The festival will offer a special program of presentations and panel talks and side events, thanks to its local and international partners. The preliminary program for the Siena Awards Festival 2019 includes experts from the Judging Panel to the Journalists of the main newspapers, the 2019 Siena International Photo Awards nominees; and the renowned overall winner of 2019 Siena International Photo Awards. Topics will include human impact in the environment, new ways of approaching journalism, social justice in photography, the coverage of migration issues, modern ways of storytelling, ethical storytelling and more.
The full festival program will be revealed shortly.
Photo Journalism Talks
Description: photographers discuss topics, reporting on the impact of a climate change in the world, migration, wars and conflicts, modern ways of storytelling, investigative journalism. Presenting their own work will be photo editors, journalists and 2019 nominees in the Photojournalism section of the Siena International Photo Awards. It will be discussed the ethical considerations that photo editors take into account when publishing photos. The full festival program will be revealed shortly.
Date: Saturday, October 26th 2019
Location: Aula Magna Palazzo del Rettorato
University of Siena
Via Banchi di Sotto, 55 – Siena
Registration Desk: from 8:45 to 9:00 am
Morning Times: from 9:00am to 1:00pm
Number of Participants:
Maximum 200 participants
Entrance: free, subject to availability