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Schuneman Symposium 2016

Tuesday, March 15 :: All presentations are in Baker Center Theater, Second Floor

Allison Wichie
Allison Wichie @AWichieWHIO Cox Media Group
Nadine Ajaka
Nadine Ajaka @nadineajaka The Atlantic
Tim Minton
Tim Minton @zazoomtim Zazoom Media
Robert Padavik Gannett
Robert Padavik Gannett
Nigel Holmes
Nigel Holmes @nigelblue Explanation Graphics
Tim Matsui
Tim Matsui @timmatsui freelancer
9 a.m. Allison Wichie (Cox Group multimedia reporter), Nadine Ajaka (associate producer for video at The Atlantic), and Tim Minton (Co-founder and CEO of Zazoom Media Group) // Different Ways To Tell Stories with Video 
10:30 a.m. Robert Padavik (Gannett’s lead producer for emerging forms of storytelling) // Virtual Reality Storytelling: Opportunities And Challenges 
1:30 p.m. Nigel Holmes (infographics legend, founder of Explanation Graphics) // Is Humor Allowed In Information Graphics? 
3:05 p.m. Tim Matsui (director/photojournalist) // Photojournalism: Agent for Change 

Tuesday evening, March 15 :: Athena Cinema (20 S Court St, Athens, OH)

Time Presentation Information
7:00 p.m. Tim Matsui (director/photojournalist) // Free screening of The Long Night

Wednesday, March 16 :: All presentations are in Baker Center Theater, Second Floor

Amos Chapple
Amos Chapple freelancer
Mickey Osterreicher
Mickey Osterreicher @nppalawyer NPPA
Time Presentation Information
2:00 p.m. Amos Chapple (freelance photojournalist) // The Short-Lived Golden Age of Drone Photography
3:05 p.m. Mickey Oesterreicher (freelance photojournalist) // Look. Up In The Sky – It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a . . . Drone!”
4:10 p.m. Panel discussion with all speakers


Allison Wichie :: WHIO-TV and Cox Media Group Ohio multimedia reporter based in Springfield, Ohio; 2012 graduate of Ohio University’s E.W. Scripps School of Journalism; started with WHIO’s breaking news team and worked in their digital department; born and raised in Troy, Ohio

Nadine Ajaka :: Curator and associate producer for video at The Atlantic; Fulbright scholar and 2012 graduate of Ohio University with degrees in broadcast journalism and global studies; spent two years in Jordan and Iraq; was photographer/videographer for the Iraq mission of the International Organization for Migration

Tim Minton :: Co-founder and CEO of Zazoom Media Group; oversaw the build out of the company’s Web video distribution network; was a news correspondent with more than 20 years of on-air experience; 18-time Emmy winner, appeared on both NBC-4 and ABC-7 in New York

Nigel Holmes :: Born in England; moved to New York in 1978 to be Graphics Director of Time; founded Explanation Graphics in 1994; clients include American Express and The Smithsonian Institution; work has appeared in National Geographic and The New York Times; author of eight books on information design

Mickey Osterreicher :: Lawyer and award-winning photojournalist with over 40 years’ experience in print and broadcast; work has appeared in The New York Times, Time, Newsweek; actively involved as legal counsel in issues such as cameras in the courtroom, the federal shield law, media access, public photography and drones

Robert Padavik :: Gannett’s lead producer for Virtual Reality, 360 Degree video and other emerging forms of storytelling; began career with CNN and later worked with NBC News; implemented multimedia strategies for nonprofit campaigns in Africa; graduate of the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism

Tim Matsui :: Emmy-nominated visual journalist; most recent project, the award-winning documentary “The Long Night”; clients have included Newsweek, Stern, Der Spiegel, GEO, Wired and many other U.S. and international publications; partners with nonprofits and corporations to inform and engage, using media for social change

Amos Chapple :: New Zealand native; early drone adapter and freelance photographer who has traveled through 67 countries; produced landmark drone photography project “Air,” which includes photos from across Europe, India and Russia; first international project was shooting UNESCO World Heritage sites