June’s swung round already, and we’ll be taking a summery trip to 9Panels, Glasgow Comic Con’s industry conference, to discuss pitching in the world of comics. Join us from 11.30-12.30, June 30th at the CCA in Glasgow.
Whether you’re interested in comics, magazine or book publishing, or fancy sharpening your pitching skills, we’ll have you covered with an excellent event. The line-up currently features Jamie Norman, Campaigns Assistant at Canongate Books, and Heather McDaid of publisher 404 Ink.
10:00 Welcome + Tea and Coffee
10:25 Introduction by Frank Quitely
10:40 Keynote Speaker: Fionnuala Doran
11:30 Digital Drawing Masterclass Amy Reeder
1:30 Market Makers Panel
2:30 Clubroom: Artist/Writer Speed Date
3:00 Tea and Coffee
3:30 Clubroom: Portfolio reviews and submissions
with Comichaus, Markosia and BHP Comics
4:30 Writer’s Q&A with John Wagner
5:30 Clubroom: Mixer
We’ve teamed up with 9Panels and are happy to offer SYP members the concession price entry! We’ll also be sharing something special for the full Comic Con in our member newsletter, so if you’re not an SYP member sign up now.