Apr 15, 2021

Lessons for leaders in News and other organisations

  • Mark Thompson
 Former President and CEO of The New York Times  and Former Director-General of BBC

    Mark Thompson

    Former President and CEO of The New York Times and Former Director-General of BBC

To identify the essential traits for leading organisations in the future

Context

As technological changes redefine the foundations of conventional News organisations, leading and managing them is a constantly evolving challenge.

Mark Thompson, who was the former president and CEO of The New York Times and a former Director-General of BBC, will outline the challenges that leaders in News & other organisations will face.

Focus areas of discussion

  • How should conventional leadership be redefined for the future?
  • What are the essential traits for leadership and have they changed?
  • Will tech icons like Jeff Bezos re write leadership rules for News?

Experts

Mark Thompson

Mark Thompson

Former President and CEO of The New York Times and Former Director-General of BBC