Continued, Session 1: Media Inflection: Mainstream Media and the survival of professional journalism

Talking about the BBC efforts as a model for open media and participatory content:
Shane Bowman: BCC is one of the world leaders in citizen journalism because of their public mandate…
Richard Sanbrook, BBC: BBC is moving from being a mediator to being a facilitator..we are also planning a free open archive.
Henry Brooks; How could the BBC concepts of public value translate into US interests?How can we reframe the discourse so the concept of public value resonates with a public value? Also,how about the issue of neutrality and the BCC? How do you instill principles of neutrality in the reporters?
Sanbrook: We think alot about democratic values and social capital..(this is a small room, but he is difficult to hear..speak up….)