Society for Newspaper Design and Kazakhstan Newspaper Publishers Association
invite you to join a hands-on workshop for designers, photo-editors and everybody involved in the design of a newspaper
News Design for Modern Media:
The changing face of the newspaper industry
August, 30-31, 2007 – Karaganda, Kazakhstan
September 1-2, 2007 – Almaty, Kazakhstan
— The principles of great design
— Successful newspapers worldwide
— Learning from mistakes: the most common problems in news design
— Working with visuals: photos and infographics
— Formats and designs
— A close look at our work: page and design critique of the participants’ newspapers
— Doing it better: a hand-on training based on the participants’ own newspapers
…and much more!
Trainer: Hans Peter Janisch, news and communication designer, SND International Director, with experience of work in Russia and Kazakhstan (redesign of the Nasha Gazeta, Kostanay, Kazakhstan: http://www.ng.kz).
The workshop lasts 2 days. Number of trainees in a group is limited to 15 persons.
For more information, please contact Irene Velska, Events Coordinator of Kazakhstan Newspaper Publishers Association at firstname.lastname@example.org (tel./fax: +7 3212 48 01 80), or visit http://www.izdatel.kz.
Deadline for application: August 20, 2007.
The Blog can’t help but wonder just how many goats this little shindig will cost… ;P