2 years ago

13 October, 2015

USYD Eastern Avenue Auditorium

Organised by:
Sydney University Media and Communications Society

The University of Sydney Media and Communications Society (MecoSoc) and the University of Sydney Union (USU) are excited to present our first major panel event this year, featuring Buzzfeed, Pedestrian.tv, Junkee, New Matilda, Mamamia, SBS 2's The Feed and Collective Hub.

This panel will be held on Tuesday October 13th in the Eastern Avenue Lecture Theatre, University of Sydney Camperdown campus at 6:00pm. The panel will focus on the topic of “alternative media in Australia” and is highly recommended for MecoSoc members, USU members, students and academics with a keen interest in contemporary journalism and media.

MecoSoc is proud to announce our full panel of special guests for the evening:
- Rob Stott, News Editor at Buzzfeed
- Chris Wirasinha, Co-Founder at Pedestrian.tv
- Steph Harmon, Managing Editor at Junkee
- Chris Graham, Owner/Editor at New Matilda
- Georgina Dent, Associate Editor at Mamamia
- Marc Fennell, Host of SBS 2's The Feed
- Lisa Messenger, Editor-in-Chief of Collective Hub

The panel will include a short audience Q&A, followed by refreshments and an opportunity to meet the panellists.

This panel is FREE for access card holders but registrations are essential. Please register here: http://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/sydney-university-media-and-communications-alternative-media-panel-tickets-18669188044

If you would like to ask a member of the panel a question, please write in the panellist and the question you would like to ask when registering. Alternatively, post your question below.


Full Details
Date: Tuesday October 13
Time: 6:00pm.
Location: Eastern Avenue Auditorium, University of Sydney, Camperdown campus
Panellists: Rob Stott, Chris Wirasinha, Steph Harmon, Chris Graham, Georgina Dent, Marc Fennell & Lisa Messenger
Open to all students and academics.
Pricing: Members/Access FREE, Non-Access $10