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Sergio Maistrello is a freelance journalist, consultant and teacher.
He has been part of the editorial staff of Internet News magazine during the new economy bubble, then had been managing the long running web magazine on digital cultures Apogeonline for six years.
His most recent professional fields are the rethinking of online news, fact checking, community journalism and hyperlocal news, civic media and engagement.
He teaches social media at Sissa’s master in science communication in Trieste, where he is also member of the scientific committee.
Sergio has written some books, in italian. Last one is called Fact checking, dal giornalismo alla rete (Apogeo Sushi, 2013). Most known are Giornalismo e nuovi media (Apogeo, 2010), and La parte abitata della rete (Tecniche Nuove, 2007).