The Independent editor hails digital conversion a success

Posted by - September 21, 2016

A packed London Press Club audience was given a first-hand glimpse of the dramatic story of how The Independent  has become a digital success.  Christian Broughton, editor of The Independent, spoke of his pride that the legacy of quality, non-aligned journalism was thriving in the digital world. The Independent editor, Christian Broughton Broughton told the

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Artificial Intelligence and journalism – what the future holds

Posted by - September 20, 2016

London Press Club members were taken on a fascinating – and highly entertaining – journey into the future of Artificial Intelligence at a sold-out event at The Corinthia Hotel. Toby Simpson, Chief Technology Officer of global learning company Ososim painted a compelling portrait of what life with AI will look like in years to come – and reassured

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Book now for a smart view of the future

Posted by - September 14, 2016

Technology: How far can it go? Monday 19 September, 6.30pm. How artificial intelligence and smart technology will change our lives will come under the microscope at London Press Club’s monthly social gathering at The Corinthia Hotel in Whitehall Place on Monday 19th. The thought-provoking forum will explore the pioneering work being done and will give an insight

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An endangered species: The Foreign Correspondent, Tuesday 1 November

Posted by - September 14, 2016

The Press Club’s First Tuesday at The Frontline Club on November 1 features a major debate. In conjunction with the Frontline Club and Index on Censorship, leading journalists will examine the changing role of the foreign correspondent. Risks have never been greater for the foreign reporters out in the field while budgets from media organisations are ever tighter. Is less foreign

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Q&A with The Independent’s digital editor. Tuesday 20 September. 6.30pm.

Posted by - September 14, 2016

The London Press Club’s “meet the editor” Q&A series continues with The Independent’s editor Christian Broughton Christian will reveal how The Independent has developed since its move to digital-only publishing six months ago, and take questions from the audience. Book now for this fascinating Q&A session and networking reception which will take place at the offices of

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Autumn programme announced

Posted by - September 5, 2016

Events range from the glittering annual Press Ball at the spectacular surroundings of the V&A Museum to a debate about journalism on the frontline of war zones under threat. Other dates for your diary include visits to the offices of The Independent for a Q&A and to the Corinthia Hotel for a social evening and

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Frontline Club – join us Tuesday October 4th

Posted by - July 25, 2016

As usual we will not be meeting at the Frontline in August but also have to cancel September’s planned meeting as the club is being refurbished and will not be open. The next meeting is therefore Tuesday 4th October at 6.30 pm. We will be making a presentation to Peter modafinil online reviews Durrant, Gentleman

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London Press Club Ball – last chance to buy ‘early bird’ tickets*

Posted by - July 25, 2016

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Journalists will help solve the mystery of how they cope with stress

Posted by - July 22, 2016

A medical study into how journalists chasing deadlines cope so well with stress  was launched at a London Press Club event this week. The study being undertaken by neuroscientist Dr Tara Swart into the mental resilience of journalists will include working with volunteers who will have their heart rate and testosterone monitored as part of

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‘Meagre financial rewards, intense pressure playing a vital role’: How do journalists keep their cool?

Posted by - July 12, 2016

That is the question posed by neuroscientist, Dr Tara Swart, who is launching key research into the mental resilience of journalists. There is intense pressure on journalists: daily or hourly deadlines; accountability and exposure; instant online feedback; being in the public eye; social media interaction; a culture of presumed excellence. Despite this, and the meagre financial

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