Multimedia Training Conference for SF Bay Area Ethnic and Community Media Only One Week Away: Register Now for August 28 Event

The Renaissance Journalism Center and ZeroDivide are pleased to announce
that NAACP President Benjamin Jealous will give the keynote speech at the
closing reception of its training conference, Seizing the
, on August 28.

Register today for Seizing the Moment: A Multimedia Journalism Training Conference for the Ethnic and Community Media on August 28, cosponsored by the Renaissance
Journalism Center and ZeroDivide, in collaboration with New America

One multimedia skills boot camp is already filled. The other,
taught in Spanish and English, also requires preregistration, as space
is limited to 16.

If you don’t attend a boot camp, you can choose from
16 in-depth workshops on such topics as how to launch a Web site; new
business innovations to survive and thrive in the recession; expanding
your multimedia storytelling skills; and social networking fundamentals
to build your brand and reach new audiences. 

When: August 28th, 2009, 8:30am-4:30pm,
Reception 5pm-7pm
Who: Ethnic and Community Media

Where: San Francisco State University College of Extended
835 Market Street, San Francisco, CA

Registration $25 per
For more details and to register, visit
or call Whitney Wilcox at 415-773-0388, etx 333 or e-mail

Public Media Collaborative is teaching a set of these sessions, and JD Lasica, myself, David Cohn, Kara Andrade, Sarah Dopp, Kwab  Booth,  Abulkarruen Khan, and others will be there.

Hope you are too.