Upcoming RJI events
Fact-Checking, Fake News and the Future of Political Reporting | Hurley Symposium 2017What’s fact and what’s fake were questions that dominated the 2016 election campaign. What new challenges face journalists as they seek to cover the White House and Congress accurately and fairly?
8:30 am – 2:00 pm | March 9, 2017
National Press Club, Washington D.C.
Jeff Gramm: Dear ChairmanThe letters that started and continue to fuel shareholder activism on Wall Street
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm | March 9, 2017
Distribution: What do you really own? What do you really want?In a constantly evolving distribution ecosystem, what are effective distribution strategies on- and off-platform?
March 20, 2017 | March 21, 2017
The Walter B. Potter Sr. Conference 2017Google and Facebook: New tools to enhance storytelling, reach and engage local audiences
April 06, 2017 | April 08, 2017
Media Innovation SummitThe Media Entrepreneurship Mindset: Building the University Ecosystem
8:00 am – 5:00 pm | April 22, 2017
Morgan State University
Past RJI events
Dodging the Memory Hole 2016: Saving Online News"Dodging the Memory Hole 2016: Saving Online News," at UCLA Library will explore preservation and access of content produced by not only traditional media outlets, but also alternative online sources and citizen journalists.
October 13, 2016 | October 14, 2016
Missouri Drone Journalism WorkshopThe Missouri Drone Journalism program offers a drone workshop on Saturday, Oct. 8 that provides the latest issues, regulations and trends on the use of unmanned aircraft for journalists.
9:00 am – 5:00 pm | October 8, 2016
MISSOURI SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM | 182 GANNETT | TUCKER FORUM
Facts, promises and the 2016 presidential electionFacts, promises and the 2016 presidential election
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm | October 5, 2016
Collab/Space Chicago 2016: The Business of VRVirtual reality has been gaining steam in the media space. But how can we get beyond the hype and make sure that these projects — as well as VR-related startups — survive and thrive as a business? That is the focus of the next Collab/Space Chicago.
12:00 am – 12:00 pm | September 30, 2016
The Demise of ‘Fact’ in Political DiscourseThis free lecture with Katheleen Hall Jamieson will explore the ways in which fact, and institutions that are “custodians of the knowable,” have come under partisan attack, and ways in which political advertising can undermine governance.
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm | September 23, 2016
Upcoming industry events
2017 Computer-Assisted Reporting ConferenceJoin Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) and National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting (NICAR) for their annual conference devoted to computer-assisted reporting.
March 02, 2017 | March 05, 2017
South by Southwest Conference & FestivalsThe South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference & Festivals celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW is the premier destination for discovery.
March 10, 2017 | March 19, 2017
NNA’s We Believe in Newspapers Leadership SummitMembers of the National Newspaper Association (NNA) will travel to Capitol Hill to present issues important to community newspapers to congressional leaders.
March 15, 2017 | March 16, 2017
ACES National ConferenceThe American Copy Editors Society (ACES) national conference is the nation’s premier editing conference.
March 23, 2017 | March 25, 2017
St. Petersburg, Fla.
NAB ShowThe National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is the voice for the nation's radio and television broadcasters. The annual NAB Show attracts every sector of the broadcast.
April 22, 2017 | April 27, 2017