SABEW17 to Focus on Future of Business News

PHOENIX--()--The Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) will meet in Seattle on April 27-29 to focus on the future of business news. The conference program features big ideas and Ted-style talks, hands-on skills development, and more time for member networking. Attendees will go back to their newsrooms with plenty to use and share.

SABEW17 Sessions

  • A Conversation with Michael Shane: Innovating in the Age of Platforms
  • Guess What? People in Their 20s and 30s Love Business News
  • 3D Printing: The Future of Manufacturing
  • Content + Coffee: Storytelling Lessons from One of the World’s Top Brands
  • When a Businessman Becomes President: Covering Trump
  • Personal Finance for the Uber Generation
  • Creating Effective Infographics When Words Are Your Jam
  • CNBC Makes It Happen
  • How Drawing Pictures Can Make You a Better Journalist
  • You’d Better Know Your Audience: Lessons from CNNMoney’s War Room
  • Robots Will Change Your Newsroom: Are You Ready?
  • How to Shoot Excellent – and Easily Shareable – Video
  • Smart Search to Drive Stories
  • The Magic of Millennials
  • Virtual Reality: 360 in Your Business Reporting
  • Why InfoSec Should Be Your Favorite New Buzzword
  • That Sound You Hear is a Drone
  • Diving Deep into Data Visualization
  • The Business of News: Successful Startups Talk Shop
  • Red Flags and Hidden Gems in Financial Documents
  • Your First Job: Where to Look, What to Say, How to Stand Out

Evening Festivities

  • Thursday, April 27 – The Future of Business News Welcome Reception at The Seattle Times, sponsored by the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism.
  • Friday, April 28 – The Future of Business News Networking Reception at The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, sponsored by Reuters.
  • Saturday, April 29 – Best in Business Awards Reception sponsored by B2BCFO.
  • Saturday, April 29 – Best in Business Dinner and Award Ceremony sponsored by Bloomberg News.

Featured Speakers

  • Lawrence Ingrassia, managing editor, Los Angeles Times
  • Timothy L. O’Brien, executive editor, Bloomberg Gadfly and Bloomberg View
  • Michael Shane, global head of digital innovation, Bloomberg LP
  • Jon Steinberg, founder and CEO, Cheddar TV
  • Leezel Tanglao, assistant managing editor of programming, CNNMoney
  • Jay Yarrow, digital executive editor, CNBC
  • Jenna Goudreau, managing editor, CNBC Make It
  • Sally French, social media editor and drone reporter, MarketWatch
  • Reg Chua, executive editor, Editorial Operations, Data and Innovation, Reuters
  • Marilyn Geewax, senior business news editor, National Public Radio
  • Lisa Gibbs, global business editor, Associated Press
  • Craig Douglas, director, editorial data and analysis, ACBJ
  • Aki Ito, digital technology editor, Bloomberg
  • Rajiv Chandrasekaran, senior vice president, Public Affairs, Starbucks
  • Olivia Martin, digital security fellow, Freedom of the Press Foundation

To purchase a full conference registration, day passes or tickets to evening events go to sabew17.sched.com.

Contacts

SABEW
Crystal Beasley, 602-496-5188
cbeasley@sabew.org

Contacts

SABEW
Crystal Beasley, 602-496-5188
cbeasley@sabew.org