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Friday, September 8 • 4:45pm - 5:45pm
The Big Story: Breaking News to Breaking Out

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Want to take your reporting to the next level? CNN’s award-winning journalists take you inside the big story and reveal how they went from breaking news to breaking out. From a tragic mass shooting, unprecedented global pandemic, and an ongoing border crisis, hear how to successfully advance a story, build and develop critical sources, and deliver impactful continuous coverage.

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Tori Powell

Breaking News Writer, CNN
Tori B. Powell is a Breaking News Writer at CNN, where she covers live national events. Prior to joining CNN, Powell worked as a Breaking News Reporter at CBS News as well as a Digital Content Producer for CBS Mornings. There, she covered live and exclusive events for a national audience... Read More →
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David Culver

Senior National Correspondent, CNN
DAVID CULVER is a senior national correspondent for CNN Worldwide, based at the network’s Los Angeles bureau. Culver’s award-winning work ha splayed a central role in CNN’s coverage around the world. Culver was previously based in Beijing and was responsible for covering major... Read More →
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Shimon Prokupecz

Senior Crime and Justice Correspondent, CNN
Shimon Prokupecz is an award-winning journalist and CNN’s senior crime and justice correspondent. Based in New York, he principally covers law enforcement and breaking national news stories, where his standout reporting has garnered accolades and acclaim from the Emmy’s, Peabody’s... Read More →
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Jen Christensen

writer, producer Health Team, CNN
Jen Christensen is a producer with CNN’s Health, Medical and Wellness Unit. In addition, she produces multi-platform projects and documentaries, primarily for CNN Chief Medical Correspondent, Dr. Sanjay Gupta. She also does data analysis and is a reporter for CNN.com.She has earned... Read More →
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Ramón Escobar

SVP, Talent Recruitment and Development, CNN
Ramon Escobar is senior vice president of talent recruitment and development for CNN Worldwide. He is responsible for the recruitment of all on and off-air talent for CNN U.S., CNN International, CNN en Español and HLN. He also advances the internal development of all anchors, correspondents... Read More →


Friday September 8, 2023 4:45pm - 5:45pm EDT
Congress B (4th Floor)