Planning is underway for the 2015 AFJ Annual Conference at The Poynter Institute
If it’s not already on your calendar, then make sure to highlight the dates Sept. 16-18, 2015, for the 2015 AFJ Annual Conference. The headquarters hotel for the conference will be the Courtyard St. Petersburg Downtown. It is conveniently located near The Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg, where many of the conference sessions will be held.
According to the organization’s website, “The Poynter Institute is a global leader in journalism. It is the world’s leading instructor, innovator, convener and resource for anyone who aspires to engage and inform citizens in 21st Century democracies.” AFJ conference attendees will get hands-on professional development opportunities they couldn’t get anywhere else. See here for some examples of the world-class training Poynter offers: http://about.poynter.org/