Florida International University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication today announced its selection of panelists for “Hispanics and the Media: The Emerging Power Conference” on Oct. 18 at the university’s Biscayne Bay Campus.
“We are bringing to our conference some of the top scholars and professionals on Hispanic news media in the United States to discuss the state of the Hispanic media, its major issues, trends, and opportunities,” said Raul Reis, Dean of the School of Journalism and Mass Communications.
Alina Falcon, Telemundo Network Executive Vice President of news and alternative programming, is the keynote speaker.
She will be joined by other speakers and panelists at the one-day conference. The participants and their topics include:
The conference will be held 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Registration fee for professionals is $50; for students, a donation of $15.
The SJMC obtained a special rate at Newport Beachside Hotel and Resort, 16701 Collins Ave. in nearby Sunny Isles Beach. For reservations and a special room rate, call 800-327-5476 and provide FIU’s reservation code: 568539. You may also email reservations to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: FIU Code 568539
For more information on the event, including registration and the agenda, please visit http://go.fiu.edu/HispanicConference
Renowned Panelists, scholars join Hispanic Media Conference at FIU’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication
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