All of the parties, events & networking opportunities in one place

Amazing parties, famous media faces, a movie screening and news-rich places. Find it all in this year’s official (and unofficial) party, events and networking round-up. All official ONA17 events are free and open to registered attendees. You’ll need a full conference pass for those, as well as any special presentations. Some events require RSVPs for drink tickets. Unofficial…  Read More

Find a job, internship or fellowship at ONA17

Coming to ONA17 to find a new job, explore graduate school or the world of fellowships? These groups are looking for the best and brightest in digital news. A walk on the exhibit and Midway floor at ONA17 — on the Exhibition Level near the Washington rooms — will reveal dozens of potential employers and new…  Read More

D.C. dining trends you shouldn’t miss

This post is sponsored by Tow Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism. Join 15 Disruptive Journalism Fellows at ONA17’s Educators Meetup, 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6, to discuss ways to invigorate journalism education. Add your voice to our growing online community of change agents. In addition to my work with news and tech partnerships at…  Read More

RSVP for these 3 ONA17 events today

We are excited to host a record number of official receptions, breakfasts, lunches and special sessions at ONA17. Here are three events that’ll wake up your mind and your body so you can get the most out of the conference. Each event requires an RSVP to attend — register now before they fill up! Disrupting…  Read More

5 receptions and events to attend at ONA17

Networking is an important part of ONA’s conference experience, and this year, we are excited to host a record number of official receptions, breakfasts, lunches, special sessions and even a mini-conference for students and young professionals in D.C. Some events are open to all full conference pass holders, while others require an invitation or an…  Read More

Nursing, pumping and family resources at ONA17

ONA has reserved a private room on the lobby level of the Marriott Wardman Park as a secure and quiet space to breastfeed or pump during ONA17. The space — Park Tower Room 8218 — will be equipped with a bathroom and sink, purified water and a small refrigerator to store expressed milk or bottles…  Read More

Newseum to serve as ONA17 Opening Night Reception venue

Join ONA at the iconic Newseum in downtown Washington for this year’s Opening Night Reception. Network with friends old and new. Enjoy drinks and world-class appetizers as you tour one of the most interactive museums in the world and enjoy spectacular fall views of D.C. landmarks. This event is generously supported by Facebook and the…  Read More