|3/12/2013 ||Association Media & Publishing Executive Think Tank - |
Association Media & Publishing and Lane Press extend a special
invitation to association executives to gather for fine dining and
intimate discussion of the emerging trends and issues of greatest
concern regarding association communications.
|3/19/2013 ||SOLD OUT -- Lunch & Learn: How to Repurpose Your Association's Web Content for Use in Social Media - |
Your association produces a lot of important, detailed, and well-linked web content. You update some of it frequently (news articles) and some of it rarely (research reports). You’ve developed and edited all that content, and it’s been cleared through the appropriate channels. Now it’s time to be efficient and repurpose your web content for use in social media.
|4/18/2013 ||Lunch & Learn: How to Drive Non-Dues Revenue through Effective Cross-Platform Advertising Sales - |
Are your association's potential revenue streams
getting smaller? Have internal departments cannibalized sponsorship dollars,
always proclaiming that their projects need it more? Have you inundated your
website or annual meeting with sponsors and advertisers equal to the likes of sponsor-centric
NASCAR? Do you just want to benchmark your association with others?
|5/9/2013 ||Executive Think Tank - |
Executive Think Tank series offers a unique venue for association publishing
executives (CEO, publisher, VP, editor in chief, etc.) to share ideas with
like-minded peers in a relaxed dinner setting. The night’s discussion topic
centered on strategy and the challenges association publishing executives face
in terms of long term plans for growth, expansion, and making the jump from
traditional delivery to digital.
|5/23/2013 ||Lunch & Learn: Responsive Web Design - |
With responsive design, you can create custom solutions for a
wide-range of users on a variety of devices, including mobile phones, tablets, and desktop and laptop computers. Of course this new approach requires a new skill
set and new design philosophy. Responsive web design detects a device’s screen
size and adjusts accordingly, creating a custom experience for the user. It’s a
hot new technology that all association communications professionals need to
|6/9/2013 - 6/11/2013 ||2013 Association Media & Publishing Annual Meeting - |
The Association Media & Publishing Annual
Meeting is the premier professional development opportunity for
association media and publishing professionals. If you produce,
socialize, market, or
communicate through a variety of media vehicles, then this conference is
tailored to you! The two-and-a-half day conference combines education sessions
and networking to address the current trends and challenges associations
|6/10/2013 ||2013 Association Media & Publishing Annual EXCEL Awards - |
The Association Media & Publishing EXCEL Awards
are bestowed on the finest media products and publications in the
association industry. With categories ranging from web publishing and
media innovation to magazines, newsletters, newspapers, journals, and
books, among many others, the EXCEL Awards have a category for every
|7/16/2013 ||Lunch & Learn: Mobile Apps and Your Association - |
Join your peers, colleagues, and fellow association media and publishing professionals for an afternoon overview of mobile apps, including app strategies and trends.
Furthermore, you'll have the opportunity to view examples of apps that engage members, as well
as serve advertisers.
|8/4/2013 ||Association Media & Publishing's Reception at the ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition - Are you attending the
2013 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition? While there, Sunday night is a "free" night and we invite you to enjoy the company of fellow association
colleagues and peers, as well as industry service providers at Association
Media & Publishing's Reception.
|8/21/2013 ||Lunch & Learn: Professional Development; the Many Hats We Wear - |
Join your colleagues, peers, and
industry experts at "The Many Hats We Wear." You'll hear from a panels
of speakers and learn how to balance the many roles association
publishing professionals find themselves juggling these days -- such as
video and podcast producer to social media expert to app creator -- as
content creators or producers.
|9/1/2013 - 10/18/2013 ||[Opportunity] Annual Meeting Call for Presentations is Currently Open - |
Media & Publishing’s Annual Meeting is the premier event for the media and
publishing professionals of some of the world’s greatest associations -- bringing
the best and most relevant information to professionals in the field of
association media. Our diverse attendees travel from all over the country and
represent nonprofits both large and small! This Call for Presentations invites
you to submit a proposal for an education session at the 2014 Annual Meeting,
May 19-21 at the Sheraton Premiere in Tysons Corner, VA.
|9/10/2013 ||[Chicago, IL] Turning Research Into Insight: Three Tools to Supercharge Your Publications - |
Understanding your audience is critical to any
association's success. Join us for a networking breakfast and
educational program where you will learn three simple, yet effective
(and free), tools that build the foundation for ongoing research. You
will learn how to leverage information you already have and how to
utilize internal thought leaders to generate breakthrough insights.
|9/13/2013 ||[Alexandria, VA] Lunch & Learn: Creating Community at Your Annual Meeting Through Social Media - |
Join your colleagues, peers, and
industry experts to learn from a panel of association publishers and
communicators who will share their strategies, goals, and best practices in
using a variety of social media platforms at your annual conference to engage
meeting attendees and enhance their experience.
|10/3/2013 ||[Alexandria, VA] Annual Roundtable Roundup - |
your Association Media & Publishing colleagues for a high-impact morning of
problem-solving and networking. This half-day program is divided into three
45-minute roundtable sessions, enabling you to participate in three different
conversations. A facilitator will lead each high-caliber idea exchange between
association professionals. You should expect to share your experiences, gain
new contacts, and find guidance from the people who share your same challenges.
|10/9/2013 ||[Washington, DC] Utilizing Design Trends to Enhance Your Publication and Marketing Communications - |
our expert panel as they explore various aspects of the publication redesign
process and review design elements and
trends that made their projects rise to the top.
|10/15/2013||[Chicago, IL ] Content Strategy: What It Is And How To Create One - |
There is a world of difference between achieving greatness with your content vs. creating great content.
So what does greatness looks like? When you know the ROI of your content efforts; which content types or topics work best to achieve which goals. When you can measure a direct connection between content and increasing buyers, aka members, attendees, etc.
|11/6/2013 ||[Alexandria, VA] Lunch & Learn: Developing a Blog that Will Dazzle Your Readers - |
Is your association blog getting the results you
(or your boss) want? Do you have a written strategy of your blog goals, guidelines
for writers, or a plan on how to reach your audience? Do your posts captivate
your members and increase traffic each week? If you answered "no” to any of
these, this Lunch & Learn is for you!
|11/7/2013 - 11/8/2013 ||[Chicago, IL] Content Connections: The Business of Creative Content Presented by the American Society of Journalists and Authors Education Foundation - |
Digital content doesn’t write itself. If you’re reading it … someone wrote it.
Corporations, nonprofits, associations, custom publishers,
marketing agencies and others need expert content for each project.
Professional freelance writers and editors have the skills that are sought by
these groups. This is a partnership with success written all over it…when you
make the right connections. The American Society of Journalists and Authors Educational Foundation Content Connections is a new conference
created to connect professional freelance writers and editors with those in the
business world who need their expertise.
|11/14/2013||[Chicago, IL ] Association Media & Publishing Conference - |
us for The Association Media & Publishing Conference, and you’ll experience
an enlightening trip through current and future trends in media that will
influence the association publishing world.
|12/4/2013 ||[Washington, DC] Lunch & Learn: Transforming Book Publishing in the Digital Age — Using Print and Digital to Achieve Success - |
Does your association publish
several print titles? Is it still profitable? This Lunch and Learn will
give you strategies to increase revenue via print, print-on-demand, and
electronic products to maximize your bottom line--while staying true to
|1/22/2014 ||[Alexandria, VA] Lunch & Learn: Are You Ready to Go Digital? - |
There’s a lot to consider before hitting publish on your first digital pub.
|2/20/2014 ||[Executive Think Tank] Defining Your Association's Mobile Strategy - |
Association Media &
Publishing and Adobe extend a special
invitation to association executives to gather for fine dining and
intimate discussion. At our Executive Think Tank, we will bring together
the thought-leaders and luminaries of the media and publishing
community to discuss: Defining Your Association's Mobile Strategy.
|2/25/2014 ||[Silver Spring, MD] Lunch & Learn: Top 10 Ways to Grab — and Keep — Readers’ Attention - |
Looking for ways to entice readers to your content? Pick up these tips and techniques to catch their eye and enhance their understanding.
|2/27/2014 ||[Webinar] Introduction to Adobe Digital Publishing Suite (DPS) - |
If you are considering moving from a PDF version of your member magazine
to a highly engaging, interactive reading experience, but are worried
about the added staff, budget and training that might be involved,
attend this one-hour webinar to learn how your team can seamlessly get
up and running with Adobe Digital Publishing Suite. Missed the webinar or want to view it again?
|3/18/2014 ||[Chicago, IL ] Creating a Compelling Content Marketing Strategy to Grow Your Association - |
Content marketing is one of the most prominent disciplines in marketing
your association today. Generating new material on a regular basis has
proven to be sought after by associations, but not always
well-implemented. Not only does it involve the creation and sharing of
content created by your marketing team, but also leveraging the content
being created by your members.
|3/20/2014 ||[Washington, DC] Lunch & Learn: The Epic List of Content Marketing Tools - |
You need the right tools to do
any job right. And when it comes to your content marketing there are a
lot of tools out there and – can I get a woo hoo – many are free. But
free doesn’t mean throw away, or not critical to getting results. It's
time to channel your inner journalist and marketer and bolster your
strategy, but, more importantly, your results.
|4/2/2014 ||[Alexandria, VA] Lunch & Learn: Building A Mobile Strategy for Success - |
It is no surprise mobile is quickly becoming a critical channel for associations everywhere. With the use of smartphones and tablets on the rise, you need to learn how to effectively reach a mobile audience to grow your organization and communicate your brand. This how-to session will uncover the tools and tips to successfully develop a mobile app — from strategy to design and deployment.
|4/17/2014 ||[Webinar] The Many Uses of DPS for Your Association - |
Adobe Digital Publishing
Suite is the leading digital publishing platform that has been adopted by the
vast majority of publishers looking to turn their print editions into highly
interactive experiences available through leading newsstands and devices. Missed the webinar or want to view it again?
|5/19/2014 ||[Tysons Corner, VA] Association Media & Publishing 2014 Annual Meeting Preconference: Turn It Up: Increase the Power of Social Media - |
Do your association's social
media efforts sometimes get away from you? Does your plan hit roadblocks
like time constraints, demands from co-workers, lack of buy-in from
leadership, or new platform struggles? Turn up the signal, dial back the
noise, and harness the true power of social media in this interactive
|5/19/2014 ||[Tysons Corner, VA] Association Media & Publishing's 34th Annual EXCEL Awards Reception & Gala - |
Media & Publishing’s EXCEL Awards is the largest and most prestigious
awards program that exclusively recognizes excellence and leadership in
nonprofit association media, publishing, and communications.
The 2014 EXCEL Awards
competition is closed. With close to 960 entries submitted this
year, 196 winners, representing 110 organizations and associations, have been
chosen as the most exemplary work in editorial, design, marketing, web
publishing, mobile applications, and more. EXCEL Award winners will be
recognized at the 34th Annual
EXCEL Awards Gala, Monday, May 19 at the Sheraton Premiere, Tysons Corner,
|5/20/2014 - 5/21/2014 ||[Tysons Corner, VA] Association Media & Publishing 2014 Annual Meeting - |
What will your association’s
publishing department look like in five years? Join the experts — your
peers and industry luminaries at the Association Media & Publishing
2014 Annual Meeting to find out.
|5/20/2014 ||[Tysons Corner, VA] Association Media & Publishing 2014 Annual Meeting Executive Leadership Conference - |
Attendance at this event is
limited to senior-level association executives with titles such as chief
executive officer, editor-in-chief, executive director, chief
publishing officer, and senior vice president in the areas of
communications, e-media, marketing, and/or publications.
|6/10/2014 ||Your Association Can Go Mobile - 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. (central)|
Get an overview on the latest options for mobile communications for associations, from publication apps to mobile-friendly websites to conference and other association apps. Whether you’re considering going mobile or you’ve already taken the plunge, you won’t want to miss this great opportunity to share your experiences, troubleshoot your issues, and brainstorm solutions to your mobile challenges.
|7/17/2014 ||[Alexandria, VA] Lunch & Learn: Join Us for a No-Holds-Barred, Under-the-Hood Look at Magazines - |
12 - 2 p.m. (eastern)
Are circulation audits worth it? Is your publication a dumping ground for association expenses? Are there other ways to work your magazine finances to create better results?
|7/24/2014 ||[Webinar] Three things you can do now to increase advertising revenue in digital editions - |
2 - 3 p.m. (eastern)
Adobe Digital Publishing Suite is the leading digital publishing platform that has been adopted by the vast majority of publishers looking to turn their print editions into highly interactive experiences available through leading newsstands and devices. Missed the webinar or want to view it again?
|9/9/2014 ||[Chicago, IL] Got Data? How to Use Big Data to Drive Content and Publishing Decisions - |
8:30 - 11:30 a.m. (central)
Most associations gather a wealth of information
on their members and customers and keep it stored safely in the database. But
how often does the publishing department access that data to use its richness
in its daily work to make decisions about content, planning and distribution?
|9/10/2014 ||[Webinar] Make your CMS work harder--faster mobile app creation, reduced costs, and a more consistent brand experience across devices - 2 - 3 p.m. (eastern)|
Learn how Adobe Digital
Publishing Suite integrates with today's most popular content management
systems to streamline the process of publishing across multiple devices and the
Web, maintaining consistency across brand touch points and decreasing
publishing costs for multi-channel distribution.
|9/16/2014 ||[Alexandria, VA] Got Data? How to Use Big Data to Drive Content and Publishing Decisions - |
12 - 2:00 p.m. (eastern)
Most associations gather a wealth of information on their members and customers and keep it stored safely in the database. But how often does the publishing department access that data to use its richness in its daily work to make decisions about content, planning and distribution?
|10/9/2014 ||[Washington, DC] Annual Roundtable Roundup - 9 - 12:30 p.m. (eastern)|
Join your Association Media & Publishing colleagues for a high-impact morning of problem-solving and networking. This half-day program is divided into three 45-minute roundtable sessions, enabling you to participate in three different conversations. A facilitator will lead each high-caliber idea exchange between association professionals. You should expect to share your experiences, gain new contacts, and find guidance from the people who share your same challenges.
|11/6/2014 ||[Alexandria, VA] Integrating Digital Media into your Association’s Overall Communications Strategy - 12 - 2 p.m. (eastern)
SOLD OUT! Discover ways that associations have successfully integrated digital media into their entire array of communication vehicles from incorporating digital magazines, electronic newsletters, videos, podcasts, and websites.
|11/18/2014||[Chicago, IL] 2014 Chicago Conference - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (central)|
Join the Association Media & Publishing Conference, and you’ll experience an enlightening trip through current and future trends in media that will influence the association publishing world. An expert line-up of speakers will explore social design, membership publications, scholarly publishing, content marketing, public relations opportunities, social media mentions, and more!
|12/11/2014||[Alexandria, VA] Avoiding The Ax: How to Justify Your Publication's Existence to the Powers That Be - 12 - 2 p.m. (eastern)|
|3/31/2015 ||[Chicago, IL] Sponsored Content - 9 am - 11 am (central)|
|5/20/2015 ||[Alexandria, VA] How to Create a Rewarding Career in Association Publishing - 12 pm - 2 pm (eastern)|
|5/21/2015 ||[Chicago, IL] How to Create a Rewarding Career in Association Publishing - 9 am - 11 am (central)
|6/15/2015 - 6/17/2015 ||[Washington, DC] AM&P's Annual Meeting |
|6/15/2015 ||35th Annual EXCEL Awards Gala |
|8/18/2015 ||[Silver Spring, MD] Video on a Budget |
|12/15/2015||How to Submit an Award Winning EXCEL Entry |
|1/26/2016 ||CANCELED EVENT:Copyright and Electronic Media [Alexandria, VA] |
|3/22/2016 ||How to Develop Your Publication as a Brand [Silver Spring, MD] |
|4/28/2016 ||CLOSED/FULL: Attracting and Engaging Next-Generation Members [Alexandria, VA] |
|5/25/2016 ||Digital Newsletters - Original, Curated or Contracted? [Alexandria, VA -- NEW VENUE] |
|6/27/2016 - 6/29/2016 ||2016 Annual Meeting [Washington, D.C] |
|6/27/2016 ||2016 EXCEL Awards Gala |
|7/28/2016 ||How to Build an Audience with Search Engine Optimization [Washington, D.C.] ***NEW DATE*** |
|8/30/2016 ||There is Still Power in Print [Alexandria, VA] |
|9/28/2016 ||Is Launching an App Right for Your Association? [Alexandria, VA] |
|10/25/2016||Working with Volunteer Writers [Washington, D.C.] |
|11/29/2016||Data: What You Should be Measuring – and What’s a Waste of Time [Alexandria, VA] |
|12/13/2016||Reader Surveys: Finding Out What Your Audience Wants [Alexandria, VA] |
|1/24/2017 ||Why the Digital Transformation Creates Positive Opportunities for Associations |
|2/10/2017 ||AM&P Breakfast Education Series: Content Marketing: Making It Work for You - |
|2/21/2017 ||Creating a Content Strategy That Works |
|3/24/2017 ||Kickstarting Native Content: Selling, Staffing and Delivery |
|4/7/2017 ||NYC Breakfast Education Series - Print vs. Digital: Have You Found The Right Balance? - |
|4/25/2017 ||Common Website Mistakes and How to Avoid Them |