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Reception [clear filter]
Thursday, October 6
 

6:00pm EDT

Welcome keynote and private networking cocktail reception, sponsored by American Press Institute

6 p.m.: Conference attendees are invited to a private networking reception and cocktail hour in the President's Room at The Conference Center at Montclair State University. 

6:45 p.m.: Welcome presentation by opening night sponsor American Press Institute.

7 p.m.: Keynote presentation by Gordon Borrell, CEO of Borrell Associates, followed by Q&A.

 


Speakers
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Gordon Borrell

CEO, Borrell Associates
Gordon Borrell is a sought-after speaker for conferences and company meetings and is the local media industry’s leading analyst. He is ranked in the top 2% among Gerson Lehrman Group’s 150,000 consultants worldwide and is quoted frequently in The Wall Street Journal, The New York... Read More →
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Liz Worthington

Data-Driven Content Strategist, American Press Institute
Liz manages API's program to help publishers create data-driven content strategies.She joined API after nearly 10 years as a reporter and editor for various newspapers and digital platforms. Just before joining the team, Liz served as the Senior Editorial Trainer for Patch.com where... Read More →



Thursday October 6, 2016 6:00pm - 8:30pm EDT
President's Room University Hall 7th Floor, 1 Normal Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07043
 
Friday, October 7
 

8:00am EDT

Registration and breakfast networking hour

Doors open at 8 a.m. at The Conference Center in University Hall at Montclair State University. Have a cup of coffee (or two), enjoy breakfast, meet fellow journalists and folks interested in the future of the business.  

Don't forget to use #SustainLocal2016 to join the conversation on social media!

 



Friday October 7, 2016 8:00am - 9:00am EDT
Room 1 (Main Room) University Hall 7th Floor, 1 Normal Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07043

9:00am EDT

Welcome Session

Daniel Gurskis, Merrill Brown, and Stefanie Murray will host the welcome session to kick off the day of panels and speakers. Don't forget to follow the conversation on Twitter using #SustainLocal!


Speakers
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Merrill Brown

Director of the School of Communication and Media, Montclair State University
As one of the pioneers who launched CourtTV and the founding editor-in-chief of MSNBC.com, Merrill Brown has demonstrated a strong commitment to bring the news into the 21st century.  Brown continues to break new ground in his role as Director of the newly opened School of Co... Read More →
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Daniel Gurskis

Dean, College of the Arts, Montclair State University
Gurskis comes to Montclair State from Brooklyn College of the City University of New York where he is a professor and chair of the Department of Film and a special assistant to the president. Most recently at Brooklyn College, he has overseen the creation of a new graduate school... Read More →
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Murray

Director, Center for Cooperative Media
An award-winning journalist and editor, Murray was the recipient of an Associated Press News Writing Award in 2008 (public service) and 2010 (breaking news) during her time as a reporter in Michigan. She later was part of the original editorial team that launched AnnArbor.com for... Read More →


Friday October 7, 2016 9:00am - 9:30am EDT
Room 1 (Main Room) University Hall 7th Floor, 1 Normal Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07043

4:45pm EDT

Cocktail and networking hour, sponsored by Broadstreet

Conference attendees are invited to a networking reception and cocktail hour in the Main Conference Room at The Conference Center at Montclair State University, sponsored by Broadstreet.



Friday October 7, 2016 4:45pm - 6:00pm EDT
Room 1 (Main Room) University Hall 7th Floor, 1 Normal Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07043