Workshop in Conjunction with The Cordoba Foundation
PANEL DISCUSSION & MEDIA GUIDE LAUNCH
Join us for an important panel discussion on how individuals, organisations and Mosques can better engage with the media, to promote positive stories.
THEMES TO BE EXPLORED
- How can Mosques and local groups engage with the media, and promote positive news coverage?
- What can YOU do to change the way Muslims are portrayed in the media?
- Can we turn sensation-seeking, negative press into constructive and positive messages?
MODERATOR AND PANELLISTS
Moderated by Anas Altikriti, CEO of The Cordoba Foundation
Panelists to include:
Hasan Patel - Journalist for BBC Radio as a broadcaster, he works as a producer and reporter within BBC Radio Leicester and also provides content for BBC Inside Out, BBC News and BBC Radio 4. He was a former National Executive member of the National Union of Students, FOSIS and the Muslim Council of Britain.
Carl Arrindell – Director of International Operations & Head Current Affairs, Islam Channel
Dr Daud Abdullah – Deputy Secretary General, the Muslim Council of Britain