Upcoming RJI events
Politics and Press Responsibility: An evening with Leonard Pitts Jr.Join nationally syndicated columnist, author and former Miami Herald journalist Leonard Pitts Jr. for a frank, honest assessment of politics and press responsibility, the latest in the Gerald M. Boyd Lecture Series.
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm | September 21, 2016
Missouri School of Journalism
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
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
Past RJI events
2016 RJI Tech ShowcaseRJI is proud once again to recognize some of the outstanding work done by Missouri School of Journalism students and their colleagues in other MU programs that focus on emerging media technologies and innovative storytelling.
9:00 am – 4:45 pm | May 3, 2016
Pictures of the Year International Education & Awards ProgramThe Education & Awards Program celebrates the very best in visual journalism from Pictures of the Year International and the College Photographer of the Year programs. The program is free and everyone is welcome to attend.
April 15, 2016 | April 16, 2016
The Denver Post
The Walter B. Potter Sr. ConferenceJoin your community newspaper peers April 14 and 15, at the 2016 Potter Conference. You’ll learn how community news organizations – weeklies, small dailies, and their websites – went from overwhelmed to overjoyed as they tackled new opportunities.
April 14, 2016 | April 15, 2016
The Collaboration Culture SymposiumToday’s media companies are using collaboration as a way to stay ahead. Collaboration is becoming the go-to strategy to make things work in the media industries. Join us for this can’t-miss opportunity to hear from the organizations leading the way.
March 21, 2016 | March 22, 2016
Is our Government too Open?A debate on transparency in the federal government between Professor Bruce Cain and Professor Charles Lewis, moderated by Barbara Petersen.
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm | March 15, 2016
Upcoming industry events
ASNE-APME ConferenceThe American Society of News Editors (ASNE) and Associated Press Media Editors (APME) annual conference will be held in Philadelphia this year.
September 11, 2016 | September 14, 2016
SNPA, FPA, FSNE News Industry SummitSouthern Newspaper Publishers Association will host a News Industry Summit this year in Sarasota with the Florida Press Association and Florida Society of News Editors.
September 14, 2016 | September 16, 2016
ONA16Record-breaking numbers of journalists travel to the Online News Association's (ONA) conference each year to learn about new tools, techniques and technologies, and to discuss advancements and challenges in the industry.
September 15, 2016 | September 17, 2016
Excellence in JournalismSponsored this year by Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) and National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ), this conference provides journalists with training and networking opportunities.
September 18, 2016 | September 20, 2016
Local Media Innovation Conference & Tech ExpoThe Local Media Association's annual conference on innovation and technology.
September 18, 2016 | September 21, 2016