‘Mobile Migration’ workshop set for April 1
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Registration is open for “Mobile Migration,” a workshop
April 1 in Nashville about the touch-screen tablet revolution and its
implications for journalism.
The daylong workshop at the John Seigenthaler Center on the Vanderbilt
University campus is co-sponsored by the Online News Association and the Freedom
Forum Diversity Institute, with underwriting help from the Scripps Howard
“The arrival of touch-screen tablets has set off another disruptive
technology in media and journalism,” said Jack Lail, multimedia editor for the
Knoxville (Tenn.) News Sentinel and a workshop organizer. “Apple's
iPad is proving to be both a launch pad of opportunity and a landing pad for
The workshop will explore a range of topics, including:
Dallas Morning News' new and ambitious paid-content strategies.
disruption brought about by touch-screen tablets.
“ranging from parents to pet-owners to indie-music loving hipsters,” Lail said.