Conferences and Events

2024 Conference (Cape Town)

After a memorable conference last year in London, ONO holds its 2024 conference in Cape Town, South Africa, from May 15 to May 18, 2024. There will be no conference hotel as our meetings will take place in Media24’s headquarters. … Read More

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2019 Conference (New York)

“Journalism in a Polarized World” Columbia Journalism Review, New York This conference in New York, organised with the assistance and involvement of the Columbia Journalism Review, was a great success. The theme was Journalism in a Polarized World, and many … Read More

2018 Conference (Amsterdam, Hilversum)

The theme of this year’s conference is Building Trust – Tools and Ideas for Ombudsmen, Public Editors and Standards Editors to rebuild public belief in news media. … Read More

2017 Conference (Chennai)

The ONO 2017 Conference just wrapped up in Chennai, India. Delegates from 15 countries spread over four continents spent two days sharing best practices and case studies in their work as Reader’s Editors, Standards Editors and Ombudsmen. … Read More

2016 Conference (Buenos Aires)

The 2016 ONO Conference was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina. and hosted by Cynthia Ottaviano, from the Office of the Public Defender. Over 40 representatives from 21 countries in five continents attended, including teachers, students, journalists, civil society and public … Read More

2015 Conference (Hamburg)

The theme for this year’s ONO’s annual conference in Hamburg, Germany (May 4-7) is “Secrets, standards, corruption and cover-ups: staying transparent in a murky world.” … Read More

2013 Conference (Los Angeles)

ONO’s 2013 annual conference will be in Los Angeles, Calif., U.S.A., May 19-22, 2013. Please make your hotel reservations as soon as possible so we can have a head count for the logistics of the conference. A form for reservations … Read More

2012 Conference (Copenhagen)

Copenhagen, Denmark May 20-23, 2012 Final program Please note: The program Monday and Tuesday will have full translation from/to English, Spanish and French.   SUNDAY MAY 20th 13.00 Board meeting at JP/Politikens Hus, (Rådhuspladsen 37 – a five minutes walk … Read More

2012 ONO Conference Power Point Presentations

Power Point presentations from the 2012 ONO Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark. — Ethics and Credibility (Power Point) — Media professionalism in Bangladesh (Power Point) — News ombudsmen in Latin American Press (Power Point) — Survey of Ombudsmen in Latin America … Read More