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Storyology is Australia’s premier festival of media and storytelling. Register and see the full site at walkleys.com/storyology15/. Bookmark the mobile site at storyology15.sched.org/mobile. And follow the conversation on Twitter at #Storyology.

Program updates for Friday: 
- Sydney Morning Herald’s innovation editor, Stephen Hutcheon, is replacing Conal Hanna on the Tiny screen, big disruption: Mobile-first strategies, and Amy O’Leary will not be appearing.
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Friday, November 13 • 16:30 - 17:25
Short stories: Inspire
Tasty little 10-minute bites to whet your appetite and leave you hungry to innovate in your own storytelling.

Simon Jankelson 
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a song is worth a million

Scott Downman
The Change Makers Project: Reimagining the journalist

Lyndal Byford
Not just for nerds: Science stories that sell and share

Kavita Bedford
Paging the periphery: Giving voice to Western Sydney


 

Speakers
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Kavita Bedford

Mapping Frictions
@Bekavita | | Kavita Bedford is an Australian writer and creative producer of Mapping Frictions: Stories from Western Sydney. She is the recipient of the Walkley Foundation for Journalism Women in Media mentorship and the Westwords Under 30 Western Sydney Writers’ Fellowship developing a series of literary non-fiction essays on place. | |
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Lyndal Byford

Media manager, Australian Science Media Centre
@AusSMC | | Lyndal has an Honours Degree in biotechnology from Flinders University and a Graduate Diploma in Science Communication from the Australian National University. She has over 15 years’ experience in communicating science in a range of settings including science museums, within the pharmaceutical industry and in media relations. Lyndal worked at the UK Science Media Centre as its inaugural engineering press officer before... Read More →
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Scott Downman

Lecturer/The UQ Change Makers project, University of Queensland
@Onelifeatatime | | Scott Downman is a journalist and lecturer in journalism at the University of Queensland. For the past 10 years he has been involved with community development projects Southeast Asia aimed at addressing human trafficking, labour exploitation and work migration. From 2007-2009 he worked as a fieldworker for the Thai-based NGO Mekong Minority Foundation, in an AusAID-funded project in northern Thailand examining the role... Read More →
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Simon Jankelson

The Human Sound Project
As founder of The Human Sound Project, Simon works to empower groups of all sizes, cultures and musical skill levels to come together and create songs. After years of writing music for critically acclaimed bands and directing an award winning interactive media company, Simon set out to answer the question that drives him — how to help people around the world connect via story, song, silence and sound. The Human Sound Project was born... Read More →


Friday November 13, 2015 16:30 - 17:25
The Big Screen (Cinema 1) The Chauvel, 249 Oxford St, Paddington NSW 2021