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The leaders of independent local news, back together in one place

A first-of-its-kind conference focused on revenue and sustainability for independent news businesses

An in-person gathering for independent publishers and other current and future news leaders

A celebration of the best work, innovation, and experimentation in our industry

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What to know about the Summit

Who: Independent news organizations working toward sustainability and those who want to support them

When: October 27-29, 2022

Where: The Austin Marriott Downtown in Austin, Texas 
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  • Member Ticket (for LION and News Revenue Hub members): $105
  • General Admission Ticket (for non-members): $155
  • (Optional) LION Awards Ceremony + Dinner: $35


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Made possible by:

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