SRCCON:WORK will focus on careers, teamwork, and care, and how these themes intersect in making journalism more inclusive and responsive. During our conference Dec. 7 & 8 in Philadelphia, each part of the schedule will begin with a pair of 10-minute talks that push us to do the hard work it takes to make newsrooms better. The SRCCON:WORK program is also participatory at its core, through hands-on sessions that dig into our conference themes.
This is a small conference, and we want to take advantage of that intimacy with moments where we share an experience as a full audience. We’ve invited talks driven by our community’s experience and values. We want them to challenge us as a group, then send us into breakout sessions full of new ideas.
Sessions at SRCCON events are different than those at most conferences. This part of the program is highly collaborative: an opportunity to compare notes, share skills, and take advantage of every attendee’s expertise. We’ll be taking part in: