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Coming soon: #wjchat live event in Seattle

August 17, 2010 - Posted in Web Journalism Posted by:

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You are what you tweet

Join our panel-led discussion in a conversation about journalists and how they create, produce and manage their “online brands.” From time management to ethical issues around what our jobs are now and are becoming, we’ll talk about the best practices for working the social streams. From creating a following to how and why our roles have morphed from “objective” reporters to promoters of our work, “You are what you Tweet” hopes to move forward the discussion around navigating and balancing your journalism through your “brand.”

Panelists in Seattle:
Kirk Lapointe, Managing Editor, Vancouver Sun // @kirklapointe
Nancy Leson, Food writer, Seattle Times // @nancyleson
Mark Briggs, Director of Digital Media, King5 // @markbriggs

#wjchat guest host on Twitter:
TBD

Moderators:
Cory Haik, Assistant Managing Editor, seattletimes.com // @coryhaik
Robert Hernandez (via #wjchat on Twitter), Professor of Professional Practice, USC Annenberg // @webjournalist

What:
A panel-led discussion on the “Online Brand” conversation around journalists and journalism

Who:
#ONASEA meetup Tweeps
Seattle-area journalists and communications folks
#wjchat followers on Twitter
Anyone on the web who would like to jump in our Twitter chat or livestream

Where:
The Seattle Times auditorium (1120 John Street // Seattle)
On Twitter @ #wjchat and #ONASEA

When:
Wednesday, September 15, 6 – 7:30 p.m., PT

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