Sunday, 1 March 2015

RTÉ Announces Half-price Access for Students at Major Conference


International Mobile Journalism Conference set for March 27 and 28

RTÉ is to host an international conference on mobile journalism, in association with event partner Vodafone. The RTÉ International Mobile Journalism Conference will be the first such conference dedicated to mobile journalism, filmmaking, photography and storytelling. The event will take place in the National Convention Centre on March 27th and 28th 2015.

RTÉ today announced a special group discount, exclusive to students, which will offer a 50% discount on a two day combi-ticket (some T&Cs apply).

RTÉ MojoCon Ireland is aimed at journalists from print, radio, online and tv, as well as PR professionals and media and journalism students. However the conference will also appeal to mobile photography enthusiasts, media executives, and any member of the public with an interest in mobile and social.

Glen Mulcahy, Innovation Lead in RTÉ, and conference organiser, says: “We know that the journalism and media students of today are the media professionals of the future. We’ve received an overwhelmingly positive response from the colleges and universities we have contacted in relation to the conference. With that in mind RTÉ is delighted to introduce a special group discount, exclusive to students, which will offer a 50% discount on our two day combi tickets only.”

In order to qualify for the discount the group must be of 10+ students who are currently enrolled in an academic course in a recognised third-level educational institution. Students will be required to show their student ID at a special registration desk at the conference when receiving their registration badges. Tickets are limited to a maximum of 100 in total and will be allocated first-come, first-served.

In addition to the 50% discount for a group of 10+ RTÉ will offer a free ticket for a lecturer/professor to accompany the students, if the group is 20 or greater.

The standard two-day combi ticket entitles attendees to:


1. Entry of choice to the conference sessions on Day 1,

2. Access to the exhibition featuring 26 Mojo App, Hardware and Accessory manufacturers who will be offering exclusive, delegate only discounts on the day.

3. Entry to a Networking and social event on Friday evening

4. A choice of two (half day) training courses on Day 2 in the RTÉ studios.



Those interested in this offer should please email Event co-ordinatorCliona.OReilly@rte.ie