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Registration for APSE's 40th annual conference, set for Detroit from June 26-29, 2013, is closed. In addition to three days of professional development in sports journalism (tentative schedule below), the conference features the annual Red Smith Award luncheon and the annual APSE awards banquet.

You can register and pay online. Just go to the link below and fill out the form. Once you submit, you will be sent to Paypal to complete your transaction.

The registration fee is $225 through June 1, $275 thereafter.

New this year – student registration at $100 per person.

To register, go to: http://apsportseditors.com/convention-registration/

Hotel registration information is on the payment page when you register online. It's also below. The rate is $139 for the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. Reservation deadline is June 1.

To make Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center reservations go to: Book standard deluxe room at Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center for 139 per night.

Or call:
(800) 352 0831
Ask for APSE Conference rate of $139. Reservation deadline is June 1 at 5 p.m.

 

 

TENTATIVE DETROIT PROGRAM/SCHEDULE

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26

 

Noon-5 p.m.                                                                                            

Registration

 

2 p.m.-4 p.m.                                    

APSE Executive Committee meeting 

 

5 p.m. 

Opening Night Reception 

Location: Comerica Park

Baseball game: Tigers vs. Angels, 7 p.m.

 

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 27

 

8 a.m.-5 p.m.                                   

Registration  

 

9 a.m.                               

Family Orientation 

 

9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. 

Opening general membership meeting 

 

10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.                  

General Session: Training and recruiting the next generation of sports journalists.

 

12:30 p.m.-1:45 p.m.                            

Keynote lunch or lunch on your own

 

2 p.m.-3:15 p.m.                             

Workshop: How does voice translate across platforms? What is fair game for the beat writer, columnist, blogger? Effective techniques for distributing news and information through social media.

 

2 p.m.-3:15 p.m.                             

Workshop: Excellence in column writing. Knowing what to write, being nimble, working with your editor. 

 

2 p.m.-3:15 p.m.                             

Workshop: Use the juice. Getting what you want 

 

3:30 p.m.-4:45 p.m.                               

Workshop: (repeat) How does voice translate across platforms? What is fair game for the beat writer, columnist, blogger? Effective techniques for distributing news and information through social media.

 

3:30 p.m.-4:45 p.m.                               

Workshop: (repeat) Excellence in column writing. Knowing what to write, being nimble, working with your editor.

 

3:30 p.m.-4:45 p.m.                               

Workshop: (repeat) Use the juice. Getting what you want

 

5-6 p.m. 

Small newspaper caucus

 

6 p.m.-7 p.m.                                   

AP Newcomers Reception

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 28

 

8 a.m.-5 p.m.                                   

Late registration  

 

9 a.m.-10:30 a.m.                           

General Session: The newspaper: Here today, gone tomorrow? Looking at papers publishing fewer days a week and what our bosses believe the strategy and opportunity is now and in the future.

 

10:45 a.m.-noon                               

Workshop: Space and time. How have you redeployed resources and balance between print and digital? How have things evolved?

 

10:45 a.m.-noon                               

Workshop: You make the call. It’s all about ethics? Case studies in ethical issues faced by sports editors and writers and how to deal with them. Format similar to the old management doctors seminars.

 

10:45 a.m.-noon 

Workshop: Multimedia storytelling. Who is doing it right and what are effective techniques?

 

12:15 p.m.-1:45 p.m.                              

Red Smith Award Luncheon 

 

2 p.m.-3:30 p.m.                             

General session

In the wake of Manti Te’o, what have we learned?

 

3:45 p.m.-5 p.m.                              

Workshop: (repeat) Space and time. How have you redeployed resources and balance between print and digital? How have things evolved?

 

3:45 p.m.-5 p.m.                              

Workshop: (repeat) You make the call. It’s all about ethics? Case studies in ethical issues faced by sports editors and writers and how to deal with them. Format similar to the old management doctors seminars.

 

3:45 p.m.-5 p.m.                              

Workshop: (repeat) Multimedia storytelling. Who is doing it right and what are effective techniques?

 

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 29

 

9 a.m.-9:45 a.m. 

Region caucuses

 

10 a.m.-11 a.m. 

Closing executive committee meeting 

 

11:15-12:15 

Job Fair or Olympics session (held before closing meeting)

 

1:15 -6 p.m.

Open

5k run

3on3 basketball tournament

 

6 p.m.-7 p.m.                                   

Awards banquet cocktail reception 

 

7 p.m.-10 p.m.                                  

Awards Banquet