The public radio audience has demonstrated its strong attachment to on-demand audio. Local stations are figuring out how to leverage this opportunity. The seven stations in the CPB funded Project Catapult will walk you through their process and what they’ve learned about how to expand their remit and meaningfully engage in this space.
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Join attorneys from the firm Garvey Schubert Barer for a lively discussion of some of the rewards and perils of intellectual property rights.
This session offers concrete strategies to ensure your station is on the radar screen when people are in the mood for classical music. This session is produced in partnership with Classical Music Rising.
In this session, Eric Nuzum shares techniques he has used at NPR and Audible to focus and motivate managers and teams to do their best work.
The Public Media Futures Forum is collaborating with Current to collect a library of "Local that Works" case studies and model projects. Together, they are sponsoring a national competition to find and reward the best new ideas. This session will present some of the breakthrough cases they have identified.
Has your station established contingency plans for a variety of natural disasters, mass casualty incidents, active shooter situations, accidents and circumstances that may require your staff to evacuate your building? Learn from the people who have led teams through these situations - in small and large shops.
The show has been showered with praise over the years, from your listeners to former President Barack Obama, who awarded Terry a 2015 National Humanities Medal. At this lunch the tables will be turned. NPR’s Sam Sanders, host of the new radio show It’s Been a Minute, will interview Terry about her career and her connection with her guests.
Join us for a lunch conversation with host David Brancaccio and BBC’s Anu Anand, the new host of this reshaped first feed. Marketplace’s Molly Wood will talk with them about how Marketplace Morning Report from BBC World Service will expand the scope and insight of economic news and trends for U.S. audiences, and why it’s essential to understanding our rapidly changing world.
PRI's flagship daily news programs, PRI’s The World® and The Takeaway are committed to working with stations and visiting communities large and small across the U.S., connecting with people who may think public radio isn't for them. Innovation Hub host Kara Miller will moderate a conversation with Arwa Gunja, executive producer of The Takeaway, Rachel Hubbard, Associate Director and General Manager of KOSU/Oklahoma City, and Jason Margolis, Reporter for PRI’s The World® about building bridges across social and political divides.
Pre-conference Sessions: August 18 - 20, 2018
Conference: August 20 - 23, 2018
Single Occupancy Rate: $189.00