Festival focuses on local news [France]

Posted on Aug 13, 2020 in Local News

Journalists with an interest in the state of local news can attend this online festival.

The Festival de l'info locale, hosted by Ouest Médialab, will take place Sept. 21 to 25.

The program includes conferences and discussions about the survival and development of local news outlets, feedback sessions on experimentations implemented by local media with data journalism or inclusive journalism, and workshops on solutions journalism or podcast and newsletter creation.

Tickets cost EUR119 to EUR199 until Sept. 13. From Sept. 14 on, the cost will be EUR149 to EUR249. 

Registration is ongoing.