Program: The open part of the conference

27 April, 2017

Tuesday May 9

The conference is open to the public 13.30 – 16.30
Place: Conference Center Kalmarsalen in Kalmar

Opening of the conference
Renaud de la Brosse, Professor at Linnaeus University and Kersti Forsberg, head of Fojo Media Institute

Keynote speakers:
Reactions to truck attack and editorial dilemmas April 7.
Ulf Johansson, Head of News, SVT
How was twitter used April 7 in Stockholm? Surprising result!
Christian Christensen, Professor of Journalism studies & Head of Doctoral Studies, Stockholm University & Walid Al-Saqaf, media researcher 
Terrorist and their tactical use of social media platforms
Suvojit Bandopadhyuaya, PhD candidate, University of Canterbury, New Zealand.

14.50-15.10 paus/break

(Mis)Representing Terrorism in Global Media
Daya Thussu, Professor, University of Westminster, London
Journalism in the Age of Terrorism
Courtney C Radsh, Committee to protect journalists, Washington DC, USA

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