VPA Conference, Awards Banquet Registration is Now Open

By | 2018-03-01T17:11:47+00:00 February 28th, 2018|

Registration for VPA’s 2018 Conference and Awards Banquet is now open.

Please visit WWW.VPA2018.COM to see a full list of speakers and sessions. To register for the conference please go here.

This year we are introducing two new elements to our Friday activities: a Newsroom Tech-Shop sponsored by the Virginia Press Foundation and SPJ as well as a Friday-night BBQz & BREWz Bash at Hardywood Brewery’s new location.

The following day we will host our annual conference and contest at the Short Pump Hilton. Details on room rates can he found here. Speakers from Poynter, the Washington Post, Google News Lab, Vox Media and more will be speaking at this year’s conference. Our full list of speakers in the following tracks can be found here: editorial, management and advertising.

There are student scholarships available for the Friday Newsroom Tech-Shop as well as for Saturday’s programming and banquet. Please email williaml@vpa.net for details on Friday scholarships, or maryb@vpa.net for Saturday scholarships. Early-bird registration ends on March 30 at midnight.