2018 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 15-18, 2018
  • Location: Nashville, TN
  • Hotel Location: Gaylord Marriott Resort (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
  • Consider the many activities in Nashville.  Contact our Travel Partner - USA Student Travel
  • Enlist the help of parent volunteers and chaperones
  • Determine which students will share rooms
  • Determine the contests students will enter
  • Book airfare early - Contact our Travel Partner - USA Student Travel
  • Review past conventions with students!
  • Prepare for a dynamic and exciting convention!
  • Click here for the 2018 Convention Planner

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONVENTION LINKS

 

 

2018 PLANNING
2018 Convention Planner
2018 Convention Flyer

Code of Conduct
Code of Conduct is Required Reading for Registration

Payments and Changes

Review Increased Change Charges

Sample School Forms 
Convention Press Release

 

TRAVEL
Travel Resources: Flights/Shuttles/Activities
Luggage Shipping Options

 

ONSITE
HOTEL SECURITY PROCEDURES
2018 CONVENTION CONTEST LIST
2018 CONVENTION CONTEST DETAIL GRID
2018 CONVENTION CONTEST SCHEDULE (ALPHA)
2018 CONVENTION CONTEST SCHEDULE (CHRON)



2017 CONVENTION
DOCS FOR REFERENCE
Professional Session Descriptions 
Professional Session Speaker Bios 
Onsite Training Sessions


IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS:
 
Read STN Contest Guidelines
for all contests


Code of Ethics 
Creative Content Policy
Use of Copyrighted Materials
Rules for Convention Contests

2017 STN CONVENTION SPONSORS/EXHIBITORS

All American High School Film Festival

American University - Discover the World of Communication

Blackmagic Design

Columbia College Hollywood

Datavideo Corporation

Datron World Communications

Dodge College of Film & Media Arts - Chapman University 

EditStock

ESE Networks

Eurasia Foundation

Full Sail University

Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher

iOgrapher LLC

Ithaca College - Roy H. Park School of Communications

JB&A/Newtek

Key Code Media

LiveU

Lyndon State College

Philip Merrill College of Journalism

Project Discovery

Relativity School

Savannah College of Art & Design

S.I. Newhouse School at Syracuse University

Temple University School of Media and Communication

Teradek

The Media School at Indiana University

The US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange (SEE) Program

Tribeca Flashpoint College

UF College of Journalism Summer Media Institute

University of Missouri

USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

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

Woodbury University

WorldStrides/USA Student Travel

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