Almaty hosts 16th Eurasian Media Forum

Almaty hosts 16th Eurasian Media Forum

Almaty is currently hosting the 16th Eurasia Media Forum with the theme ‘The World Today: Transforming Reality?’ 

Seven master classes are being held by leading global media professionals. The sessions are held with the support of Samruk-Kazyna Trust Social Projects’ Development Foundation. 

On the first day of the media forum, prominent media personalities held a discussion on mobile journalism. 

Australia media trainer, Ivo Burum said that mobile journalists need to do all the work from searching for information to publishing the materials. 

There was a discussion on the latest media trends as well on the first day of the forum. Freelance journalism, for example, is becoming more popular. 

British documentary film-maker and journalist, Jenny Kleeman said that journalists need to have ideas and energy, and be prepared to take risks. 

Meanwhile, the Eurasia Media Forum will continue its second day tomorrow. Panel discussions on the future of digital journalism and the use of artificial intelligence will be organized.