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8:00 a.m.

Check-In / Registration


8 a.m. - 10 a.m.

continental Breakfast

Sponsored by SAG-AFTRA

First come, first served


9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Opening Session


10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Career Fair


10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Keeping it Real: Ethics in Photojournalism

Keeping it Real: Ethics in Photojournalism

A Press Photographers Association of Greater Los Angeles Panel

With more and more journalists being expected to capture their own photos and video, learn how to get the shot, while keeping within today’s ethical guidelines. Is it ever okay to set up a shot? Is digital manipulation acceptable? Photography pros discuss the difference between photojournalism and advertising or PR photography.

Speakers:

Jose Lopez, Freelance photographer

Calvin Alagot, Photo Editor, Los Angeles Times

Nancy Newman, Freelance Photographer

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Keeping it Real: Ethics in Photojournalism

A Press Photographers Association of Greater Los Angeles Panel

With more and more journalists being expected to capture their own photos and video, learn how to get the shot, while keeping within today’s ethical guidelines. Is it ever okay to set up a shot? Is digital manipulation acceptable? Photography pros discuss the difference between photojournalism and advertising or PR photography.

Speakers:

Jose Lopez, Freelance photographer

Calvin Alagot, Photo Editor, Los Angeles Times

Nancy Newman, Freelance Photographer

Flyin' High: Drone Journalism 101

Flyin' High: Drone Journalism 101

An Online News Association - Los Angeles Workshop

From getting 107 certified to which drones you should buy, this session will cover what is needed to get you up in the air to fly for journalism and offer you skills on how to tell stories from an aerial perspective.

Speakers:

Robert Hernandez, Assoc. Professor of Professional Practice, USC Annenberg

Cameron Quon, Freelance reporter

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Flyin' High: Drone Journalism 101

An Online News Association - Los Angeles Workshop

From getting 107 certified to which drones you should buy, this session will cover what is needed to get you up in the air to fly for journalism and offer you skills on how to tell stories from an aerial perspective.

Speakers:

Robert Hernandez, Assoc. Professor of Professional Practice, USC Annenberg

Cameron Quon, Freelance reporter

From getting 107 certified to which drones you should buy, this session will cover what is needed to get you up in the air to fly for journalism and offer you skills on how to tell stories from an aerial perspective.

Way More Than Search: Google Tools

Way More Than Search: Google Tools

A Society of Professional Journalists and Google News Initiative Workshop

You think you know, but you have no idea. There are myriad ways that Google is here to help in sourcing information, filing stories, and publishing them to be seen by the masses. Learn the things you never knew Google can do for you

Speaker: Amara Aguilar, Digital journalism assoc. professor, USC Annenberg

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Way More Than Search: Google Tools

A Society of Professional Journalists and Google News Initiative Workshop

You think you know, but you have no idea. There are myriad ways that Google is here to help in sourcing information, filing stories, and publishing them to be seen by the masses. Learn the things you never knew Google can do for you

Speaker: Amara Aguilar, Digital journalism assoc. professor, USC Annenberg

Covering Hollywood: Entertainment Journalism and Criticism

Covering Hollywood: Entertainment Journalism and Criticism

An African American Film Critics Association Workshop

To be an entertainment journalist, you have to be able to do it all: feature stories, breaking news, red carpet coverage, film critiques, and cultural criticism. Learn the tricks of the trade.

Speakers:

Anita Bennet, Contributing Editor, Deadline Hollywood

Britni Danielle, Writer, Creator of The Write Pitch

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An African American Film Critics Association Workshop

Covering Hollywood: Entertainment Journalism and Criticism

An African American Film Critics Association Workshop

To be an entertainment journalist, you have to be able to do it all: feature stories, breaking news, red carpet coverage, film critiques, and cultural criticism. Learn the tricks of the trade.

Speakers:

Anita Bennet

Contributing Editor, Deadline Hollywood

Britni Danielle

>Writer, Creator of The Write Pitch

Breaking News From the Desk: An Anchors’ Workshop

Breaking News From the Desk: An Anchors’ Workshop

An RSVP-Only Workshop

If you’re aiming toward the anchor desk, this is a very special opportunity to learn what makes a great anchor — directly from the pros you see on the air every day. Join Los Angeles’ network news anchors in a live, working studio environment.

*Note: This is a private workshop that requires attendees to pre-register for it. It will be limited to no more than 10 attendees at a time.

Speakers:

Christine Devine, News Anchor, KTTV Fox 11 News

Melvin Robert, Anchor, Spectrum News 1 SoCal

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Breaking News From the Desk: An Anchors’ Workshop

An RSVP-Only Workshop

If you’re aiming toward the anchor desk, this is a very special opportunity to learn what makes a great anchor — directly from the pros you see on the air every day. Join Los Angeles’ network news anchors in a live, working studio environment.

*Note: This is a private workshop that requires attendees to pre-register for it. It will be limited to no more than 10 attendees at a time.

Speakers:

Christine Devine, News Anchor, KTTV Fox 11 News

Melvin Robert, Anchor, Spectrum News 1 SoCal

Like, Comment, Subscribe: Building Your Personal Brand

Like, Comment, Subscribe: Building Your Personal Brand

With social media an ever-present part of a communications professional’s job and identity, perfecting the messaging one wants to share publicly is vital. Equip yourself with the tools to improve your socio-professional footprint online and beyond.

Speaker: Stacy Ike, TV Host, Actress, Entrepreneur

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Like, Comment, Subscribe: Building Your Personal Brand

With social media an ever-present part of a communications professional’s job and identity, perfecting the messaging one wants to share publicly is vital. Equip yourself with the tools to improve your socio-professional footprint online and beyond.

Speaker: Stacy Ike, TV Host, Actress, Entrepreneur

Multicultural Publicity: Representing The “Culture” in Film and TV

Multicultural Publicity: Representing The “Culture” in Film and TV

Powered by the Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles

Multicultural marketing and communications is a relatively newly-formed field. A group of top professionals will share their experiences catering to niche audiences of color and other diverse groups.

Speakers:

Chardae Jenkins, Netflix

Jamila Osouna, Allied Moxy

Jon Gist, Universal Pictures

Camille Smith, Warner Bros. Pictures

Kevin Stuckey, Netflix (moderator)

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Multicultural Publicity: Representing The “Culture” in Film and TV

Powered by the Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles

Multicultural marketing and communications is a relatively newly-formed field. A group of top professionals will share their experiences catering to niche audiences of color and other diverse groups.

Speakers:

Chardae Jenkins, Multicultural Publicity, Netflix

Jamila Osouna, Vice President, Allied Moxy

Jon Gist, Director, Multicultural Publicity & Promotions, Universal Pictures

Camille Smith, Multicultural Marketing Manager, Warner Bros. Pictures

Kevin Stuckey, Manager, Original Film Publicity, Netflix (moderator)


11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Entrepreneurship on Deadline

Entrepreneurship on Deadline

Powered by AARP

Freelancing is a business unto itself. Learn the ways to keep yourself working through career sustainability and time management. Walk away with practical resources that will help you excel in the freelance marketplace.

Speakers:

Mariko Lochridge, Freelance Multimedia Community, Engagement Journalist, Social Media Consultant

Brian Williams, Vice President and COO, Los Angeles Urban League

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Entrepreneurship on Deadline

Powered by AARP

Freelancing is a business unto itself. Learn the ways to keep yourself working through career sustainability and time management. Walk away with practical resources that will help you excel in the freelance marketplace.

Speaker: Mariko Lochridge, Freelance Multimedia Community, Engagement Journalist, Social Media Consultant

Brian Williams, Vice President and COO, Los Angeles Urban League

Way More Than Search: Google Tools

Way More Than Search: Google Tools

A Society of Professional Journalists and Google News Initiative Workshop

You think you know, but you have no idea. There are myriad ways that Google is here to help in sourcing information, filing stories, and publishing them to be seen by the masses. Learn the things you never knew Google can do for you

Speaker: Amara Aguilar, Digital journalism assoc. professor, USC Annenberg

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Way More Than Search: Google Tools

A Society of Professional Journalists and Google News Initiative Workshop

You think you know, but you have no idea. There are myriad ways that Google is here to help in sourcing information, filing stories, and publishing them to be seen by the masses. Learn the things you never knew Google can do for you

Speaker: Amara Aguilar, Digital journalism assoc. professor, USC Annenberg

On Your Own: Independent Audio Production

On Your Own: Independent Audio Production

Have an idea for a podcast or know someone who does? Learn to navigate the development, management, and implementation of an audio project as an independent producer.

Speaker: Kristina Lopez, Digital Producer, American Public Media Podcasts

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On Your Own: Independent Audio Production

Have an idea for a podcast or know someone who does? Learn to navigate the development, management, and implementation of an audio project as an independent producer.

Speaker: Digital Producer, American Public Media Podcasts

Late Nights, Early Mornings: Broadcast Reporting 101

Late Nights, Early Mornings: Broadcast Reporting 101

Powered by NBC Los Angeles

Two iconic, dynamic, very different women in one must-attend class on the basics of good reporting and breaking news coverage. Learn how to find the story, get the story, and tell the story from two of the best veteran professionals in the business.

Speakers:

Beverly White, Reporter, NBC Los Angeles

Toni Guinyard, Reporter, NBC Los Angeles

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Late Nights, Early Mornings: Broadcast Reporting 101

Powered by NBC Los Angeles

Two iconic, dynamic, very different women in one must-attend class on the basics of good reporting and breaking news coverage. Learn how to find the story, get the story, and tell the story from two of the best veteran professionals in the business.

Speakers:

Beverly White, Reporter, NBC Los Angeles

Toni Guinyard, Reporter, NBC Los Angeles

Debunking the Myths of Independent and Network Publicists

Debunking the Myths of Independent and Network Publicists

Powered by the Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles

The list of challenges in operating an independent public relations firm is long. These practitioners are experiencing great success. Learn how to creatively and collaboratively work with internal publicity teams.

Speakers:

Vanessa Anderson, AM PR Group

Michelle Watts, Aziza Work Group

Lauren Burnett, Hulu

Erica Tucker, Ascend PR

Latashia DeVeaux , Viacom, BPRS-LA VP (moderator)

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Debunking the Myths of Independent and Network Publicists

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The list of challenges in operating an independent public relations firm is long. These practitioners are experiencing great success. Learn how to creatively and collaboratively work with internal publicity teams.

Speakers:

Vanessa Anderson, AM PR Group

Michelle Watts, Aziza Work Group

Lauren Burnett, Hulu

Erica Tucker, Ascend PR

Latashia DeVeaux , Viacom, BPRS-LA VP (moderator)

Breaking News From the Desk: An Anchors’ Workshop

Breaking News From the Desk: An Anchors’ Workshop

An RSVP-Only Workshop

If you’re aiming toward the anchor desk, this is a very special opportunity to learn what makes a great anchor — directly from the pros you see on the air every day. Join Los Angeles’ network news anchors in a live, working studio environment.

*Note: This is a private workshop that requires attendees to pre-register for it. It will be limited to no more than 10 attendees at a time.

Speakers:

Michael Brownlee, Anchor, NBC4

Marc Brown, Co-anchor, ABC7 Eyewitness News

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Breaking News From the Desk: An Anchors’ Workshop

An RSVP-Only Workshop

If you’re aiming toward the anchor desk, this is a very special opportunity to learn what makes a great anchor — directly from the pros you see on the air every day. Join Los Angeles’ network news anchors in a live, working studio environment.

*Note: This is a private workshop that requires attendees to pre-register for it. It will be limited to no more than 10 attendees at a time.

Speakers:

Michael Brownlee, Anchor, NBC4

Marc Brown, Co-anchor, ABC7 Eyewitness News

Writing to Capture Attention and Trust

Writing to Capture Attention and Trust

A Radio and Television News Association Workshop

Deconstruct lazy and overused writing styles in favor of a conversational approach that’s concise, deliberate, and accurate. Learn from the news director of America’s most listened to news/talk station.

Speaker: Chris Little, President of RTNA, News Director KFI AM-640

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Writing to Capture Attention and Trust

A Radio and Television News Association Workshop

Deconstruct lazy and overused writing styles in favor of a conversational approach that’s concise, deliberate, and accurate. Learn from the news director of America’s most listened to news/talk station.

Speaker: Chris Little, President of RTNA, News Director KFI AM-640


12:30 - 2:30 P.M.

Lunch

Sponsored by USC Annenberg

First come, first served

1:45 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Keynote Conversation with Danyel Smith

Former Editor, The Undefeated, Billboard, Vibe

Keynote Conversation with Danyel Smith

Former Editor, The Undefeated, Billboard, Vibe

And

Tre'vell Anderson, NABJLA President and Director of Culture and Entertainment, Out magazine

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Former Editor, The Undefeated, Billboard, Vibe

Keynote Conversation with Danyel Smith

Former Editor, The Undefeated, Billboard, Vibe

And

Tre'vell Anderson, NABJLA President and Director of Culture and Entertainment, Out magazine


3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Black Health Matters

Black Health Matters

Powered by First 5 LA

Black and brown communities experience unique health challenges. Hear from a panel of experts about how you can ensure your reporting is deeply informed and representative of specific realities often ignored or unmentioned by the press.

Speakers:

Alice “Nurse Alice” Benjamin, Professor, Medical Correspondent (Moderator)

Melissa R. Franklin, Pritzker Fellow, First 5 LA

Dr. Barbara Ferrer Director, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health

Soumya Karlamangla Health Reporter, Los Angeles Times

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Black Health Matters

Powered by First 5 LA

Black and brown communities experience unique health challenges. Hear from a panel of experts about how you can ensure your reporting is deeply informed and representative of specific realities often ignored or unmentioned by the press.

Speakers:

Alice “Nurse Alice” Benjamin, Professor, Medical Correspondent (Moderator)

Melissa R. Franklin, Pritzker Fellow, First 5 LA

Dr. Barbara Ferrer Director, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health

Soumya Karlamangla Health Reporter, Los Angeles Times

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Art of the Follow-Up: Perfecting Your Interview Style

Art of the Follow-Up: Perfecting Your Interview Style

Every journalist has their own way of getting what they need out of sources. Discover best practices for getting the most out of your interviews, with one of NPR’s very finest talents and fan-favorites.

Speaker: Sam Sanders, Host, It’s Been A Minute with Sam Sanders

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Art of the Follow-Up: Perfecting Your Interview Style

Every journalist has their own way of getting what they need out of sources. Discover best practices for getting the most out of your interviews, with one of NPR’s very finest talents and fan-favorites.

Speaker: Sam Sanders, Host, It’s Been A Minute with Sam Sanders

Mic Check: Radio 101 Is This Thing On?

Mic Check: Radio 101 Is This Thing On?

Powered by Entercom Los Angeles

Learn radio from a Los Angeles radio icon. From years as a talent at Power 106 to now being the Music Director at Entercom’s 97.1 AMP Radio, Ortiz’s insight into radio will give you the perspective you need to bring your personality forward, how to be more than a voice and maximize a career behind the mic.

Speaker: Yesi Ortiz, Music Director, 97.1 AMP Radio

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Mic Check: Radio 101 Is This Thing On?

Powered by Entercom Los Angeles

Learn radio from a Los Angeles radio icon. From years as a talent at Power 106 to now being the Music Director at Entercom’s 97.1 AMP Radio, Ortiz’s insight into radio will give you the perspective you need to bring your personality forward, how to be more than a voice and maximize a career behind the mic.

Speaker: Yesi Ortiz, Music Director, 97.1 AMP Radio

Moving From Practice to Teaching

Moving From Practice to Teaching

Learn strategies for landing a part-time or full-time journalism teaching job, plus the challenges you might anticipate, based on the experiences of two journalism professors who once made the transition themselves.

Speakers:

Sharyn Obsatz, Professor, Santa Monica College

Lisa Pecot-Hébert, Director of Graduate Journalism, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

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Moving From Practice to Teaching

Moving From Practice to Teaching

Learn strategies for landing a part-time or full-time journalism teaching job, plus the challenges you might anticipate, based on the experiences of two journalism professors who once made the transition themselves.

Speakers:

Sharyn Obsatz, Professor, Santa Monica College

Lisa Pecot-Hébert, Director of Graduate Journalism, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Write a Book, Build Your Brand, Change the World!

Write a Book, Build Your Brand, Change the World!

Everyone may have a book (or two...or ten) inside of them that can change the world, one page at a time. In this workshop learn invaluable information about the book publishing process and figure out what your "best book" is, while getting tips on how to get it written and into readers' hands.

Speaker: Nancy Redd, Multimedia Journalist, Best-selling author

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Way More Than Search: Google Tools

A Society of Professional Journalists and Google News Initiative Workshop

You think you know, but you have no idea. There are myriad ways that Google is here to help in sourcing information, filing stories, and publishing them to be seen by the masses. Learn the things you never knew Google can do for you

Speaker: Amara Aguilar, Digital journalism assoc. professor, USC Annenberg

Breaking News From the Desk: An Anchors’ Workshop

Breaking News From the Desk: An Anchors’ Workshop

An RSVP-Only Workshop

If you’re aiming toward the anchor desk, this is a very special opportunity to learn what makes a great anchor — directly from the pros you see on the air every day. Join Los Angeles’ network news anchors in a live, working studio environment.

*Note: This is a private workshop that requires attendees to pre-register for it. It will be limited to no more than 10 attendees at a time.

Speakers:

Pat Harvey, News Anchor, CBS2

Chris Schauble, Anchor, KTLA 5

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Breaking News From the Desk: An Anchors’ Workshop

An RSVP-Only Workshop

If you’re aiming toward the anchor desk, this is a very special opportunity to learn what makes a great anchor — directly from the pros you see on the air every day. Join Los Angeles’ network news anchors in a live, working studio environment.

*Note: This is a private workshop that requires attendees to pre-register for it. It will be limited to no more than 10 attendees at a time.

Speakers:

Pat Harvey, News Anchor, CBS2

Chris Schauble, Anchor, KTLA 5

Managing Brands Through Issues and Crises

Managing Brands Through Issues and Crises

Powered by the Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles

Olivia Pope isn’t just a television character! Learn how to establish a strategic plan and get in front of an issue before it becomes a crisis from those who are real-life “fixers” everyday.

Speakers:

Wesley Mallette, UC Riverside Athletics

Ashley Blackwood, The Sports Publicist

Holly Baird, Sitrick and Company

Dwight Harvey II, Sunshine Sachs (moderator)

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Managing Brands Through Issues and Crises

Powered by the Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles

Olivia Pope isn’t just a television character! Learn how to establish a strategic plan and get in front of an issue before it becomes a crisis from those who are real-life “fixers” everyday.

Speakers:

Wesley Mallette, UC Riverside Athletics

Ashley Blackwood, The Sports Publicist

Holly Baird, Sitrick and Company

Dwight Harvey II, Sunshine Sachs (moderator)


4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

‘To Whom Much Is Given, Much Is Required’: Transitioning into Leadership

‘To Whom Much Is Given, Much Is Required’: Transitioning into Leadership

While hiring more journalists of color to report on our communities is important, we also need them in leadership roles. For those interested in more newsroom responsibilities, this workshop focuses on how to confidently ready yourself and make the transition into management.

Speakers:

Marcus Smith, Executive Producer, KTLA 5 Morning News

Renee Washington, Vice President of News, NBC4

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‘To Whom Much Is Given, Much Is Required’: Transitioning into Leadership

While hiring more journalists of color to report on our communities is important, we also need them in leadership roles. For those interested in more newsroom responsibilities, this workshop focuses on how to confidently ready yourself and make the transition into management.

Speakers:

Marcus Smith, Executive Producer, KTLA 5 Morning News

Renee Washington, Vice President of News, NBC4

Finding your people: Audience Engagement Strategies

Finding your people: Audience Engagement Strategies

Cutting through the clutter of the internet takes skill and finesse. Learn what tools, approaches, and best practices the Los Angeles Times uses for identifying an audience and getting stories in front of them.

Speakers:

Diya Chacko and Adriana Lacy, Audience Engagement Editors, Los Angeles Times

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Finding your people: Audience Engagement Strategies

Cutting through the clutter of the internet takes skill and finesse. Learn what tools, approaches, and best practices the Los Angeles Times uses for identifying an audience and getting stories in front of them.

Speakers:

Diya Chacko and Adriana Lacy, Audience Engagement Editors, Los Angeles Times

Undercovered: Finding Diverse Sources and Stories

Undercovered: Finding Diverse Sources and Stories

Strategies for finding stories about undercovered communities and getting the support of editors to tell those stories. Attendees are encouraged to bring ideas and examples of stories they want to tell or had difficulty telling.

Speakers:

Traci Lee, Former Managing Editor of NBC Asian America, USC Journalism Fellow

Charles Lam, Former Deputy Editor of NBC Asian America

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Undercovered: Finding Diverse Sources and Stories

Undercovered: Finding Diverse Sources and Stories

Strategies for finding stories about undercovered communities and getting the support of editors to tell those stories. Attendees are encouraged to bring ideas and examples of stories they want to tell or had difficulty telling.

Speakers:

Traci Lee, Former Managing Editor of NBC Asian America, USC Journalism Fellow

Charles Lam, Former Deputy Editor of NBC Asian America

Cracking the Code: Becoming an Investigative Reporter

Cracking the Code: Becoming an Investigative Reporter

Investigative reporting is a skill that requires insight into not only getting the goods but telling the story in a way that is illuminating. Learn how to find the leads, get the information, and make a difference with enterprise reporting.

Speakers:

Randy Mac, Consumer Investigative Reporter, NBC4

Adam Elmahrek, Staff Writer, Los Angeles Times

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Cracking the Code: Becoming an Investigative Reporter

Investigative reporting is a skill that requires insight into not only getting the goods but telling the story in a way that is illuminating. Learn how to find the leads, get the information, and make a difference with enterprise reporting.

Speakers:

Randy Mac, Consumer Investigative Reporter, NBC4

Adam Elmahrek, Staff Writer, Los Angeles Times

Publicists and Black Media: Building Great Relationships

Publicists and Black Media: Building Great Relationships

Powered by the Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles

Black public relations professionals and Black reporters, writers, and correspondents share common experiences. The panelists have navigated those waters with ease finding power in great relationships on either side of the velvet rope.

Speakers:

Leshelle Sargent, Warner Bros. Television

Jasmine Simpkins, HLN, HipHollywood.com

Jamal Finkley, BlackTree TV

Juliana J. Bolden, Hollywood Post (moderator)

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Publicists and Black Media: Building Great Relationships

Powered by the Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles

Black public relations professionals and Black reporters, writers, and correspondents share common experiences. The panelists have navigated those waters with ease finding power in great relationships on either side of the velvet rope.

Speakers:

Leshelle Sargent, Warner Bros. Television

Jasmine Simpkins, HLN, HipHollywood.com

Jamal Finkley, BlackTree TV

Juliana J. Bolden, Hollywood Post (moderator)

How To Secure Premier Press Coverage in a Crowded Market

How To Secure Premier Press Coverage in a Crowded Market

Powered by the Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles

The media landscape is growing increasingly competitive. Panelists will discuss the hurdles facing Black PR professionals seeking “top-tier” coverage for their brands, products, and film and television projects — and how to overcome them.

Speakers:

Jessica Wilson, Fox

James Ward III, OWN

Casimir Spencer, The MRKT

Myles Worthington, Netflix

Shawn Smith, Warner Bros. (moderator)

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How To Secure Premier Press Coverage in a Crowded Market

Powered by the Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles

The media landscape is growing increasingly competitive. Panelists will discuss the hurdles facing Black PR professionals seeking “top-tier” coverage for their brands, products, and film and television projects — and how to overcome them.

Speakers:

Jessica Wilson, Fox

James Ward III, OWN

Casimir Spencer, The MRKT

Myles Worthington, Netflix

Shawn Smith, Warner Bros. (moderator)

Stepping Out: Creating Your Own Lane

Stepping Out: Creating Your Own Lane

With new technologies being developed everyday, you’ve got more power than ever before to craft and shape your career. Get insight on using innovation to create a unique and rewarding career path you never imagined..

Speaker: Jay Connor, Staff Writer, The Root and Extraordinary Negroes Podcast

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Stepping Out: Creating Your Own Lane

With new technologies being developed everyday, you’ve got more power than ever before to craft and shape your career. Get insight on using innovation to create a unique and rewarding career path you never imagined..

Speaker: Jay Connor, Staff Writer, The Root and Extraordinary Negroes Podcast


5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Keynote

Priceless Publicity Gems with Phylicia Fant

Keynote

Priceless Publicity Gems with Phylicia Fant

Powered by the Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles

A fireside chat with award-winning communications professional Phylicia Fant and Latashia DeVeaux, BPRS-LA VP and Viacom talent relations/PR consultant.

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Closing Keynote: Priceless Publicity Gems with Phylicia Fant

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A fireside chat with award-winning communications professional Phylicia Fant and Latashia DeVeaux, BPRS-LA VP and Viacom talent relations/PR consultant.