The Irish branch of the Online News Association (ONA), in conjunction with the Institute for Future Media and Journalism (FuJo), will hold a review of the Irish General Election online coverage on Thursday, March 3 in Dublin City University (DCU). The post-election event, coming after ONA’s successful launch in January, pulls together new data, insights and verdicts on the media’s coverage of #GE16.
Our panelists on the night will include Mark Little, Vice-President of Media for Europe and Africa with Twitter; Kevin Doyle, Group Political Editor of Independent News and Media (INM); Dr. Jane Suiter, Political Scientist and Journalism Specialist at DCU FuJo; Mary Regan, Political Editor with UTV Ireland; Georgiana Ifrim, lecturer in UCD’s School of Computer Science and a funded investigator with the Insight Centre for Data Analytics; and Liam Corcoran, Head of Communications with NewsWhip.
Please confirm your attendance asap as spaces are limited! The event takes place in DCU Glasnevin Campus: QG15 ground floor of the Business School. Doors open and networking starts at 6.30 p.m., the panel discussion starts at 7 p.m.