NAA mediaXchange 2016

  • Lindsey Loving
  • 04.15.2016

April 17-20, 2016 | Washington, DC

Click here to access the NAA mediaXchange 2016 presentations (NAA members only; log-in required)

Washington Post Executive Editor Marty Baron Gives Opening Keynote at NAA mediaXchange 2016

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Watch: Video message from NAA president & CEO David Chavern on Why you should be at NAA mediaXchange 2016!

NAA mediaXchange is the largest annual gathering of newspaper and news media industry executives in North America, offering an exchange of information and ideas with programming and unprecedented networking opportunities that generate results.Lincoln Mem Bridge Night

Taking place April 17-20, 2016 at the new Marriott Marquis in Washington DC, the conference is designed to inspire and to provide valuable ideas and insights to help newspaper professionals grow audience and revenue for their print and digital products.

Register here!*

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Click here to download a one-page overview of NAA mediaXchange 2016.

The theme of the 2016 conference is “local” — the importance of newspapers in providing localized knowledge and information, engaging and improving the lives of their local communities. The Washington, DC conferences feature speeches from the top presidential candidates. In 2012, featured speakers included President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney.

Dress code: The dress code for NAA mediaXchange 2016 is business casual.

NAA mediaXchange 2016 Conference Mobile App:
Registered attendees can download the app to navigate the conference venue, create your own personalized agenda, see who else is attending mediaXchange and easily find exhibitors of interest to you. We will also use the app to communicate important updates and changes to the program, so be sure to check the app regularly throughout the conference, and Opt-in to receive push notifications to ensure you receive the most up-to-the-minute information! The app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android devices and can be found in the app store by searching for “NAA mediaXchange”. Log-in required. Registered attendees should have received emailed instructions to download the app, along with your personal log-in information.

*Only NAA members are eligible to attend mediaXchange. If you are not a member of NAA and are interested in membership, please contact NAA Member Services.

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  • Lindsey Loving
Lindsey is the Communications Manager for the News Media Alliance. Prior to joining the Alliance, she led communications for a food and nutrition nonprofit in Washington, D.C. for over eight years.