SPJ Region 1 Conference at a glance

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On-site registration opens on Friday, April 17 at 11:30 a.m.

Panels and resume critiques will fill the afternoon.

There will be an opening-night reception Friday at 5:30 p.m.  at the top of the Hofstra Library with great views.

The conference continues all day Saturday with a continental breakfast, morning and afternoon panels and resume critiques.

Lance Ulanoff, a Hofstra alumnus and the editor-at-large at Mashable, will be the keynote speaker at the  Saturday lunch, which also features a Region 1 Fund auction and Mark of Excellence Awards.

Here’s a quick glance at some of the panel topics:

–How to get a job

–Freedom of Information

–Book publishing by journalists

–Specialty reporting

–Personal branding

–Media rights and legal issues

–Emerging trends in photography

–Freelancing 101

–Social media trends

–Sports broadcasting

–Search engine optimization strategy

–Narrative storytelling

For hotel options, directions and other information, please visit SPJR1C.org or PCLI.org.

Other questions? Please email PressClubofLI@gmail.com.

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