October 16-18 - New Orleans

Newspaper leaders will gather in New Orleans to tackle the industry's challenges

Join the leaders in the news industry Oct. 16-18 in New Orleans.  The Senior Leadership Conference will be held at the iconic Roosevelt Hotel, a Waldorf Astoria Hotel, and include some uniquely New Orleans experiences.

The two-day meeting will focus on developing solutions to continue the evolutions of local newspapers.  The meeting is perfect for publishers, owners, corporate leaders and other senior-level executives.

The opening reception will be Sunday evening, Oct. 16, and the meeting will conclude late Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 18. This meeting has a special BONUS SESSION Tuesday afternoon at the offices of The Advocate/Times-Picayune. Judi Terzotis, president and publisher, and her team will go through a number of their successful initiatives, followed by a reception at their office.

Conference registration

The Senior Leadership Conference is open to current members of America's Newspapers and their guests.  Guests should not be affiliated with the same organization as the registering attendee, a member of another business serving the industry or an employee of a newspaper organization.

Registration for newspaper executives has begun. Click here to register

To ensure an optimal experience, Solutions Partners are limited to two registrants per company for the Senior Leadership Conference, with a limited number of total Solutions Partner registrations available at the conference.  Registration for Solutions Partners will begin soon.

Conference sponsorships

The Senior Leadership Conference is a smaller, more focused group of newspaper executives. To ensure a quality experience for all participants, a limited number of sponsorship options and attendance opportunities are available. Priority will be given to our Gold, Silver and Bronze Solutions Partners, respectively. Contact Patty Slusher for more details: pslusher@newspapers.org.

Safety protocols

Safety is our priority!  The Senior Leadership Conference will follow CDC recommendations at the time of the conference. 

Hotel reservations

Information about reserving your hotel room will be sent to you after your conference registration has been received. Room rates in our block start at $279 per night, plus tax.