What We Can Learn from Broadcasting

Thursday, April 27th, 2017 • 3:15pm–4:30pm • ED4 • Editorial

Good, in-depth interviewing poses specific challenges for journalists, whether print, online or broadcast. Join the ultimate interviewer, CBC’s Anna Maria Tremonti, for her insights into the craft of interviewing, peppered with some illuminating behind-the-scenes anecdotes. You will learn how to: deal with “dead air,” evasion, lying, crying, your own biases and how you can better listen, pivot and respond to an interviewee but still stay on track. Anna Maria manages these skills daily on air at an intensive level and will share her thoughts and experiences.