Mega-Conference is back!

Conference returns in 2022 to Orlando, Florida

The News Industry Mega-Conference, the news media industry’s largest event, returns with an in-person meeting April 10-12, 2022.  The conference will be held in Orlando, Florida, at the JW Marriott Bonnet Creek Resort, one of the newest resorts in the Walt Disney World area.

The News Industry Mega-Conference is presented by America’s Newspapers, the industry’s leading association focused on protecting local newspapers.  The conference is also supported by the News Media Alliance.  Additionally, Editor & Publisher will be the official media partner of this year’s event. 

"It’s great to have the Mega-Conference return, and in such an amazing location," said Dean Ridings, CEO of America's Newspapers.  "As the news industry continues to evolve, this meeting is more important than ever. The Mega-Conference is all about innovation, new solutions and practical applications that will help any news organization today. America’s Newspapers is proud to bring the Mega-Conference back in 2022."

News Media Alliance President & CEO David Chavern said: “The News Media Alliance is delighted to once again support Mega-Conference, an event where news publishers can come together to hear and share new trends and ideas, strategies and tactics for sustaining our industry and local journalism.”

Conference registration

Attendee registration will begin soon.  Special discounts for groups and multiple attendees, as well as corporate rates, will be available.  CLICK HERE to be notified when early-bird registration opens.

Sponsorship / Exhibit opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities for the News Industry Mega-Conference also will be announced soon, including exhibit hall opportunities.  To have sponsorship and exhibit information sent to you, CLICK HERE and add your name and company information to our distribution list.

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We're looking forward to seeing you at the Mega-Conference!

JW Marriott Bonnet Creek Resort
Orlando, Florida

For budgeting purposes, hotel rates in our room block are $250 a night, plus tax.  Information about reserving a room in our block will be sent to attendees after they register.

Attendee registration will begin in mid-November, with early-bird rates available until December 31.  Special discounts for groups and multiple attendees, as well as corporate rates, will be available.