How to “win” Facebook Live

16:17 13/07/2016 Posted in News |

I talked to about our strategies around Facebook Live, and my thoughts.


News Impact Summit: Expert Session on Storytelling for Social Media

15:25 05/07/2016 Posted in News |

I spoke on the main stage of the News Impact Summit in Berlin about “How to win with an audience and platforms-first strategy.”

For more on the summit CLICK HERE. For more on my talk CLICK HERE.

The organizers said of my talk: “Your session was BY FAR the most appreciated session, possibly in the entire summit history (!).

Without your contribution, we could not have made this event a big success.”

News Impact Summit




CAJ Annual Conference: Keynote & Live Stream Workshop

14:07 29/06/2016 Posted in News |

I delivered a keynote at the Canadian Association of Journalists’ annual conference this year.

CLICK HERE for the live blog of my keynote.



And CLICK HERE for the blog on the “How To Live Stream” workshop I held.



My photo is a finalist in the Smithsonian contest!

14:23 01/03/2016 Posted in News |


I was on assignment for AJ+ covering clashes that had broken out in Hebron. This photo I took of three men awaiting customers amid tear gas is now a finalist in the Smithsonian magazine contest.

CLICK HERE to vote for it.



ONA Annual Conference: Live Stream Tips

21:26 30/10/2015 Posted in News |

I gave a talk on live streaming with Fusion’s Tim Pool at The Online News Association’s annual conference. 

CLICK HERE for a blog with some tweets and reflections on what we talked about.

And a video of a live stream I did after the panel, answering some further questions:

WAN-IFRA India Conference: Social Media Presentation

16:45 06/09/2015 Posted in News |

I spoke at the 23rd WAN-IFRA India Conference & Expo in Mumbai, sharing “Tools and Techniques for Social Media Reporting.” The conference was an annual meeting point in India for news publishers in the South Asian region.

If you also attended, you can CLICK HERE to view my (password-protected) presentation.



ONA-Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

02:00 16/04/2015 Posted in News |

I’m honored and proud to have been selected as one out of 25 women (from an applicant pool of 486) for the first ever ONA-Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media.

CLICK HERE for more information on the academy.

And all of our lovely faces:


#Mojocon: Mobile Journalism Conference

22:28 29/03/2015 Posted in News |

I spoke on a panel at #Mojocon in Dublin, Ireland, about mobile reporting.

CLICK HERE for a blog I wrote about my experience mobile reporting in Ferguson.