SPJ21 is a premier gathering of highly engaged journalists working in all forms of media. The conference offers renowned speakers, hands-on workshops, plenary sessions, breakout sessions, networking opportunities, an expo, award presentations, banquets, receptions, tours and much more.
This years hybrid conference is Sept. 2-4. Nearly 1,000 journalists, news producers, editors, bloggers, photographers, students and other media professionals will gather both in our host city of New Orleans or online via our virtual platform to learn about journalism and media trends, new digital tools, emerging technologies, career opportunities and more. We will take deep dives into topics like tools for investigative journalism and newsroom diversity as well as covering hot button issues like immigration and healthcare. The conference will provide job seekers and recruiters a place to network and explore new opportunities.
Exhibitors will have the rare opportunity to connect in-person and virtually with all walks of the journalism community while broadly promoting their brand.