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Ideas and Tools to Decode the 2020 Census

  • Ashley Alvarado
  • Michael Cook Sr.
  • D’Vera Cohn
  • Ryan Pitts
  • Moderated by Dorothy Bland

Well-understood as both a constitutional imperative undergirding representative democracy and the rare political flashpoint that rises above the news of the day, the decennial...

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Do Kickass Journalism By Focusing on Solutions, Not Just Problems

  • Linda Shaw
  • Susan Smith Richardson
  • Rachel Dissell

Using journalism to expose a problem is righteous, but rehashing well-understood issues can instead fuel news fatigue. Solutions journalism offers a way forward: by reporting on...

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Editorial Experiments to Develop and Refine Your Digital Audience Strategy

  • Everdeen Mason

Content creation and audience strategy should go hand in hand, but in many newsrooms, audience has an afterthought when deciding what stories to pursue and how to pursue them....

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Journalism in the Climate Change Era with Gina McCarthy

  • Gina McCarthy
  • Moderated by Mark Schleifstein

Climate change presents enormous public policy challenges worldwide, but in few places are its effects so immediate and acute as the ONA19 host city, New Orleans. Join former EPA...

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Gender Equity in Sourcing

  • Mollie Bloudoff-Indelicato
  • Francesca Donner
  • Moderated by Vivian Schiller

The last few years have seen several ambitious efforts to correct for a lack of inclusive sourcing in journalism, especially as it relates to gender. We’ll be bringing...

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Local News Highlights: New Orleans

  • Tyree Worthy
  • Marta Jewson
  • Lauchlin Fields
  • Thomas Planchet

Close your conference with some local color and hear from some of the most important and innovative voices making journalism in the print, broadcast and digital space across...

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2020 Campaign Coverage: Beyond the Horse Race

  • Naomi Schalit
  • Denise-Marie Ordway
  • John Adams
  • Moderated by Joel Abrams

Offering tips, techniques and models to better inform citizens about what they need to know, this deeply-reported session on political journalism will provide insights into how...

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From Fake Video to Twitter Bots: Tips & Tricks For Exposing Disinfo

  • Andy Carvin
  • Nadine Ajaka

Political campaigns are now taking place online and disinformation is increasingly a part of the information ecosystem. As newsrooms gear up for 2020 election coverage, they’ll...

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Bilingual, Bicultural and Multiformat Collaborations to Enrich Immigration Coverage

  • Ronny Rojas
  • Almudena Toral
  • Rachel Glickhouse
  • Damià Bonmatí

In this engaging session, learn how collaborating across newsrooms, formats, countries and languages can help news organizations tell more accurate, nuanced stories about why...