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Join us at ONA19 for inspiring conversations about the latest trends and best practices in digital media; interactive exhibits to explore new tools; opportunities to connect with influencers, peers and emerging talent; and much more!

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Conference News

Explore the Journalism 360 Immersive Storytelling Festival

We’re thrilled to bring you the third annual Journalism 360 Immersive Storytelling Festival during ONA19! The festival will showcase projects from Journalism 360 Challenge winners, finalists in the Online Journalism Awards and other groundbreaking virtual reality and augmented reality explorations. The festival runs Friday, Sept. 13, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Armstrong Ballroom (8th floor, […]

New Orleans Pharmacy Museum ONA19

Discover the spooky side of New Orleans

Multicultural, three centuries old, the setting for multiple wars and home to smugglers and pirates — it’s no wonder New Orleans is famous for a past dotted with unsolved mysteries, inexplicable magic and many, many ghosts. While in town for ONA’s annual conference, you have more than a few options to experience the area with swamp […]

Lodging and Travel

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Rooms at the Sheraton New Orleans and InterContinental are nearly sold out. Book yours today or explore other options.

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Host City
New Orleans is legendary for so many reasons. Take full advantage of what our host city offers during your trip.

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Thanks to our ONA19 sponsors

Over 100 organizations help to make ONA19 possible by sponsoring and exhibiting.



Over 100 volunteers will help the ONA19 conference run smoothly. Applications for specialty volunteer spots are closed; general volunteers until April 25.

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The ONA Suggestion Box is the primary way to become an ONA19 speaker. The Program Team is now reviewing submissions.

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The Midway
We're looking for emerging technology companies to exhibit their tools in the ONA19 Midway. Applications are open until May 3.

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