2020 New England Newspaper Conference Program

Tuesday, November 17

12:00 pm – Opening Remarks

The Future of Newspaper Journalism
Ken Harding, FTI Consulting, Senior Managing Director Publishing + Media

Publick Occurrences AwardsNamed for Publick Occurrences, the first newspaper published in America in 1690, these awards recognize the year’s most outstanding journalism by individuals and teams at New England newsrooms.

Wednesday, November 18

12:00 pm – Opening Remarks

Engaging Virtual Events for Local Media
Rodney Gibbs, Executive Director, Texas Tribune Revenue Lab

New England’s most prestigious editorial awardsAllan B. Rogers Editorial Award, New England First Amendment Award, Bob Wallack Community Journalism Award, and AP Sevellon Brown New England Journalist of the Year.

Thursday, November 19

12:00 pm – Opening Remarks

Diversity, Trust and Inclusion in Journalism
Martin G. Reynolds, Co-Executive Director, External Affairs and Funding, Maynard Institute

New England Newspaper of the Year Awardsour region’s best daily, weekly and specialty newspapers, are named in a range of circulation categories.