This one-hour workshop is curated for journalists, this Reel 101 + Journalists Safety Workshop aims to unlock your creativity with Reels on Facebook and Instagram and help to equip you with resources to help mitigate safety risks on Facebook. In this session, Meta’s experts will share the top tips about Reels - Reels are fun and inspiring short videos consisting of music, audio, AR effects, text overlays and more. Reels is now available in more than 150 countries around the world. With Reels, you can share creations with your friends and followers–and have the opportunity to be discovered by the larger Facebook community. Nowadays, journalists are using Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp in innovative ways to do their jobs, tell stories and connect directly with people. To ensure your information and accounts are secure, Meta’s experts will introduce you to the tools and best practices to protect yourselves while leveraging our platforms to reach your audience.
Meta Office Tour and Networking (SOLD OUT) (in-person only)
19:00 - 20:00
Unconference (in-person only)
14:30 - 16:00
During the break prior to this session, participants physically present in Singapore will be invited to submit topics they wish to discuss. Up to 3 topics will be selected and discussed in groups; participants will volunteer to moderate and lead the conversation in each group.
NUSS Kent Ridge
Documentary Screening: Returning Home to Ukrainian Villages Liberated from the Russian Army: RESISTANCE (in-person only)
12:00 - 12:30
Journalist Laurel Chor travels to the liberated towns outside Kyiv, Ukraine, in the days following Russia's withdrawal. We witness the heartrending images of Bucha, travel with a couple from Irpin as they return home to their neighborhood for the first time, and see the absolute destruction caused by the wartime bombardment of Borodyanka.