LION Summit

Lightning Talks

10:25 — 10:55 a.m., Film Row Cinema

A series of brief presentations, with time for questions.

- How engagement can help your bottom line: Building relationships with your audience members not only helps your journalism and community, but gives you a platform for revenue generation. Speaker: Janine Anderson, Hearken

- Press Freedom Tracker: Launched in 2017, the U.S. Press Freedom Tracker aims to comprehensively document press freedom violations in the United States committed by national, state, and local authorities, as well as by private individuals. These include: journalist arrests, assaults, border stops, camera and equipment seizures, surveillance orders, subpoenas, and more.  It's a partnership of more than 30 organizations, lead by the Freedom of the Press Foundation and the Committee to Protect Journalists. Speaker: Avi Asher Schapiro, Committee to Protect Journalists

- Push Notifications: Unsubscribe me! The pluses and pitfalls of push notifications. Speaker: Krystal Knapp, Planet Princeton

- Solutions Journalism Grants: LION members are eligible to apply for $2,500 grants to support solutions journalism reporting projects this fall. Speaker: Susan Smith Richardson, Solutions Journalism Network