RDE Video Archive: Manoush Zamarodi, Amsterdam 2017

Extreme engagement: Your audience can do more than listen Manoush Zamarodi (Journalist and podcast producer, WNYC, New York, USA)

Spark your own creative thinking about the role audio can play in your listener’s lives and how the audience can inform what you make. Manoush Zomorodi, host and managing editor of the “Note to Self” podcast from WNYC Studios, demonstrates how she’s experimented with interactive storytelling, crowdsourcing, and data collection to build a loyal, involved, and enthusiastic audience. Her engagement projects (Bored and Brilliant, Infomagical, The Privacy Paradox) take listeners on introspective journeys that provide value to the community as a whole. Manoush will explain how her work has broken new ground in understanding technology’s impact humanity while bringing her brand beyond podcasting and into other mediums as well.