Professional Publishers Association announces Ed Vaizey as keynote speaker
The Professional Publishers Association (PPA) has announced that Ed Vaizey will open the conference with a keynote address at its PPA Conference 2013: Publishing+ conference.
The full agenda is set to be unveiled in the next two weeks, with speakers including Suzie Forbes, principal of The Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design and Nial Ferguson, group publishing director at Future Plc.
“Emerging technologies are shaping the way we produce and consume content, and new commercial models are providing the magazine industry with innovative revenue streams," says Barry McIlheney, CEO of the PPA.
“In our centenary year, the 2013 PPA Conference will shine a light on the dynamic developments in our industry, and how the unique power of magazine brands is shaping the evolving media landscape at what is the most exciting time in our rich and vibrant history."
The conference is taking place on 8 May.