FEATURED TikTok, Creator-Journalists, and News on the #FYP

  • Friday, Sep 23 – 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM PT (21:30 – 22:30 UTC)
  • Location: San Francisco / San Jose
  • #ONA22TikTok
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The session will offer a close look at how TikTok works and journalists’ perceptions and misconceptions, how to evaluate the risks and opportunities of a new platform and tips for building a workflow. Plus, you will find inspiration for new ways to approach collaborations between newsrooms and students.

This session is designed for:

  • Journalists who are unfamiliar and/or skeptical of TikTok
  • Academics interested in collaborating with newsrooms
  • Anyone who would like to learn how to develop a unique voice on emerging social platforms


Travis Mannon
Video producer, The Intercept

Sinta Taylor
Graduate Student, Project Manager, New York University