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As with many of these events, they are divided into two streams with seminars on different subjects. The first was on newsroom architecture and my recent experiences of working in big newsrooms made this particularly relevant to me.
The speakers included Helje Solberg, executive editor at VG, a Norwegian newspaper. She focused mainly on the newspaper’s digital strategy. Reed Business Information’s Karl Schneider and Sky News’s James Weeks talked about staffing structures and how the newsroom is organised – I want to talk about this in relation to my experiences of newsrooms. Continue reading