INTERNATIONAL MEDIA SUMMIT


19th - 20th December 2020

About


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Learn about the recent developments and get thoughtful insights about highly relevant topics like future careers in journalism from highly acclaimed journalists and top executives of international media houses and be a part of a vital dialogue regarding public confidence in the Fourth Estate. This media summit provides an international forum where eager, young minds can discuss these pressing issues with renowned journalists from the safety and comfort of their homes. Come, see the advent of the digital age in Media and its far-reaching impacts in today's world. Join us at Techfest's second International Media Summit.

WHY ATTEND?

Techfest's International Media Summit is India's leading conference gathering of acclaimed journalists and senior executives from all across the world. At the International Media Summit, we aim to address topics related to Journalism and Media, which are tied closely with technology and help develop a deeper understanding of this rapidly evolving domain. At Techfest's International Media Summit, we attract leading authorities from the government and eminent media personalities keen on sharing their experiences and insights on the advent of technology in media and how it will shape the future of the field itself.

Agendas


  1. Future Careers in Journalism
  2. Public Confidence in the News Media
  3. Data Driven Journalism

Speakers

Ravish Kumar

Senior Executive Editor, NDTV India
Ramon Magsaysay Award (2019)

Paul Pringle

Investigative Reporter, Los Angeles Times
Pulitzer Prize Winner (2019)

Essdras M Suarez

Pulitzer Prize winning
PhotoJournalist (2000, 2014)

Prince Mathews Thomas

Corporate Bureau Chief at Moneycontrol

Michael Braga

Investigations Reporter, USA Today
Pulitzer Prize Winner (2016)

Farah Stockman

New York Times Editorial Board
Pulitzer Prize Winner (2016)

Gary Knell

CEO of National Geographic

Iván Markman

Chief Business Officer at Verizon Media

Ranita Roy

Independant Photojournalist
Thomson Reuters Contributor

Rajdeep Sardesai

Editor at India Today

Anant Goenka

Executive Director at Indian Express

Prashant Puri

Co-founder and CEO of AdLift

REGISTRATIONS

STUDENTS


INR 100

  • Certificates will be provided
  • Keynote session
  • Workshop
  • Live interaction

PROFESSIONAL


INR 250

  • Certificates will be provided
  • Keynote session
  • Workshop
  • Live interaction

Schedule

Day One

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Day 1

Paul Pringle

Investigative Reporter, Los Angeles Times
Pulitzer Prize Winner (2019)
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Day 1

Gary Knell

CEO of National Geographic
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Day 1

Michael Braga

Investigations Reporter, USA Today
Pulitzer Prize Winner (2016)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Day 1

Ivan Markman

CEO of Verizon Media
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Day 1

Rajdeep Sardesai

Editor at India Today
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Day 1

Ranita Roy

Independant Photojournalist
Thomson Reuters Contributor
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Day 1

Ravish Kumar

Senior Executive Editor, NDTV India
Ramon Magsaysay Award (2019)
02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Day 1

The Logical Indian workshop

Lessons in Leadership from 2020: What this year hinted and taught us for the future?

Day Two

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Day 2

Essdras M Suarez

Pulitzer Prize winning
PhotoJournalist (2000, 2014)
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Day 2

Farah Stockman

New York Times Editorial Board
Pulitzer Prize Winner (2016)
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Day 2

Anant Goenka

Executive Director at Indian Express
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Day 2

Prashant Puri

Co-founder and CEO of AdLift
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Day 2

Prince Mathews Thomas

Corporate Bureau Chief at Moneycontrol
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Workshop


Mr. Abhishek Mazumdar, Founder of The Logical Indian is going to conduct a workshop on Lessons in Leadership from 2020: What this year hinted and taught us for the future?
Below are the pointers which would be covered in the workshop:

  • Know your customer – internal or external
  • Be open to criticism
  • Accountability, transparency, trust- Most crucial aspects involved