This year we’ll have a full day of interactive analysis of how information and communication technologies—specifically, mobile media—affect Latin American and Caribbean societies. How are mobile media bridging divides? Is that bridge strengthening democracy, social mobility, and economic equality and supporting growth and development? How has innovation changed the newsroom and news media landscape in Latin America and the Caribbean? What is being done to support enhanced journalistic coverage of our hemisphere?
Attendees can expect a lively and informative discussion among on-the-ground experts, media professionals, researchers, educators and students. For example, participants in this year’s workshop will examine in-depth topics such as: