On October 8 MediaMatters will organize the final of the MINDS International News Agency Challenge. 9 tech companies will be present their solution to the 24 news agencies that are member of MINDS.
The challenge is is all about automation of workflows and content production. News agencies are looking for ways to streamline their processes and tools to optimize the use of scarce resources such as journalists. This should lead to improvement of the quality of their services, better journalism and new sources of revenue. More information about the challenge on this page.