Program

Thursday, Nov. 8

8:30 am         Registration opens

9 am               Round Table Discussions

Tips on newspaper management, revenue, expense controls, marketing and more

Noon              Lunch available in Heritage Buffet

1 pm               Welcome and Opening Remarks

Paul Keane, president, Mississippi Press Association

1:10                General Session

“Why and how newspapers will survive the digital age” — Presented by Peter Wagner, Creative House Print Media Consultants

2:10                General session

“Building circulation through content, creativity and a commitment to community” — Presented by Peter Wagner

3 pm                 Break with Vendors

3:30               General session

“Telling your print and digital story and selling your value to advertisers and readers” — Presented by Peter Wagner

4:30                 Break for hotel check-ins

5:30                 Hospitality Hour with vendors

Dinner on your own

Friday, Nov. 9

8 am               Registration opens

Buffet breakfast

8:45                 Hot Ideas Exchange

Share your best ideas for success on revenue generation, expense controls, promotions, marketing and more. — Moderated by Frank Maier, Chattanooga Times Free Press.

10 am             Break with vendors

10:30               General Session

Questions and Answers: A time to discuss the issues on your mind — Moderated by Peter Wagner.

11:45              Open Mic and Wrap-up

Adjourn