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SPJ Region 11 Conference 2014

SPJ - Hawaii Chapter

Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:00 PM - Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 6:00 PM (HST)

Honolulu, HI

SPJ Region 11 Conference 2014

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Wave of Change: Ride It or Wipe Out. 

Media in the digital age, the latest apps, ethical issues, investigative reporting, race and ethnicity, critiques of your print and video work, networking with fellow journalists and students from Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Nevada and Mariana Islands.

All in balmy, beautiful Hawaii.

You don't want to miss this event!


ROOM INFO:

Lincoln Hall rooms are available for up to three nights, March 27-March 29, leaving on day of March 30. The cost is $52 per night payable by credit card to the East-West Center when you register. Email spj@flex.com for more information and reservations.


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Include your full name, company, email, and a phone number with the appropriate fee by the deadline to:

Hawaii Chapter SPJ
P.O. Box 3141
Honolulu, HI 96802



Tentative Schedule for Friday, March 28 and Saturday, March 29

 

All sessions will be at the University of Hawaii at Manoa Campus Center in the Ballroom, and rooms C307 - 310 

 

 

Friday, March 28

Noon - 2 p.m.                    Registration - Ballroom 


2 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
            Welcome - SPJ Hawaii President Stirling Morita - Ballroom 


2:30-3:45 p.m.
                 Plenary session Keynote speaker - Ballroom

        • John Temple, John S Knight Journalism Fellowships


4-5:30 p.m.

Session 1:                        Panel - Protection of Journalists - Ballroom

        • Stirling Morita, Night Editor Honolulu Star-Advertiser
        • Attorney Jeff Portnoy                                     
        • R. Brian Black, Civil Beat Law Center
        • Tommy Russo, Editor Maui Time Weekly


Session 2:                        Session - Mining government documents for data - Room 307-308

        • Gwen Sinclair, Head of Government Documents & Maps, University of Hawai`i at Mānoa Library 


1:00-4:30                           30 minute critique sessions broadcast/print 

        • Wally Zimmermann - former News director KITV/BrightLight Marketing - Broadcast  Room 310
        • David Shapiro – Print - Room 309
        • David Briscoe Jr. - Print - Room 309
           

 


5:30- 7 p.m.                        Networking mixer - Ballroom Lanai

 

 


Saturday, March 29

8:30 a.m.                             Coffee          


9 a.m.-10:30 a.m.                  Journalism in the era of social media - Ballroom

        • Steve Petranik, Editor Hawaii Business Magazine [moderator]
        • Malia Zimmerman, Editor HawaiiReporter.com
        • Jared Kuroiwa, Digital Director KHON2
        • Perri Collins, Digital Consultant


10:45 a.m. -12:15 p.m.

Session 1:                            Panel - Investigative journalism - Ballroom

        • Malia Zimmerman , Editor HawaiiReporter.com [moderator]
        • Patti Epler, Editor Civil Beat
        • Keoki Kerr, Investigative Reporter Hawaii News Now
        • Jim Dooley, Investigative reporter/author


Session 2:                            Session - Environmental Journalism - Room 307-308

        • Sophie Cocke, Reporter, Civil Beat [moderator]
        • Pat Tummons, Editor Environment Hawaii
        • Kevin Whitton, Managing Editor Green Magazine Hawaii
        • Deborah Zabarenko, Freelance Environmental Reporter 


12:30 - 2:15 p.m.                    Lunch program - Ballroom

        • Bill Dorman, News DirectorHawaii Public Radio emcee                                             
        • Yunji de Nies, Anchor/Reporter KITV [speaker]
        • Mark of Excellence Awards - slideshow awards announcements

2:30 - 3:45 p.m.

Session 1:                            Panel - Race & Diversity  - Ballroom

        • Ann Auman, chair School of Communications, UH-Manoa [moderator]
        • Debra Krol, Heard Museum, Native American Journalists Association
        • Keopu Reelitz, editor, Mana Magazine
        • Gordon Pang, reporter Honolulu Star-Advertiser

 


Session 2:                            Session - Data Visualization - Room 307-308

        • Benjamin Trevino, database technician University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization (UHERO)



4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

Session 1:                            Social media tools for crowdsourcing/beat reporting - Ballroom

        • Perri Collins, Digital Consultant


Session 2:                            Session -- Ethics - Room 307-308

        • SPJ President David Cuillier



5:30 p.m.                             Regional Meeting -  Room 307-308


2:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.                 30 minute critique sessions broadcast/print,

        • Wally Zimmermann - former News director KITV/BrightLight Marketing - Broadcast - Room 310
        • David Briscoe Jr. - Print - Room 309
           


Thanks to our sponsors

        • Honolulu Civil Beat
        • HUFF POST Hawaii
        • KITV
        • Pacific Basin Communications
        • Maui News

 

Thank you so much to volunteers from the
SPJ University of Hawaii student chapter
SPJ Humboldt State student chapter  
SPJ Hawaii Professional chapter


Thanks for coming to the SPJ Region 11 Conference 2014.
Aloha! 

 

 

Have questions about SPJ Region 11 Conference 2014? Contact SPJ - Hawaii Chapter

When & Where



Honolulu
University of Hawaii - Manoa
2500 Campus Rd
Honolulu, HI

Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:00 PM - Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 6:00 PM (HST)


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Organizer

SPJ - Hawaii Chapter



President: Stirling Morita
VP: Nancy Cook Lauer
Treas: Steve Petranik
Sec.: Brianne Randle
Directors: Teresa Dawson
Linda Dela Cruz
Christine Strobel
John Windrow
Past Pres: Dave Briscoe


Hawaii Chapter SPJ
P.O. Box 3141
Honolulu, HI 96802

E-mail: spj@flex.com

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