Workshops open to all during Community Day, Sept. 11

Nearly all events during Community Day on Wednesday, Sept. 11, are free and open to both ONA19 attendees and other media professionals across the greater New Orleans region not registered for the conference. Each workshops requires an RSVP, so be sure to sign up today. 9:45 a.m.–5 p.m.: ONA Local Summit 2019. Free leadership workshop for […]

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, […]

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 […]