Lee: conference-2011

Over 400 conference pictures available online

Thanks to the efforts of our great Student Reporter Team and our INSP admin assistant David Rosie, over 400 conference images -including captions and credits- are now available for download in high resolution. Click here […]

‘And the winners are….’

Award Winners – From front left: Yolander Yeo, Serge Lareault,Joanne Zuhl (Accepting for Denver Voice), Thomas Anthun Nielsen,From middle left: Laura Kelly, Vicky Davidson, Richard Turgeon,From back left: Steven Mackenzie, Adam Forrest, Kevin Roberts,Volker Macke, […]

2011 INSP Awards Photos

2011 INSP Awards, Photo: Dimitri Koutsomytis The 2011 INSP Awards have sadly come to a close. We’ve had a fantastic night and many thanks to all our presenters and congratulations to all the winners. Click […]

2011 International Street Paper Awards

Welcome to the 2011 INSP Street Paper Awards! From 7:30pm onwards we will be tweeting the event LIVE – so stay tuned and be the first to know who are the winners of the night. […]

Distinguished panel discuss future of SNS

By Stuart Martin, Sahil Jaidka and Peter McVitie The Street News Service was the focus of attention for this afternoon’s proceedings. The SNS was established in 2002 as a regional initiative by the North America […]

Final day of the conference: a round up

By Sarah Hayhurst and Nicole O’Neill Delegates joined together in the morning of the final day of the INSP conference. Sarah Edmonds kicked off the day with her talk about “What Street Papers can tell […]

Digital Street Paper – changing the world online

By Nicole O’Neill The emergence of the new digital media has led to a dramatic change in consumption pattern and readership preferences. As media trends are changing street papers across the globe are worried about […]

“A student of life is the most difficult position to be in”

By Lucy Gordon and Nicole O’Neill One individual that stood out amongst the delegates was Rose Henry. A street vendor for Victoria Street Newz, Canada, Rose’s story echoed throughout the duration of the conference. Rose […]

Global Story Production Workshop

By Sarah Hayhurst DYNAMIC duo Sarah Edmonds; General Manager for Editorial UK, Ireland and Nordics, at Thomson Reuters and Mike Reilly; communications and marketing services provider from Hally Enterprises held the workshop on Global Story […]

Attracting ‘big names’ workshop

By Lucy Gordon Delegates were reaching for the stars this afternoon in a workshop surrounding attracting ‘big names’. Nick Bevens, Journalism Lecturer and Angela McCracken, media lawyer from Levy & McRae led the workshop which […]

Journalism and Human Rights workshop

By Emma Smith Scottish award winning journalist Billy Briggs has worked freelance for the past five years, documenting human rights issues in the UK and abroad. He has travelled to over 15 countries to help […]

Campaign Day, Advertising and Showcase: a roundup

Street Paper Showcase – Miku Sano (The Big Issue Japan),Photo: Danielle Batist  By Nicole O’Neill The afternoon sessions of Campaign Day at the INSP Annual conference was focused on proposals for the next phase of […]

Street Paper Showcase

By Lucy Gordon Fresh from roundtable discussion, the street paper delegates brought day three to a close with a series of pre-booked presentations of films and special projects by INSP members.  The showcase allowed a […]

Strengthening Street Papers Through Advertising

By Sarah Hayhurst PHASE two of INSP’s Global Advertising Project was introduced and pitched yesterday by Richard Turgeon, Marketing and Communications Director of L’Itinéraire, Canada. This phase is set to build upon the previous success […]

‘Photography is a medium through which anyone can tell a story’

By Richard Flynn INSP delegates and members of the media were treated to an unique perspective on Glasgow life on Thursday evening, as BBC Scotland HQ played host to the launch of the Eyes of […]

A blueprint for success that can change the world

By Sahil Jaidka Canadian pair Richard Turgeon and Serge Lareault of street paper L’Itineraire, believe they have a blueprint that will allow vendors to not just earn money, but also reintegrate into society. Together, they […]

Collective campaigning: how to reach 6 million readers

Peter McVitie and Stuart Martin Workshop round-up Five workshops, centred on the INSP campaign, took place this morning. Delegates attended the workshop of their choice to discuss subjects such as; what the INSP is campaigning […]

Snapshots from the conference

Left: Frank Dries (Straatnieuws), Centre: Hans van Dalfsen (Z! Magazine),Lisa Maclean (INSP), Photo: Danielle Batist Lots of pictures from the INSP conference are already online. Check them out here. From The Civic Reception to Speed […]

“Together we can change the world”

By Stuart Martin, Sahil Jaidka and Peter McVitie With the conference in full swing, day three – Campaign Day – kicked off with John Watson, Programme Director for Amnesty International, Scotland, sharing his experiences of […]

Scottish welcome for street paper delegates

Left: Michael Mooslechner (Kupfermuckn),Right: Kevin Roberts (One Step Away),©Megan Fitzsimons Photography By Stuart Martin & Sahil Jaidka Proceedings are underway at the 16th annual International Network Street Papers (INSP) conference at Glasgow’s Crowne Plaza Hotel. […]

Street paper reunion in Glasgow City Chambers

By Emma Smith Guests and delegates, Photo: Danielle Batist Glasgow welcomed delegates from around the world yesterday evening as the International Network of Street Papers returned to the city for its 16th Annual Conference. The […]

INSP conference kicks off tomorrow

Street paper delegates from around the world are on their way to Glasgow for the 16th INSP Conference. The event ‘The Street Paper Success Story: The Next Chapter’ starts tomorrow and ends with the renowned […]

International Street Paper Awards shortlist announced

INSP is proud to present the nominees for the 2011 International Street Paper Awards. The winners will be revealed this Friday during an award ceremony in the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Glasgow as part of […]

Live media coverage during the INSP Conference 2011

For the first time ever, the Street News Service will be covering the INSP Conference LIVE as it happens! BLOG: In co-operation with a Student Reporter Team from Glasgow Caledonian University, we will run this […]

The 16th Annual INSP Conference

This year, the INSP conference will be back in INSP’s home in Glasgow. The event will take place from the 19th – 22nd July at the Crowne Plaza Hotel (pictured here beside the Scottish Exhibition […]