Evrybit is a mobile-first live collaborative storytelling app that simplifies mobile reporting and media production on smartphones for anyone. In this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn how to tell compelling multimedia stories on your iPhone using Evrybit, then put those lessons into action right away as we tell the story of #LatinCon on site and provide […]Click for more information on 'Mobile Storytelling With Evrybit'
Reported.ly is the first complete digital news site. Whether it’s trying to find sources in neighboring cities or overseas in Tunisia or Mexico, Reported.ly has been one of the first on the ground. Learn about the tools the staff uses to tackle stories in a social media-based newsroom. Presenters: Wendy Carrillo, Journalist, Reported.ly; P. Kim […]Click for more information on 'Reported.ly: Beyond the Social Media Timeline'
An ever-increasing number of digital tools are at a journalist’s fingertips. Yet it takes an entrepreneurial mindset and business strategy to navigate through today’s digital landscape to successfully build one’s platforms and personal brand. In this panel, we’ll hear from journalists who have maximized digital tools to develop their work across various platforms. Find out […]Click for more information on 'Embarking on Entrepreneurship: The Self-Sustaining Journalist'
Haters, vicarious trauma and Periscoping the meeting: The questions and new situations digital has placed before journalists With new tools out every day, journalists have a great opportunity to tell stories in new and exciting ways. But with each innovation comes questions of use and ethics. How do these play out day by day with […]Click for more information on 'Luncheon Panel Discussion'
How do you develop your pitch for an online world? Hear from editors first hand about what they look for in digital pitches, and see fellow journalists pitch stories live for a chance to get picked up by a news outlet. Moderator: Javier Cabral, West Coast Editor, MUNCHIES, Vice Media Group Panelists: Ivan Fernandez, Journalist, […]Click for more information on 'Pitching Digital to Editors'
In this workshop, journalists will learn to expand their storytelling skills by utilizing tools to create visual and interactive stories for the web. The presenters will introduce various types of free open source software that storytellers can tap into in their daily beats or for longer feature pieces. Participants will also have a chance to […]Click for more information on 'Data Journalism Workshop '
Get to know some of the presenters and conference attendees during the network reception. Or sign up for one-on-one sessions with recruiters and industry veterans. They’ll provide advice, feedback and interview for existing and future employment opportunities. These sessions are limited and require advance registration. Participating: The Associated Press, CBS, Gannett and NBCClick for more information on 'Networking Reception'