Journalism conferences provide valuable teaching and networking, but choosing which to attend can be overwhelming, especially when dates overlap and travel gets expensive.
From digital media to editing to data journalism, there are options around the U.S. for all interests and budgets. Here’s a roundup of more than 20 conferences from June 2018 to May 2019, in chronological order.
Dates: June 14-17, 2018
Location: Orlando, Florida
Prices: range from $299 to $359 depending on registration date; $100 for students
Description: “Reboot your skills, recharge your watchdog batteries and reconnect with the world’s largest network of investigative journalists during this year’s gathering in Orlando. Choose from more than 150 panels, hands-on classes and special presentations. Learn how to improve reporting and storytelling across all platforms.”
Dates: June 17-20, 2018
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Prices: range from $125 to $300 depending on publication size and registration date; $75 to $100 for students
Description: “The Associated Press Sports Editors is a professional organization of administrative sports executives, their assistants & other sports department employees. The purposes of the organization are to improve professional standards of member organizations, to discuss and attempt to resolve issues faced by the same and to recognize professional excellence among the membership.”
Read more here: https://www.poynter.org/news/heres-your-guide-next-year-journalism-conferences