Newsy on the Speaking Circuit

By Alexandra Wharton | May 15, 2012

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Jim Spencer has hit the speaking circuit lately talking about various topics relevant to Newsy’s unique offering and business model.


He took to the stage at TEDxMU to discuss how consuming news through multiple sources battles media bias. Watch it here.


During the Reynolds Journalism Institute’s Innovation Week, Spencer expanded upon recent Pew research to illuminate industry adaptation for delvering news on multiple platforms. Check it out.


On Tuesday, May 22, Spencer is speaking at The Paley Center for Media’s ‘The Next Big Thing in Digital News Innovation.’ The conference showcases news and information startups for an audience of media executives and investors.

In a video interview with VP Digital, Spencer explains some of the features that set Newsy apart from other video news services including its analysis of multiple sources, transcripts and links to sources.