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University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Lincoln, NE 68588

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Top digital journalists, innovators and researchers from universities and news organizations across the nation will lead this year’s MobileMe&You conference, which is set for Friday, Oct. 26 and Saturday, Oct. 27 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.


MobileMe&You 2018 is a journalism and technology conference focused on storytelling on mobile media platforms while highlighting new and innovative techniques and best practices for newsgathering.

The presenters, who include journalists from newsrooms such as The Washington Post, Quartz, Univision and Verizon, will talk about informing and engaging new audiences in the mobile era. They will cover a variety of techniques and reporting tools, including bots, drones, augmented reality, virtual reality, 360 video and mobile platforms.

Among this year’s speakers:

● Christopher Meighan, The Washington Post
● Emily Murtaugh, Verizon
● Allissa Richardson, University of Southern California Annenberg
● Almudena Toral, Univision News Digital
● Matt Waite, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
● Amy Schmitz Weiss, San Diego University
● Emily Withrow, Quartz Bot Studio

Since its inception in 2015, MobileMe&You has helped more than 400 journalists and students learn how to better use mobile and digital tools in reporting.

The conference is organized by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the Knight Chairs in Investigative Reporting at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications at Northwestern University, Univision News and The Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting, with generous funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the College of Media at Illinois, and the Knight Chairs.

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