Join Us for the NSMA Sports Media Convergence Summit06.24.2019
The NSMA will host its annual Sports Media Convergence Summit, on Monday, June 24th, in the Hearn Ballroom of the Winston-Salem Marriott, beginning with registration at 8:30 am.
Here is the scheduled list of presenters along with their seminar topics:
|Lauren Brownlow (WRALSportsFan.com), Caroline Darney (SBNation), Joe Ovies (99.9 The Fan)||Content Creation in an ADD World -- Best practices to help keep you on your audience's minds.|
|Jon Chelesnik (CEO, STAA)||...And Make Money Doing It -- how to create your own play-by-play opportunities, and make money doing it.|
|Dawn Davenport and Lauren Sisler (both SEC Network)||What's Going on Down There? -- the skills you need and things you need to know about sideline reporting.|
|Jim Gilchriest (Consultant, former TV news director)||Don't Rent It. Own It -- the skills and attitude you need to take ownership of your job.|
|Ed Hardin (Greensboro News & Record)||Ideas, Ideas, Ideas -- Writing a sports column, from idea to completion.|
|John Nicholson (consultant, former TV news anchor, former director - Newhouse Sports Media Center)||Why You Should Sweat the Small Stuff -- things you need to know -- about how to look, sound, and perform to succeed in the industry.|
|Bill Roth (ESPN) & Tony Caridi (West Virginia U. Radio Network)||Details, Details, Details -- what you need to know to prep for radio and/or TV play-by-play|
|Michael Wallace (Grind City Media - MemphisGrizzlies.com)||Understanding -- the intersection of race and sports, and ways you, as a journalist should approach it.|
|Mike "Doc" Emrick (NBC Sports/NSMA Hall of Fame inductee)||What Can You Learn From A Hall of Famer?|
|ACC Network Execs & Talent (TBD)||The ABCs of the ACC Network --starting a conference from the ground up.|
Tickets for the Sports Media Convergence Summit are $129 per person, and may be purchased, along with tickets to the NSMA's 60th Awards Weekend events, here.