ONA Local Map

ONA Local groups represent a tremendous opportunity to connect with other innovators in your area to share best practices and ideas.

Below, we’ve listed the details for professional groups in the U.S. and Canada, student groups, and international groups outside of North America.

Interested in volunteering with ONA Local or starting a new group in your area? Start one today!

US and Canada Professional Groups

Most ONA Local organizers in the U.S. and Canada use meetup.com, where you can find the group nearest you and see their upcoming events.

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ONA Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

Next Event: 11-04-2017

Klein News Innovation Camp! (Formerly Barcamp News Innovation)

Last Event: 10-11-2017

Catch the #ONA17 Show and Tell at the Pen and Pencil

ONA Twin Cities

Minneapolis, MN

Last Event: 03-16-2017

Come meet up with other ONAers and help us plan the future of ONA Twin Cities

ONADC - the DC Area Online News Association Meetup Group

Washington, DC

Last Event: 10-04-2017

Karaoke with ONADC!

ONA Northeast Ohio

Akron, OH

Last Event: 08-30-2017

Digital Storytelling Workshop and Kickoff for ONA Northeast Ohio

ONA St. Louis

Saint Louis, MO

Next Event: 10-19-2017

Mental Health + Self-care for Digital Journalists

Last Event: 08-10-2017

CODING CAMP: From Twitter Bots to Crossword Puzzles

ONA Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

Next Event: 10-18-2017

Digital Media All-Star Panel

Last Event: 07-14-2017

ONA Reno: Digital Storytelling Workshop

ONA Western New England

Springfield, MA

Last Event: 10-11-2017

Solutions Journalism Training


New York, NY

Last Event: 09-14-2017

How to Create a Successful Facebook Group

ONA Nashville

Nashville, TN

Last Event: 09-18-2017

The White House and the First Amendment discussion w/ DC-based political journos

ONA Rocky Mountains

Denver, CO

Next Event: 10-24-2017

ONA17: Journalism Innovation on Display

Last Event: 08-30-2017

ONA Rocky Mountains, et al.: Summer Journalism Happy Hour


San Francisco, CA

Next Event: 10-19-2017

Collaboration and Audience Engagement (ONA National Recap)

Last Event: 09-26-2017

Panel on Building Media Trust: What We've Learned

ONA New Orleans

New Orleans, LA

Next Event: 10-19-2017

ONA conference wrapup: How can we foster trust in the media?

Last Event: 09-07-2017

(Almost) Fall Happy Hour

ONA Detroit

Detroit, MI

Last Event: 07-18-2017

"12th and Clairmount" screening at Detroit Free Press building

ONA Boston

Boston, MA

Next Event: 10-19-2017

Panel: Changes to the state public records law

Last Event: 10-14-2017

Train in social, video, mobile and data at New England NewsTrain on Oct. 14

ONA NC Triangle

Raleigh, NC

Next Event: 10-17-2017

Meetup: ONA Triangle + Daily Tar Heel + Reese News Lab

Last Event: 07-27-2017

July Meetup: Meet the NC Newsroom Cooperative + Discuss Future ONA Events!

ONA Nevada

Reno, NV

Next Event: 10-17-2017

Post-ONA17 Brain Dump Meetup

Last Event: 09-18-2017

Reno Journos: September Trivia Night

ONA Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH

Next Event: 11-14-2017

ONA Cincinnati Meetup #2!

Last Event: 09-26-2017

Kickoff Happy Hour for ONA Cincinnati

ONA San Diego

San Diego, CA

Last Event: 10-05-2017

Attend the 2017 ONA Conference Virtually!

ONA West Virginia

Charleston, WV

Last Event: 10-07-2017

Get smart with a smartphone


Portland, OR

Next Event: 10-26-2017

Using data in storytelling

Last Event: 10-12-2017

Reporting workshop with Brent Walth

ONA Gainesville

Gainesville, FL

Last Event: 09-27-2017

Fall 2017 Kickoff


Los Angeles, CA

Last Event: 09-22-2017

An Evening with Flipboard Community Manager and Food Blogger Jenn de la Vega

ONA Dallas/Fort Worth

Dallas, TX

Last Event: 06-23-2017

Happy Hour with Poynter's Ren LaForme

ONA Austin

Austin, TX

Last Event: 02-23-2017

Drones! How can we use drones to report news?

ONA Chicago

Chicago, IL

Last Event: 08-22-2017

Media Entrepreneurship Panel: Insights from Chicago Founders

ONA Toronto

Toronto, CA

Last Event: 09-26-2017

Innovation in newsletters: Finding new life in an old medium

ONA Charlotte

Charlotte, NC

Last Event: 08-03-2017

Kickoff meetup for ONA Charlotte

ONA South Carolina

Columbia, SC

ONA Alaska

Anchorage, AK

Last Event: 04-21-2017

ONA-Alaska + Alaska Press Club Meetup

Sacramento Online News Association Meetup Group

Sacramento, CA

Last Event: 02-25-2016

Anatomy of a Podcast: The Gear, The Story, The Metrics

ONA South Florida

Miami, FL

Last Event: 07-29-2017

A Snapchat Scavenger Hunt at the Frost Museum of Science

ONA Tampa Bay

Tampa, FL

Last Event: 02-16-2017

Monthly Meeting

ONA Macon

Macon, GA

Last Event: 05-02-2017

Kickoff Lunch


Honolulu, HI

Last Event: 05-31-2017

What's Up With Facebook

ONA Seattle

Seattle, WA

Last Event: 03-27-2017

Journalism in the Digital Era presented by ONA Seattle, Facebook & Banjo

ONA Italia

Roma, IT

Last Event: 04-09-2017

Tutti i segreti del social media journalism

ONA Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City, UT

Last Event: 04-29-2017

Mix, mingle and get together - ONA News Team, Assemble!

ONA Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

Last Event: 05-12-2017

The Opioid Crisis and the Pulitzer Prize: A Conversation with Eric Eyre

ONA Atlanta

Atlanta, GA

Last Event: 05-03-2017

Happy Hour at The Pub

ONA Montreal

Montréal, CA

Last Event: 12-09-2015

Pre-Christmas drinks/brainstorming

ONA Calgary

Calgary, CA

ONA Edmonton

Edmonton, CA

Last Event: 02-22-2014

ONA Yeg Conference


ONA Local Student Groups

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ONA at the Reynolds School

ONA at Columbia University

  • columbia@journalists.org

ONA at Indiana University

  • ONAatIU@journalists.org

ONA at Ohio University

  • ohiou@journalists.org
  • Blog

ONA at Mizzou

ONA at the University of Cincinnati

  • ucincinnati@journalists.org

ONA at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

  • calpolyslo@journalists.org

ONA at University of South Florida

  • ONAatUSF@journalists.org

ONA at Bowling Green State University

  • bowlinggreen@journalists.org

ONA at UNC Chapel Hill

  • uncchapelhill@journalists.org

SPJ/ONA at DePaul University

ONA at American University

  • american@journalists.org

ONA at University of Georgia

ONA Local International Groups

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ONA Toronto

ONA Jerusalem

  • jerusalem@journalists.org

ONA Brasil

ONA Nairobi

  • nairobi@journalists.org



ONA Edmonton

  • Meetup
  • edmonton@journalists.org

ONA Italia

ONA Jerusalem

  • jerusalem@journalists.org

ONA Calgary

  • Meetup
  • calgary@journalists.org

ONA Singapore

  • Meetup
  • singapore@journalists.org

ONA Montreal

  • Meetup
  • montreal@journalists.org

ONA Portugal

  • portugal@journalists.org

ONA Ireland

  • Meetup
  • ireland@journalists.org