So, You Want to Start a Short-Form Podcast?

  • Wednesday, Jun 23 – 2:30 PM – 3:15 PM ET (18:30 – 19:15 UTC)
  • #ONA21
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Short-form podcasts are editorially interesting, increasingly popular and deceptively tricky to make work.

This best practices conversation provides tips and tricks for making a successful pivot to audio, explore issues around launch, growth and sustainability, and share the current state of this innovative newsroom product.

This session is designed for:

  • Smaller newsrooms interested in developing short-form podcasts
  • Editors and producers looking to learn from best practices and industry leaders in the audio space
  • Anyone who would like to know more about the how and why of shorter podcast offerings


Niala Boodhoo
Host, Axios Today, Axios

Devin Katayama
Host of The Bay, KQED


Caitlin Thompson
Reporter & Audience Lead, Coda Story