This conference provides educational workshops and networking opportunities to students and community interested in radio and media careers. This conference features prominent local and national media professionals.
The Dale Dorman Radio & Digital Media Conference is open to the general public. The conference is a combination of panel discussions, workshops, and individual speakers. There are workshops for many different interests! Community broadcasters, high school students, area business, and college students. Great for students of journalism, theater, film, and broadcasting.
Anna P Buckley Performing Arts Center
Massasoit Community College - Brockton Campus
Our conference provides students and professionals an opportunity to network, critique demos, and discuss station internship and employment possibilities. Massasoit student work will be showcased.
Fake News & The Media Panel Discussion
Misinformation has permeated our social news feeds, internet articles, and even brings us to question reputable news sources. How do we approach the information and make sure we have the true facts? Our diverse media panel brings light on the trend of "Fake News"
Other conference Topics include:
• How to break into the business
• Finding your creative voice
• Creating your own media - internet radio, blogging, social media, film
• The business of media
• Broadcast techniques and in-studio sessions.
Featured Keynote Speaker
Doug Meehan - NewsCenter 5’s Doug Meehan is co-anchor of the station’s weekend morning newscasts. Meehan is paired with Antoinette Antonio for the 5-7AM weekend EyeOpener as well as the Saturday and Sunday 8AM newscasts. He also contributes to the weekday EyeOpener newscast as a general assignment reporter. He came to WCVB in December of 2015 from KPNX-TV in Phoenix, AZ where he served for nearly three years as a news anchor.
National voice-over talent, John Taylor, will conduct a Skype teleconference from his LA studio discussing how he got into the industry, the voice-over / radio / film industry, and taking questions.
Larry Lawson, Director of News/Coordinating Producer for New England Sports Network (NESN)
Boston Radio Personality Jackson Blue
Mornings on Country 102.5 in Boston with Hannah