The International Journalism Festival is the biggest annual media event in Europe.
The festival features hundresds sessions and speakers over the 5-day program that takes over Perugia, Italy.
All IJF sessions are free entry for all attendees, without any need for registration
On the web: https://www.journalismfestival.com/
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