Friday, Nov. 4.

Save the date for Fast Forward Digital Media Workshop 2022. Registration will be active soon!

Our keynote speakers will be creators of the newly released film Kinnick: The Documentary.

We will have a full schedule of morning sessions on Friday, Nov. 4 with leading media experts from across the Midwest.  Topics include:

  • Covering the news
  • Selling your product across media
  • Producing live sports
  • Improving your on-air skills
  • Creating "the shot": best practices for camerawork
  • Planning strategic media
  • Reporting on sports
  • Making long-format media (films, documentaries, TV series)

 

speakers at the fast forward conference

Sponsors and Planning Committee
 

Thanks to the generosity of the Iowa Broadcasters Association and the IBA Foundation for sponsoring this event.

Thanks to our Fast Forward planning committee & UNI Communication and Media:

  • Eric Braley, Instructor, Digital Media Leadership, Communication and Media, UNI 
  • Dr. Anelia Dimitrova, Digital Journalism, Communication and Media, UNI
  • Dr. John Fritch, Dean, College of Humanities, Arts & Sciences, UNI
  • Professor Phillip Hopper, Digital Media Production, Communication and Media, UNI
  • Dr. Christopher Martin, Digital Journalism, Communication and Media, UNI
  • Dr. Ryan McGeough, Head, Communication and Media, UNI
  • Michael Rueber, Broadcast Engineer, Communication and Media, UNI
  • Professor Francesca Soans, Digital Media Production, Communication and Media, UNI