World Media Summit Doha 2016

The World Media Summit serves as an efficient platform for media organisations to communicate and pool collective wisdom for their survival and development, convening every 2-3 years. The summit was jointly initiated by Xinhua News Agency and other leading media organisations. The WMS has built up its own structure and mechanism, including the summit, the presidium and the secretariat. In 2016, the third World Media Summit was hosted by Al Jazeera Media Network.

- Built on Uber Publisher

- Mutlilingual (Arabic and English)

- Apache Solr search engine

- High availability hosting setup

- Enhanced editor experience with custom-made backend theme

- Video and media library integrated with Al Jazeera's private video repository

- Event calendar integration for sessions through iCal

Al Jazeera Network
Completed date: 
April, 2016