Fernando Rodrigues

Founder and Editor, Poder360 and Drive newsletter

(Video of Rodrigues’s presentation at ISOJ2018 is below bio, along with article from ISOJ team)

Twitter: @FR_BSB
Fernando Rodrigues is a Brazilian journalist. Based in Brasília, Brazil’s capital, Fernando currently runs the news portal Poder360 and the political daily newsletter Drive. He has worked for several news outlets (Folha, UOL, BBC and Jovem Pan radio, amongst others). Fernando has also been a foreign correspondent in New York, Tokyo and Washington, D.C. He has a MA in International Journalism from the City University (London, 1986/87) and was a Nieman Fellow, at Harvard (2007/08). Founder and former president of Abraji (the Brazilian equivalent to the US IRE), he is now a board member at this association.

Rodrigues was a presenter for the panel NEWSLETTERS: How email, an almost 50-year-old technology, has become the next big thing for news organizations at ISOJ 2018 on Saturday, April 14 @ 2:30 p.m.


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