Summit
2017
Latino Media
June 23 & 24, 2017 | New York City
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A two-day experience hosting journalists, news media industry leaders, innovators, thinkers and entrepreneurs focused on U.S. Latino journalism and the larger Spanish-language world. 

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Featured Speakers

Full list of speakers


(Final lineup of speakers will be announced on June 1)
Ignacio Escolar

Ignacio Escolar

Founder and editor-in-chief ElDiario.es, Spain
Juanita León

Juanita León

Founder and editor-in-chief La Silla Vacía, Colombia
Mark Lopez

Mark Lopez

Director of Pew Research Hispanic, U.S.
Marcela Turatic

Marcela Turati

Co-founder and editor El Quinto Elemento Lab, Mexico
Borja Echeverria

Borja Echevarría

VP and editor-in-chief,
Univision Digital, Spain and U.S.

Giannina Segnini

Investigative journalist and professor at Columbia University, Costa Rica and U.S.
Yesenia Perez-Cruz

Yesenia Perez-Cruz

Design director at Vox Media, Puerto Rico and U.S.

Celeste LeCompte

Director of business development at ProPublica, U.S.
Carlos Manuel Álvarez

Carlos Manuel Alvarez Rodríguez

Co-founder and editor El Estornudo, Cuba

Kit Rachlis

Senior Editor of The California Sunday Magazine, U.S.
Marina Walker Guevara

Marina Walker

Deputy director, The International Consortium of Investigative Journalism (ICIJ), Argentina and U.S.
César Batiz

César Batiz

Director and co-founder of El Pitazo, Venezuela
Eileen Truax

Eileen Truax

Co-founder of Cuadernos Doble Raya, Colectivo de Periodistas Iberoamericanos, Mexico and U.S.
Joshua Benton

Joshua Benton

Director of the Nieman Lab, U.S.
Patricio Fernández Chadwick

Patricio Fernández

Founder and editor-in-chief of The Clinic, Chile
Elaine Díaz Rodríguez

Elaine Díaz Rodríguez

Founder and editor-in-chief of Periodismo de Barrio, Cuba
Daniel Moreno

Daniel Moreno

Founder and editor-in-chief of Animal Político, Mexico
Scott Lamb

Scott Lamb

VP of International growth at BuzzFeed
Laura Weffer

Laura Weffer

Editorial director and co-founder Efecto Cocuyo, Venezuela
Charo Henríquez

Charo Henríquez

Digital journalist, editor and product manager, Puerto Rico & New York
Christian Leal

Christian Leal

Founder and editor-in-chief BioBioChile, Chile
Ana Ormaechea

Ana Ormaechea

Founder of Cuonda.com, Spain
Julio Ricardo Varela (Julito)

Julio Ricardo Varela

Digital Media Director, Futuro Media Group
Carolina Moreno

Carolina Moreno

The Huffington Post, Latino Voices editor, U.S.
David González

David González

Journalist, photographer and co-editor of the New York Times Lens blog, U.S.
Sonya Song

Sonya Song

Media researcher at Chartbeat, U.S.
Delia Rodríguez

Delia Rodríguez

Managing editor for Audience Engagement at Univision, Spain and U.S.
Almudena Toral

Almudena Toral

Head of the feature video team at Univision News Digital, Spain and U.S.
Stacy Marie Ishmael

Stacy-Marie Ishmael

2016-17 JSK Stanford Fellow, Trinidad and Tobago, U.S.
Carlos Dada

Carlos Dada

Founder of ElFaro.net, El Salvador
Romina Mella

Romina Mella

Co-founder of IDL-Reporteros and Tow-Knight Fellow, Peru
José Simián

José Simián

Bilingual writer and deputy digital editor of HOLA! USA

Location & Time

CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
219 W 40th Street, New York, NY
Friday, June 23 | 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. & Saturday, June 24 | 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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