Excellence in Journalism 2020

September 10-12 • Washington Hilton, Washington, D.C.


Excellence in Journalism 2020
September 10-12 • Washington Hilton, Washington, D.C.

Schedule at a Glance

Below is a tentative schedule of what we have planned for EIJ20. All times and events are subject to change, and additional details will appear here as they are finalized, so check back often!


Wednesday, Sept. 9

All day
RTDNA, SPJ Student Newsrooms
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
ACES Editing WorkshopFull-and Half-Day Workshops
Some require pre-registration and fee

ACES Editing Workshop
Noon-4 p.m.
RTDNA/F Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, Sept. 10

All day
RTDNA, SPJ Student Newsrooms
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Network with Exhibitors & Recruiters in the J-Expo & Career Fair
Registration open
Quiet nursing room available
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Educational workshops and super sessions
9 a.m.-Noon
SPJ Board of Directors Meeting
TBD
RTDNA Opening Membership Meeting
5:30-6:30 p.m.
SPJ Opening Business Meeting
8-10 p.m.
Opening Night Reception
Open to all registered attendees

Friday, Sept. 11

All day
RTDNA, SPJ Student Newsrooms
7-8 a.m.
Wellness activity
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Network with Exhibitors & Recruiters in the J-Expo & Career Fair
Registration open
Quiet nursing room available
8-9 a.m.
SPJ regional meetings
9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Educational workshops and super sessions
9 a.m.-Noon
SPJ Foundation Board of Directors Meeting
5:30-7 p.m.
RTDNA Paul White and John F. Hogan Awards Reception
Ticket required
6:30-8 p.m
SPJ Student Union

Saturday, Sept. 12

All day
RTDNA, SPJ Student Newsrooms
7-8 a.m.
Wellness activity
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Educational workshops and super sessions
Quiet nursing room available
1:30-4 p.m.
SPJ Closing Business Meeting
TBD
RTDNA Closing Membership Meeting
3-6 p.m.
RTDNA/F Board of Directors Meeting
6:30-7:30 p.m.
SPJ Legal Defense Fund Live Auction and Reception
7:30-10 p.m.
SPJ President’s Installation Banquet
Ticket required

Sunday, Sept. 13

9 a.m.-1 p.m.
SPJ Board of Directors Meeting


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