NAJA 2018 National Native Media Conference

Norman, Okla. — The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) will host the annual National Native Media Conference in Miami, Florida July 18-22, 2018. The early-bird registration rate has been extended to April 7. 

In association with the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ), NAJA will present the joint journalism expo and career fair where attendees can network directly with recruiters, gain hands-on experience with the latest tech tools and invest in their careers with personal resume critiques and more. All attendees will have the opportunity to attend all NAJA/NAHJ breakout programs and international training sessions with paid registration.

The conference program is aimed at providing education, professional skills-building, and serving as an arena for discussion of new insights on media in Indian Country.

Conference attendees will include: newsroom decision makers, leaders, station managers, reporters, producers, content managers, editors, freelancers and educators, in addition to tribal media and communications representatives from Native nations across the U.S., and Canada.

To registervisit and follow these steps:

  • Select: "Register for this Event / Registrese para el Evento," located under "Event Tasks" (You may have to scroll down on your screen to view)
  • Follow the prompts to create a new user account on the NAHJ event site
  • Follow the prompts to complete the online conference registration form
  • Indicate you are a NAJA member or NAJA student to receive the discounted registration rate
  • You should receive a confirmation email upon completion
  • Be sure to reserve your room for the event at the InterContinental Hotel Miami at the discounted conference rate of $149/night. Reservation options will become available directly after processing conference registration.The NAJA/NAHJ room block will fill up quickly and be reserved on a first-come first-served basis.