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AMS 2012: Session 6 – Towards A Stronger Public Trust in Media

Day 2 – Tuesday, 30th May, 1600 – 1730

Session 6: Towards A Stronger Public Trust in Media

Through good journalism, distinctive and entertaining content, and professional management, media aims to build and sustain public trust, a key element in empowering media better serve the ends of development and promote business sustainability. In Asia-Pacific, is public trust in media increasing or waning? How can media enhance its credibility and integrity? Will more regulation, deregulation or self-regulation work to enhance public trust in media? Are social media platforms enhancing public trust in traditional media?

Day 2 – Tuesday, 30th May, 1600 – 1730

Session 6: Towards A Stronger Public Trust in Media

Through good journalism, distinctive and entertaining content, and professional management, media aims to build and sustain public trust, a key element in empowering media better serve the ends of development and promote business sustainability. In Asia-Pacific, is public trust in media increasing or waning? How can media enhance its credibility and integrity? Will more regulation, deregulation or self-regulation work to enhance public trust in media? Are social media platforms enhancing public trust in traditional media? As more citizens engage in new and social media, what standards and ethics can media pursue to encourage more public engagement and build public trust?

Chairperson

 
Mr Yang Rui
Host & Managing Editor of ‘Dialogue’, CCTV News, China Central
Television (CCTV), China

Speakers

 
Dr Mike McCluskey
Chief Executive Officer, ABC Radio, Australia
Mr Ahmad Mohamed Al-Shaikh
Advisor to the Chairman of the Board of Al Jazeera Network, Qatar
Mr Andrey Shirokov
Bangkok Bureau Chief, ITAR-TASS
Mr Nigel Baker
Chief Executive, Thomson Media Foundation, United Kingdom
Ms Supinya Klangnarong
Commissioner, National Broadcasting and Telecommunications
Commissions (NBTC), Thailand
Mr Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum
Chief Executive Officer, Fiji Broadcasting Corporation.
 
Ms Maria Mercedes Robles
Secretary General, Asian Media Information and Communication
Centre (AMIC), Singapore
Mr Peter Horrocks
Director, BBC’s Global News Division, United Kingdom