CONFERENCES

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Media specialist, educator, writer and speaker, Mary Hogarth is a regular facilitator at the International Magazine Centre’s Hive sessions. She has also spoken at prestigious events, including the PPA Leadership Summit and Mapping The Magazine – an international series of conferences exploring magazine publishing.

In addition to talks for professional bodies, media specialists and business owners, Mary is an established speaker on the academic circuit – have lectured at institutions in the UK and US. She has also chaired an alumni conference at Solent University.

Key events

PPA Leadership Summit (April 2021)
Community first – building a recurring revenue economy. In conversation with Guy Proctor, Editor of Country Walking magazine, exploring the critical impact of a recent campaign that drove significant community growth for the Bauer brand, as well as the success of its recently launched membership model.


The International Magazine Centre (2020)
Interview on the Critical mistakes publishers make. Recorded for the IMC’s open-access course – 21st Century Magazine Publishing: The Business of Magazines.

Interview on the Critical mistakes publishers make

Mapping The Magazine 6 (online, July 2020)
Presented a paper on Sustainability in Specialist Publishing: A Comparative Case Study Analysis of a British and American Writing Magazine.


Edinburgh International Magazine Festival (Sept 2019)
Conference hosted by the AJE at Edinburgh Napier University
Presented a paper on Why 360-degree features are core skills for tomorrow’s journalist.


Alumni Conference, Solent University (2015)
Organised and chaired the Magazine Journalism Graduate Conference day with industry and alumni guests, which included a networking lunch.

Highlights from the Magazine Journalism Graduate Conference