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Our Program Director Sam Gregory joins HRWIFF’s panel on the emergent uses of virtual reality in human rights storytelling and advocacy.
30 Sep Columbia Journalism Review Reports on How News Outlets and Audiences Deal with Graphic ImageryPress | matisse
WITNESS Program Director, Sam Gregory, recently participated in a panel discussion covered by the Columbia Journalism Review on how news outlets and audiences are dealing with increased access to graphic footage via our digital, social interactions.
WITNESS’ work has recently been featured in a number of Spanish-language press outlets including La Prensa (Mexico), RompevientoTV (Mexico) and La Prensa-El Diario (USA).
Our panel proposal for SXSW 2016 is live! Cast your vote for “Live! Camera! Action!: Livestreaming That Matters” and hear more about the future of livestreaming technology and human rights.
WIRED magazine recently published an article by WITNESS’ Program Director, Sam Gregory, on how mobile livestreaming is changing the very nature of human rights witnessing.
WITNESS participated in a conversation hosted by San Francisco based tech company, Neon, discussing how video technology can advance human rights and the role Silicon Valley companies can play.
This year at SXSW WITNESS will be taking part in a panel on the power of metadata to verify and amplify citizen-shot video of human rights abuse. Program director Sam Gregory will also be on hand and available for mentoring sessions.