2017 STN Convention Planning

 

The Student Television Network Convention is a unique experience for both teachers and students.  In just four days, you can learn from professionals, participate in contests, meet peers, understand deadlines, acquire skills and have fun. Pre-planning for the STN Convention will ensure the most positive experience for teachers and students.  Before registration even opens, you can make the most crucial decisions and be prepared in advance.

 

 

 

HERE ARE SOME SUGGESTIONS FOR PRE-PLANNING:

  • Dates: March 28-31st, 2017
  • Location: Anaheim, California
  • Hotel Location: Anaheim Hilton (reservations can be made AFTER STN online registration in December)
  • Determine which students are attending
  • Collect partial payments for airfare, hotel, registration, contests and training
  • Enlist the help of parent volunteers and chaperones
  • Determine which students will share rooms
  • Determine the contests students will enter
  • Book airfare early 
  • Review past conventions with students!
  • Prepare for a dynamic and exciting convention!
  • Click here for the 2017 convention planner

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONVENTION LINKS

 

 

PLANNING
2017 Convention Planner
Code of Conduct Agreement
Code of Conduct is Required Reading for Registration
Registration Payments and Changes

Review Increased Change Charges
Anaheim Area Map/Restaurants
Things To Do Near Anaheim
Discount Disneyland Tickets
Sample School Forms 
Convention Scholarship Application
Equipment Rentals 
Middle School Day Pass
Middle School Angels Event 
Angels Baseball Tickets 
Angels Purchase Link 

 

TRAVEL
Closest Airports
Uber Transportation Details
Super Shuttle Transportation Details
Luggage Shipping Options
Bus Parking Options

 

ONSITE
Emergency and Health Related Info
Onsite Training Sessions
Professional Session Descriptions 
Professional Session Speaker Bios 
Professional Session Schedule

 

CONTESTS
2017 Onsite Contest List 
Hilton Hotel Production Rules 
Hotel Production Rules are Required Reading
2017 Onsite Contest Schedule
Contest Details
2017 Onsite Contest Detail Grid
Convention Presenter Contest

 

IMPORTANT NOTE:
See STN Contest Guidelines
for all contests.
Code of Ethics 
Creative Content Policy
Use of Copyrighted Materials


2017 STN CONVENTION SPONSORS/EXHIBITORS


Dodge College of Film & Media Arts - Chapman University 

Columbia College Hollywood

Datron World Communications

ESE Networks

Full Sail University

Teradek

Tribeca Flashpoint College

The US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange (SEE) Program

Eurasia Foundation

Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication - Arizona State University

All America High School Film Festival

American University - Discover the World of Communication

Blackmagic Design

Datavideo Corporation

EditStock

Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher

Ithaca College - Roy H. Park School of Communications

JB&A/Newtek

Lyndon State College

Philip Merrill College of Journalism

Relativity School

S.I. Newhouse School at Syracuse University

Savannah College of Art & Design

Temple University School of Media and Communication

The Media School at Indiana University

UF College of Journalism Summer Media Institute

University of Missouri

USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Woodbury University