Presenters

Adriano Farano

Co-founder,
Watchup

@farano

Alex Howard

Government 2.0 Correspondent,
O'Reilly Media

@digiphile

Alicia Stewart

Editor, In America,
CNN

@aliciastew

Amanda Michel

Open Editor,
Guardian

@amichel

Amy Webb

CEO,
Webbmedia Group

@webbmedia

Andrew Haeg

Co-Founder, Public Insight Network,
American Public Media

@andrewhaeg

Andrew Lih

Associate professor,
USC Annenberg School of Journalism

@fuzheado

Andy Pergam

Director of Video,
The Washington Post

@Pergam

Anjali Mullany

Social Media Editor,
Fast Company

@anjalimullany

Anna Tauzin

Web Communications Specialist,
National Restaurant Association

@annatauzin

Anthony De Rosa

Social Media Editor,
Reuters

@antderosa

Anthony Falzone

Deputy General Counsel,
Pinterest, Inc.

@tonyfalzone

Barrett Fox

Creative Director and Co-Founder,
Coco Studios

@protodeep

Ben Ilfeld

Founder,
AdGlue

@benilfeld

Ben Kreimer

Student Researcher,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Drone Journalism Lab

Bob Payne

Editor, Partnerships & Audience Engagement,
Seattle Times

@BobPayne_Times

Bruce Koon

News Director,
KQED

@bkoon

Bryan Young

Digital Project Manager,
New York Public Radio

@bmyoung

Burt Herman

Co-founder,
Storify

@burtherman

Cait O’Riordan

Head of Product, Sport,
BBC

@caitoriordan

Chris Seper

CEO,
MedCity Media

@chrisseper

Claire O’Neill

Multimedia Producer,
NPR

@oneillclaire

Colleen Wilson

Executive Director, Interactive,
KQED

@colleenwilson

Corinne Antley

Partner,
Dow Lohnes PLLC

Cory Bergman

General Manager,
Breaking News

@breakingnews

Dan Archer

Comics Journalist,
Archcomix

@archcomix

Dan Gillmor

Director,
Knight Center for Digital Media Entrepreneurship at Arizona State University

@dangillmor

Dan Nguyen

News App Developer,
ProPublica

@dancow

Daniel Victor

Social Media Producer,
The New York Times

@bydanielvictor

Danny O’Brien

Internet Advocacy Coordinator,
Committee to Protect Journalists

Dave Wright

Director, Design,
NPR

@dwjr

David Ardia

Co-Director,
UNC Center for Media Law and Policy

@dsardia

David Bodney

Partner,
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Debbie Galant

Founder, Baristanet, and Director of New Media Initiatives,
Montclair State

@debgalant

Deirdre Sullivan

Senior Counsel,
The New York Times Company

Denise Hassanzade Ajiri

MJ Bear Fellow/ Web Writer,
Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty

Dennis Bonilla

Sr. Digital Strategist,
Valador, Inc

@harbingeralpha

Dick Costolo

CEO,
Twitter

@dickc

Dori Maynard

President,
Robert C. Maynard Institute for Journalism Education

@djmaynard

Doug Mitchell

Project Manager, NPR, and Consultant,
UNITY

@nextgenradio

Elizabeth Osder

Senior Vice President,
JumpTime

@osder

Emily Bell

Director,
Tow Center for Digital Journalism

Emily Eggleston

AP-Google Scholar,
University of Wisconsin - Madison

@EmilyEggleston

Eric Carvin

Social Media Editor,
Associated Press

@EricCarvin

Eric Lieberman

Vice President and Counsel,
The Washington Post

Erin Polgreen

Founder,
Symbolia Magazine

@erinpolgreen

Farai Chideya

Professor, Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute,
New York University

@faraichideya

Fergus Bell

Senior Producer and Digital Newsgatherer,
AP, London

@fergb

Frank Smyth

Executive Director,
Global Journalist Security

@JournoSecurity

Gabe Goodwin

Sr. Director, Social Media TV Integration,
ESPN / Studio Production & Programming

@gabethewp

Gabriel Sama

Founder,
Rest of the World Media

@gabosama

Gaby Brink

Founder & CEO,
Sparkwi.se

@sparkwise

Greg Linch

Producer,
Washington Post

@greglinch

Hagit Bachrach

MJ Bear Fellow / Video Producer,
Council on Foreign Relations

Hannah Eaves

VP of Digital,
Link TV

@hannahe

Helene Goupil

Editor,
Mission Local, UC-Berkeley

@helenesf

Howard Owens

Publisher,
The Batavian

@howardowens

Jan Schaffer

Executive Director,
J-Lab

@janjlab

Jennifer LaFleur

Dir. Computer-Assisted Reporting,
ProPublica

@j_la28

Jennifer Preston

Staff Writer,
New York Times

@nyt_jenpreston

Jenny 8 Lee

Co-Founder,
Plympton

@jenny8lee

Jeremy Singer-Vine

Reporter/Programmer,
The Wall Street Journal

@jsvine

Jesse Friedman

Product Marketing Manager, Politics & Elections,
Google

@jessecfriedman

Jigar Mehta

Digital Entrepreneur | Journalist | Storyteller,
18 Days in Egypt

@jigarmehta

Jim Brady

Editor-in-Chief,
Digital First Media

@jimbradysp

Jim Colgan

Senior Content Relations Manager,
SoundCloud

@jim_colgan

Joaquin Alvarado

Chief Strategy Officer,
Center for Investigative Reporting

@joaquinalvarado

Joey Marburger

Mobile Design Director,
The Washington Post

@josephjames

John Keefe

Senior Editor, Data News,
WNYC

@jkeefe

John Osborn

AP-Google Scholar,
UC Berkeley

@bayreporta

Jon Hart

Partner,
Dow Lohnes PLLC

@hartjon

Jon Vidar

Co-Founder & Executive Director,
The Tiziano Project

@jonkaj

Jose Antonio Vargas

Journalist,
Define American

@joseiswriting

Josh Stearns

Journalism and Public Media Campaign Director,
Free Press

@jcstearns

Juana Summers

National Political Reporter,
POLITICO

@jmsummers

Julie Ahrens

Director of Copyright & Fair Use,
Center for Internet & Society, Stanford Law School

Justin Ellis

Assistant Editor,
Nieman Journalism Lab

@justinnxt

Justin Ferrell

Fellowships Director,
Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford (aka, the d.school)

@jferrell03

Karlene Goller

Vice President, Legal, and Deputy General Counsel,
Los Angeles Times

Kate Gardiner

Founder,
dstl.it

@kategardiner

Katie Zhu

AP-Google Scholar,
Northwestern University

@kzhu91

Kevin Davis

CEO & Executive Director,
Investigative News Network

@KLJDAVIS

Kevin Schaul

AP-Google Scholar and Interactive News Developer,
MinnPost

@kevinschaul

Kim Bui

Associate Editor, Social Media and Outreach,
KPCC

@kimbui

Kwan Booth

Co-Founder, Senior Community Manager,
Oakland Local

Lam Thuy Vo

Multimedia Reporter,
NPR / The Wall Street Journal

@lamthuyvo

Latoya Peterson

Publisher,
Racialicious.com

@latoyapeterson

Laura Amico

Editor,
Homicide Watch

@lauranorton

Lauren Orsini

Reporter,
The Daily Dot

@laureninspace

Liz Heron

Social Media Director,
The Wall Street Journal

@LHeron

Liz Lebron

Huel D. Perkins Fellow,
Louisiana State University

@lizlebron1

Liz Lufkin

Chief Content Officer,
Trapit

@LLufkin

Marc Cooper

Founder,
Neon Tommy, USC Annenberg School

@marc_cooper

Mark Briggs

Director of Digital Media,
KING Broadcasting Co.

@markbriggs

Mark Caramanica

FOI Director,
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

@RCFP

Mark Coatney

Media Director,
Tumblr

@mcoatney

Mark Fiore

Political Animator,
MarkFiore.com

@MarkFiore

Mark Luckie

Creative Content Manager, Journalism,
Twitter

@marksluckie

Mark Stephens

Partner,
Finers Stephens Innocent LLP

@markslarks

Martina Castro

Co-Founder & Senior Producer,
Radio Ambulante

@martinacastro

Matt Thompson

Manager of Digital Initiatives,
NPR

@mthomps

Matt Waite

Journalism Professor,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

@mattwaite

Meghann Farnsworth

Senior Manager, Distribution and Online Engagement,
Center for Investigative Reporting

@meghanncir

Meredith Artley

Vice President & Managing Editor,
CNN Digital

@MeredithA

Michael Maness

VP Journalism and Media Innovation,
Knight Foundation

@michaelmaness

Michelle Holmes

Editor and Media Consultant,

Michelle Minkoff

Interactive Producer,
Associated Press

@MichelleMinkoff

Mike Orren

President,
Speakeasy

@mikeorren

Neil Budde

Founding CEO,
Philadelphia Public Interest Information Network

@neilbudde

Niketa Patel

Social Media Product Manager,
CNNMoney

@Niketa

Niran Babalola

Founder,
MetroRead

@niran

Olivia Ma

YouTube News Manager,
YouTube / Google

@oliviama

Pamela Samuelson

Professor,
Berkeley Law School

Phoebe Connelly

Senior Editor,
Yahoo News

@phoebedoris

Rebecca Rolfe

AP-Google Scholar,
GeorgiaTech

Reginald James

AP-Google Scholar,
OnyxExpress.org

@ReginaldJames

Richard Koci Hernandez

Assistant Professor of New Media,
UC Berkeley

@koci

Robert Hernandez

Web journalist / Professor,
USC Annenberg

@webjournalist

Rodney Gibbs

Chief Innovation Officer,
The Texas Tribune

@rgibbs

Scott Dailard

Partner,
Dow Lohnes PLLC

Sherbeam Wright

Co-Founder,
LitHit

@Sherbeam

Stephanie Clary

Senior Editor,
Breaking News / NBC News Digital

@sclary

Stephanie Smith

Social Media Specialist,
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

@stephist

Stephen Engelberg

Managing Editor,
ProPublica

@SteveEngelberg

Steve Buttry

Digital Transformation Editor,
Digital First Media

@stevebuttry

Steve Herrmann

Editor, BBC News Online,
BBC

@BBCSteveH

Stuart Karle

Chief Operating Officer,
Reuters

Susan McGregor

Assistant Professor,
Columbia School of Journalism

@susanemcg

Susan Mernit

Editor/Publisher,
Oakland Local

@susanmernit

Susie Cagle

Journalist,
Freelance

@susie_c

Thomas Burke

Partner,
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Tricia Fulks

MJ Bear Fellow/ founding story director of Hollow,

@tmfulks

Valentina Powers

Director of Digital Operations,
New York Public Radio

@valentinapowers

Veronica McGregor

News and Social Media Manager,
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

@VeronicaMcG

Virgil Smith

Vice President Talent Acquisition and Diversity,
Gannett Co.,Inc.

@Virgillamar

Wendy Levy

Director,
New Arts Axis

@twendywendy

Will Sullivan

Mobile Products Manager,
Broadcasting Board of Governors

@journerdism