#NABJNAHJ20 Virtual Convention and Career Fair
Aug. 5-8, 2020

The #NABJNAHJ20 Convention & Career Fair is the premier conference for journalism education, career development, networking and industry innovation, attracting leaders and influencers in journalism, media, technology, business, health, arts and entertainment. The nation’s top journalists, media executives, journalism educators, public relations professionals and students will gather online, August 5-8, 2020, for the first-ever virtual NABJ-NAHJ joint convention and career fair.

The #NABJNAHJ20 Career Fair draws hundreds of recruiters from top media companies and journalism schools from across the country and around the world.

Join us for an extraordinary gathering filled with innovative programs, remarkable presenters and fantastic networking opportunities, as NABJ and NAHJ members, partners, colleagues and supporters come together to make history.

All sessions, workshops, plenaries, forums, networking activities, meal events and our high-demand career fair will be held online. All components will be held on a secure virtual platform.

Registration is now reopened with the following options.  

 

REGISTRATION RATES

Pre-Registration
By July 6, 2020

Late Registration
After July 6, 2020

Professional Members: Academic, Associate, Lifetime, Regular 

$190

$240

Student
(Student ID Upload Required)

$90

$105

Non-Member

$250

$295

 

BENEFITS/ACCESS

 

Career/Exhibit Center (You will receive access to set up your career fair profile via email confirmation.)

3 days

Panels, Workshops, Screenings and Meetings

4 days

Opening Ceremony Powered by Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020

Included

Newsmaker Plenary - U.S. Presidential Election Forum
Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020

Included

W.E.B. Du Bois Plenary Powered by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Friday, Aug. 7, 2020

Included

Special Events

(Receptions/Networking Events)

Included

Movie Screenings/Upfronts

Included

Houston Convention Reception

Included

 Professional Development Luncheon Options
Please select one (1)

 

Professional Development Luncheon Powered by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020

12:00 -1:30 p.m. EDT

Free Food delivered to you

*Included

Limited to the first 400 registrants who select this option

(as is the case at in-person conferences)

Professional Development Luncheon Powered by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020

12:00 -1:30 p.m. EDT

Free Food delivered to you

*Included

Limited to the first 400 registrants who select this option

(as is the case at in-person conferences)

Professional Development Breakfast Powered by Wells Fargo

Friday, Aug. 7, 2020

8:00 - 9:00 a.m. EDT

Free Food delivered to you

*Included

Limited to the first 400 registrants who select this option

(as is the case at in-person conferences)

NABJ Sports Task Force Scholarship Jam

Separate Ticket

Price to be announced


 


Registration and Cancellation Policies

  • Registration confirmations will be emailed.
  • Registration transfer requests must be submitted and received on or before Monday, July 6, 2020. You may submit a request through our #NABJNAHJ20 Refund/Transfer Request Form.
  • Access to all professional development breakfasts and luncheons are on a first-come, first-served basis. Limited to the first 400 registrants per meal event.
  • **All requests for refunds must be in writing by Monday, July 20, 2020. No Exceptions. Please submit your request through our #NABJNAHJ20 Refund/Transfer Request Form. In lieu of a refund, canceling registrants may choose from one of the following options:
    • Donate difference to student or member for registration.
    • Apply your credit to next year’s convention.
    • Receive a full refund.

Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions regarding refunds and transfers.

NAHJ is pleased to offer a limited number of complimentary hardship registrations. The deadline is July 15, 2020. Click HERE to apply.


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For questions related to previous convention registration or ticket purchases, email us at [email protected].

Media inquires: BA Snyder, Veritas Group for NAHJ [email protected].

 

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Notifications and Disclaimers: As a media-centric organization, all NABJ-NAHJ events are subject to being photographed, video/audio-recorded, screen captured or live-streamed. Attendees, exhibitors, special guests, presenters, and partners of events may be captured via these formats. Full sessions and activities are subject to live-streaming and all such content is the sole property of NABJ-NAHJ to be used in any way NABJ-NAHJ determines to be appropriate.

In order to provide listed services and event access, NABJ-NAHJ may export your basic registration information to a secure convention vendor or partner (this includes name and email address but not financial or private information).