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SEPTEMBER 17-19, 2013 ----  Hyatt Regency ATLANTA
The Content Conversation Continues

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Thursday, September 19 • 11:00am - 12:15pm
Story First Tech

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MIT’s Sherry Turkle contends “we’re letting technology take us places that we don't want to go.”  Those of us in the public media business grapple with how to let storytellers lead technology rather than the other way around.  In fact, there are groups working with intention to create tools to serve the needs of storytellers.  How do producer-first technologists approach their design work, and what do they see on the horizon?  

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Rekha Murthy

Director of Projects + Partnership, PRX
Rekha Murthy, director of Projects + Partnerships at PRX, finds innovative ways for stations and producers to reach audiences and earn revenue. Murthy runs PRX’s Outside Purchaser program, where she forges new distribution channels for producers’ work. As part of PRX's award-winning Apps team, Murthy has helped set new standards for public media's mobile strategy and adoption with apps including the Public Radio Player, This... Read More →

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Nick Dunkerly

Creative Director & Founder, Hindenburg Systems
Nick Dunkerley is creative director and co-founder of Hindenburg Systems. With a background in journalism and sound engineering at DR (Danish National Broadcasting Corporation), Dunkerley has more than 15 years experience in public radio broadcasting. Before co-founding Hindenburg Systems, he worked as a consultant for community radio stations in Zambia. Dunkerley is a qualified sound engineer from DR and has a BA in journalism from the Danish... Read More →
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Misha Leybovich

Founder & CEO, Meograph
Misha Leybovich is the founder and chief executive officer of Meograph, the easiest way to create interactive multimedia stories. Prior, he consulted with McKinsey & Company in Atlanta and Shanghai. While at MIT, he earned masters degrees in both aerospace engineering and technology and policy, and did research at the Judge Business School at Cambridge University. At UC Berkeley, he earned his BS in engineering... Read More →
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Anne Wootton

Co-founder, Pop-Up Archive
Anne Wootton is co-founder at Pop Up Archive, a lightweight web-based system that makes audio searchable. We’re building an archive of sound from journalists, oral history collections, and media organizations from around the world. Anne has worked with independent producers The Kitchen Sisters and national grant agencies to identify preservation and access opportunities for independent radio. She holds a... Read More →

Thursday September 19, 2013 11:00am - 12:15pm
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