AAJA Seoul wrapped up a wild year with a holiday party Dec. 9. Our 2017 was full of workshops, tea talks with influential figures and mixers galore. Check out our year in review compiled by programming director Youkyung Lee: AAJA-Asia Seoul Year in Review Capping off the event with the annual Korean News Trivia night, […]
Radio is seeing a renaissance: While once seen as a dying art amid the rise of broadcast and social media platforms for journalism, podcasts are filling an important niche that broadcasters cannot afford to supply.
The following post is written by our AAJA Asia member, Yunita Ong. Even as new-age digital tools emerge, the media industry mustn’t forget the value of good old-fashioned breaking news reporting in combating the threat of fake news. That was a key takeaway at “Verify Your News in a Digital Age,” a panel organized by AAJA-Asia […]
AAJA-HK’s annual “SEAS THE DAY” junk trip is ready to set sail and we want to make sure YOU get a seat for the fun, junk trip next Saturday, August 26! Please sign-up by clicking HERE. WHAT: Cruising out on water from Central to Sai Kung, with a seafood lunch in Sai Kung, swimming and […]
Social Disruption – Navigating the New Journalism As digital technology converges with traditional broadcast media channels, social media is changing the way information is published and distributed. New content generation platforms provide production access to anyone with a mobile phone and social networks are taking the lead in content creation and distribution. The resulting social […]
Last week Saturday, AAJA-Asia members in Seoul sat with four distinguished media professionals on topics that have become a contested issue during the unfolding of the latest political scandal that toppled the South Korean president – ethics and journalism in South Korea. The Seoul subchapter of AAJA-Asia jointly organized the event with Korea Exposé […]
New.Now.Next Media Conference May 19-21, 2017 in Hong Kong The AAJA-Asia Board of Directors announced today the appointment of Kinzie as Executive Conference Producer for the 2017 New.Now.Next Media Conference in Hong Kong. As Executive Conference Producer, Kinzie will serve the volunteer conference committee and AAJA-Asia Board of Directors, overseeing all aspects of the event […]
Folks, it is time to sharpen those mental hatchets and get ready for the most intense and fierce intellectual sparring event of the year. Pit your team against others to win some amazing raffle prizes and of course, A YEAR-LONG WORTH OF BRAGGING RIGHTS! FRIDAY, Nov. 4, 7pm at THE BUNGALOW G/F The Centrium, 60 […]
Calling all Asia chapter members and friends attending the 26th AAJA national convention, we are hosting a meetup and here are the details: WHEN: Thursday Aug. 11 6:00pm – 8:00pm WHERE: FIZZ at Caesars Palace Please indicate your interest to attend by clicking “Going” on this Facebook event.