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December Webcast Schedule Posted

Next week we will be holding our last Multimedia Workshop for 2007. It has been a great year, and we are in the midst of gearing up for next year's first workshop. We have just posted the schedule for speaker presentations. These presentations are open to the public via live Webcast. (Apple's Quicktime Player is required.) To view them, visit our Webcast page.

Sunday, Dec 16
3:15 p.m. -- "Building the Multimedia Newsroom" with The Ventura County Star: Kevin Clerici, reporter; Gretchen Macchiarella, producer Studio 805; John Moore, managing editor; Bruce McLean, digital content manager. (approx 1 hour)
Monday, Dec 17
12:30 p.m. -- "Building Online Communities" with Lisa Williams, founder of H20Town (approx. 1 hour)

7:45 p.m. -- "How to Conceptualize, Manage and Promote Multimedia" with Manny Crisostomos, multimedia editor, Sacramento Bee. (approx. 1.5 hours)
Tuesday, Dec 18
12:30 p.m. -- "The Economics of News" with James T. Hamilton, Charles S. Syndnor Professor of Public Policy, Economics and Political Science, Duke University (approx. 1hour)

7: 15 p.m. -- "A Multimedia Approach to Covering Breaking News" with Regina McCombs, senior producer for multimedia, Minneapolis Star Tribune (approx. 2 hours)
Wednesday, Dec 19
1:30 p.m. -- "Programming Content that Deepens User Engagement" with Neil Chase, vice president of author services, Federated Media (approx. 1 hour)

(All times are Pacific Standard Time)