James Harding

James Harding


James Paul Harding is a British journalist, and was the Director of BBC News from August 2013 until 1 January 2018. He is the co-founder of Tortoise Media

15:30 – 16:30 New Media for a New Age

Alexander McKenzie Stage

Politics and the media are in a state of ferment.¬† Public debate on the central issues of our time is growing ever more angry and heated as opinions polarise. ¬†Post-truth and misinformation circulate at a frantic pace. Newspapers and broadcasters have to rethink their traditional models as consumers migrate online and look to social media […]