Block by Block 2011 Hosted by Michele McLellan and Jay Rosen

Block By Block 2011

Thursday, September 29, 2011 - Saturday, October 1, 2011 Ideas

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Join co-hosts Michele McLellan and Jay Rosen for a lively and informative gathering of online community news entrepreneurs. Share your best practices, progress and challenges with fellow local news pioneers and learn from their experiences as well.

Where: Loyola University, Chicago
When: Thursday, Sept. 29 at 4 p.m. – Saturday, Oct. 1 at noon

We’ll be building the agenda as you register and so tell us what you’d like to discuss at Block by Block. Likely topics? Revenue, Advertising, Business Practices, Community Engagement. Be sure to help us shape the agenda with your input on our registration form.

Who should attend:

This summit is primarily for independent online community news publishers and registration is free for up to two people per site.

Not an independent online community news publisher? If you’re an educator, an online journalist with a traditional print or broadcast organization, or a representative of a large group of online news sites, the general registration fee is $50 until Aug. 15. Late registration is $75, closing Sept. 15. General registration is limited to one person per organization.

For questions please contact Jeffrey Beeson, or 573-882-7303.

Sponsored: Patterson Foundation, RJI, Loyola University Chicago, Knight Foundati

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Currently open to online news sites' publishers and staff

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