Conference Schedule

This schedule is subject to change. Click here if you’re looking for workshop descriptions. Questions? Email us at info@acmwest.org.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

10:00am – 5:30pm

Check-in and Registration

10:00am – 5:30pm

Exhibitor Set-Up

1:00 – 4:00pm

In-Depth Workshop

Implementing an Audio/Video Podcasting Studio and Training Curriculum
at your Community Media Center

6:00 – 8:30pm

Reception at AMP (Monterey’s Community Media Center), with food, refreshments, and facilities tour. 465 Tyler Street, Monterey, CA 93940

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

8:00am-5:30pm

Check-in and Registration

8:00 – 9:30am

Continental Breakfast

8:00am – 5:15pm

Technology Exhibits featuring Technology/Equipment Vendors

9:00 –10:15am

OPENING PLENARY – FCC, Federal and State Legislative Issues and Court Cases Impacting Our Future

Workshop Tracks:

Track #1

Track #2

Track #3

 

10:30am Noon

Round 1

Going
Beyond Cable Funding: Revenue Development Options, Opportunities, and Success
Stores Part 1

Building and Implementing a Marketing/Re-Branding
Plan for your CMC

Production
Rapid Fire: Tools, Tricks, and Gadgets

 

Noon – 1:45 pm

New Technology Show and
Tell
, LUNCHEON

2:00 – 3:30pm

Round 2

Going Beyond Cable Funding: Revenue Development Options, Opportunities, and Success
Stores Part 2

Up Your Social Media Game

Thinking
Outside the Box: Creative & Innovative Programs and Formats

 

3:45 – 5:00pm

Round 3

Identifying
and Addressing the Primary HR Issues Facing CMC’s

Explore the Technology Show

 

Setting Up, Lighting, and Conducting Video Interviews

 

5:30 pm

Bus Departs from Hotel to Social Event

6:00- 7:30 pm

SOCIAL EVENT with food and drink at Plaza Linda Restaurant. 27 E Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924

8:00 pm

Bus Departs from Social Event to Hotel

THURSDAY, February 20, 2020

8:00am – 2:00pm

Check-in and Registration

8:00 –9:30am

Continental Breakfast

8:00am – 4:00pm

Technology Exhibits featuring Technology/Equipment Vendors

9:00 10:15am

PLENARY SESSION – COMMUNITY MEDIA: RIDING WAVES OF CHANGE

 

Workshop Tracks:

Track # 1

Track # 2

Track # 3

 

10:30 – Noon

Round 4

 

Re-envisioning
Community Media Centers: Building Relevance and Long-Term Sustainability

Hyperlocal News and Public Affairs: An Exploration of
Opportunities and Partnerships

Machine
Learning: Big Data Ate Your Video

 

Noon 1:15pm

ACM Western States Annual Regional Meeting,
LUNCHEON

1:30 –3:00pm

Round 5

Exploring Community and Power in Media

Switching
Gears: Retooling Your CMC Board to Meet the New Reality

The Distribution Platform Conundrum

 

3:15 –4:15pm

Conference Closing, Exhibitor Drawings and Raffles

6:00 –8:00pm

WAVE AWARDS CEREMONY at Embassy Suites hotel with music, refreshments, and food

(Schedule subject
to change
)