Past Conferences

Conference 2007: The Future of International News in the U.S. Media

On April 19 - 20, 2007 journalists, students and others attended a two-day event at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) which explored such topics as "The Future of International News in the U.S. Media." More...


Conference 2005: Looking to the Future

From May 15-17, 2005, 15 IRP video journalist alumni from around the country gathered at the Pocantico Hills Conference Center of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund for two days of intensive discussions aimed at forging a new, collective vision for the future of international broadcast news. More...

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Conference 2003: New Eyes, New Voices: A New Generation Looks at War, Peace and International News

On May 15 - 16, 2003 more than 250 journalists, students, educators and others attended a two-day event at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) which explored how to engage young Americans in international news. More...


Conference 2002: International News and the Media: The Impact of September 11

Nearly 300 journalists and news executives from around the country and overseas attended a conference June 11, 2002 on the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on international news coverage. The conference, held at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., was entitled "International News and the Media: The Impact of September 11." More...

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Conference 2001: A New Look at the World: Digital Video and International News

More than 250 journalists and news executives from around the country and overseas attended a two-day conference May 4-5, 2001 on the impact of new digital video technology on international news coverage. The conference, held at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, was entitled "A New Look at the World: Digital Video and International News." More...

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