Nevada Press Association Convention 2015 at the Nugget in Sparks this Friday and Saturday.
The annual awards banquet, honoring the best in journalism and inductions to the Nevada Newspaper Hall of Fame, will be Friday night, with cocktails at 6 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m.
The schedule for the convention:
Friday, Oct. 2
2:30 p.m. — NPA board meeting at the Reno Gazette-Journal, 955 Kuenzli
6 p.m. — Cocktails at Sparks Nugget, Poolside Terrace
6:30 p.m. — Awards banquet and Hall of Fame induction at Nugget, Poolside Terrace
Saturday, Oct. 3, Genoa Room, Nugget
8 a.m. — Continental breakfast (for those who signed up)
8:30 a.m. — General membership meeting and election of officers
9:30 a.m. — Putting social media to work for you, led by Caren Roblin, audience analyst for the Reno Gazette-Journal
10:30 a.m. — Drones for journalists, with a panel inclukdikng
1 p.m. — Luncheon (location TBA, for those who signed up)
4 p.m. — Football, UNR v. UNLV