalvarado |

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