To register for Music City Beats, take these two steps:
1) Fill out this form: Conference Registration
2) Pay the fee by clicking the appropriate price. This will take you to PayPal, where you can pay with credit card or your Paypal account.
  • Professional – Nonmember $95
  • Professional – SPJ member $65
  • Student – Nonmember $75
  • Student – SPJ member $45
Please send registration questions to conference coordinator Jimmy McCollum at
SPJ intends to accept on-site registrations on the day of the event — but early registration is extremely helpful for planning, catering, etc.
To join the SPJ, visit Send any questions about your membership to Thank you for joining us!