SXSW Interactive 2016
News for a New Generation
News today has changed from the nightly talking head segment that our parents used to tune into. Today's generation consumes news in various formats - from infographics on Tumblr to big picture explainers on their favorite YouTube channels. It's not just the platforms that have shifted, but the point of view, as millennials demand more unbiased coverage of global news and social issues. New media creators join this panel to discuss how they create news for a new generation and why it’s necessary in a globally-connected world.
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- Where and how are digital natives consuming their news?
- How do creators produce compelling news content that engages younger audiences and breaks through the clutter?
- How does the evolution of journalism push for greater social consciousness?
Katherine Delmonico, Mgr, Communications, Discovery Communications