PRX will be at PRPD next week in full force, hosting parties, participating in panels, and manning our suite in room #1566.
Here are all of the details:
MONDAY SEPT 28
Public Media Women in Leadership Reception hosted by CPB & PRX
Let’s raise a glass in celebration of women in our industry and hear from leaders in the field about new opportunities. Join us in the PRX Suite room #1566. Space is limited so please RSVP at the PMWL Facebook group page.
WEDNESDAY SEPT 30
PRIVATE BRIEFING: Details on the launch of Reveal weekly
Please join PRX and The Center for Investigative Reporting for details on the WEEKLY version of Reveal, coming 2016.
Meet Reveal EP Kevin Sullivan, Reveal host Al Letson and CIR and PRX crew – get your questions answered about the next step with this Peabody award-winning show.
Pick one of two private briefings on the launch of the weekly Reveal:
- 10:30AM to noon in the PRX suite room #1566
- 1:45PM to 3PM in the PRX suite room #1566
Make your reservation for the time that best fits your PRPD schedule. When you sign up, provide a textable mobile number or just swing by the PRX booth so we can confirm.
The Talent Development Super Session
9AM to 10:30AM
Join PRX Chief Content Officer John Barth and others (http://prpd.org/conference/2015/agenda.aspx
) for a deep dive into identifying, developing and nurturing the talent we need to take public radio into the next generation of service.
The Moth LIVE
7:30 PM Byham Theatre 101 6th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
It’s a hit on more than 500 stations, probably yours. Join us for the laughs, tears and power of live storytelling that only The Moth can deliver. Pay close attention for a very special PRX musical guest!
THURSDAY OCT 1
BREAKOUT SESSION: Fact and Fiction from the Frontlines of the Podcast Revolution
10:45AM to 11:45AM Location: TBA
Get the inside track on podcasting from talent, to production dynamics, to revenue challenges, moderated by PRX COO Kerri Hoffman (Hot Pod newsletter recently called her the ‘badass of podcasting!”) Bring questions!
BREAKOUT SESSION: Deep Impact: Deciding to do investigative reporting
1:45PM to 2:45PM Location: TBA
Moderated by Reveal EP Kevin Sullivan, MPR’s Madeleine Baran (duPont Award winner for investigative reporting) and Patrick Madden of WAMU will discuss the pluses and minuses of investigative reporting in local markets and how prepared – or unprepared – stations are for this challenge.
Meet the PRX Staff
We’ll all be on hand to meet with you.
- CEO Jake Shapiro
- COO Kerri Hoffman
- Chief Content Officer John Barth
- Station Relations Director Kathleen Unwin
- Content Coordinator Genevieve Sponsler
- Marketing Director Maggie Taylor
We’re here to discuss:
- Reveal Weekly
- The Moth Radio Hour
- Sound Opinions
- PRX Remix
- Program distribution
- Content and talent development
- New programs
See the full conference agenda here.