This day-long workshop will provide a basic understanding of what it takes to work abroad as a journalist, how to prepare, the skills that will serve you best, and especially in the digital age.
Instructors will discuss how best to prepare before traveling abroad, with special emphasis on fundamental reporting ability and cultural literacy; how to navigate as a journalist and report safely in a new foreign environment; cyber security to communicate safely. The afternoon will also cover what you need to know to work as a digital journalist, including the technology you’ll need to meet the fast-breaking needs of editors worldwide.
Registration closes at 12 p.m. ET on Tuesday, August 12, 2014.
Platinum AAJA Members: Platinum Members may register for free. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a promo code.