In Seminar details on April 30, 2009 at 5:30 pm
LATEST UPDATE: Please note that the venue and programme for the seminar has been changed. It will now be held at Calypso Room, The Copthorne Orchid Hotel. Click here for instructions on how to get there.
A full-day workshop in which accomplished bloggers and expert trainers reveal the writing and reporting skills, ethical issues, legal minefields and technological solutions for impactful and responsible blogging. If you already blog and are wondering how to go to the next level, this workshop will help accelerate your journey.
Date: 30 May, 2009
Time: 9am to 4.30pm
Place: The Copthorne Orchid Hotel
Institute of Policy Studies
Asian Media Information and Communication Centre
The Online Citizen (TOC)
In Seminar details on April 30, 2009 at 5:25 pm
Registration starts at 0830
0900 – 1015: Making an Impact
Leading bloggers share what they have learnt about being independent, influential and accountable. By Choo Zheng Xi and Alex Au, chaired by Cherian George.
1015-1030 Morning Tea
1030 – 1145: Survival Training
Defamation, Sedition, Copyright and other laws that bloggers should know. By Kevin YL Tan.
1145 – 1230: Buffet Lunch
1230 – 1400: Bloggers as the New Journalists
Professional tips on deciding what’s news, and how to source it, write it and edit it for maximum impact. By Cynthia Owens.
1410-1510 Maxing Out The Technology
Enhancing outreach by making the most of internet programs. By Sean Ang.
1510-1530 Afternoon Tea
1530-1630 Blogging For a Cause
Using your blog as a platform for advocacy. By November Tan