Special Session - Teaching Journalism Today


This session presents the results of the first global survey of journalism educators and their views on the future of the profession. The speakers will discuss journalism teachers’ views in relation to surveys of journalists and journalism students. Hosted by the World Journalism Education Council (WJEC) and UNESCO, the session will launch the WJEC survey report as well as two new UNESCO resources for journalism educators: The handbooks 'Teaching Journalism Online' and 'Reporting on Artificial Intelligence'.

Date and Time

Monday, July 10th | 08h30 - 10h00


Amphithéâtre de la médiathèque


Verica Rupar (Auckland University of Technology; Chair, WJEC)


  • Nico Drok (Windesheim University, The Netherlands) 
  • Thomas Hanitzsch (LMU Munich, Germany)
  • Trevor Cullen (Edith Cowan University, Australia)
  • Guy Berger (former Director for Strategies and Policies in Communication and Information at UNESCO)
  • Susan Keith (Rutgers University, USA)

Sciences po Lyon          IAMCR

in partnership with:

Congres Lyon 1     Only Lyon


with the support of:

Universite Lumiere      Jean Moulin      Elico logo