Curriculum

Sunday, July 5th

17:00 – 18:00: Arrivals and registration

19:00: Welcome dinner

Monday, July 6th

09:30 – 12:30: How to become a business/finance/economics reporter (Jan Cienski)

14:00 – 17:00: Reporting project

Tuesday, July 7th

09:30 – 12:30 The business-oriented foreign correspondent (Jan Cienski)

Wednesday, July 8th

09:30 – 12:30 Photos for business stories (Jan Rybar, award-winning photojournalist)

14:00 – 17:00: Reporting project

Thursday, July 9th

09:30 – 12:30: Covering business and economics in Central Europe (Jan Rybar, award-winning photojournalist)

14:00 – 17:00: Reporting project (deadline: 17:00)

Evening concert

Friday, July 10th

09:30 – 12:30: Public Relations (Joe Cook, founder and managing partner, Cook Communications)

14:00 Visit to Economia Publishing House
(Martin Ehl, International editor, Hospodárske noviny)
Participants will visit the groundbreaking Economia media complex (which features a central newsroom for all of the group’s publications with a “Superdesk” in the middle, where the main editors sit and collaborate across publications). Martin Ehl, one of the top editors at the country’s leading business daily, will talk about the publication’s development and covering international news with a business perspective.

Evening drinks

Saturday, July 11th

14:00 – 17:00: Where economics shades into politics (Raphael Minder, New York Times)

Sunday, July 12th

Free day

Monday, July 13th

09:30 – 12:30: Reporting project review and feedback (Jan Cienski)

Free afternoon

20:00: Farewell dinner

Tuesday, July 14th

Departures

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