VIDEO TALKS published on 11 May 2021

How have our newsrooms changed?

What is here to stay? What will be phased out after the pandemic? Eimear Lowe, RTE Foreign Editor, Geertje Bal, VRT NWS Journalist, and Esther Bootsma, NOS Head of Foreign Desk, discuss lessons learnt from lockdowns.

Some broadcasters were surprised at how much was possible while working remotely. Others took the decision to put a full team in a bubble in March 2020. Andreas Mitschitz from ORF speaks about his experiences in a COVID bubble. 


Eimear Lowe (RTE)
Geertje Bal (VRT)
Esther Bootsma (NOS)