APME Conference: Large Vendor Turnout
Monday, September 16, 2013
Posted by: Laura Sellers-Earl
The Associated Press Media Editors will have one of its largest groups of vendors attending the 2013 conference in Indianapolis, Oct. 28-30.
Among the vendors signed up to attend the conference are AccuWeather
, American Profile magazine
, The Associated Press
, Athlon Sports
, Crowdy News
, Digital First
, Marquette University
, National Press Foundation
, New York Times
, Parade magazine
, Schurz Communications
, Tansa Systems USA
, USA Weekend magazine
and Washington Post Writers Group
The theme of the conference is "Content is King."
Conference sessions will include Sports Coverage and Access, First Amendment Showdown, Change Management, Keeping Print Alive, The New Ethics, Metering Mania and How to Reset Your Coverage and Priorities.
The event will have two host hotels at two price points in the same complex, including the J.W. Marriott, $169 per night, and the SpringHill Suites, $139 per night. Special rates are available until Sept. 26.
The conference will be held just across the street at the Indiana State Museum. The first night's reception and APME Foundation auction will be held at the Indiana Roof Ballroom, and the second night will feature a reception at the NCAA Hall of Champions.