Sian Cox-Brooker

Strategic Partner Manager
Facebook News Partnerships

Sian is a Strategic Partner Manager at Facebook working on partnerships and collaboration between Facebook and the news industry. Sian joined Facebook from Google where she worked on innovative partnerships with newspapers across Europe, focussing on VR and video. She started her career as a journalist, working at Sky News and at News UK, reporting on a range of stories including home affairs, the 2011 tsunami in Japan, and the royal wedding.


Building community: Facebook and local news

The Lighthouse (8th floor)

FACEBOOK JOURNALISM PROJECT: People want to see news that matter to them. Local newspapers keep people up to date on everything that’s going on in a community and they also play a vital role in holding local councils and institutions to account. In this workshop you’ll hear from Community Reporters on how they are engaging […]