Educational Events

We host educational Brown Bag Lunches on a monthly basis so our members can learn from experts in the industry about various topics. Have a great idea for a Brown Bag Lunch? Email youngtopublishing@gmail.com with your suggestion. For more information on upcoming and past events, click the Brown Bag Lunches tab in the masthead.

January BBL: Degree or Not Degree

Ever considered going back to school to learn more about books, the book industry, and how you can be a better-rounded young professional? For those seeking information about the wonderful publishing programs on offer in New York, look no further! This month, we have convened a panel of the heads of the NYU, Pace...
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Instigating Instagram: YPG Digital’s Introduction to Instagram for Publishing Profesisonals

Instigating Instagram: YPG Digital’s Introduction to Instagram for Publishing Profesisonals

Award-winning author, Susan B. Katz, currently works as the Strategic Partner Manager for Authors and Publishers at Facebook. Susan is also the Founder and Executive Director of ConnectingAuthors, a national non-profit bringing children's book authors and illustrators into schools as role models of literacy and the arts. She will provide the next #ypgdigital...
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DealMakers: A Speed-Networking Event From the League of Assistant Editors

DealMakers: A Speed-Networking Event From the League of Assistant Editors
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Speed networking: Adult trade edition! Dealmakers is a fast-paced night of networking for young acquiring editors and young agents with clients: think 15+ lunches in an hour, minus the restaurant anxiety (“do I chew funny? I think I chew funny.”), plus a free drink. Bring a stack of business cards and be prepared to...
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YPG After Hours: Build Your Brand

Thinking about establishing professional goals and wondering how to differentiate yourself from others? When it comes to personal branding, there are a few things to keep in mind: How can you set goals, develop skill expertise, portray your personality, and achieve success both in-person and through social media? Look no further! Join us for...
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YPG After Hours: Build Your Brand

Thinking about establishing professional goals and wondering how to differentiate yourself from others? When it comes to personal branding, there are a few things to keep in mind: How can you set goals, develop skill expertise, portray your personality, and achieve success both in-person and through social media? Look no further!
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Young to Publishing Conference 2013

Although the event is full, we look forward to seeing 280 of you TOMORROW at Scholastic for this year’s annual Young to Publishing Conference, to hear from the following speakers:
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YPG Bonus: 25 Seats for NYU Media Talk

YPG has been offered 25 seats to the next NYU Media Talk event, The Future of the Book: Swiping, Sharing, and Linking into Tomorrow, sponsored by the NYU Alumni Association & the NYU SCPS Center for Publishing. It will take place on Monday, November 18th from 6:30-8:00pm. Featuring NYU-SCPS Center for Publishing Board of...
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YPG Bonus: 25 Free Tickets to Lifestyle Event

YPG has been offered 25 free tickets to Random House’s Open House on Friday, November 8 from 9:00am-5:00pm for an all-inclusive day of conversations between authors and experts on a variety of lifestyle topics. Healthy living experts will speak about ways to find greater happiness, revamp your meal routine, and develop new habits. Throughout...
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YPG Bonus: Getty Images Seminar on Content Licensing

Getty Images has invited YPG to join a lunchtime seminar and webinar (free to AAP members, including a boxed lunch) on Content Licensing. Change in content licensing is inevitable. Let’s embrace it with a lively brainstorming discussion!
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Free PSP Luncheon: Social Media

If you are not attending our YPG BBL and you have between 0-3 years experience in any department of a Professional and Scholarly Publishing (PSP) organization, you are invited to join a free brown bag luncheon on social media, to take place on Tuesday, November 5th from 12:00-1:30pm at the AAP New York offices...
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