Los Angeles

Presidential Race ‘16: Riding the Digital Campaign Bus

  • Thursday - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Los Angeles Room
  • #ONA15pol

It’s now standard operating procedure for U.S. Presidential candidates to circumvent traditional media to throw their hats in the ring, stake claims on the issues, stump for votes and create virtual personalities. How are journalists keeping up? How, ultimately, does this translate to voters? In this fun, insightful session, top political reporters share the trends they’re seeing in the 2016 campaign, and which major candidates are leading the charge or completely missing the digital boat. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/227504757" params="color=ff9900&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /]

— This session will have live video

— This session will have recorded audio


Juana Summers - Political Editor, Mashable
jmsummers | http://juanasummers.com

Maeve Reston - National Political Reporter, CNN
maevereston | http://cnn.it/1HAyZsa


Ashley Codianni - Director of Social Publishing, CNN
AshleyCodianni | http://www.cnn.com/