Journalism Next Conference – September 6, 2014 – Atlanta, GA

This one-day conference will arm communications professionals
with the tools and knowledge to THRIVE, not just survive,
in a dynamic media landscape.  

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Meet All The Speakers

Featured Speakers

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Joaquin Alvarado, CEO, Center for Investigative Reporting

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           David Clinch,           Co-founder & Editor, Storyful

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          David Cohn,             Chief Content Officer,       Circa

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       Maggie Leung,          Head of Content, NerdWallet.com

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  Aneesh Raman,      Senior Editor,    OZY.com

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      Kim Wilson,      Founder, SocialNewsDesk.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Schedule

8:00 – 9:00 AM – Networking and Event Registration in Cecil B. Hall Auditorium 

9:00 – 9:30 AM – Welcome and Morning Keynote: “Thriving in A Digital Age”
by Joaquin Alvarado, Center for Investigative Reporting

9:45 – 11:00 AM – Developmental Breakout Session 1
Writing for Online Audiences
Audience and Social Analytics 101
Journalism Ethics In An Over-sharing World
The Top 10 Free Tools for Interactive Storytelling and Production

11:15 – 12:30 PM – Developmental Breakout Session 2
Reporting for Mobile Audiences
Investigative Reporting 2.0
Chasing Sustainability on the Net

12:30 – 1:30 PM – Networking and Lunch Break

1:30 – 2:30 PM – Plenary Session on Journalism Startups
with David Cohn, Circa; Andrew Haeg, Groundsource;
Maggie Leung, NerdWallet.com and Aneesh Raman, Ozy.com

Moderator: Charles Davis, Dean, Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Georgia

2:45 – 4:00 PM – Developmental Breakout Session 3
Locally Sourced News
We’re in the Curation Business
The Top 10 Free Tools for Interactive Production
Video Storytelling 101

4:15 – 5:15 PM – Developmental Breakout Session 4
Data Journalism Explained
Social News Curation
How to Leverage LinkedIn for Research, Reporting and Branding

5:15 PM – Conference Adjourns

Guests may choose which breakout sessions they would like to attend.
Seating may be limited and on a first-come,  first-served basis.

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The Venue

Mercer University, Atlanta CampusMercer
3001 Mercer University Dr.
Atlanta, Ga 30341

Registration will take place in Cecil B. Hall Auditorium.

 Directions

From Hartsfield Atlanta Airport:
1. Take 85 North to exit 94 Chamblee-Tucker Road
2. Turn Right on Chamblee-Tucker Road towards Tucker
3. Bear Right on Mercer University Drive

From Points North:
1. Take 85 South to Chamblee-Tucker Road Exit
2. Take Chamblee-Tucker Road to Mercer University Drive

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 Presenting Sponsors

 Square Logo Colormercer

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Event Sponsors

Journalism Next is part of The Atlanta Press Club’s 50th anniversary celebrations. Cox Media Group is the presenting sponsor of Atlanta Press Club “Forward at Fifty” anniversary activities. 

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