Journalism conferences to attend in 2016

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jaws_south_florida_goals_workshopJAWS wants to reach out to our sisters in other journalism organizations to spread the word about our group and look for ways to partner. If you plan to attend a journalism conference, please email JAWS development director Kat Rowlands so she can arm you with cards, pins and information and perhaps coordinate a JAWdess gathering.

Ohio Newspaper Association Convention: Feb. 17-18, Columbus, Ohio

Alabama Press Association Winter Convention: Feb. 18-19, Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Associated Collegiate Press: Feb. 18-21, Los Angeles

New England Newspaper & Press Association Annual Convention and Trade Show: Feb. 19-20, Boston, Mass.

North Carolina Press Association Winter Institute & Awards Ceremonies: Feb. 25, Chapel Hill, N.C.

Wisconsin Newspaper Association Annual Convention & Trade Show: Feb. 25-26, Waukesha, Wis.

National Press Photographers Association (NPPA): Feb. 25-27, Iselin, N.J.

Utah Press Association Annual Convention: March 10-12, St. George, Utah

National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting (NICAR): March 10-13, Denver

College Media Association (CMA) Spring National College Media Convention: March 12-15, New York City

Newspaper Association of America: March 17-20, Washington, D.C.

Society of Professional Journalists Region 8: March 18-19, Fort Worth, Texas

South Carolina Press Association Annual Meeting: March 18-19, Columbia, S.C.

BinderCon: March 19-20, Los Angeles

Women Action Media (WAM): March 21 (local chapters)

Professional Business Women of California: March 22, San Francisco

American Copy Editors Society (ACES): March 31-April 2, Portland, Ore.

Association of Writers & Writing Programs: March 30-April 2, Los Angeles

Society of Professional Journalists Region 4 and 5: April 1-2, Cincinnati, Ohio

Association of Health Care Journalists (AHCJ): April 7-10, Cleveland

Society of Professional Journalists Region 1 Conference: April 8-9, New Haven, Conn.

Society of Professional Journalists Region 2 Conference: April 8-9, Richmond, Va.

Society of Professional Journalists Region 6: April 8-9, Minneapolis, Minn.

New York Press Association Spring Convention: April. 8-9, Port Jefferson, N.Y.

National Journalism Education Association Convention (Spring): April 14-17, Los Angeles

Society of Professional Journalists Region 9: April 15-16, New Mexico

Society of Professional Journalists Region 7: April 16, Overland Park, Kan.

Society of Professional Journalists Region 12: April 16, New Orleans

Society of Professional Journalists Region 11: April 29-30, Phoenix

Education Writers Association (EWA): May 1-3, Boston

American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA): May 20-21, New York City

Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE): June 16-19, New Orleans

Public News Radio Directors Inc: June 24-25, St. Louis

American Agricultural Editors’ Association: July 23-27, St. Louis

Association for Women in Sports Media: July 28-31, Miami

National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ): Aug. 2-7, Washington, D.C. (joint NABJ/NAHJ)

National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ): Aug. 2-7, Washington, D.C. (joint NABJ/NAHJ)

Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication: Aug. 4-7, Minneapolis

BlogHer: Aug. 4-6, Los Angeles

Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA): Aug. 10-13, Las Vegas

Editorial Freelancers Association: Aug. 29-30, New York City

National Federation of Press Women: Sept. 8-10, Wichita, Kan.

National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA): Sept. 8-11, Miami

American Society of News Editors (ASNE): Sept. 11-14, Philadelphia

Online News Association (ONA): Sept. 15-17, Denver

Higher Ed: Sept. 16-17, Tempe, Ariz.

Native American Journalism Association (NAJA): Sept. 18-20, New Orleans (joint Excellence in Journalism)

Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ): Sept. 18-20, New Orleans (joint Excellence in Journalism)

Radio Television News Directors Association: Sept. 18-20, New Orleans (joint Excellence in Journalism)

Society of Environmental Journalists (SEJ): Sept. 21-25, Sacramento, Calif.

Journalism and Women Symposium: Oct. 28-30, Roanoke, Va.

National Association of Science Writers: Oct. 28-Nov. 1, San Antonio, Texas

Association of Independents in Radio Third Coast Festival (AIR): Nov. 11-13, Chicago

National JEA/NSPA Journalism Convention (Fall): Nov. 10-13, Indianapolis

American Academy of Religion: Nov. 19-22, Atlanta, Ga.