Poynter convened a symposium in New York Tuesday at the Paley Center for Media, in partnership with craigconnnects, the Web-based initiative created by Craig Newmark. The event — which featured John Paton, Clay Shirky, Eric Deggans, Ann Friedman, Gilad Lotan, Vadim Lavrusik, danah boyd and more — was live streamed; you can now view the videos below. You can also follow the follow-up at #poynterethics, and catch up on the highlights in the Storify below. || Related papers presented: Clay Shirky, “We are indeed less willing to agree on what constitutes truth” | danah boyd: Fear undermines an informed citizenry | Eric Deggans on lessons from the Trayvon Martin coverage | These essays and symposium are part of a book on digital ethics to be published by Poynter and CQ Press.
Highlights from the symposium
Journalism ethics in the digital age
Poynter is convening a symposium in New York today at the Paley Center for Media. The event features John Paton, Clay Shirky, Eric Deggans, Ann Friedman, Gilad Lotan, Vadim Lavrusik, danah boyd, David Folkenflik & others.
Storified by Julie Moos · Tue, Oct 23 2012 12:16:09
After lunch, the symposium resumed with, “The Vehicle: Can This Ride Take Us to Democracy?” moderated by Stephen Buckley, Dean of Faculty at Poynter with panelists Gilad Lotan, Vice Presidentof Research and Development at SocialFlow (right, below) and Dan Gillmor, Director, Knight Center for Digital Entrepreneurship, Arizona State University (left, below).