SEJ's 28th Annual Conference Registration



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Registration includes most sessions; s​pecific breakfasts (Friday, Saturday), lunches (Fri, Sat) and dinners (Wednesday opening reception, Thursday hospitality receptions); and all beverage breaks. Some events cost extra; all are clearly marked on the agenda web pages. These include Wed workshops, Thurs tours, Sat dinner and party, and Sunday breakfast program.

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Tip: To help you choose events while registering online, open the agenda in a new window to read session/tour descriptions.
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Cindy MacDonald.

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Note: Registration is limited to adults age 18 or older, unless accompanied by parent or guardian.


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SEJ Member Rate: $240
Single day: $125

Student Rate: $90
Single day: $30
You don't need to be a member to register at student rates. However, you probably qualify for membership. To apply, CLICK HERE.

If you've been confirmed by the conference director as a speaker,
tour leader, moderator or organizer, please contact Cindy MacDonald at for registration information.


University/Small NonProfit: $650
Single day: $310

Government/Large non-profit: $850
Single day: $380

General Admission: $1400
Single day: $700

Exhibitors: $600

Current members only: You may include your dues with your registration fee. You must already be a member of SEJ to renew with conference registration.

Member rates apply to SEJ members only.

Eligible individuals can apply for membership to register at the member rate. SEJ membership is restricted to journalists, professors and students. 

If you apply for membership and are found to be ineligible, you will be billed for the remaining registration amount to make up the general admission rate — so be sure you know the criteria for eligibility before completing the application for membership.

See membership eligibility criteria.
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Walk-in registrations are welcome, though some events might be full.

Optional Ticketed Events:
1. Wednesday workshops (free, $50 or $60, includes breakfast and lunch)

2. Thursday tours ($40 - $50, includes lunch)

3. Saturday party ($35, includes dinner)

4. Sunday morning at the Flint Institute of Arts ($25, includes breakfast)



Want more conference options?

Check the hot links in the sea-green navigation bar above for more information about SEJ's 28th Annual Conference and the host city of Flint, Michigan.

Cancellation Policy:
If you cancel your registration in writing by September 4, 2018, you will receive a full refund less $50 processing fee. Non-attendance does not constitute cancellation. Substitutions may be made. To cancel, contact Robin Smith, 517-290-4891 or