The New England Newspaper & Press Association produces a variety of events for journalism students and professionals in the newspaper industry. The events offer professionals from all areas of the newspaper business an opportunity to learn, network, discuss and debate the pressing issues that the newspaper industry and publications are facing.

Signature NENPA events include the New England Newspaper Conference and the New England Newspaper Convention. Top experts and practitioners in the publishing industry typically headline these events discussing emerging trends, offering advice on best practices, and presenting ideas for innovation. The conference and convention also include panels with representatives from NENPA member newspapers sharing experiences, lessons learned and recommendations.