Category: Events

Media Diversity: Why does it matter?

Comments by Séamus Dooley, Irish Secretary, National Union of Journalists at a seminar hosted by Ms Nessa Childers MEP “ Media Diversity: Why does it matter?” on Monday 6th February 2012 At the outset may I pay tribute to Nessa…

Dublin Freelance agm 2012 and branch meeting

A reminder that our Branch AGM as well as an ordinary meeting will take place at 7pm in Buswell’s Hotel this coming Monday 23 January 2012. Please join us for the meetings and a New Year’s drink afterwards. If you…

Meet the Candidates / Dublin Freelance branch meeting

Suffering from post-presidential election blues? Never mind, there’s another election just around the corner. Ballot papers are now being issued for the election of a new Deputy General Secretary of the NUJ. Three candidates are seeking your vote: Barry Fitzpatrick,…

“Putting the Broads into Broadcasting” – 2012 events

Thanks for all your support over the last year. The Women on Air group has really taken flight so we’re expanding our offering to members. Membership is divided roughly into two categories — female area experts who would like to…

David McWiliams at Irish PEN

Irish PEN presents: David McWilliams speaks about non-fiction writing, publishing and broadcasting. Thursday 10 November 2011 : David McWilliams speaks about non-fiction writing, publishing, broadcasting and his experience of theatre. Irish PEN is delighted to invite writers of all genres…

Women on Air: Miriam O’Callaghan

The Women on Air worker bees have been buzzing away and arranging your Miriam O’Callaghan event on Wednesday, 16 November at 6pm. The details have been finalised and we’ve set up a ticket booking facility on EventBrite. When you’re booking…

BAI S+V and freelances: information meeting

Dublin Freelance branch will hold an information meeting in Buswells hotel, Molesworth Street, Dublin, on Monday 24 October at  7pm. Diarmaid Breathnach of the contract awards section of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) will explain how the Sound and…

Greenslade looks to the future

The Guardian commentator Roy Greenslade took part in a lunchtime seminar on the future of new media during the NUJ Irish Biennial Conference. The seminar was also addressed by NUJ President Donnacha DeLong. Greenslade said the future of journalism is…

Sounds Alive

Taking place as part of Dublin Culture Night, Sounds Alive is a different kind of radio experience. For one you’re not on your own. In fact, you’re in a room with forty other people – some you may know, others…

Getting on Air update: Final preparations

Welcome to another update in preparation for Getting On Air, which will take place at DIT Aungier Street on Monday 12 September. If for any reason you are unable to attend, could you please let me know by contacting gerard@faduda.net.…