From June 7-11, WAN-IFRA held its annual World Newspaper Congress, World Editors Forum and World Advertising Forum, in Turin, Italy. The event attracted 1,000 publishers, chief editors and other news executives from 87 countries. Some of the industry’s leading executives—including Suzanne Raitt from Newspapers Canada—shared their ground-breaking strategies and stories.
Click the links below to view some of the highlights from the event:
- World Press Trends survey
- Trends in Newsroom Report from the World Editors Forum
- Top takeaways from the World Newspaper Congress
Constant innovation; Blending tech, content and development; Collaboration; Mobile, mobile, mobile; Leveraging technology; Monetization of Data.
- Top takeaways from the Turin World Editors Forum
Digital transformation of newsrooms and story-telling; Snowden-effect; Abuses of press freedom; Video stories; Globalised journalism; the Evolving role of the editor.
- Top takeaways from the World Advertising Forum
Print in decline, but still main source of revenue; Accountability, ROI becoming essential; New ways of measuring impact; Programmatic is saving digital advertising; Tablets offering very good yield.