Sharjah Press Club to promote press and media initiatives

SHARJAH, The Sharjah Press Club, SPC, a subsidiary of the Sharjah Government Media Bureau, SGMB, held today its first brainstorming session for its 2018 � 2019 initiatives, under the patronage of Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Media Council, SMC.

A number of specialists in press and media from government, media, academic, and private entities participated in the event, which took place at Al Durrah Hall in the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

The session was aimed at coming up with innovative projects, events, and services that would serve the media sector in Sharjah.

Tariq Allay, Director of the SGMB, thanked those, “Who are interested in enriching the future plans of SPC’s projects and initiatives”.

He also confirmed that contributions presented at the session will be used in developing SPC’s future plans and programmes.

Attendees took part in mental exercises and group competitions that generated innovative ideas in three main fields.

The first focused on conceiving a general vision for their expectations regarding the programmes and services that should be provided by any international and professional press club.

They also recommended some facilities to be provided by SPC to its members.

Randa Taher, Innovation Adviser, raised several questions during the brainstorming session that incited innovative ideas in the field of media, with focus on the press.

Source: Emirates News Agency