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CBS News at NABJ Convention Detroit
Aug 02 2018
The 2018 NABJ Annual Convention & Career Fair is the premier venue for journalism education, career development and networking opportunity that draws leaders in journalism, media, technology, business, arts and entertainment. Over 3,000 of the nation’s top journalists, media executives, public relations professionals and students will gather in Detroit.
Breaking News 101—How to Get, Verify and Relay it First. In the heat of breaking news, you want to be first, but you want to be right. Every member of the team– field producer, show producer, assignment desk producer and the executive producer–have crucial roles to play. We will show how newsgathering tools such as Tweetdeck, Dataminr and more can be most effectively used in breaking news situations; and would teach participants best practices for confirming news in breaking situations.
Moderator: Errol Barnett
Speakers: Darius Walker, Dell Allan and Rodney Hawkins
Producer: Allyson Ross-Taylor
Location: Duluth B
Black Male Media Project –Hear candid, revealing and motivating stories from men who have overcome the barriers, become the go to voice in meetings and are cast into the spotlight after facing racial slurs on the job.
Host: DeMarco Morgan
Location: Cadillac A