The Association of Magazine Media

Past Events

Brand Power: Unlocking New Revenue Streams
Brand extensions have transformed publisher business models in ways that could not have been imagined five years ago. Build your direct consumer revenue with actionable ideas from magazine media leaders and innovators.

Trust and Truth in Content
Join MPA and Google For an Important Conversation on Truth in Content. Building Trust and Engagement in Magazine Media

Imagination Awards 2017
Active Interest Media, The Atlantic, Domino, The Economist, Fine Cooking, Forbes, Science News,TEN: The Enthusiast Network Take Home Top Awards

IMAG Conference 2017
Join us in Marina del Rey, California for the 13th Annual IMAG Conference – the only event that brings together independent and enthusiast magazine media executives to learn, share and connect. From a collection of case studies to inspired keynotes to interactive panel discussions, this meeting is essential for all indie leaders. It’s the one place you will find peer-to-peer networking coupled with intelligence on issues central to your brands.

Redefining Social Success
Gone are the days where social networks provided predictable referral traffic. There’s a new approach that leverages your quality editorial, branded content and advertiser relationships in an organized and effective way. You're invited to join SocialFlow and industry leaders to discuss 1) How publishers can tilt the balance of power with the social networks, 2) Ways to strengthen relationships with advertisers, 3) Tactics that extract value from original content distributed on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

American Magazine Media Conference 2017: Magazines Work
Join 400 of the most influential people in the magazine media industry
at AMMC 2017 to find out what’s next up in magazine media and on the horizon for competitive and complementary industries.

Kelly Awards 2017
We are pleased to announce the revival of the Kelly Awards honoring the creative spirit of excellence and innovation in the art of advertising in magazine media.  Named after former MPA president, Stephen E. Kelly, the Kelly Awards are given to agency creative teams, advertising clients and magazine media publishers whose campaigns demonstrate both creative excellence and effectiveness in meeting campaign objectives. Winners will be announced at the American Magazine Media Conference in New York City on February 8, 2017.

ASME Next and MPA Next Conference
Experience the future of magazine media when soon-to-be industry leaders meet.

Money Talks: Driving Advertising Revenue
You are competing harder than ever for marketing dollars. Are you up-to-speed on the most valuable advertising sales strategies out there? Leaders in magazine media research, measurement, analytics and technology will share current insights and new tactics that will turn your time invested today into increased sales tomorrow.    

Money Talks: Driving Consumer Revenue
Your brand is connecting with consumers 24/7 across diverse platforms. Are you leveraging and monetizing those consumer relationships in the most effective ways? Join your peers for a half-day program exploring best practices and success stories in the areas of e-commerce, membership models, events, retail innovation and more. 

Meet the Innovator: MAZ
Join MAZ as they present Phoenix, the next generation app and digital edition content management system for premium content publishers. By seamlessly converting all of your digital files (InDesign, PDF and more) into HTML, MAZ has developed a truly modern, simplified cross-platform solution requiring zero development by publishers. 

Ad Sales Training from the Inside
Join a 3-hour workshop with George Janson. With more than 20 years on the buy-side of the print media business -- on brands such as Bayer, Chanel, Sears, Sony, Macy’s, Kraft and more -- Janson is now sharing his insider knowledge and expertise with magazine media sales professionals. 

IMAG Annual Conference 2016
Join us in San Francisco for the 12th Annual IMAG Conference, bringing together independent magazine media executives from around the country. Peer-to-peer networking coupled with peerless intelligence on issues central to enthusiast brands make this meeting essential for all indie leaders. 

Imagination Awards 2016
Roadkill Magazine, Taste of Home, PORTER Magazine, Backpacker, Active Interest Media, The Atlantic and Surfing Magazine Take Home Top Awards 

American Magazine Media Conference 2016: NEXT UP
Join 400 of the most influential people in the magazine media industry at AMMC 2016 to find out what's NEXT UP in magazine media and on the horizon for competitive and complementary industries. 

MPA Biennial Research Symposium 2015
Don't miss this New York City event featuring groundbreaking research from the Print and Digital Research Forum (PDRF) in London in October 2015.

Mobile Matters
The fastest growing magazine media audience platform today – mobile – is still largely untapped from engagement to monetization by magazine brands. Mobile Matters will bring together leaders in magazine media and the varied technology partners working to harness the promise of the mobile platform.