- Tasneem Raja
Moderated by Karen Rundlet
Despite the fact that news consumption has risen to unprecedented levels during the pandemic, more than 50 local newsrooms across the country have closed their doors. But even in...
- Vincent Wu
- Greg Vederman
- Jamie Burton
Shifting reading habits, social media, and 24-hour cable news have created “news deserts” throughout the country, where local news no longer exists. News Break will be...
This event is presented by NBCUniversal The Art of the Pitch: Hear from some of NBC’s senior newsroom leaders about what makes for a successful editorial pitch. Selected...
- Tracie Powell
- Tyree Worthy
- Tasneem Raja
- Jiquanda Johnson
From formation to funding, hyper-local publications are complex, challenging, impossible projects to launch. Join this essential conversation to learn about the pitfalls and...
- Katherine Reynolds Lewis
- Rob Pegoraro
We’ll help aspiring freelancers — or staffers who might wind up having to freelance next week — accelerate the learning curve with advice about issues that may seem obvious...
- Ev Williams
Moderated by Manoush Zomorodi
When Medium arrived on the web, it offered a number of intriguing features: a publishing platform that existed somewhere between a tweet and a blog post; a stab at fixing broken...
Moderated by Mathew Ingram
Unique and experimental in its focus, structure and revenue stream, the two-year-old social news-wire project reported.ly uses social media platforms as a home for real-time news...
The Unconference is a chance for conference attendees to propose conversations on topics we may not have covered elsewhere. Topics were pitched and voting was held at the...
- David Cohn
- Kim Fox
- Mariana Santos
The mantra from Silicon Valley is that failure is OK, as long as you fail rapidly and learn something from it. We’ll have a series of rapid-fire presentations from our brave,...