State of our trade
15:40 to 16:50
STCC, Room 4ABC
How to earn a living in the new media landscape: Innovative business models and how they work
With freelance rates and salaries now frozen or falling, and traditional media crumbling, journalists are having to look at new ways of supplementing their income. This session will bring together academics and practitioners who are studying or experimenting with new platforms and new ways of making their journalism pay, for a frank discussion of what works, what doesn't and where they think the opportunities are for a more sustainable and rewarding future.