The NASH76 MASH UP delegate guide can be viewed here:

Wednesday — Jan. 8 — Schedule Thursday — Jan. 9

Friday — Jan. 10 — Schedule

Saturday — Jan. 11 — Schedule

Sunday — Jan. 12 — Schedule

For more information about newsroom tours, click here. For more information about other sign-up sessions, click here. To sign up for critiques, click here.

You can also check out our separate lists of speakers and social events, and learn more about the hotel here.


Delegates are covered for Wednesday dinner, Thursday breakfast and dinner, Friday breakfast and dinner, Saturday breakfast and dinner, and Sunday breakfast. While folks will need to scope out lunch on their own, there is an on-site restaurant on the main floor of the hotel and on the 24th floor, as well as plenty of diverse options on nearby Jasper Avenue.

Trade fair

Delegates are encouraged to stop by the hotel's Promenade (near the registration table and the main conference area) through the duration of the conference to check out tables and presentations from media organizations and industry representatives.


CUP’s special issues caucuses are intended to promote awareness of issues involving marginalized social groups within CUP and are open to anyone who identifies as a member of the special issues group and any others invited by those members. Special issues caucuses will take place during select breakfast and lunch blocks. Please check regularly for updated times and locations.