Thursday, June 21, 2012
The iReport Awards weekend is here!

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The first-ever iReport Awards weekend kicks off Friday and we are really excited to welcome iReporters from all over to CNN's world headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.

 

The weekend is going to be packed with hands-on seminars, panel discussions with CNN staffers and industry leaders, and, of course, the CNN iReport Awards ceremony.

 

We want the entire iReport community to be a part of the experience, even though it would be impossible to have everyone here in person. We will be blogging all weekend, streaming live video of the sessions, and sharing real-time social media updates from the iReport Awards. You can keep up with all of the buzz by following the hashtag #iReportAwards on Instagram and Twitter.

 

On Twitter, you can also follow our iReport Awards list.

 

We'll post links to the live video stream on Saturday, but here's the schedule so you'll know when to watch.

 

10:15 a.m. ET -- Smartphones – Smart storytelling, led by Victor Hernandez

 

11 a.m. ET -- Creating Powerful Photographic Narratives, with Turner photographers Barbara Griffin, Michael Kochman, David Holloway and Shana Darnell

 

1:30 p.m. ET -- Vimeo Video School, led by Vimeo’s Andrea Allen and CNN’s Brandon Ancil

 

2:45 p.m. ET -- Telling Stories, Telling Truths, with CNN’s Jan Winburn, Moni Basu and John Sutter

 

And be sure to join us on Thurdsay, June 28, for a special edition of our iReport roundtable. We will be talking about everything we learned over the weekend.

20 Comments
June 22, 2012
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My best wishes to everybody

 

June 22, 2012
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good luck

June 22, 2012
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Congratulations all nominees and winners! And greetings to 24/7 iReporter fellows!

June 22, 2012
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Ryn

Best wishes to all!

 

June 22, 2012
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All the nominees are winners!!  Have a great time!!

June 22, 2012
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Wish I could have made it! I'll be watching and reading the blog. Excited to be part of it, if virtually!

June 22, 2012
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Thanks, larena, makpel, Ryn and KCRep! :)

June 22, 2012
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Best Wishes to all

June 23, 2012
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Kudos to CNN for given birth to CNN IREPORT, news reporting was given a new meaning from the eyes of ireporters.

 

News reports can be sent in by those who saw events happening as they see it happened giving opportunities to expose both evil and good happening around the world.

 

Thanks CNN

June 23, 2012
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Wishing ALL the best, with you in spirit.  :)

June 23, 2012
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Weekend placut, all!  Wish they had cheaper and faster flights over to the US to join you!

June 23, 2012
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Where is the iReport Awards Ceremony I don't see it anywhere on the video live stream to watch?

June 23, 2012
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Congratulations to the winners!

June 23, 2012
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Congrats to all the Winners and my fellow Spirit Honorees, Veronica, Marie, Jherry kvsDad and others

June 24, 2012
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Congratulations all the ireporters!

June 24, 2012
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Congratulations Spirit Honorees: Dad, Verona, Egberto, Matt, Marie and Jerry!!!

July 23, 2012
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Rumor has it Mitt Romney is going to pardon Warren Jeffs

July 23, 2012
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No One has commented on the fact that even after police had him in custody, Holmes was still "role playing" the Joker. Just like in movies the Batman movies, the Joker would give CLUES to Batman, he was still playing and gave clues to Police: he was treating them: as The Joker did Batman. He had no remorse, to him it was all a game or business as usual when he told them about the "boobie-trapped apt". He was

July 23, 2012
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He was hoping the police would "solve his riddle" He was lucid even after the shooting!

March 25, 2013
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I am back  I have been ill yet always watching. Well I am better and stronger and fired up to be a Ireporter for Manitoba

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