Entrepreneurial Journalism Educators Summit

Come share ideas, needs, and lessons learned with the best in the business of  training media entrepreneurs -- you and your peers. Check out the Schedule, below. Sign up for the lightning round.  Read the invite from Jeff Jarvis and Jeremy Caplan. Questions? Contact  Hal Straus , 202-415-9458 .

Graduate School of Journalism, CUNY
219 W. 40th St.
LOCATION TBD
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July
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Schedule

8:30 AM

Registration: Signup to give "lightning round" presentations (or sign up in advance).

9:30 AM

Welcome: Sarah Bartlett, Dean, City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism; Jeff Jarvis, Director, Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism; Jeremy Caplan, Director of Education, Tow-Knight Center.

9:45 AM

Keynote:  Teaching entrepreneurship -- Entrepreneurial Thought and Action.  Elizabeth Thornton, Professor of Management Practice, Babson Executive Education and Adjunct Lecturer in Entrepreneurship, Babson College . 

10:45 AM

Best practices in entrepreneurial journalism education: "lightning round" presentations by conference participants on what's working, followed by discussion. Moderator: Jeremy Caplan.

12:15 PM

Lunch

1:15 PM

Reality Check: Recent grads discuss how entrepreneurship training has helped them (or not) in the real world. Moderator: Lori Robinson, Content and Outreach Manager, Tow-Knight Center.


1:45 PM

Issues and concerns in entrepreneurial journalism education: "lightning round" presentations by conference participants on challenges we face, followed by discussion. Moderator: Carrie Brown, Associate Professor, University of Memphis.


3:15 PM

Tool talk: New production, distribution, workflow, and sales technologies that you and media entrepreneurs need to check out today (including your favorites). Moderator: Dan Gillmor, Professor of Practice, Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Arizona State University.

4:00 PM

Wrapup: What we heard, next steps, & opportunities for collaboration. Moderator: Jeff Jarvis.


5:00 PM

Reception


219 W 40th St
New York, NY
10018

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