Reinventing Journalism and Yourself

 

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Center for Sustainable Journalism
Kennesaw State University
1000 Chastain Road
Kennesaw, GA 30144

ph: 770-423-6925

Agenda

Reinventing Journalism and Yourself: 

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Conference Agenda

  • Tuesday, August 4, 2009 4:00 - 9:30 PM
    The Sheraton Boston Hotel
    Boston, Massachusetts

     

     


    4:00 - 5:00 p.m.        Social Networking, Social Media: What Every Journalist and Educator Should Know
                                      Panelists: Sandeep Junnarkar, Dan Gillmor and Suzanne Yada 
                                      Moderator:  Geanne Rosenberg 

     

    5:00 - 6:00 p.m.        Social Networking, Social Media: Facilitating the Pro-Am Approach to Journalism and
                                      Building Social Communities

                                      Panelists:  Persephone Miel, Marcela Garcia and Dan Kennedy
                                      Moderator:  Leonard Witt

     

    6:00 - 7:00 p.m.        Social Networking, Social Media: Raising Money, Changing Journalism Business Models
                                      Panelists: Doc Searls, Lisa Williams and Harold Lewis
                                      Moderator:  Josh Benton
                                      

    7:00 – 9:30 p.m.        Social Networking Dinner – The Totally Unconference Buffet Dinner. 
                                      Share the networks and intellectual power of your table hosts and other conferees.
                                      No speakers -- just table conversation with people whose interests are similar to yours.  When you  
                                      register, be sure to list your top three choices of dinner tables. Of course, since this is a buffet with no
                                      disruption from the wait staff, feel free to roam around.


                                      Table Topics:                                 
                                      - Using Social Media and Social Networking to spread News Literacy Throughout Academia
                                        Table Host: Geanne Rosenberg

                                      - Academia's Role in Expanding Grassroots Media     Table Host:  Dan Gillmor  

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    Let's Do Some Research and Then Talk   Table Host: Josh Benton

                                      - Business Models for Public Media and Non-Profit Funding    Table Host: Doc Searls

                                      - Training Journalists and Journalism Students to Be Entrepreneurs  Table Host:  Sandeep Junnarkar

                                      - Academia's Role in Producing Innovative Journalism Business Models  Table Host:  Leonard Witt

                                      - Hyperlocal Journalism, What It REALLY Means and How to Practice It -  Table Host:  Lisa Williams

                                      - Students Role in Reinventing Journalism  Table Host:  Suzanne Yada

                                      - Citizen and Participatory Journalism's Impact on the Information Environment 
                                         Table Host: Persephone Miel

                                      - Start Up News:  Spit, Grit and Imagination   Table Host:  Ellen Miller

                                      - Be the Media -- How Journalists, Students and Educations Can Reinvent Themselves
                                         Table Host:  David Mathison

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    Breaking"Free":  News in the age of Wikipedia, Twitter and the Unpaid Crowd  
                                         Table Host:  Andrew Lih

                                      - Using Social Media in Ethnic Press    Table Host:  Marcela Garcia

                                        Buffet Menu: Ravioli, Chicken, Eggplant Parmesan, Salad, Bread and Dessert.  
                                        Plus coffee, tea and decaf. Cash bar

                                       This dinner is underwritten by the Journalism Department at Baruch College in New York City.

     

    

    

                    

 


                         

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The Journalism Department

Baruch College

One Bernard Baruch Way

New York, NY  10010

ph:  646-312-1000

 

 

Center for Sustainable Journalism
Kennesaw State University
1000 Chastain Road
Kennesaw, GA 30144

ph: 770-423-6925