Daily Archive: September 22, 2010

Sep 22

Social Media: Changing Organisational Communications and Knowledge Sharing

Tweet Social Media: Changing Organisational Communications and Knowledge Sharing by Madanmohan Rao Editor, The KM Chronicles http://bit.ly/TU12l http://twitter.com/MadanRao Social media are not just changing the face of journalism and entertainment, but also the way citizens construct knowledge and how organisations collaborate. The recent management conference, KM Singapore 2010 (www.KMsingapore.com), addressed some of these issues (see …

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Sep 22

CWG Inaugurates Media Center

Tweet The media centre for the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi to be held from  3-14 October was inaugurated yesterday.  The Main Press Centre (MPC) centre will open for operations on 23 September and is expected to draw nearly 2,000 media practitioners from around the world. Spread across 6,700 square metres in Pragati Maidan, Delhi’s largest …

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Sep 22

Environmental reporting contest open to journalists from South Asia

Tweet South Asian journalists reporting on environmental issues can apply for the Green Technology Journalism Awards. The deadline to apply is December 31. The competition, sponsored by the German engineering firm Siemens, will award journalists in three categories: energy efficiency, industrial productivity and sustainability. There is also a young journalist category for students. Journalists from …

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Sep 22

Journalism and democracy course to be held in Copenhagen

Tweet Senior journalists interested in political reporting and debate can attend a program in Copenhagen, Denmark. The course runs from November 15 to December 10. The course, “Role of Media in the Democratic Process,” is sponsored by the Danida Fellowship Centre. The main topics to be covered include democratic institutions, journalism ethics, digital opportunities and …

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