Public Talks with Heroes of Media Culture: Ivan Survillo, “Interview about Personal”

15:00 — 15:45
General Staff Building 6/8 Palace sq., St. Petersburg

Ivan Survillo is 20 years old, and he is one of the most influential Russian media personalities under 30, according to Forbes magazine. Esquire named him one of the 12 apostles of 2019.

The creator of the "Interviews about Personal" project, Ivan conducts conversations with experienced journalists, asking them not only professional, but also personal questions. 65,000 people have signed up for Ivan’s email newsletter. During a year and a half, Ivan took nearly 100 interviews, including with Alexei Venediktov, Elizaveta Osetinskaya, Andrey Vandenko, Ilya Krasilshchik and other famous figures of the Russian media industry.

How to organize a newsletter that is read by up to 85 % of subscribers? Why Ivan is predicted to obtain the title of the new main interviewer on the web? Has this genre became obsolete? What are the new formats for the future of online journalism? We will discuss it on November 15, with Ivan Survillo.