2018 ASNE-APME-APPM News Leadership Conference has ended
Sept. 11-12 at  AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center

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Tuesday, September 11


APPM: Meeting the Online Demand for Photos with Stories
Earlier this year, Poynter published a column about how to find free photos online to accompany news articles. Many in the photojournalism community were quick to point out a number of ethical pitfalls in Poynter's suggestions that have ensnared many newsrooms. What are those pitfalls, and what are some practical ways to meet online demand while also maintaining high levels of journalistic integrity?

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Danny Gawlowski

Director of digital imagery and innovation, The Seattle Times
DANNY GAWLOWSKI is the director of digital imagery and innovation for The Seattle Times. He studied photojournalism at Ball State University and documentary filmmaking at the Seattle Film Institute. As a photo and video editor, his work has been recognized with two staff Pulitzer... Read More →
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Kathy Kieliszewski

Photo and video director, Detroit Free Press
KATHY KIELISZEWSKI is the photo and video director at the Detroit Free Press. She was part of the team that won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Journalism for a series of multimedia stories that examined the difficulties and unintended consequences of fulfilling President... Read More →
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Akili-Casundria Ramsess

Executive director, National Press Photographers Association
AKILI-CASUNDRIA RAMSESS is executive director of the National Press Photographers Association based at the University of Georgia in Athens. Ramsess returned to the Atlanta area in 2011 as an independent photographer/photo editor following a distinguished career as a Pulitzer Prize-winning... Read More →

Tuesday September 11, 2018 10:45am - 11:45am
Classroom 202 AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center


APPM: Powerful Photojournalism from a Small Team
How does a small newsroom manage a glut of daily assignments to produce high-quality photojournalism that resonates with readers?

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Jake May

JAKE MAY was honored as a 2017 Pulitzer Prize finalist in Feature Photography and received the 2016 SPJ Sigma Delta Chi Award in Feature Photography as he documented the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Michigan. May was named Small Market Photographer of the Year in the National Press... Read More →

Tuesday September 11, 2018 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Classroom 202 AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
Wednesday, September 12


APPM: Bob Malish of Canon Demonstrates the Latest Technology
A Canon rep will be on hand to demonstrate some of their new tools.


Wednesday September 12, 2018 9:00am - 10:00am
Classroom 202 AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center


APPM: Practical Solutions to Maintain a Quality Visual Report in the Face of Shrinking Staffs and Budgets.
Staff has been cut. The freelance budget has been cut. The travel budget has been cut. The website still needs images and the paper is still going to come out. An APPM panel will discuss practical ways to "feed the beast" and still produce high quality visual journalism.

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Jeremy Harmon

Director of photography, The Salt Lake Tribune
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Pat Traylor

Senior editor for photography and multimedia, The Denver Post
PATRICK TRAYLOR is senior editor for photography and multimedia at The Denver Post. He joined The Post as a picture editor in 2012 after getting a master's degree in photojournalism from Ohio University's School of Visual Communication in Athens. Before that, he interned as a photojournalist... Read More →

Wednesday September 12, 2018 10:30am - 11:30am
Classroom 202 AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center


APPM: Effective Video Storytelling
What does a newsroom need to do to produce video content that connects with readers in a meaningful way? Reshma Kirpalani will discuss her work in Texas.

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Reshma Kirplani

RESHMA KIRPLANI is a five-time Lone Star Emmy Award-winning journalist who specializes in enterprise reporting. Her work has been recognized by Pictures of the Year International and NPPA’s Best of Photojournalism, and she is also the recipient of a regional Edward R. Murrow award. Kirplani has... Read More →

Wednesday September 12, 2018 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Classroom 202 AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center


APPM: Effective Use of Drones Covering Breaking News
The Austin American Statesman used a drone to get incredible coverage of a string of bombings in Austin in 2018. Jay Janner will discuss how he learned this emerging technology and how he was able to apply his experience covering smaller events to this national story.

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Jay Janner

Staff photographer and video journalist, Austin American-Statesman
JAY JANNER has been a staff photographer and video journalist at the Austin American-Statesman since 2003. In 2017, he became a certified FAA Part 107 commercial drone pilot. Janner was able to use this skill to gather incredible coverage this year when a serial bomber terrorized... Read More →

Wednesday September 12, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Classroom 202 AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center


APPM: "Rowan's Reach" and the Power of Documentary Photography
Lisa Krantz of the San Antonio Express-News will talk about her project, "Rowan's Reach," for which she was named a finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in Feature Photography and the winner of the 2018 ASNE Photojournalism Award.

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Lisa Krantz

Staff photographer, San Antonio Express-News
LISA KRANTZ is a staff photographer at the San Antonio Express-News in Texas. Lisa was recently named as a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Feature Photography for “Rowan’s Reach,” the story of Rowan Windham, a 10-year-old who inspired others with his positive outlook on life... Read More →

Wednesday September 12, 2018 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Classroom 202 AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center