From Desk to Dais: When Journalists Take the Stage

Pressland Editors
Dec 2, 2019 · 10 min read

Why have so many publishers become event producers, and what does it mean for journalism?

The Media Live Event: A place to network, see breaking news, buy access, or just be bored?

By Robin Kaiser-Schatzlein

An hour into the Future of Everything Festival, I began to wonder what I was doing there. I am a journalist who writes about economics, and like all journalists, am on a constant hunt for leads and stories. I suppose a subway…