The SPJ Regional Conference is an opening reception and day-long professional development meeting that brings area journalists, students and journalism educators together in one place to hear from industry experts on topics ranging from improving writing to leveraging technology in today’s new media climate. Networking opportunities at the conferences allow participants to build relationships that can lead to the sharing of best practices in newsrooms.

The Region 11 Conference will be held April 27-28, 2018 at the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City.

Early bird registration for the conference has been extended until March 22:

  • SPJ Member: $95
  • Non-SPJ Member: $115
  • Student: $75

After March 19, registration will be:

  • SPJ Member: $115
  • Non-SPJ Member: $135
  • Student: $90

The Mark of Excellence Luncheon is a separate event. Tickets are $55 for students and $65 for non-students.

Tickets for the Friday night opening reception are included in the conference registration. Tickets to just the opening night reception are $50 for SPJ members and $60 for non-members.

Parking: Self-parking at the Hilton is $14. Valet parking is $22 plus 10% city tax.

Eventbrite - SPJ Region 11 Conference

Can’t make it to the conference? You can help support the Regional Conference through a donation via the Eventbrite link.