KnowledgeView team has joined international media leaders at the Global Editors Network held in Barcelona, Spain. The GEN attendees included Mashable, the Media Briefing, the Guardians, Washington Post, Local World, BBC, CNN, Open Democracy, Al Ahram and Al Jazeera among many others. Google was among the speakers and launched the new Google Trends and News Lab. Another important announcement was of the Climate Change Group comprising 16 large media groups such as The Guardian and Al Ahram.
The GEN Summit provided practical solutions for immediate implementation in modern newsrooms and on Data Journalism. KnowledgeView had a great opportunity to meet one-on-one and discuss NewsSocial, a news social platform with unique news communities features. In addition, KnowledgeView proposed ways to generate revenues and minimize costs through "Publish live".
The conference has offered a networking environment to hear different perspectives and exchange industry ideas from different renowned international leaders. Mobile, Video, Social, and Data were highlighted during the conference as key elements for modern newsroom.
Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism showcased their latest digital news report covering news consumption in ten countries.
"GEN summit focused on what matters for the future of journalism. It is a great place to exchange ideas and be updated on the latest in this industry. Our aim is always to support the publishing industry and provide superb technologies across all platforms that generate revenues and minimize costs at ease. We are glad that NewsSocial and 'Publish live' were very well received from world class industry experts," said Ali Al Assam, CEO, KnowledgeView.