Geneva, September 24, AZERTAC
The European Alliance of News Agencies has held its autumn conference entitled “Content creatıon and fınancıng and revenues” in Geneva. The conference brought together top management of European news agencies, including British Press Association, Austrian APA, Turkish Anadolu, German DPA, Russian TASS, and Spanish EFE.
Director General of Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC) Aslan Aslanov attended the conference.
Opening remarks were made by Clive Marshall, CEO of PA Group, President of EANA. Joachim Schmaltz, Vice President, Reuters Media Europe, made a presentation entitled “Reuters: Innovation in News Distribution – a Partnership approach”.
The conference saw the launch of The Digital News Initiative developed by Google and Newsasset Agency Cloud Edition developed by Athens Technology Centre.
Clive Marshall presented the 2015 EANA Award for Excellence in News Agency Quality to Michele Leridon, Global Director News, AFP.