HARRISBURG, Pa. (May 24, 2013) — America East, the premiere technology and operations conference for the newspaper industry, is scheduled to take place March 31 –April 2, 2014 at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center in Hershey, Pa. America East offers an interactive forum for both vendors and attendees to meet in one convenient and inexpensive location. The AE Advisory Committee is now accepting proposals for presentations and panel sessions.
Session topics should be of interest to publishers, managers and key news media personnel. Potential topics include, but are not limited to, revenue generation, mobile platforms, social media strategies, production efficiencies, paid content models, advertising roundtables, hyperlocal content and printing technology trends.
To submit a presentation application, visit the Call for 2014 Presentations web page located on the America East website - http://americaeast.panewsmedia.org/about-america-east/call-for-presentations
. Submissions are due by August 12, 2013. Applicants will be notified of the Committee’s decision in September via email.
The PNA, founded in 1925, is the nonprofit trade association for print and online media in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Its mission is to advance the business interests of Pennsylvania news media companies and to promote a free and independent press. It has more than 300 newspaper and media members, including daily, weekly, and college newspapers and online publications.