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 Tuesday, August 6
 
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Student Press Office
 
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    JSHOP | Powered by Knight Foundation & MGM Resorts
 
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM    Student Multimedia Projects
 
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM    NABJ Board of Directors Meeting
 
 Wednesday, August 7
 
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Career Fair & Exhibit Hall Set-up
 
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM    Registration (Open)
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Covering Campaign 2020
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Crafting a Winning Pitch: How to Get Grants to Fund Deep-Dive Reporting Projects
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Creating A Viral Headline
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Navigating the Merging Lanes of the LGBTQ Community and Sports
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    The Art of Sideline Reporting for the Game: Finding and Delivering the Best Stories
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Training Day: Accuracy, Accuracy, Accuracy - Get it Right the First Time
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    When PR has a Purpose
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Writing Questions and Choosing Great Characters
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Innovation Bubble: Fighting Fake News and Misinformation: What Journalists Can Do | Powered by Automattic, Inc./WordPress.com
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Chapter Day
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Innovation Bubble: TV + Digital Synergy: How to Flip the Workflow & Multi-Screen Experiences | Powered by Automattic, Inc./WordPress.com
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Agent of Change: Deciding Whether an Agent is Right for You
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Battle in the Booth: A Comprehensive Approach to Managing Changes in the Booth and Communicating Effectively
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Connecting with Your Audience in an Era of Fake News and Media Distrust
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Embracing Technology: Cameras, Satellites and Drones
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    How Young Journalists Can Cover the World
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    MLB Workshop | Powered by MLB
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    The New Civil Rights Fight: Reporting on the Impact of Climate Change in Black Communities
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Training Day: Career Fair 101
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    We're Hiring! Find Your Professional Purpose in Public Media
 
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM    NPR Workshop
 
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM    Innovation Bubble: Gear-a-thon | Powered by Automattic, Inc./WordPress.com
 
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM    Training Day: Keys to Secure a Job On Air
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Journey to Your Wildest Dreams Luncheon | Powered by Toyota
 
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Career Fair & Exhibits (Open)
 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Innovation Bubble: How Artificial Intelligence is Flipping the Script | Powered by Automattic, Inc./WordPress.com
 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Innovation Bubble: The Power of LinkedIn for Journalists and Media-Related Professionals | Powered by Automattic, Inc./WordPress.com
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Being Black in the C-Suite of Sports: Learning How to Navigate the Corporate Waters
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    How to Know When it's Time to Bounce
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Raising Diversity Issues Without Burning Down the Place
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Surviving the Storm Coverage
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    The Need for Bringing Diversity into Tech Reporting
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Things I Wish I'd Known Before Launching My Media Setup | Powered by Knight Foundation
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Training Day: Branding in a Social Media World
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Understanding Multimedia Applications in the Age of Social Media
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Unleash Your Girl Power: How to Master Influence in the Newsroom
 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Becoming the CEO of Live Video: How to Connect and Engage Automatically with Live Video | Powered by Automattic, Inc./WordPress.com
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    Be The Match
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    Beyond Abstinence Only: Project Joycelyn Offers Reality Layered with Prevention | Powered by Trojan
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    Free Apps for Upping Your Social Media Game
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    Keep That Same Energy: How to Use Multimedia to Own Your Storytelling and Narrative
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    Training Day: Ready to Work - Pitches, Resumes & Portfolios
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Region I Caucus Meeting
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Region II Caucus Meeting
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Region III Caucus Meeting
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Region IV Caucus Meeting
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Opening Ceremony | Powered by The Walton Family Foundation and Coca-Cola
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM    Welcome Reception | Powered by Disney
 
 Thursday, August 8
 
7:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Sports Task Force Mentor Breakfast | Powered by ESPN
 
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM    Registration (Open)
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    5G Technology: The Impact on Journalism | Powered by Verizon Media
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Digitally Distinct: Differentiating Your Broadcast Content on Every Platform
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    How Did We Get Here? What Attacks on Reproductive Health Care Mean for Black Women in 2020 and Beyond | Powered by Planned Parenthood Federation of Am
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Managing Your Come Up: How to Navigate Your New Position When it Comes to Your Personal, Professional and Financial Life
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Producing 101
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    She Who Holds the Pen | Powered by ESPN
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    The News Director Will See You
 
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Disney 4-Hour Workshop | Powered by Disney
 
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Facebook Journalism Project: Facebook and Instagram Story School | Powered by Facebook
 
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    NBCUniversity | Powered by NBCUniversal
 
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM    Authors Showcase & Bookstore
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Innovation Bubble: Google Tools for News | Powered by Automattic Inc./WordPress.com
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Newsmaker Plenary | Powered by Google
 
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM    Career Fair & Exhibits (Open)
 
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM    Disney Meeting Room | Powered by Disney
 
10:00 AM - 3:30 AM    Ida B. Wells Society Investigative Reporting Workshop | Powered by the Ida B. Wells Society of Investigative Reporting and Knight Foundation
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    CNBC: Business News Associate Workshop | Powered by CNBC
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Copyright and Digital Media | Powered by Media Law Resource Center
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    The Collateral Costs of Long-Term Probation | Powered by Pew Charitable Trusts
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Wisdom & Wealth: Creating a Path to Financial Success and Leaving a Legacy | Powered by Wells Fargo
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Disney 4-Hour Workshop | Powered by Disney
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Multimedia Reporting with Fox News - Boot Camp | Powered by Fox News
 
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM    Better Data for Better Health: A Journalist's Workshop, Powered by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM    American Medical Association Workshop | Powered by American Medical Association
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    #StandWithBlackWomen: Telling Stories About Black Women and Girls in the ‘Me Too’ Era
 
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM    Authors Showcase I: How to Pitch Your Book and Get Published
 
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM    Bull and Beers - Taking Fear out of Financial Reporting | Powered by The Wall Street Journal
 
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM    Social Justice Journalism – From Cocaine to Opioids: The Impact of Addiction on Children and Reporting
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Black is the New Black: Redefining Power & Influence in Media | Powered by Conde Nast
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Luncheon
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Condé Nast Luncheon
 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Innovation Bubble: Getting to the Money - Breaking into Audio and Podcasting | Powered by Automattic, Inc./WordPress.com
 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Innovation Bubble: Google Tools for News | Powered by Automattic, Inc./WordPress.com
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    A Conversation with Tracey Martin - Black Male Media Project | Powered by TEGNA Foundation and Procter & Gamble
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Media Law in the Time of Trump: Are First Amendment Freedoms in Danger? | Powered by Media Law Resource Center
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Meet the NABJ Founders
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Shaping the Future One Story at a Time: 2020 Census News Coverage | Powered by Census 2020
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Walton Foundation Masterclass Plenary | Powered by the Walton Family Foundation
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    'The Kitchen' Movie Screening | Powered by Warner Bros. Pictures
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    CNN Half-day Workshop | Powered by CNN
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Facebook Journalism Project: Facebook and Instagram Story School | Powered by Facebook
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Fox Sports Debate Lab | Powered by FOX News
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    NABJ Elections: Candidates' Debate
 
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Authors Showcase II
 
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM    CNN Half-day Workshop | Powered by CNN
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Innovation Bubble: Getting Started with WordPress | Powered by Automattic, Inc./WordPress.com
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    Breaking into Data Journalism: Find the Story Behind the Numbers
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    Libel and Invasion of Privacy | Powered by Media Law Resource Center
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    The Interaction of Gaming, Technology and Racing as Related to Access and Involvement of Diverse Youth in Motorsports | Powered by NASCAR
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    The Visual Task Force Presents Multimedia Tools, Tips and Techniques | Powered by Sony
 
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM    U.S. Presidential Candidates Forum
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    TEGNA Reception
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Verizon Media Reception | Powered by Verizon Media
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Sherman's Showcase | Powered by IFC
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Morgan State University and The Wall Street Journal Reception
 
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM    President's Reception
 
 Friday, August 9
 
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM    Registration (Open)
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    NBCUniversal Breakfast
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    SAG AFTRA Workshop | Powered by SAG AFTRA
 
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Twitter Breakfast | Powered by Twitter
 
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM    NABJ Business Meeting
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    NBC Sports: Here You can Go for the Gold | Powered by NBCUniversal
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Authors Showcase III
 
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM    Career Fair & Exhibits (Open)
 
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM    Disney Meeting Room | Powered by Disney
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    The Game Beyond the Game: The Intersection of Sports and Music-Culture | Powered by Turner Sports
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Uber Workshop with Tony West | Powered by Uber
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    A Seat at the Table with FOX | Powered by FOX News
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Innovation Bubble: Growing with WordPress | Powered by Automattic, Inc./WordPress.com
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Annie E. Casey Foundation Luncheon
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Hall of Fame Luncheon | Powered by AARP (Ticket Required)
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    NFL Luncheon
 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Authors Showcase IV
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Business Journalism Needs Black Journalism | Powered by Bloomberg
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Equal Pay: Getting Your Fair Share
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Keeping it Reel on Twitter
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Over the Top: How OTT and Digital Content are Transforming Journalism
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Pay Equity Workshop
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Shoot Your Shot Masterclass | Powered by Bleacher Report and Turner Sports
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Speaking the Truth to Power While Staying True to Yourself, a Discussion with Erica Cobb and Al Jackson, hosts of Daily Blast Live | Powered by TEGNA
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Unconventional Career Pathing: How to Pivot into the Role You Want | Powered by FOX News
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    W.E.B. Du Bois Plenary
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Get Paid: Building a Subscription-Based News Service
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Innovation Bubble: Get Paid: Building a Subscription-Based News Service | Powered by Automattic Inc./WordPress.com
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Maintaining Mental Health on the Job
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    Balancing Act: Is it Possible to Have it All? - Top TV Talent Weigh-in on How to Make Your Professional and Personal Lives Work in Harmony
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    Culture Pitching 101 | Powered by VICE
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    How Can I Break into Entertainment News? Top Entertainment Journalists Answer Your Questions and Share What it's Really Like to Cover Their Beat
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    These Black Millennials are Killing it: How They Got Here?
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    TV One, Sister Circle | Powered by TV One
 
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Growing Up Hip-Hop: Clips & Conversation | Powered by WEtv
 
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM    JSHOP Closing Reception
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    U.S. Presidential Candidates Forum
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Sam Lacy Sports Pioneer Awards | Powered by MLB
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    LGBTQ Reception
 
7:30 PM - 8:00 PM    NABJ Elections Press Conference
 
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM    Arts & Entertainment Reception | Powered by Netflix
 
9:00 PM - 2:30 AM    Sports Task Force Scholarship Jam | Powered by Turner Sports, ESPN and NASCAR
 
 Saturday, August 10
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Africa, Asia, Middle East, Latin America...NABJ Expands It's Global Footprint
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Building Confidence While Navigating Office Politics
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Change the Conversation: How to Get More Black Journalists into News Management
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Glam-squad Tips with CBS News
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Mama & Daddy on Deadline: How to Juggle the Demands of Parenting with a Journalism Career
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Producing Doc-Style Content at Breaking News Speed
 
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM    The Makeover: Transitioning Careers
 
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM    The Editing Suite 101
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Registration (Open)
 
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM    Authors Showcase & Bookstore
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Clemency I New Film starring Alfre Woodard
 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Authors Showcase V
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Fair Housing 50 Years Later
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Jussie Smollett and Justin Fairfax: How to Use PR to Manage a High-Profile Crisis
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Make $100,000 by Age 35: Pursue a Business Journalism Career
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Natural Hair and Reporting
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    So You Want To Break into Scripted Television Writing?
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    The Recipe: How to Whip Up a Career as a Black Food Writer
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Why Are We Broke? Urban Legend vs. Reality | Powered by OneUnited Bank
 
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Visual Task Force Photo Auction and Reception | Powered by Sony and OneUnited Bank
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Paradise Discovered: The Unbreakable Virgin Islanders | Powered by U.S. Virgin Islands and Tourism
 
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM    Political Journalism Task Force Meeting
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Cast of Greenleaf Screening | Powered by OWN
 
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM    Broadcast Task Force Meeting
 
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM    LGBTQ Task Force Meeting
 
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM    Media-Related Professionals Task Force Meeting
 
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM    NABJ Digital Journalism Task Force Meeting
 
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM    Print Task Force Meeting
 
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM    Young Black Journalists Task Force Meeting
 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Visual Task Force Meeting
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    A Conversation with Mo'ne Davis | Powered by Sports Illustrated
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    IRE Workshop
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    U.S. Virgin Islands of Tourism Workshop | Powered by U.S. Virgin Island of Tourism
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Get Real with Diabetes: A Conversation with Anthony Anderson | Powered by Nova Nordisk
 
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Brian Banks Screening | Powered by Liquid Soul
 
2:45 PM - 4:45 PM    Sports Task Force Meeting
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM    The Athletic Workshop | Powered by The Athletic
 
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Wu-Tang | Powered by Hulu
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Salute to Excellence Awards Reception | Powered by FedEx (Ticket Required)
 
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM    Salute to Excellence Overflow Room | Powered by FedEx (Ticket Required)
 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    BET Screening | Powered by BET
 
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM    Salute to Excellence Awards & Dinner Gala | Powered by FedEx (Ticket Required)
 
10:00 PM - 2:00 AM    #NABJ20 D.C. Kick-off Party
 
 Sunday, August 11
 
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Gospel Brunch | Powered by Malaco Records (Ticket Required)
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    NABJ Board of Directors Meeting

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