Event

ANN Coordinators' Meeting

"The Future of News"

Asia News Network (ANN) is an alliance of 21 newspapers in 18 countries in Asia. This year's ANN coordinators' meeting was held in Bangkok,Thailand, where the news network's headquarter is located.

Details

Representatives from the ANN newspapers came together to discuss how traditional print media could make a successful transition to digital media.

Wednesday, 21 September

During the day arrival of participants

6:30 pm

Welcome Dinner

Venue: Hotel Novotel Ploenchit, The Square

Thursday, 22 September

Venue: Hotel Novotel Ploenchit, room Ruamrudee 1

8:45 - 9:05 am

Registration of participants

9:05 - 9:15 am

Opening remarks:

Mr. Paul Linnarz, Director, Media Programme Asia, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Singapore

9:15 - 9:30 am

Introductory remarks:

Mr. Pana Janviroj, President - The Nation Executive Director - Asia News Network (ANN)

9:30 - 10:00 am

Keynote address: “Dynamic Asia: How sustainable is it?”

ADB representative TBA

10:00 - 10:20 am

Q&A

10:45 - 12:00 am

“Now media: The state of digital media”

Mr. Felix Soh, Digital Media Editor, English and Malay Newspapers Division Singapore Press Holdings

1:30 - 2:45 pm

“Multimedia news in action”

Dr. Dave Clark, PhD, Programme Director Multimedia Course, KA Asian Center for Journalism at the Ateneo de Manila

3:00 - 4:30 pm

Session continues

4:30

End of Day 1

5:30

Departure for River City

Meeting Point: Hotel Lobby

7:00 - 9:00 pm

Dinner

Venue : Khin-Lom-Chom-Saphan Restaurant

Friday, 23 September

Venue: Hotel Novotel Ploenchit, room Ruamrudee 1

9:00 - 9:10 am

Introductory remarks

Mr. Paul Linnarz, Director, Media Programme Asia, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Singapore

9:10 - 9:30 am

Introductory remarks

Mr. Pana Janviroj, President - The Nation Executive Director - Asia News Network (ANN)

9:30 - 10:00 am

Introduction of ANN coordinators

10:00 - 10:30 am

Report from Bangkok office

Introduction of website, magazine, Monthly statistics of article exchanges

10:45 - 12:30 am

Technical/Editorial Requirements

  • How to access the DPA server
  • What kind of stories are picked up for website, magazine and DPA news service
  • Size of photos
  • Problems and issues in sending stories/photos
1:30 - 2:30 pm

Departure for The Nation

2:30 - 3:30 pm

Arrival at The Nation/Tour

Briefing by Thanong Khanthong, Editor, Asean TV

3:30 - 5:00

“Social media and news”

Mr. Suthichai Yoon, Editor-in-Chief, Nation Group, Bangkok

5:00

End of visit and conference

Departure for Hotel

Evening at own disposal

Saturday, 24 September

Departure of all participants

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Venue

Novotel Ploenchit
566 Ploenchit Road,
10330 Bangkok
Thailand
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Alternative venue

Bangkok, Thailand

Arrival

KAS v_47

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