MOGO Media's ePublishing Conference Opens Today

Learn about digital magazines; eBooks, newspapers, & HTML; and PDF, interactive and on-demand.

first time event for GRAPH EXPO: MOGO Media (previously Barrycon Productions and Design Responsibly), the independent organization that delivers best-of-class training events, conferences and seminars for the global design community, is co-locating its ePublishing Conference with this year’s GRAPH EXPO.

Cited as the world’s only dedicated ePublishing Conference, today is the opening day for the two-day event, and features such topics as eBook and magazine publishing, on-demand print documents, creating interactive documents for Adobe PS or InDesign, creating an ePUB from scratch and adding animation and video to ePUBs. (Please see below for today's schedule.)

The ePublishing Conference is a 2-day multi-track conference. Attendees can register for a one- or two-day conference pass, which includes complete access to the show floor.

Speakers include well-known designers, workflow and Adobe experts, trainers and authors, such as Chris Converse, a Philadelphia designer who designs and maintains the InDesign User Group and Acrobat Users websites for Adobe Systems; Pariah S. Burke, a design and publishing workflow expert; James Fritz, an adjunct faculty at the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design and a contributor at; Erica Gamet, an author and InDesign and prepress trainer with over 20 years’ experience; and Brian Wood, an author and Adobe Certified Instructor in Acrobat 9 Pro, Illustrator CS4, Dreamweaver CS4, InDesign CS3 and Photoshop CS3.



Conference Schedule


The conference features three tracks:

Track 1: Digital Magazines

Track 2: eBooks, Newspapers & HTML

Track 3: PDF, Interactive and Print On-Demand

Tuesday, September 13


9:00 – 10:15 am

Keynote - State of Digital Publishing


10:30 -11:45 am:

Track 1: Landscape of Digital Magazines

Track 2: eBook Formats and ePUB 3

Track 3: PDF Settings for an On-Demand Print Document


1:00 – 2:15 pm:

Track 1: Online/Hosted Magazine Services

Track 2: Creating an ePUB with Calibre

Track 3: Dynamically Generated PDF

2:30 - 3:45 pm:

Track 1: Creating Your Own with Adobe Digital Publishing Suite

Track 2: Creating Web Apps for Newspapers and Services

Track 3: Add Interactivity in Adobe Acrobat

4:00 - 5:15 pm:

Track 1: Creating Your Own with Quark AppStudio

Track 2: Creating ePub with Adobe InDesign CS5.5

Track 3: Using PDF as a Collaboration Tool