SPJ Region 5 Conference




April 6-7, 2018


"Building Trust: A Toolbox for Journalists and the Community"

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

The conference will be hosted on Friday, April 6, at Northwestern University and Saturday, April 7, at DePaul University, both at their downtown Loop campuses.

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 lakefront.

More information about the conference program and visiting Chicago will be available soon.

"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