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2019 Conference

The Community Media Conference happens June 18-20, 2019 in San Diego. It comes at a critical time for community radio. Across the country stations are navigating rapid and transformative change. While other media is losing audience, radio’s has grown. A new generation of leaders and media makers is taking the lead and revitalizing the space. An increase in emergency situations and climate related events have highlighted local stations’ resilience and service. New business models, digital tools, and social movements are changing the way stations operate and what they respond to.

Amidst all the change the Community Media Conference is your one stop shop for re-energizing yourself and gaining the skills you need to do your best work.

Conference Registration:

  • NFCB Member Station Early Bird Rate ends on March 15, 2019
  • Intensives ($100)
    Must be registered for the conference to attend an intensive

Host Hotel: $209/night + tax

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About San Diego

Conference sessions will be held at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina in the Bay Tower, 1590 Harbor Island Dr., San Diego, CA 92101. You can register at a discounted rate here.

Our conference venue is located just minutes from San Diego’s famous sites, including Balboa Park, the historic Gaslamp Quarter, Little Italy and more.

This year, NFCB’s conference touches down in San Diego, a leading Southern California destination. Learn more about local history and sites at sandiego.org. We hope you will join us in this multi-faceted border city for a shared learning experience with your peers from all over the country.

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