17 June 2015
GEN Summit 2015 Livestreams - Save The Date!
The GEN Summit opens today at the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona. If you haven't bought your ticket yet, don't worry, there's still time! All you need to do is register here. We will also be bringing the GEN Summit to you via Liveblog, Livestream and GEN's social media channels - check the GEN Summit webpage for updates. Key panel sessions, speeches, interviews and the Data Journalism Awards Ceremony will also be available to watch on video-on-demand following the Summit. Don't forget to save the dates and times below for the Livestream events!
Introducing The New Google Trends: 13:10 - 14:20 on 18 June
Be the first to discover the latest version of the Google Trends product through the Google Trends Masterclass Livestream from 13:10 to 14:30 (GMT + 2) on 18 June. The Google Trends team will also provide a detailed overview of the new site, which has been designed with journalists in mind.
Reuters Digital News Report: Essential Data On News: 14:30 - 15:10 on 18 June
A key moment during the GEN Summit in Barcelona will be the unveiling of the Digital News Report 2015. Watch the moment live from 14:30 to 15:10 (GMT + 2) on 18 June. This year's report will show a quickening of the pace towards social and mobile news, a decline in the desktop internet and significant growth in video news consumption online.
DATA JOURNALISM AWARDS CEREMONY: 20:00 - 21:30 on 18 June
The Data Journalism Awards 2015 will culminate with the DJA Ceremony at CosmoCaixa Barcelona at 20:00 (GMT + 2) on 18 June. Jaume Giró, CEO of "la Caixa" Banking Foundation, will be presiding over the ceremony. He will be joined by Simon Rogers, DJA 2015 Director, andPaul Steiger, President of the DJA Jury. Watch the ceremony LIVE to discover the 2015 winners.
What Can Google Still Bring To The Future Of News? 10:15 - 10:45 on 19 June
See David Drummond, Google Vice President, deliver his key note speech live to the GEN Summit at 10:15 to 10:45 on 19 June. Google News has revolutionised how people consume information and the Google Media Tools are enriching the newsgathering experience. But the search giant is also being questioned because of its disruption of the news business model. David Drummond will take people's questions in sala teatre on the company's future contribution to journalism.