The Media Revolution: Changing the World

February 21-23, 2020

The 33rd annual Camden ConferenceThe Media Revolution: Changing the World, took place February 21-23, 2020. The Conference examined  how technology is shaping the flow of information and how it is used. Where people in most countries get their news and other information and will tradional media survive, and in what form? The personal experiences of journalists in repressive countries that are controlling of their external messaging are also discussed.

Conference Highlights (PDF)

Conference Highlights

Conference Video Archives

Remember Rule #1: It Will Get Crazier

Nicco Mele

Nicco Mele is on the faculty at the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School

Changing Media Across the Globe: Challenges and Opportunities

Nic Newman

Journalist, Digital Strategist and Visiting Fellow, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism (London)

Social Media, Democracy, Fake News and Fact-Checking

Joshua Tucker

Co-Director, Center for Social Media and Politics; Director, Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia, New York University

Hands Off Our Net!

Jeff Jarvis

Professor of Journalism Innovation and Director, Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism Newmark Graduate School of Journalism, City University of New York

Press Freedom in an Age of Information Warfare

Courtney C. Radsch

 Advocacy Director, Committee to Protect Journalists

Fighting Back with Data

Maria Ressa

CEO, Executive Editor and Founder, Rappler.com (Manila, Philippines)

Journalism That Tells the Truth-A Task for the Brave

Lydia Cacho Ribeiro

Investigative Journalist, Social Activist and Human Rights Advocate (Mexico), Goodwill Ambassado, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Cyberwar: Coping with the Challenges Posed by Trolls and Hackers

Kathleen Hall Jamieson

Professor of Communication, Annenberg School for Communication, Director, Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania

Saturday Morning Panel

Saturday Afternoon Panel 

Sunday Morning Panel

Concluding Panel

Conference Photo Gallery