Michelle Manafy

Schedule for Collision 2021 Online

Tuesday, April 20
16:00 – 17:00
EDT
Mingle Speaker Happy Hour
Mingle is our online speed-networking feature, providing a series of three-minute one-on-one video chats with other attendees. This invite-only session is reserved exclusively for our speakers, top investors and high-profile journalists. It’s a great opportunity to network with peers in a limited amount of time.
Format
Mingle
Location
Breakout rooms
Wednesday, April 21
12:10 – 12:30
EDT
News evolution: From print, to push, to the almighty algorithm
How did we get here from ink and print, and where is technological disruption taking us next in news creation and consumption? In conversation with Digital Content Next’s Michelle Manafy, Flipboard founder and CEO Mike McCue and Washington Post managing editor Kat Downs Mulder explore how we’re reacting to tech and news.
Format
Super fireside
Location
Channel 3: Society
Participants
Mike McCue Flipboard
Kat Downs Mulder The Washington Post
Michelle Manafy Digital Content Next
16:00 – 17:00
EDT
Mingle Speaker Happy Hour
Mingle is our online speed-networking feature, providing a series of three-minute one-on-one video chats with other attendees. This invite-only session is reserved exclusively for our speakers, top investors and high-profile journalists. It’s a great opportunity to network with peers in a limited amount of time.
Format
Mingle
Location
Breakout rooms
Thursday, April 22
12:25 – 12:35
EDT
Visualizing the future of digital news
Digitalization has been sped up in the newsrooms. How has technology helped field reporters land a scoop? Who calls the shot when AI and editors disagree? How do readers establish trust in algorithms? In conversation with Michelle Manafy, Reuters president Michael Friedenberg explore the automation and humanization of the fourth estate.
Format
Fireside
Location
Channel 3: Society
Participants
Michael Friedenberg Reuters
Michelle Manafy Digital Content Next