SPJ Region 5 Conference




April 5-6, 2019


Registration opens soon!

The Society of Professional Journalists welcomes professionals, students and supporters of a free press to our annual Region 5 (Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky) conference in Louisville.

The conference will be Friday, April 5, and Saturday, April 6, at the University of Louisville.

Learn new skills, share tips and ideas with industry experts, gain insights on the most important issues facing American journalism today, and find job and internship opportunities. Then, explore a vibrant city with great food, world-class arts and culture, and an incredible waterfront.


Keynote Speakers


"Freedom of speech is a principal pillar of a free government: When this support is taken away, the constitution of a free society is dissolved."

— Benjamin Franklin