Our event this year will run over 2 days.
We have special events for each evening, and we have our famout FREE breakfast and lunch meals each day!
The stories we report have a human aspect to them, and we often find the media calling for action. Though journalists are careful not to take a stand on the issues, Fernando del Rincón is not afraid to tackle a tough story. Having reported from the ground in Venezuela and Ferguson, his CNN show, Conclusiones, […]Click for more information on 'The Risks & Rewards of Investigating Controversial Stories'
Social media platforms have become the most prominent place where people post and find out about breaking news. Learn how to uncover information to break news on social media. The fast-paced nature of Twitter and Facebook also make it easier for incorrect information to be shared. How do you recover if you find yourself in […]Click for more information on 'Uncovering Stories via Social Media'
Learn the best ways to approach sources, prepare and handle the interview process. Get plenty of tips and strategies for handing tough situations, ethical trouble spots, etc. Presenter: Scott Zamost, Senior Investigative Producer, CNNClick for more information on 'The Art of the Interview Presented by IRE'
Los latinos se han convertido en una gran parte de la población del país. ¿Cómo se han adaptado los medios en español a este cambio? ¿Cómo están investigando las historias difíciles? ¿Cómo alcanzar las exigencias de todos los ángulos para esta audiencia tan compleja y creciente? English Translation: Spanish-language Media: Investigating Stories on Multiple Continents […]Click for more information on 'Medios en Español: Investigación para Múltiples Plataformas'
Your boss has called you into the office. The company is continuing to suffer financially. They have to let you go. What do you do? Unfortunately, this scenario is occurring in many newsrooms. A group of panelists from the Atlanta Association of Black Journalists will offer tips about how to quickly find work after you’ve […]Click for more information on 'Surviving the Layoff, Presented by AABJ'
You’ve seen stories unfold on web pages using interactive animation. Now take a journey with us to see how journalists are using social media for storytelling. Learn how to uncover video, photos and other tools to engage your audience. Moderator: Anna Gonzalez, Social Media Manager, CNN Panelists: Eliott McLaughlin, Newsdesk Editor, CNN Jennifer Brett, Multimedia […]Click for more information on 'New Tools to Present your Investigative Work'
Moderator: Gabe Gutierrez, National Correspondent, NBC News Panelists: Monica Alba, Assistant Producer, Investigative Unit, NBC News Lindsay Perez, Coordinator, Investigative Unit, NBC NewsClick for more information on 'Undercover on a Budget, Presented by NBC'
Take the opportunity to get to know some of the presenters and conference attendees during the network reception. Or you can 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.Click for more information on 'Networking Reception'
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We've got all the rockstars from our industry in one place just for you!
Try booking a room at the regional location, Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory