2017 Central Regional Meeting
Saturday, April 22, 2017 | Toronto, ON
The Central Regional meeting is an annual event that brings together individuals in the broadcast and digital news industry to network and celebrate excellence in the field. The events are hosted and organized by local RTDNA Canada members and is open to members, non-members, students and anyone with an interest in the industry.
10.30 am Professional Development Session on
Truthiness. Fake News. Alternative Facts
What is the role of newsrooms in combating the spread of misinformation?
What do we do? How far do we go? What is our responsibility? Are we losing the battle?
Join our panelists, Scott Metcalfe (News Director 680 News), Lis Travers (General Manager CTV News Channel), Steve Ladurantaye (Managing Editor CBC Digital News) and Mike Karapita (Humber College Journalism Professor) for a lively and interesting discussion on this important topic
11.45 am Awards Luncheon
2:15 pm Mix and mingle (cash bar)
2.45 pm Student Session
One-on-One with News Directors, Reporters, Award Winners and Graduates.
Humber College – North Campus [The Humber Room]
205 Humber College Blvd.
Registration & Pricing
• RTDNA Canada Member $105 + tax
• Non-member $150 + tax
• Students $50 + tax