Digital Media Livelihoods: Conditions, rights & advocacy

Event details

  • March 9, 2016
  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Paul Martin Centre, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo Campus, 75 University Ave W, Waterloo, ON N2L 3C5
BlackLivesMatter Edit-a-thon Schomburg Center-Credit Terence Jennings CCBYSA

“BlackLivesMatter Edit-a-thon” Schomburg Center, NYC. Credit Terence Jennings ©©BY-SA @urbaneyephoto

Panel Discussion / Introduction to Creative Industries Series

What new forms of work are emerging in the digital age? What challenges do freelance communications professionals face? And how can careers in the media be more accessible and sustainable?

PANELISTS:

datejie cheko green – Organizer • Educator • Media Producer @seeksolidarity

Katherine J. Lapointe – Organizer with CWA Canada @KatJLapointe

Kristy Milland – Community Manager of TurkerNation.com @TurkerNational

This event is free and open to the public.

LOCATION: Paul Martin Centre, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo Campus

CONTACT / ORGANIZER: Grieg de Peuter gdepeutur@wlu.ca 519-884-1970 ext 2501@LaurierCommGrad