ONA19 Welcome Session RSVP: Building a Future for Local News: Meet the Innovators Reimagining Journalism for All Communities Hosted by Knight Foundation

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ONA19 Welcome Session RSVP: Building a Future for Local News: Meet the Innovators Reimagining Journalism for All Communities Hosted by Knight Foundation

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Sheraton New Orleans 4th Floor - Bayside A+B 500 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70130

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ONA19 Welcome Session RSVP: Building a Future for Local News: Meet the Innovators Reimagining Journalism for All Communities Hosted by Knight Foundation


At a time when local newspapers are closing their doors and laying off journalists, there are people and projects across the country creating a future for local journalism with new ways to serve their communities. On the eve of ONA19, please join a welcome reception and discussion with local news innovators on how they are providing inspiration and hope for the future of news.


Please note: This event is open to all ONA19 attendee pass types, as well as guests with News Leaders Association conference credentials.


This session is designed for:

  • Newsroom leaders interested in learning about new models and methods for the future of news
  • Journalists looking for multiple perspectives to report complex stories and engaging community on story sourcing.
  • Anyone who values granular data, diverse voices and reporting depth


Speakers:

  • Tasneem Raja, The Tyler Loop
  • Darryl Holliday, City Bureau
  • Jamie Grey, WVUE
  • John Thornton, AJP


Moderator:

  • Laura Frank, Colorado Media Project


This event is sponsored by Knight Foundation

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