8:15 AM - EXCLUSIVE CONTENT STUDY - Key findings from talk listeners gathered in “Real Time” that are sure to change the way you choose your content. - With Tracy Johnson in association with Strategic Radio Solutions
9:00 AM - PODCASTING IS THE NEW BLACK - A special presentation by Pierre Bouvard and Steve Goldstein
10:15 AM - 7th Annual Andrew Ashwood Award
10:30 AM- A CONVERSATION WITH PREMIERE NETWORK'S 'MEGHAN McCAIN - Led by KFI/KTLK LA's Robin Bertolucci - A behind the scenes look at life on the campaign trail and much more. SPONSORED BY PREMIERE NETWORKS
NOON - SPECIAL FRIDAY LUNCHEON WITH SPECIAL GUEST, FORMER US REP. MIKE ROGERS HOST OF 'SOMETHING TO TALK ABOUT' - SPONSORED BY WESTWOOD ONE
1:30 PM - 7 GENIUS WAYS TO USE SOCIAL MEDIA AND TO CREATE AND DISTRIBUTE CONTENT - Talk Show Host and Social Media Expert Mark Kaye joins with CMG Director of Digital Audience Tim Clarke to show how modern talk shows use social media to create new content for on-air broadcasts and the repurpose content on social media to attract new fans and grow audience.
2: 30 PM - SPECIAL NEWS FORUM - How growing news platforms can lend a hand to radio and help them choose the right topics and stories. SPONSORED BY SALEM MEDIA
4:00 PM - TECH FOR TALK - The latest hardware, software and apps available to NTS Radio.
5:00 PM - TALK RADIO ROUNDTABLE - Star-Studded panel to offer insight and overview of today's current talk radio climate and will answer your questions.
6:30 PM - MEET AND GREET COCKTAIL HOUR - SPONSORED BY SUN BROADCAST GROUP
9:00 AM - EXCLUSIVE ONE ON ONE WITH DANIEL BONGINO - Former Secret Service Agent to Bush/Obama Talks Playing It Safe, Away From The Mic And More - Led by WHO Des Moines' Simon Conway
10:00 AM - SECOND ANNUAL TALK RADIO REPORT CARD (Now rebranded as The Hobbs Report) - I’ll update my Adult 25-54 listening report on the talk format with 2015 numbers from all of the PPM markets. (Check out the cool ad Don created below!!)
11:00 AM - AN ACTUAL LIVE FOCUS GROUP FEATURING TALK RADIO LISTENERS - This is a follow up to last year’s eye-opening forum. This year we’ll use a younger demo. - Presented by Carolyn Gilbert and Leigh Jacobs of NuVoodoo Research
*Sessions/Speakers Subject To Change Without Notice