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.

YPG’s Executive Track Presents YPG BBL: The Book That Changed My Career

Join fellow YPG members for our November YPG Brown Bag Lunch: “The Book That Changed My Career.” Before today’s publishing legends made it to the corner office, they were toiling away in cubicles as junior professionals. But how did they go all the way from the minor leagues to the big time? To get...
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YPG Discount: FindSpark Career Conference

YPG members have been given a 15%discount to the full-day career conference by FindSpark (formerly NY Creative Interns) Find & Follow Your Passion ! Join young creative professionals for a full day of discussions, workshops, networking, and fun. You’ll leave with inspiration, new ideas, and actionable takeaways that will help you pursue a...
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YPG Presents Tumblr 101…and 102

YPG Presents Tumblr 101…and 102

Whether you’re a TUMBLR novice or you’re posting ten cute gifs of cats a week, YPG Digital’s TUMBLR 101 . . . AND 102 will give you the tools to roll with the best of them. Speaking of the best of them, Digital and Social Marketing Manager at Penguin...
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YPG PreK-12 Master Class Discount

YPG members in School Division publishing houses have been given a discount for an upcoming Master Class Event on Content Development, Delivery, and Support: The Foundation for Effective Digital Resources. Creating effective interactive resources requires combining the skills of designers, developers, content experts, and more.
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AAP/PSP Lunch: Introduction to Open Access

YPG members with between 0-3 years experience in any department of a professional and scholarly publishing (PSP) organization are invited to join a FREE Brown Bag Luncheon on Open Access, to take place on Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 from 12:00pm-1:30pm at the AAP New York Offices (71 Fifth Avenue, 2nd Floor). If you would...
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The Slice Literary Conference

The Slice Literary Conference

Attending an event centered around demystifying the publishing world as a member of the industry is like standing on the street and looking into your own house through a window. The 2013 Slice Literary Writers’ Conference was an energizing reminder that, for most writers, the publishing world is not simply inaccessible but opaque; not...
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YPG’s Executive Track Presents October’s BBL: The Book That Changed My Career

Before today’s publishing legends made it to the corner office, they were toiling away in cubicles as junior professionals. But how did they go all the way from the minor leagues to the big time? To get the full story, we’ve convened a panel of our industry’s most respected editors and publishers to talk...
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YPG Digital Presents September’s BBL: Now You See Me, Now You Don’t: Social Media, Privacy, & You

YPG Digital Presents September’s BBL: Now You See Me, Now You Don’t: Social Media, Privacy, & You

In this age of ever-expanding social media platforms, what are the boundaries of our privacy? Learn about and discuss the importance of media freedoms, the impact of differing viewpoints of "surveillance,” some of the more recent interesting cases, generational shifts in the sharing and divulging of information, and the role of publishers in that...
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YPG Digital Hosts Twitter Hackathon

YPG Digital Hosts Twitter Hackathon

In support of YPG Digital’s second programming effort, roughly 25 YPG members from various houses gathered at the AAP offices on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 from 6:30PM – 8:30PM to undergo a Twitter boot camp. Expertise ranged from Twitter novices to Klout score masters who simply wanted to brush up on their technique. The...
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YPG Digital and DBW Present Publishing’s Leading Ladies

YPG Digital and DBW Present Publishing’s Leading Ladies

Today women are doing it all. From taking on executive roles within the industry and publishing some of the largest franchises we have ever seen both print and TV to balancing work and family, it seems now more than ever women are becoming Jacks Janes of all trades. In an event hosted by the...
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