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GWU to Address Journalism’s Future; On Panel: Jim Brady, Tina Brown, and Susan Page

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On March 29, journalism industry insiders will convene at Jack Morton Auditorium for an in-depth discussion of the “State of the Media 2010.”

EVENT: The revenue numbers for almost all American media companies are in great decline, and newer business models are struggling… This and other key findings of the Pew Research Center will be discussed in an afternoon conference at GW’s School of Media and Public Affairs (SMPA). A panel will react to the report and the latest news coverage for a deeper appraisal of the state of American journalism. Frank Sesno, director of SMPA, will moderate, and Vivian Schiller, NPR’s president and CEO, will deliver a keynote address.

WHEN: Monday, March 29, 2010; 1 p.m.

WHERE: The George Washington University; Jack Morton Auditorium
805 21st Street, NW Washington, D.C.

WHO: Jim Brady, president, Digital Strategies, Allbritton Communications Company; Tina Brown, founder and editor-in-chief, The Daily Beast; Susan Page, Washington bureau chief, USA Today; Antoine Sanfuentes, senior vice president and Washington bureau chief, NBC News; Vivian Schiller, president and CEO, NPR (Keynote); Charlie Sennott, executive editor, GlobalPost

RSVP: This event is free and open to the public. To register, visit http://pejgwu.eventbrite.com. Media should RSVP to Emily Cain, eecain@gwu.edu.

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