MANILA, Mar 26, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - The 7th Asian Publishing Convention (APC) is scheduled for July 11 & 12, 2013 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Manila. The regional magazine and online industry event for publishers and industry professionals will run for two information-packed days.
An action-learning program is at the heart of the experience: 2-day Crash Course on NEW Digital basics - Boot camp for editors, publishers & freelancers: Get it right or PERISH!
The Content Hub initiative to leverage content excellence for communities and targeted advertising - using digital editions, screen platforms, mobile interactivity and smart databases will trigger new revenue streams.
APC 2013's triple mission:
- Teach digital skills for profitable audience growth & revenues;
- Create a CONTENT CONSORTIUM for publishers to buy and sell quality content;
- Connect independent content creators (freelance writers, designers & photographers) to content owners for wider choice and quality.
When asked if the event is worth attending, co-chair Cyril Pereira said "The publishing industry is in a whirlwind of digital disruption. The next generation of consumers has personal mobile devices for access on the go. Advertisers seek targeted reach without waste. APC brings digital gurus to guide publishers directly. Our mission is to equip publishers to leverage new opportunities."
APC 2013 is for those who can make or influence a deal and senior editors who can use the Content Hub to make content a revenue stream. Also invited are Licensors and Licensees - Publishers, Editors, Booksellers, Agents, Writers, Freelance Designers and Illustrators, Translators, Packagers and Distributors, Digital developers and Solution suppliers.
The Asian Publishing Awards (APA) incorporating the Asian Magazine Management Awards, the Asian Book Publishing Awards, and the Asian Corporate Communications Awards is concurrent with the convention to showcase outstanding multimedia initiatives.
APC 2013 is presented by Strategic Corporate Partner WoodWing and Cooperating Partners PLDT SME Nation and Writer's Block Philippines.
As in previous years, APC continues to build on the network of over 20 partners and sponsors that cooperate to make the event happen. For a complete list, please visitwww.publishingconvention.com.
To register as a delegate: Efren Soliman at [email protected]
For sponsorship opportunities: Rachel Fabon at [email protected]
To submit an entry for awards: Joel dela Cruz at [email protected]
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About Asian Publishing Convention
The Asian Publishing Convention (APC) is an annual 2-day convention for magazine and online publishers, to be held on July 11 & 12, 2013. It completed its 5th cycle in Bangkok. APC travels across ASEAN: Kuala Lumpur (2007), Singapore (2008), Manila (2009), HCMC (2010), Bangkok (2011) and Kuala Lumpur (2012).
APC's program includes a combination of plenary and bootcamp sessions featuring widely recognized multimedia industry leaders and gurus from around the world, workshops and demonstrations on topic-specific innovations and up-to-date best multimedia publishing practices. In just two days, the delegates to APC 2013 will sharpen their skills, expand their thinking, increase their expertise and become inspired to achieve a higher level of excellence. Plus, they will experience a rare opportunity to network with fellow senior publishing professionals and solutions suppliers from all over the region.
The principal organizer of the APC is EXEDRA EVENTS, event management specialists. EXEDRA EVENTS organizers of the Asian Publishing Convention, the Asian Publishing Awards, the Hospital Management Asia and the Asian Hospital Management Awards. For more information, please visit http://publishingconvention.com.
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