Register by Tuesday to bring a colleague for only $150!

If you register by Tuesday, Sept. 15, for the ASNE-APME conference Oct. 16-18 at Stanford University, then you can bring your colleague  from your news organization for only $150. 

This is a special rate for a limited time only. Contact ASNE Communications Coordinator at if you're interested. 
The $150 discounted registration rate for a second editor you bring to our ASNE-APME conference Oct. 16-18 at Stanford University is good through Tuesday, Sept. 15. Contact ASNE Communications Coordinator Jiyoung Won at if you are interested in this special rate. She will send you a promo code to register your colleague. Also, contact her if you're already registered and would like to bring your colleague for the $150 rate. 

For regular member and nonmember registrations, please click hereMembers of ASNE and APME can register for $275, and nonmembers can register for $375. APME members can register at  

Don't forget that hotel reservations are due Tuesday, Sept. 15. The block of rooms we reserved at the Sheraton Palo Alto (625 El Camino Real) for $169/night for Friday, Saturday and Sunday will not be available after Sept. 15. Rates for Wednesday and Thursday are $329/night.

We hope you can join us for what's going to be a perfect weekend to break away from your hectic schedule, connect with fellow decision-makers in journalism and have some fun. 
"News in real time" is one of our morning breakout sessions from 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 17. In this era of 24/7 news, many large and small news organizations are investing in teams of real-time reporters, social curators and editors focused on ways to get developing stories to audiences across multiple channels both quickly and accurately. This session will discuss the tactics and tools that can make these efforts successful in small, medium and large news organizations. 

Mandy Jenkins, Storyful's director of news, will moderate the session and bring in meaningful discussions with panelists, including Julie Westfall, real-time news editor at the Los Angeles Times; Sachin Kamdar,'s CEO; Jim McClure, editor of the York Daily Record; and Thomas Brew, managing editor of

You won't want to miss the awards luncheon from noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday. We will hear from Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Alex Tizon for a keynote and recognize the winners of the prestigious ASNE and APME awards. Lunch tickets are $35. 
More details about the conference, including a full program schedule, are coming soon at and The program is planned and organized by ASNE Stanford Conference Program Committee Chair Robyn Tomlin, vice president of digital and communications at the Pew Research Center, and APME Journalism Studies Chair Jim Simon, deputy managing editor of The Seattle Times.