Tips and advice for ONA conference first-timers

Even for seasoned attendees, the Online News Association’s annual conference is a blur of trainings, networking functions and round-the-clock social engagements. For first-time attendees, ONA18’s 80+ educational sessions, 15+ official networking functions and 20+ high-level sponsored events — to say nothing of the many informal and offsite meet-ups — can feel overwhelming. Consider these tips […]

A preview of the Journalism 360 Immersive Storytelling Festival

Explore Greenland’s melting ice caps, journey down the Nile and more at ONA18 We’re thrilled to bring you the second annual Journalism 360 Immersive Storytelling Festival during ONA18! The festival will showcase projects from 2017 Journalism 360 Challenge, finalists in the Online Journalism Awards and other virtual reality and augmented reality explorations from the immersive […]

Come steal our tools at ONA18 [Sponsored]

Sara Olstad is Deputy Director of the ICFJ Knight Fellowships Join the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) on Sept. 13 for our “Steal My Tool” session at ONA18. Our Knight Fellows — along with innovators from ProPublica, Project Facet, Media Cloud and more — will share projects that can readily be used in your newsroom. In […]

How to connect with ONA Local at ONA18

Did you know that ONA community members hosted more than 180 meetups around the world in 2017? That’s about a gathering every other day, on average, where digital journalism professionals got together to share ideas and inspiration, network and discuss trends in their newsrooms and the industry last year. We often hear from ONA conference […]