@VideoJournalist speaks about innovation and video formats for mobile and social journalism at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia.

Innovation Methods and Mobile Journalism

A 360° view of social video stories & design thinking methods. 

Combining the language and literacy of video storytelling with design thinking forms a powerful currency that can transform your newsroom, your storytelling and your business strategy. 

This session features two themes: Video: from MOJO to VR. A tour of 10 video story formats that can be produces with a mobile phone. Plus, a look at 360° video camera and 360 microphone options for storytellers at four different price points: 

From a £200 smartphone cam to the £200k system NatGeo uses for 360° Facebook Lives. Innovation in the newsroom: why design methods are better than ‘brainstorming sessions’ for developing models for new products, services, story forms, and strategies. 

Design thinking processes are critical to developing a startup culture in your company. We will discuss the popular ones as well introduce as a new Design Method that can get be used for rapid prototyping and story planning.

Robb Montgomery


Robb Montgomery produced the following events:

06:00 – 07:30  thursday 6 april 2017 
Hotel Brufani – reception
Sunrise film walk
15:00 – 16:00  thursday 6 april 2017 
Hotel Brufani – Sala Perugino
Video formats and innovation methods
06:00 – 07:30  friday 7 april 2017 
Hotel Brufani – reception
Sunrise film walk