Sree Sreenivasan To Deliver Keynote At N3Con Gala Awards Night
May 8, 2018 • 0 Comment
After two days of thought-provoking discussions at N3Con 2018, the conversation continues at the Gala Awards Night and Silent Auction on Saturday, May 26, 6:30 pm, at the venerable Foreign Correspondents’ Club in Hong Kong.
During a multi-course dinner, keynote speaker and social media wizard Sree Sreenivasan will share insights taken from his journey from tech journalist to chief digital officer for New York City, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Columbia University.
In 2015, Fast Company named him one of the 100 most creative people in business and in 2010, he was named one of the 35 most influential people in social media by the Poynter Institute. He also co-founded the South Asian Journalists Association.
Also at the Gala Awards Night, finalists from our very first Story Slam competition will regale guests and judges with their true tales of tragedy, comedy, and drama to compete for US$500 and other prizes in an exciting live event. Finalists receive free entry to the gala. Apply here: https://www.n3con.com/2018/2018/02/13/storyslam-your-story-behind-the-story
We will be giving thousands of dollars’ worth of awards to the winners of the Columbia Journalism School fellowship, Google Digital Award, leadership fellowships and travel stipends. The dress code is smart casual. Bring your wallet so you can bid on the many silent auction items ranging from hotel stays to coffee bean subscriptions.
All proceeds go to AAJA-Asia to help us continue to provide scholarships, fellowships, and fantastic programming throughout the year.
Buy your gala ticket here: https://www.n3con.com/2018/tickets