American Society of Magazine Editors

Agenda

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Wednesday, June 21
  • 9:30 am

    BREAKFAST

  • 10:00 am

    THE ROLE OF THE EDITOR IN CHIEF

    The editor in chief is both visionary and task master. What does her changing job description say about the future of magazine media?

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  • 11:00 am

    THE STATE OF MAGAZINE MEDIA

    As the way consumers and advertisers use media continues to change, what does the future of magazines look like? Industry insiders offer their perspective

  • 12:00 pm

    LUNCH

  • 1:00 pm

    LINE EDITING 101

    In this hands-on session, a veteran editor schools attendees in the fundamental skills of magazine journalism

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  • 2:30 pm

    DISPLAY TYPE DO’S AND DON’TS

    Heds, deks, pull quotes, captions—learn how display type separates magazine stories from just plain words

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  • 3:30 pm

    FROM PITCH TO PRINT

    Come prepared with story ideas—and your plans to turn them into magazine features—for these breakout sessions with top editors

Thursday, June 22
  • 9:30 am

    BREAKFAST

  • 10:00 am

    MANAGING YOUR CAREER

    How do you climb the masthead and still do the job you were hired to do? Editors who’ve been there explain

  • 11:45 am

    THE ELEMENTS OF THE SERVICE PACKAGE

    From fashion and food to personal finance and health care, service journalism is central to the success of magazine media. This session explains how to do how-to

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  • 12:45 pm

    LUNCH

  • 2:00 pm

    FREELANCING AND PERMALANCING

    Nobody expects 40 years and a gold watch anymore. Find out from a successful freelancer how to make a successful career on your own

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  • 3:00 pm

    THE ART OF EDITING

    In these breakout sessions with top editors, workshop attendees learn how to take an unedited manuscript and turn it into something publishable

  • 6:00 pm

    ASME NEXT TALKS WITH LAURA BROWN

    Networking reception and a Q&A. Drinks and appetizers will be served.

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