The Latin Beat: Leaping Ahead in Digital Media

Mar 52014

A panel of young media innovators spoke about how Latin America is charging ahead in the digital news era at an ICFJ board dinner at Univision News' Miami headquarters. Knight Foundation Editorial Director Michael Bolden's Storify (below) catalogued the highlights of the panel discussion. Knight Foundation supports ICFJ's flagship program, the Knight International Journalism Fellowships. Two Fellows, Gustavo Faleiros and Mariana Santos, participated on the panel, moderated by ICFJ Vice President Patrick Butler.

Univision's President of News and CEO of Fusion Isaac Lee, an ICFJ director, hosted the event and Univision News Host Enrique Acevedo served as master of ceremonies. United Airlines sponsored travel for the panelists from Latin America.