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 […]

Community leaders you should meet at ONA19

Join us in congratulating the 13 community leaders receiving scholarships to attend ONA19! New this year, the ONA/Google News Initiative Local Community Leader Scholarship recognizes diverse leaders creating the environment for positive change in local news communities beyond their own newsrooms. These leaders will receive complimentary registration to the conference and an expenses-paid trip to New Orleans, […]

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 […]

Introducing the ONA19 Midway participants

It’s time to unveil the 25+ innovators joining us in the ONA19 Midway — an interactive space where tech meets journalism. This year’s group of is disrupting and democratizing paywalls, CMS, immersive video, personalization, revenue models and much more. Check out the companies planning to take your work to the next level in the Midway this September.

Meet the ONA19 Student Newsroom mentors

We’re excited to announce the volunteer mentors who will guide this year’s Student Newsroom and Innovation Lab. Now in its tenth year, the Student Newsroom is an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to gain hands-on experience during the three-day Online News Association Conference and Online Journalism Awards Ceremony. These volunteer mentors will guide students […]