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It’s an all-new SABEW Spring Conference where we’ll focus on the future of business news. You can count on big ideas and Ted-style talks, hands-on skills development and more time for member networking. It’s like nothing we’ve ever done. We promise you’ll go back to your newsrooms with plenty to share and use.

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Conference chairs are Lisa Gibbs, global business editor, Associated Press and Beth Hunt, director, editorial recruiting and development, American City Business Journals.

For sponsor or exhibitor information contact Renee McGivern.

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Saturday, April 29 • 10:15am - 11:15am
Emerging Platforms and Other Cool Stuff

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First Facebook and Instagram, then Snapchat, now what? John Keefe, who’s leading Quartz’s Bot Studio, will walk us through the latest in bots, messenger apps and other cool stuff. Along the way, we’ll explore how to decide whether investing in a new platform is worth it, and how to test new ideas faster

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Aki Ito

Digital technology editor, Bloomberg
Aki Ito is a technology editor at Bloomberg in San Francisco. She oversees the digital reach of Bloomberg's technology coverage, as well as the technology team's social media strategy, daily newsletter and multimedia projects, which include two live video shows. She's also the co-host... Read More →
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John Keefe

Bot developer and application product manager, Quartz
John Keefe is a journalist, tinkerer and coder based in New York City. He works at the news site Quartz as a developer in the Quartz Bot Studio and product manager of Quartz's breakthrough apps. Keefe also teaches a class on rapid prototyping for new ideas in journalism technology... Read More →

Saturday April 29, 2017 10:15am - 11:15am PDT
Cascade Ballroom I The Westin Seattle, 1900 5th Avenue, Seattle, WA, 98101