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Sunday, October 8, 2017


ASNE-APME 2017 conference

Event Details

Start Date:  10/8/2017 5:00 PM EST
End Date:  10/11/2017 1:00 PM EST
Venue Name:  Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Location:  2660 Woodley Road NW
   Washington, DC United States  20008
Event Website:
Organization Name: American Society of News Editors
Contact: Jiyoung Won
   Phone: 573-882-2430


If you are an ASNE member, then click on the red "Member Registration" button in the top right corner to log in as a member. Once you log in, then click on "Member Registration" again to begin the process. If you are not an ASNE member, then click on the red "Nonmember Registration" button in the top right corner to register as a nonmember.   

The registration fee is $275 for members of ASNE and APME and $375 for nonmembers. 

Those who register and book a hotel room for at least three nights can bring a colleague for only $100! Email ASNE Communications Coordinator Jiyoung Won at to receive a promo code for this deal, which expires Sept. 16. 

Special rates are also available for retired members, spouses, students and APME's Regents.

Lunch tickets are not included in the price of registration. Don't forget to purchase Monday and Tuesday lunch tickets during registration. If you did not purchase lunch tickets at the time of registration, then you can do so through the online store.

If you can't attend the entire convention, then register for individual days for $150 per day on Monday and Tuesday. 

If you are a student, then you can register here for only $50.

And don't forget to register your spouse/companion! 


From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 8, the first workshop will address the role of community engagement for news organizations and how to build trust with their audiences and communities. Best practices and examples of community engagement will be incorporated. Attendees will emerge from the workshop better equipped to engage readers and strengthen trust in quality journalism.

From 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 8, the second workshop will provide an update on Knight Foundation's "Table Stakes" project and present newsrooms of innovation and culture that are best for the 21st century.

From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 8, join regional media and human rights experts and leading editors from the International Press Institute's global network for conversations on how to support independent, professional coverage of conflict and democracy at home and abroad. This workshop is hosted by the Al Jazeera Media Network and IPI. 

To sign up: If you have registered for the main conference, then email Jiyoung Won at Those who would like to attend just the first and second workshops can register here for $75. Both workshops have limited space and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. The third workshop is open to anyone (no conference registration required). 


Party with Joe Hockey, Australian ambassador to the United States, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10, at his beautiful residence! We will have cocktails, snacks and some quality time for a Q&A and other fun, engaging conversations. This stand-up reception, limited to 80 people on a first-come, first-served basis, is open to those who are registered and made a hotel reservation for the conference. To sign up, email Jiyoung Won at if you're registering through ASNE. Those registering through APME should email APME at


A terrific group rate is available at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park for $249/night Friday, Oct. 6, through Wednesday, Oct. 11. Reservations must be made by 6 p.m. EDT Friday, Sept. 22 (no extension after this date). Make a reservation online here. When you make your reservation, feel free to request a room in the Center Tower, which would put you closest to the conference space. 


Stay tuned for more details at and Contact Jiyoung Won at or 573-882-2430 or APME at

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