TVN’S NEWSTECHFORUM

NewsTECHForum | News Orgs Set Goals For Election Coverage

News organizations need more people covering more territory as well as a heightened awareness of how better to avoid mistakes and protect themselves against deep fakes, according to a panel at TVNewsCheck’s NewsTECHForum. L-r: Brian Scanlon, AP; Barb Maushard, Hearst; Cameryn Beck, Scripps; and Jamie Burgess, Microsoft News Labs. (Photo: Wendy Moger-Bross)

TVN'S NEWSTECHFORUM

Technology’s Role In Covering 2020 Elections

News leaders from Hearst, the Associated Press and E.W. Scripps will share strategies for covering the contentious 2020 election season during the opening panel at TVNewsCheck’s NewsTECHForum next month.

EXECUTIVE SESSION WITH BARB MAUSHARD

Hearst Aims For News Transparency, Relatability

Hearst Television’s SVP of news says local newscasts don’t need a radical reinvention to stay relevant to younger audiences, but they must adhere to trust and transparency in a more relatable voice.

Maushard To Speak At NewsTECHForum

Hearst Television’s VP of news, Barb Maushard, joins the lineup of speakers at the NewsTECHForum Dec. 16-17, a conference sponsored by TVNewsCheck and the Sports Video Group. She will discuss the challenges that TV stations face in covering live breaking news in a crisis.