Featuring: Envision The Future Conference
The Alliance for Community Media Northeast Region will hold their annual fall conference on OCTOBER 11th, 12th and 13th at Proctors in Schenectady, NY. The historic Proctors manages Open Stage Media, Schenectady's exclusive Public, Educational and Government access channels on SPECTRUM, Verizon FiOS and streaming online. OSM station director Zebulon Schmidt co-chairs the ACM NE board as well as the ACM NY board. This annual conference brings in150-200 access coordinators, station directors, producers and community organizers from across the northeast. The Alliance for Community Media Northeast membership is formed from the states of NY, ME, NH, MA, CT, and VT. The 2018 conference theme is "ENVISION THE FUTURE." We will look forward to the impending decades and take on a next generation perspective on key topics including specifically local free speech and the freedom of the press. During the three days event, there will be workshops designed around public policy, community engagement as well as topics such as state of the art advancement in telecommunications. The conference will also host an expansive vendor fair. Please join us this October, and help us ENVISION THE FUTURE.