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Thursday, July 27 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Reaching Millennial & Generation Z Audiences

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Reaching youth is essential to the future of journalism. Bombarded with social media tricks and an ever-growing array of outlets, what can inspire the youngest audiences toward loyalty for a news organization? Hear from a panel of millennial and Gen Z newsroom leaders on their tactics for reaching peers and their visions for the future.

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Shawn Paik

Student, NYU
Shawn is an aspiring multimedia producer. He began his career as a photojournalist with the Chattanooga Times Free Press and went on to become the multimedia editor of the NYU newspaper. He has also worked at PBS NewsHour Weekend and Eater.

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Laila Alawa

CEO & Founder, The Tempest
Laila Alawa is the Founder and CEO of The Tempest, the tech & media company changing the global narrative of diverse millennial women. Previously, Laila worked with the White House and Congress. She worked as a research specialist at Princeton University, examining socio-cognitive... Read More →
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Brittany Cheng

Social Media Producer, SB Nation
Brittany is a social media producer at SB Nation and a University of Maryland graduate. Before her current role, she interned at Vox, USA Today and The Baltimore Sun.
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Hope King

Anchor, Cheddar
Hope King is an anchor with Cheddar, the leading Post Cable News network. Hope was previously with CNN and Business Insider. She is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School. Hope began her professional career at Merrill Lynch.

Thursday July 27, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm EDT
Commonwealth Hall C