The Modern Magazine conference takes place this Wednesday at Central St Martins College of Art in London. There’s a great line-up of speakers (read on) and tickets are still available…
MagCulture founder and CR contributor Jeremy Leslie has brought together a strong selection of editorial, graphic and digital designers, editors and publishers for what is billed as “a close-up look at today’s golden age of magazines”.
And the format promises to touch on most aspects of creating a magazine in 2013: from presentations from several leading designers; two panel discussions on women’s magazines and indie titles; and a focus on six independent publishing ventures.
From magCulture, here’s the format for the day:
Introduction by Jeremy Leslie
9.45 Omar Sosa, Apartamento
10.15 Independent 01 – Rosa Park, Cereal
10.30 Tyler Brûlé, Monocle
11.30 Independent 02 – Simon Esterson, Eye
11.45 Justine Picardie, Harper’s Bazaar
12.15 Panel discussion 01 – Women’s magazines, featuring Justine Picardie, Liz Ann Bennett (Oh Comely), Debbi Evans (Libertine) and Penny Martin (The Gentlewoman). Chaired by Kati Krause.
14.00 Independent 03 – Davey Spens, Boat
14.15 Patrick Waterhouse, Colors
14.45 Independent 04 – Cathy Olmedillas, Anorak
15.00 Paul Barnes, Commercial Type
15.45 Independent 05 – David Jacobs, 29th Street
16.00 Panel discussion 02 – Independent magazines, featuring the five independent speakers from the day. Chaired by Steve Watson.
16.45 Scott King, Sink Vogue
17.00 Richard Turley, Bloomberg Businessweek
Drinks courtesy of Monocle and CSM
Tickets are £140 and are available here.