FIRST TVNEWSER SUMMIT ANNOUNCED BY MEDIABISTRO: Television, technology, and what's new in the business of making news
New York, NY (December 12, 2008) - mediabistro.com today announced TVNewser Summit, scheduled for March 10, 2009, at 92YTribeca in New York City. Alexis Glick, anchor and vice president of the FOX Business Network, will deliver the keynote at the conference, which tackles the challenges of a new economy and new media and how these forces are reshaping broadcast journalism.
Chris Ariens, editor of TVNewser, stated, "2008 was a bruising year for many people who work in the media. The TVNewser Summit is going to bring together everyone from top executives to front-line new media creators to take a hard look at innovations, opportunities, and business models that can pull the industry through these tough times."
The Business of Television News, a keynote with Alexis Glick, anchor and VP, Fox Business Network
The New Tools of the Trade, a panel on how technology has changed the way reporters do their jobs and networks make money.
Tammy Haddad, Haddad Media
Rachel Sterne, Ground Report
Jim Long, Verge New Media, NBC
The Digital Network, a panel of network executives discussing their strategies for expanding traditional broadcast networks onto the Web. Speakers to come.
Closing reception (with surprises)
WHEN: March 10, 2009, 1 pm - 8 pm
WHERE: 92Y Tribeca, 200 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10013
COST: Early Bird Registration expires February 17, 2009: $195. (Regular price: $225)
TVNewser is the leading blog covering the broadcast and cable news industry, with 400,000 unique visitors and 1.36 million page views each month.
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