Cal Press 141st Winter Meeting

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Marines' Memorial Club & Hotel
04:00 PM
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Marines' Memorial Club & Hotel609 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
$213/night  STANDARD ROOM* $243/night  DELUXE ROOM*
A limited number of discounted hotel rooms are available to Cal Press attendees at the Marines' Memorial Club & Hotel. Please call 1/800-5-MARINE (800/562-7463) and ask for the CAL PRESS 2018 room block code in order to receive the group rate. In addition, reservation requests may also be made via e-mail to [email protected]  or sent via fax to 415-441-3649.
*Single/double occupancy
Thursday, December 6
5:30 pm Reception
6:30 pm Dinner & Awards Presentations
8:00 pm Feature Presentation:
 "From Watergate to fake news: How the media lost their luster, and why they must come to grips with the fact that so many Americans hate the news business."
Veteran journalist Jim asks some tough questions requiring self-reflection by news leaders. But he also offers some answers in his new role as Executive Director of the Fresno State Institute for Media and Public Trust. Here's your chance to size up the industry challenges in a way that can help you develop a new path forward in these difficult times for media.
Presented by:
Jim Boren, executive director, Fresno State Institute for Media and Public Trust
Friday, December 7
11:30 pm Reception
12:00 pm Lunch & Awards Presentations
1:00 pm Featured Discussion:
“How Newsrooms Serve Readers In Today's Media Environment”

Audrey Cooper
Lauren Gustus
Dave Lesher
Ruben Navarrette Jr.
Jim Boren

Audrey Cooper, editor in chief, San Francisco ChronicleLauren Gustus, editor, Sacramento Bee; regional editor, McClatchy Co.David Lesher, editor and CEO, CalmattersRuben Navarrette Jr., syndicated columnist, The Washington Post Writers Group
Moderated by:
Jim Boren, executive director, Fresno State Institute for Media and Public Trust


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