ENEX also formally signed a partnership agreement with the UAE’s national news agency – WAM during the event. Abdullah Abulkareem, Media Coverage Director, welcomed the agreement which will see all relevant news material generated from the UAE published onto the ENEX platform. This is particularly significant as the politics of the Gulf has become very topical with regard to relations with Qatar and Iran.
How to make best digital content for social media platforms ?
The last session focused again on the digital theme and examined how to make the best digital content for social media platforms. The session, chaired by Mark Evans ENEX Head of News, featured contributions from Jo Schmaltz, Wochit’s VP Global Content Partnerships, Angelos Frangopoulos, CEO of Sky News Australia and Philipp Trunk, RTL InfoNetwork’s Head of Digital Content.
The Assembly hosted more than 100 delegates. ENEX’s Managing Director, Adrian Wells, said, ‘’Each year ENEX becomes a bigger global news provider with its reach constantly expanding into new territories and new services.’’ Turki Aldakhil, General Manager of Al Arabiya said, ‘’Al Arabiya and its sister channel Al Haddath have become the most influential news channels in the Arab world and we are honoured to host you here.’’