Gavin O’Reilly is to deliver this year’s Society of Editors Lecture at its conference in November.
He is also president of the World Association of Newspapers.
“He will bring a special perspective from his role with WAN, as well as chief executive of a major multinational media organisation.”
The conference will open on Sunday, November 4 with the Society of Editors Lecture in Cloud 23, the exclusive bar on the 23rd floor of the new Hilton Deansgate.
Monday will see a number of working sessions and keynote speeches, followed by the annual gala dinner at the Lowry Centre in neighbouring Salford.
The conference will close with a breakfast seminar on Tuesday, November 6.
For more details go to www.societyofeditors.co.uk