Upcoming RJI events
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
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
Tucker Forum, 85 Gannett Hall
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
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
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
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
Upcoming industry events
Missouri Press Association ConventionThe Chateau on the Lake in Branson will be the preeminent setting for all Missouri publishers and members of their newspapers’ staff Sept. 29 – Oct. 1, 2016 as Missouri Press Association (MPA) hosts its Sesquicentennial Convention.
September 29, 2016 | October 01, 2016
WAN-IFRA World Publishing ExpoAn event focused on all aspects needed to publish news, World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers' (WAN-IFRA) World Publishing Expo assists publishing companies worldwide on the medium and long term technology investment.
October 10, 2016 | October 12, 2016
Messe Wien, Vienna
Journalism Workshop on Health Information TechnologyThe Association of Healthcare Journalists' Journalism Workshop on Health Information Technology will give journalists a look at the roles of government, the tech industry, health care providers and – last but not least – consumers.
October 13, 2016 | October 14, 2016
Inland’s 131st Annual MeetingInland Press Association will hold their 131st annual meeting Oct. 23-25 in Chicago.
October 23, 2016 | October 25, 2016
2016 JAWS CAMPThe Journalism and Women Symposium (JAWS) annual conference called Conference and Mentoring Project (CAMP), offers professional development, training, inspiring speakers and an opportunity for networking among women in journalism.
October 28, 2016 | October 30, 2016