Taichi Soga

News reporter, International News Division, Japan Broadcasting Corporation (NHK), Tokyo, Japan

Sept 2–Nov 1, 2019. Hosted by Jay Hamilton, Communication Dept.

Traditional TV media are facing a historical turning point in the era of digitization. The average age of viewers is aging, while the younger generation are using digital-based technology such as social media or podcasts to get their news, rather than watching TV. My research will focus on two points: 1) how visual media can provide news in a more attractive way by using digital technology, and 2) how we can use Artificial Intelligence in journalism in order to produce a more effective service.