APME offers conference in Austin

The Associated Press Media Editors will host a two-day workshop in Austin this month.

The workshop is scheduled for Aug. 22 and 23 at the University of Texas at Austin. Sessions include planning and coaching across all platforms, creating viral content, mining data for stories, beat mapping and using video to enhance overall storytelling.

This workshop is for reporters, editors and other journalists from print, digital and broadcast newsrooms of all sizes, as well as journalism educators and students.The sessions in video storytelling and data journalism presume no previous experience in either. You do not have to be a member of APME to attend.

Registration is $75 and includes two full days of training, plus continental breakfast, lunch and snacks each day.

For more information, visit the APME website.