Proposed Conference Schedule

Thursday, August 1, 2013

12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Registration/Meet & Greet, Exhibitor Networking

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Registration & Charlie Ticket Sales Open

1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Keynote Speaker: Carl Landau
Get Small, Win Big: Niche Your Magazine Niche for Fun and Profit!

2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Exhibitor Networking

2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

Track A – Sales/Publishing

Larry Meador
Ad agency perspective: What today's media planners want from print and digital media

Track B – Editorial

Elizabeth Hudson
Creating an Editorial Legacy: How to Come Up with Award-Winning Content

Track C – Multi-Media

Kate Palmer
Blog Power: Tips from the Huffington Post on Developing an Online Audience

Track D – Art/Photography

Ron Reason
The Road to Revamp: Inside the Photography & Design Tweaks of a Redesign

4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Exhibitor Networking

4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Debbie Bates-Schrott
Storytelling through Design/Type

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Networking & Exhibitor Reception, FMA Speed Networking

Friday, August 2, 2013

7:45 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Registration & Coffee, Exhibitor Networking

7:45 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Registration Open

8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Welcome Remarks by FMA President

9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Kevin Kaminski with Kristen Standish (Associate Publisher of Boston Magazine)
The Interview: The Ties That Bind Magazines to Their Communities

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Exhibitor Networking

10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

Track A – Sales/Publishing

Doug Damerst, Judith Topper, Sandy Klim, Curt Patterson, Andrew Corty
Statewide Publishing Roundtable, Solving Our Mutual Problems Together

Track B – Editorial

Ted Spiker
Less Can Be More: A Creative, Concise Approach to Bringing Stories to Life

Track C – Multi-Media

Holly Bourquin
Digital 101: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know (but were afraid to ask) About Online Basics

Track D – Art/Photography

Mark Poulalion
Adobe Creative Suite turns to Creative Cloud: How that Impacts your Publications

12:00 p.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Exhibitor Networking

12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch, FMA Membership Meeting & General Session
Ryan Dohrn: Making Video Work for Edit and Sales

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Exhibitor Networking

2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

Track A – Sales/Publishing

Ryan Dohrn
Tweeting for Dollars: Strategies for Selling Social Media

Track B – Editorial

Tom McGrath
Case Study: The Move from Print to Digital - And Everything in Between

Track C – Multi-Media

Cassie Morien
The Social Network: Integrating Social Media Across All Publishing Platforms

Track D – Art/Photography

Debbie Bates-Schrott and Mark Poulalion
Bring Your Magazine to Life: From InDesign to Adobe DPS

6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.

Charlie Awards reception

7:15 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Charlie Awards banquet & award ceremony

Saturday, August 3, 2013

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Disney Send-Off Breakfast Networking at Ariel's Restaurant

10:00 a.m

Disney Experience