2016 Pennsylvania Press Conference

  • Date: May 20, 2016 - May 21, 2016
  • Location: Hilton Harrisburg
  • Address: One North 2nd St., Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • Contact: Ms. Kathleen Landis
  • Email: kathleenl@pa-news.org
  • Phone: (717) 703-3069

Sponsored by the Pennsylvania Society of News Editors (PSNE) and the Pennsylvania Associated Press Managing Editors (PAPME) in conjunction with the Pennsylvania AP Broadcasters Association (PAPBA), Pennsylvania Women's Press Association (PWPA) and the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), this annual two-day conference caters to issues of importance to editors, reporters and broadcasters. Whether it's building readership, writing a better story, redesigning pages or managing a newsroom, there is always something for every attendee throughout two days of intense learning sessions.

Join us in Harrisburg as hundreds of outstanding writers, editors, photographers and broadcasters are recognized through various awards presentations. The prestigious Keystone Press Awards are joined by the PAPME News Excellence and Newsphoto Contest Awards, PAPBA Awards, PWPA Awards and the SPJ Awards.

Event registration and materials listed below:

Registration Form  


Event Brochure Video Workshop


To make hotel reservations:

Hotel Information



Deadline for hotel reservations is Thursday, April 21, 2016. After this date, rooms are subject to availability and the group rate can't be guaranteed.

Please phone the Hilton Harrisburg at 717-233-6000 or book online via the Hilton's online reservation system.

Please note, if you are unable to secure a room at the Hilton, other venues in close proximity include the Crowne Plaza and the Radisson Hotel.


Contact Us  |  3899 North Front Street, Harrisburg PA 17110  |  Phone: (717) 703-3000  |  Fax: (717) 703-3001