Newspapers-ConferenceDiscover innovative business strategies, practical ideas, and creative ways that newspapers serve and connect with your community, at the 2016 National Conference in Edmonton. Co-hosted by Newspapers Canada, the Alberta Weekly Newspapers Association (AWNA) and the Association de la presse francophone (APF), this jam-packed weekend takes place May 27-28, at the Westin Edmonton Hotel.

A pre-conference welcome reception kicks off the event on Thursday night, launching into the National Conference on Friday, May 27—a full day of idea-sharing and inspiration from over a dozen industry leaders and experts. In the evening, recognize the industry’s best and brightest with galas celebrating the AWNA Better Newspaper Awards, APF’s Gala des Prix d’excellence, and the National Newspaper Awards. Then take advantage of more networking and learning opportunities at the AWNA Convention on Saturday, May 28.

The National Conference is the Canadian newspaper industry’s largest annual gathering, attracting hundreds of top-level newspaper representatives including publishers, corporate executives, editors-in-chief, advertising and marketing directors, circulation directors and heads of digital and multimedia. Industry suppliers participating as sponsors and trade show exhibitors will have access to the decision-makers from hundreds of daily and community newspapers.

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See more info about the National Newspaper Conference, Trade Show & Awards at: http://newspaperscanada.ca