Publishing calendar

Each month, The Drum's print edition focuses on a specific theme relevant to the industry‘s present, and its future. Our print edition and online coverage provides advertisers with an opportunity to align their brands with relevant content and address specific parts of our readership.


Advertising: The Drum Sales
Editorial: Assistant editor

2020 Publication Theme Booking deadline Super Features International events
January 18 December Order of The Drum issue 20 November Search


February 22 January The Influencer Issue 18 December Video

Chinese New Year, Mobile World Congress

March 19 February Brian Whipple guest edit 29 January Martech

SXSW, Agency Acceleration Day, Programmatic Punch NY, Advertising Week Europe

April 18 March The Religion Issue 19 February Programmatic

Advertising Week Europe, The Drum Search Awards UK

May 22 April The DTF Issue 25 March Search


June 27 May The Creativity Issue 22 April Video  
July 24 June The Disruption Issue 20 May Martech


August 22 July The Can-Do Issue 24 June Programmatic


September 18 August TBC 22 July Search


October 23 September The People Issue 26 August Video


November 21 October The B2B Issue 23 September Martech


December 18 November The Agency Issue 21 October Programmatic