ONA19 guide to sponsored sessions

From conversations about building trust and changing biased systems, to understanding best practices and tricks of the trade for some of the tools you know and love, ONA19’s sponsored sessions offer even more opportunities to learn and engage with your fellow attendees. Some of these sessions require RSVPs, so please take note! Wednesday, Sept. 11 […]

Session picks for journalism educators

We hear from educators that they come to ONA to learn about upcoming trends, get skills training on new tools and tech and find inspiration on tackling important issues shaping our field in the classroom. Since these goals cross several of our conference tracks and are also of interest to non-educator attendees, we’ve worked with […]

Where to find your neighbors at ONA19

There are so many networking opportunities and official parties throughout the conference, and our ONA Local groups are also organizing their own gatherings to help you connect with digital journalism communities near where you live. Here are some of the meetups where you can find your neighbors while at ONA19. If you want to gather […]

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, […]

Level up your leadership skills at ONA19

While we know that training focused on leadership skills is essential for our industry, there is no one-size-fits-all approach to becoming effective newsroom leaders or building future-proof careers in digital journalism. Explore these sessions at ONA19 to discover a range of perspectives on leading change, cultivating talent, recovering from burnout and increasing success in navigating […]

Get inspired by innovative news storytelling and collaborative projects

For thousands of digital journalists, ONA’s annual conference is the go-to space to discover innovative news storytelling and gather a cross-section of best practices. As newsrooms explore new ways to engage and inform communities, collaboration has emerged as an important strategy, and many sessions in this year’s Storytelling track reflect this trend. Whether you are looking […]