Coordinating, Verifying and Contextualizing Breaking News Coverage

  • Friday – 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
  • Grand Ballroom A - 5th Floor | Sheraton
  • #ONA19Newsbreak

Disasters, emergencies and other rapidly developing stories require fragmented information flows to be coordinated, verified and contextualized. Join this crucial conversation to learn how news publications, digital platforms and third-party sources coordinating ensures communities get the information they need, when they need it.

This session is designed for:

  • Everyone who deals with breaking news in some capacity in their day to day
  • Newsrooms seeking better coordination with digital platforms
  • Reporters looking to lift up verifiable, actionable information


Jimmy OKeefe - Product Marketing Manager, Today In, Facebook

Stephanie Federico - Digital News Editor, KUT
@steph_federico |

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