Lara Setrakian


Founder, "News Deeply"

Lara Setrakian is a foreign correspondent based in Dubai, filing for television, radio, and digital platforms. She reports for "ABC News", "Bloomberg Television", "the International Herald Tribune" and "Monocle Magazine." In June 2012 she founded "News Deeply", an initiative of journalists and technologists working to innovate storytelling around complex global issues. The goal is to advance the user experience of foreign news for greater context, clarity, and engagement.



Monday, October 14

Middle East: After the Arab Spring

Throughout this Talk, journalists, scholars and experts reflect on the latest turmoil in the Middle East. What role does the U.S. have and—most... read more
Presented by TIME
Speakers: Lara Setrakian, Bobby Ghosh, Rula Jebreal, Ayman Mohyeldin, Ronny Edry, Eric Davis
Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art 220 East Chicago Avenue
Wednesday, October 10

Future of News: What's the Story? Presented by TIME

How will the news industry change over the next decade as we become an increasingly social media driven, paperless, and global society? In... read more
Speakers: Jonah Peretti, Richard Stengel, Akshay Kothari, Lara Setrakian, Chris Hughes
Albert Theatre @ Goodman Theatre 170 N. Dearborn Street

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