The Association of Magazine Media

Agenda

Please note: Times, speakers and topics subject to change. Check back regularly for updates.

MONDAY, JUNE 10, 2013
  • 10:00 am

    REGISTRATION

  • 10:30 am

    ONE ON ONES

  • 12:00 pm

    BUFFET LUNCH

  • 1:00 pm

    ONE ON ONES

  • 4:00 pm

    WORKSHOPS

  • 6:00 pm

    WELCOME RECEPTION

TUESDAY, JUNE 11, 2013
  • 7:30 am

    BREAKFAST

  • 8:30 am

    GENERAL SESSIONS

    Conference Welcome
    Featuring:
    Mary Berner, President and Chief Executive Officer, MPA - The Association of Magazine Media

    Magazine Media Power Players at Retail
    Magazine media leaders continue to leverage the power of print while navigating the explosion of digital distribution.
    Featuring:
    Samir Husni, Director, Magazine Innovation Center at the University of Mississippi, School of Journalism <Moderator>
    David Carey, President, Hearst Magazines
    Steve Lacy, Chairman, President and CEO, Meredith Corp.
    Bob Sauerberg, President, Condé Nast
    Skip Zimbalist, Chairman and CEO, Active Interest Media       

    Future of Retail Landscape
    Come away with an understanding of consumer spending shifts, changing shopper demographics and shopping habits.  Hear about the growth and impact of digital and how retailers are positioning to win in the future.
    Featuring:
    Keith Anderson, VP Digital, RetailNet Group

    How Editors Move the Needle at Retail
    Editors speak about the vitality of the newsstand, how to leverage consumer insights to create newsstand sales and how editors keep the traditional brand alive across both print and digital platforms.
    Featuring:
    Mike Duloc, President and CEO, Kable Media Services, Inc. <Moderator>
    Anne Alexander, SVP/Editorial Director, Prevention
    Maile Carpenter, Editor in Chief, Food Network Mag
    Randall Lane, Editor, Forbes
    Claire McHugh, Editor, All You
                                    
    Latest Directions for Retailers
    What are the latest trends in the retail segments crucial for magazine success: supermarkets and their growing roster of competitors selling food? What is the latest impact from the still challenging economy? What developments are taking place with supermarket store formats, consumer loyalty and the front end? How are Wal-Mart and Amazon impacting supermarkets, and what are some new digital directions?
    A panel of two distinguished financial analysts who specialize in food retailing will address these and related topics.
    Featuring:
    David Orgel, Editor in Chief, Supermarket News <Moderator>
    Meredith Adler, Managing Director of Equity Research, Barclays Capital
    Andrew Wolf,  Managing Director, Senior Equity Research Analyst, Consumer Group, BB&T Capital Markets

    Morning Close
    Featuring:
    Lisa Scott, Executive Director, PBAA

  • 12:00 pm

    LUNCH

  • 1:30 pm

    ONE ON ONES

  • 6:30 pm

    INDUSTRY DINNER SPONSORED BY IPDA

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12, 3013
  • 8:00 am

    BREAKFAST

  • 9:00 am

    GENERAL SESSIONS

    Morning Welcome
    Featuring:
    Lisa Scott, Executive Director, PBAA

    Leveraging the Value of General Merchandise at Retail
    Recent research shows companies are winning with GM categories – including magazines!
    Featuring:
    Mark Deuschle, Vice President, Business Development and Chief Marketing Officer, GMDC

    The Power of Print
    Featuring:
    Samir Husni, Director, Magazine Innovation Center at the University of Mississippi, School of Journalism

  • 11:00 am

    ONE ON ONES

  • 11:30 am

    FLY AWAY LUNCH

  • 2:00 pm

    CONFERENCE CLOSE