Hong Euntaek will speak on citizen journalism at the NetSquared conference.
Euntaek is the Editor-in-chief of South Korea-based OhmyNews (English language), one of the most successful citizen journalism projects in the world. Founded in 2000, OhmyNews is the first news website in the world to accept, edit and publish articles from its readers, in an open source style of news reporting. Only about 20% of the site's content is written by the 55-person staff, while the majority of articles are written by 41,000 freelance contributors who are mostly ordinary citizens. READ MORE