What Canadian Journalism Schools Need to Know About Drones

What do journalism schools need to know about drones? What are the regulations? Industry standards and practices? How do we teach the ethical use of drones in storytelling? This symposium is designed to exchange information, inspire research, partnerships and collaborations and develop Canadian expertise through training opportunities.


Guest Speakers

Jeff Ducharme

Journalism Instructor, College of the North Atlantic

Greg Agvent

Senior Director of Aerial Imagery & Reporting, CNN

Beth Agnew

CPTC Chair, School of Media, Seneca College

Bill Hutchison

Professor of Journalism Instructor, Seneca College

David Hansell

Public Policy Manager, DJI

Lynda Calvert

Professor of Journalism, Seneca College, Master of Ceremonies and Symposium Producer

Lauren Toffan

Journalism Graduate, Seneca College

Sylvain Bourque

Civil Aviation Safety Inspector, Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems Task Force BVLOS Team, Transport Canada

Troy Gallant

Senior Manager of Live Services, CP24

Christina Jonas

Professor of Journalism, Conestoga College

Ruby Sayyed

Head Air Traffic Management Advocacy, IATA

Anjuli Semple

Manager of Field Operations, CBC News