The New England PRO Chapter is pleased to be hosting the 2019 regional conference in Boston!

Our theme? “Democracy Runs on Journalism”!

The conference is scheduled to run from Friday, April 5 2019 through Saturday, April 6 2019 with most panels and sessions occurring at Northeastern University, located at 360 Huntington Avenue. (Check out an outline of our schedule here)

Friday night’s reception will take place in the social hub area of the Boston Globe office on State Street and the Mark of Excellence Awards lunch on Saturday will be at law offices of Prince Tye Lobel at 1 International Place. (Please note that travel to these locations will be a $5 train ride from the conference, so budget accordingly)

Reception guests will get pizza and a tour of the Boston Globe office, which is footsteps away from the historic Faneuil Hall/Quincy Market area. (Please note: there will be two sessions for the Friday night reception, Session A from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Session B from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. – you can register for a session here (REGISTRATION LINK COMING SOON)

To see a full list of sessions and key note speakers scheduled for our regional please click here.

 

Ticket prices are as follows

EARLY BIRD RATES (Save $25 before February 15!)
NON-MEMBER EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION – $125
PROFESSIONAL MEMBER EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION – $75
STUDENT MEMBER/NON-MEMBER FLAT RATE – $45

AFTER FEBRUARY 15
NON-MEMBER REGISTRATION – $150
PROFESSIONAL MEMBER REGISTRATION – $100
STUDENT MEMBER/NON-MEMBER FLAT RATE – $45

SATURDAY ONLY PASS
NON-MEMBER SATURDAY ONLY RATE – $125
PROFESSIONAL MEMBER SATURDAY ONLY RATE – $75
STUDENT MEMBER/NON-MEMBER FLAT RATE – $45

Get your tickets here

Please note: attendees will be on their own for lodging for this conference. Here is a list of hotels that we recommend —

The Westin Copley
La Quinta, Somerville
Envision Boston Hotel, Longwood
Hostel, Chinatown
Inn at Longwood Medical
Hampton Inn and Suites
The Verb, Fenway
Farrington Inn, Allstom
The Midtown Hotel, Huntington & Mass Ave
Buckminster, Kenmore

 

Any questions? Please contact New England PRO Chapter president Jordan Frias; [email protected]