Tuesday, October 23
9:00 am EDT
Journalism Ethics in the Digital Age, Opening Remarks
J. Max Robins, vice president and executive director of the Paley Center for Media, Karen Dunlap, president of The Poynter Institute, and Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist and craigconnects, open the Paley Center's Journalism Ethics in the Digital Age conference.
9:15 am EDT
Pew and Poynter: Media Ethics Landscape in Digital Age
Kelly McBride, a senior faculty member of The Poynter Institute, and Tom Rosenstiel, director of the Project for Excellence in Journalism at the Pew Research Center, discuss the changing landscape of media ethics in the age of the Internet.
9:30 am EDT
Shirky & Others: Finding Truth in Era of Digital Media
Clay Shirky, a professor at New York University, Steve Myers, deputy managing editor of The Lens, Adam Hochberg, an instructor at the University of North Carolina School of Journalism and Mass Communications, and Craig Silverman, author of "Regret the Error," discuss whether or not the media can find the truth in the new era of digital media.
11:00 am EDT
Will Digital Media Space Ever Reflect Our Communities?
Eric Deggans, TV/media critic of the Tampa Bay Times, Ann Friedman, a freelance editor and writer, and Monica Guzman, a columnist for The Seattle Times, discuss whether or not America's communities can be truly reflected in the digital media space.
1:13 pm EDT
Social Media: How Non-News Platforms Shape Democracy
Stephen Buckley, the Dean of Faculty for The Poynter Institute, Gilad Lotan, vice president at SocialFlow, and Dan Gillmor, director of the Knight Center for Digital Entrepreneurship, discuss how Twitter and Facebook shape the news and democracy.
2:45 pm EDT
Media & Power of Storytelling: What People Want and Need
Andrew Heyward, former president of CBS News, Danah Boyd, senior researcher at Microsoft Research, Tom Huang, an editor at the Dallas Morning News, and Kenny Irby and Kelly McBride, senior faculty members at the Poynter Institute, discuss the evolution of storytelling in the media.