We're happy to announce that we're reviving our conference, Magazines West. With the help of our funder, Canada Periodical Fund, we have a lineup of great topics and award-winning speakers already confirmed, with more to follow:
Financial Management for Small Magazines: Lisa Whittington-Hill, This magazine, Toronto
Inbound Marketing for Online Magazines and Bloggers: Patrick Sauriol, DigiBC, Vancouver
Production Workflow/Project Management Tips and Tools: Jess Ross, TVA Publications, Ryerson University, Toronto
Kickstarter or Bust: Successful Crowd-Funding Campaigns: Ian MacKenzie, Filmmaker/Media Activist, Salt Spring Island
From Social Media to Social Websites: the Changing Nature of an Online Presence: Phillip Djwa, Agentic Digital Media, Vancouver.
The conference will be held Nov. 6 at the VSO School of Music, 843 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC. A registration page and the final programme should be available within the next week or so.
Out-of-town members can apply for bursaries to help with costs.
Please contact Sylvia Skene, Executive Director, firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-688-1175 if you have any questions or comments.
We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage Canada Periodical Fund.
Nous reconnaissons l’appui financier du gouvernement du Canada par l’entremise du ministère du Patrimoine canadien Fonds du Canada pour les périodiques