Industry Workshop 2017

News Media Canada is pleased to offer this half-day industry gathering to members in conjunction with the 2017 annual general meeting. Join your colleagues for a networking luncheon and professional development presentations by industry experts.

  • When:       Friday, May 5, 2017 - 12:00 Noon to 4:00 PM
  • Where:     One King West Hotel, 1 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario
  • Room:       Austin Gallery, 12th Floor
  • Cost:         FREE for News Media Canada members
  • Open to:  Publishers and staff at News Media Canada-member newspapers and companies and event sponsors

Register now! Space is limited to the first 100 attendees.






FRIDAY, MAY 5, 2017

11:30 AM Registration
12:00 Noon Networking Luncheon 
1:30 PM Presentation: Community Newspapers Drive Results 2017

Speaker: Kelly Levson, Director of Marketing and Research, News Media Canada

Kelly will highlight the power of community newspapers with new research from News Media Canada. The Community Newspapers Drive Results 2017 study profiles community newspaper readers, explores engagement with printed and digital community newspapers in Canada and highlights the key role newspapers play in the automotive path-to-purchase. Learn about how the study was conducted, what the results mean and how to make the most of the data for sales purposes.

2:30 PM Coffee Break
2:45 PM Presentation: Digital Storytelling

Speaker: Matt Frehner, Head of Presentation, The Globe and Mail

3:45 PM Wrap Up
4:00 PM END



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