*Times and program details subject to change

Wednesday, July 10

FPF Derek Dunn-Rankin Leadership Institute
10:00 am 4:30 pm

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Thursday, July 11

Registration Desk Open
9:00 am 6:00 pm | Royal Ballroom
Exhibit Hall Open
11:00 am 7:00 pm | Royal Ballroom

 

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  • FSNE Board Meeting

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  • FSNE Installation of Officers and Annual Meeting

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  • FSNE Awards Luncheon

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    2019 Parker Thomson Media Awards
    Keynote Speaker: Selene San Felice, Capital Gazette, Annapolis

  • Dessert with Exhibitors

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  • Storytelling in the Mobile First Age

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    A close look at how newsrooms that want to be mobile first manage their workflow, and how we create, write, edit and design for mobile.
    Keynote speaker: Dr. Mario R. Garcia, CEO/Founder, Garcia Media

  • It's the Golden Age of Audio Journalism

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    How to turn up the volume on your digital storytelling
    John Torres, News Columnist/Podcaster, Florida Today; David Schutz, Director of Content, South Florida Sun Sentinel; Rob Connelly, Director of Digital Audio, GateHouse Media

  • Hurricane Michael: Stories from the Storm Front

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    Under horrible conditions, both personal and professional, how these journalists served their devastated communities.
    Panelists: Mike Cazalas, Regional Editor, Panama City News Herald; Patti Blake, Chief Photographer, Panama City News Herald; Jason Blakeney, Executive Editor, Northwest Florida Daily News; Tom McLaughlin, Investigative Reporter, Northwest Florida Daily News

  • Reception

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    Silent Auction, Exhibit Hall Passport Drawing

  • Dine Around

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Friday, July 12

Registration Desk Open
7:30 am 7:00 pm | Royal Ballroom
Exhibit Hall Open
7:30 am 2:30 pm | Royal Ballroom

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  • Medical Marijuana and CBD Advertising

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    New ad opportunity or risky business? Two of Florida’s premier media attorneys discuss the highs and lows of MM and CBD advertising.
    Sam Morley, General Counsel, Florida Press Association; Susan Tillotson Bunch, Partner, Thomas & LoCicero PL

  • Combined session: The Revenue and Content Connection

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    How advertising & content teams work together creating better content for readers and more revenue for media
    Bruce Faulmann, Tampa Bay Times; Bill Barker, USA Today Network; Roger Simmons, Orlando Sentinel; Debbie Bates Schrott, Bates Creative. Moderated by Dean Ridings, Intersect Media Solutions
    Friend of NIE Presentation

  • Best New Revenue Ideas

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    Glen Nickerson moderates a panel of publishers who discuss their best revenue ideas of the past year.
    Panelists: Dan Autrey, Publisher and President, Tampa Bay Newspapers; Sandi Kemp, Publisher, Navarre Press; Moderator: Glen Nickerson, Publisher, Sun Coast Media Group

  • FPA Awards Luncheon

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    Hall of Fame, FPF leadership class graduation, Officer installation

  • Dessert with Exhibitors

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  • FPF Board of Trustees

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  • Medical Marijuana and CBD Advertising

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    New ad opportunity or risky business? Two of Florida’s premier media attorneys discuss the highs and lows of MM and CBD advertising.
    Sam Morley, General Counsel, Florida Press Association; Susan Tillotson Bunch, Partner, Thomas & LoCicero PL

  • Combined session: The Revenue and Content Connection

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    How advertising & content teams work together creating better content for readers and more revenue for media
    Bruce Faulmann, Tampa Bay Times; Bill Barker, USA Today Network; Roger Simmons, Orlando Sentinel; Debbie Bates Schrott, Bates Creative. Moderated by Dean Ridings, Intersect Media Solutions
    Friend of NIE Presentation

  • Campaign 2020

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    Let’s talk Florida’s super swing state status . . . and a busy upcoming season at Mar-a-Lago.
    Panelists: Christine Stapleton, Investigative Reporter, Palm Beach Post; Pati Mazzei, Miami Bureau Chief, The New York Times; Steve Contorno, Political Editor, Tampa Bay Times; Moderator: Katie Sanders, Managing Editor, PolitiFact

  • Investigative Impact

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    Award-winning journalists discuss how to prioritize and deliver projects that make a difference.
    Panelists: Megan O’Matz, News Reporter, Sun-Sentinel; Nick Nehamas, Investigative Reporter, Miami Herald; Jeff Burlew, Investigative Reporter, Tallahassee Democrat; Adam Playford, Deputy Editor, Investigations, Tampa Bay Times; Moderator: Randy Roguski, Metro Editor, Sun-Sentinel

  • Lunch with Exhibitors

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  • Dessert with Exhibitors

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- Track 4 / Other -

  • Breakfast

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  • Combined session: The Revenue and Content Connection

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    How advertising & content teams work together creating better content for readers and more revenue for media
    Bruce Faulmann, Tampa Bay Times; Bill Barker, USA Today Network; Roger Simmons, Orlando Sentinel; Debbie Bates Schrott, Bates Creative. Moderated by Dean Ridings, Intersect Media Solutions
    Friend of NIE Presentation

  • Creating Good Design

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    Debbie’s visionary perspective on cutting edge design initiatives guides her Bates Creative team as growing thought leaders in the media landscape.
    Debbie Bates-Schrott, CEO/Founder, Bates Creative

  • The Methodology of Improving Your Presentation

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    Skills to accelerate your customer’s ROI. Peter will discuss what’s needed for improving the customer’s return on investment and the role it plays in the sales process.
    Speaker: Peter Lamb, CEO, Lamb Consulting

  • Lunch with Exhibitors

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  • Perspectives: A Sustainable Business Model

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    How a new publisher survived their first year and how a decades old publisher continues to thrive
    David Denor, Publisher, Florida Trend; Jamie Rich, Founder, Flamingo Magazine

  • Dessert with Exhibitors

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  • Charlie Award Winners

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    Past award winners share their secrets
    Panelists: Anne Millage, Editor-in-Chief, Internal Auditor Magazine; Melanie Smit, Creative Director, Lifestyle Media Group; Moderator: Jacki Levine, Editor, Florida Humanities Council

  • Break

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  • FMA/MAGS Discussion

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  • Charlie Awards Reception

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  • Charlie Awards Gala

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