Investigating media ownership: best practices from Europe at Newsocracy 2018

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Newsocracy 2018: Investigating media ownership: best practices from Europe

Fri, Mar 2, 2018 12:00 AM
Auditorio de Medialab-Prado, C/. de la Alameda 15. Madrid, España

#NEWSOCRACY brings together policy makers, academics, journalists, citizens and existing initiatives for transparency of media ownership structures to discuss media ownership concentration in Spain - and Europe. The event is hosted by the ECPMF, PDLI and OBCT.

How to track transparency of media ownership and funding of media? This session will take stock of previous and ongoing initiatives in this field, and discuss with researchers, investigative journalists and practitioners different approaches and potential tools to enhance transparency of media ownership in Europe.

  • Moderator: Chiara Sighele, Project Director, Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso Transeuropa (OBCT)
  • Speakers:
    • Dr Adolfo Antón Bravo, Coordinator, Datalab of Medialab-Prado
    • Marius Dragomir, Director, CEU Center for Media, Data and Society (CMDS)
    • Mary Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief, Open Democracy
    • Olaf Steenfadt, Project Manager Media Ownership Monitor, Reporters without Borders