verification in crisis reporting.
In the session each of the panelists did a short presentation/intro and the headlines from these are:
Hazel Baker from Sky
Julie Carballo. @JulieCarballo
"Audiences may prefer to see eyewitness media over professional content - highest level of authenticity" @HazelBakerSky #Polis2016
- so have a plan to deploy staff quickly to check sources
- and have a quick way of sharing findings (of verified sources & of hoaxes) to the newsroom/team to avoid duplicated effort
Krish Lathigra @klathigra
Skillset for those working in verification crisis reporting.Thks @HazelBakerSky for a useful presentation.#Polis2016
Eliza Mackintosh from Storyful
"Its important to be honest when you get things wrong" @elizamackintosh at "Role of Verification" #Polis2016
- If its too good to be true then that is a warning sign ...