Q. I’m new to the Workshop. What opportunities will there be for me to meet others? Come to our first-timers session at 6:30 p.m. Sunday in the Pavilion Ballroom to get a lay of the land and meet some SND veterans. Also be sure to play our “Royal” version of business card bingo — it’s […]
Here are the draft minutes from the fall board meeting of the Society for News Design. We say draft because the minutes are not final until approved at the next meeting. We will also present the ideas that came from this meeting more fully at Monday morning’s breakfast business meeting. Please join us at 8 […]
Wondering who all will be at Red Rock this weekend? Check out the complete list of SNDVegas participants over at the workshop site. We’re expecting about 600 of you on Sunday. Don’t forget: There are sessions today. Get registered and get started. The SNDVegas staff has a busy day planned.
SND Chinese — Olympics training session, Shanghai from Society for News Design on Vimeo. By Gayle Grin SND President and Managing Editor, National Post SND Chinese, the Chinese-language chapter and newest SND affiliate, after forming mere months ago, wasted no time demonstrating their ambition and commitment to their region and their craft by hosting the […]
President’s Report: The first combined workshop from SND and IFRA, which just concluded in Paris, was an amazingly rich event. The conversation focused on a familiar topic – the integration of print and online design – but the answers participants worked toward were anything but ordinary. The diverse audience aimed to push toward solutions that […]
Copenhagen Crash 2008: What a great success this event was! The welcome was held at Pressen, Politiken’s old printing hall, a wonderfully grotty big space with old press ink on the walls. Stig Orskov, editor in chief of Politiken, Crash host, and Anders Tapola, SND/S president, welcomed us in a wrestling ring with these words: […]
The Society for News Design Scandinavia’s annual workshop just concluded in Copenhagen. SND/S President Anders Tapola reports that the workshop, called Crash 2008, was a big success and he has the photos to prove it. There are nearly 300 pictures from the event, including an extraordinary in-the-ring action with a bunch of Danish free-style wrestlers […]
The first Dutch infographics summit, organized by Frederik Ruys, was a tremendous inaugural effort, drawing more than 200 graphics specialists from major newspapers, magazines, television networks and online publications. The summit, on March 21, happened just one week after the successful annual Malofiej Infographics World Summit in Pamplona. The interest in Europe for visual storytelling […]