Al Jazeera Forum 2007 - Schedule

Schedule for the 3rd Al Jazeera Forum to be held in Doha in April 2007

     

    Here is a timetable of events for the 3rd annual Al Jazeera Forum 2007 - Media and the Middle East: Going beyond the Headlines.

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    Saturday, March 31, 2007
    13:00 - 21:00

    Registration and Tours

    19:00 - 20:30 Cocktail Networking Reception

    Sunday, April 01, 2007
    09:00 - 09:05

    Introduction to Day 1

    09:05 - 09:15 Welcoming remarks
    09:15 - 09:30 Opening address: Wadah Khanfar
    09:30 - 10:00

    Keynote - Seymour Hersh

    10:00 - 11:15

    Session: Parachute Journalism v Journalism of Depth

    11:15 - 11:45

    Coffee Break

    11:45 - 13:15

    Roundtable discussion:
    Politics, Media and Misinformation - the Arab World and the South in Focus

    13:15 - 14:30

    Lunch

    14:30 - 16:30

    Free time, networking and sightseeing

    16:30 - 18:00

    Session: Regional News Channel in the Middle East: Building Bridges or Walls

    Monday, April 02, 2007
    09:00 - 09:05

    Introduction to Day 2

    09:05 - 09:45

    Keynote - Lawrence Lessig

    09:45 - 11:15

    Session: New Media - Speaking Truth to Power?

    11:15 - 11:45

    Coffee Break

    11:45 - 13:15

    Session: Future Wars?

    13:15 - 14:30

    Lunch


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