The 2007 NPPA Photojournalism Summit will take place in Portland, Oregon this year, and the speakers list features a who’s who of online talent.
The list of multimedia speakers includes:
- Rich Beckman, professor of multimedia design and production at the University of North Carolina
- Andrew deVigal, multimedia editor for The New York Times
- Seth Gitner, multimedia editor for The Roanoke Times and Roanoke.com
- Dirck Halstead, editor and publisher of DigitalJournalist.org
- Richard Koci Hernandez, deputy director of multimedia and photography for The San Jose Mercury News
- Tom Kennedy, managing editor for multimedia at Washingtonpost.com and Newsweek Interactive
- David Leeson, executive producer for video and new media at The Dallas Morning News
- Judith Levitt, Photo Producer for The New York Times
- Regina McCombs, The Star Tribune
- Jim Seida, multimedia producer for MSNBC
- Brian Storm, president of MediaStorm
- Joe Weiss, Creator and Developer of Soundslides
Also, make sure to catch me at the Online News Association conference in Toronto on Oct. 17-19. I’ll also soon be swinging by the National Association of Hispanic Journalists conference, featuring plenty of online workshops on June 13-16 in San Jose, Calif.