BREAKING NEWS! Elizabeth Vargas of ABC News to keynote 24th annual New York Press Club Foundation Conference on Journalism, October 29 at NYU from 8:30 a.m until 2:30 p.m.
Elizabeth Vargas is an award-winning ABC News anchor. She has traveled the world covering breaking news stories, reporting in-depth investigations, and conducting newsmaker interviews. She is currently the co-anchor of “20/20”. Vargas is also the author of “Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction” released in 2016.
The opening Plenary session will focus on the 2016 Presidential election: What are the unique challenges political reporters face this election season? How do we manage independent fact-checking?
In the first round of the breakout sessions we will delve into topics that most journalists are discussing. You will be able to choose between Millennials and the Media, Conflict/War Reporting and Covering Sports in a Digital Age.
During our second breakout session we will go digital. Choose between Podcasting, Food Writing in a Digital Age or digital Media: Keeping it Legal.
We hope to see you at the conference as we discuss some of the hottest topics facing journalists today.
Please sign up on the website at www.nypressclub.org As always registration includes a continental breakfast and a hot buffet lunch.
Looking forward to an amazing conference.