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2020 Conference Agenda

Here is the exciting agenda from the MBS 2020 Conference:

 

Thursday, October 1

 

1:00 – 3:00 pm Pre-Conference Excursions

Denver Public Library

University of Denver

4:30 – 5:00 pm Registration in the Magnolia Hotel Ballroom (across the street from the main building)
5:00 – 6:00 pm Dinner at the Magnolia Hotel
6:00 – 6:15 pm Welcome and Introductions

Emily Martin, Shawn Sheehy, Conference Co-Chairs

6:15 – 6:30 pm Alicia Bailey (abecedariangallery.com)

Site Host Welcome

6:30 – 7:15 pm Antje von Stemm (vonstemm.com/portfolio)
7:15 – 7:30 pm Break
7:30 – 8:15 pm Matthew Reinhart (matthewreinhart.com) Book signing to follow
 

Friday, October 2

 

All Day Silent Auction open for bids
9:00 – 9:45 am Rosston Meyer (popositionpress.com)
9:45 – 10:00 am Break
10:00 – 10:20 am Maike Biederstädt (maikebiederstaedt.de)
10:25 – 10:45 am The Foliage Library (thefoliagelibrary.com)
10:45 – 11:00 am Break
11:00 – 12:00 pm Lunch at the Magnolia
1:00 – 1:45 pm Sam Ita (samita-us.tumblr.com)
1:45 – 2:00 pm Break
2:00 – 3:00 pm Rob Kelly (robkellydesign.com/category/paper/) Hands-on Project
3:00 – 3:15 pm Break
3:15 – 4:00 pm Andrew Huot (bigriverbindery.com)
5:30 – 8:00 pm Exhibition Reception at Art Students League of Denver (asld.org)

Dinner on your own

8:00 pm Informal Show and Tell
 

Saturday, October 3

 

Until Lunch Silent Auction open for bids
Until 6:00 Meggendorfer Prize for Best Paper Engineering – Trade Publications voting
8:45 – 9:00 am MBS Business Meeting
Shawn Sheehy, MBS Director
9:00 – 9:45 am Roberta Brody (commons.gc.cuny.edu/members/bobbybrody/)
9:45 – 10:00 am Break
10:00 – 11:00 am Keynote Address 

Suzanne Karr Schmidt (womenalsoknowhistory.com/individual-scholar-page/?pdb=1084)

11:00 – 11:15 am Break
11:15 – 11:35 am Kyra Hicks  (amazon.com/Kyra-E.-Hicks/e/B001JOY7U0%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share)
11:35 – 12:00 pm Bruce Foster (paperpops.com)
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch at the Magnolia Hotel
1:00 – 1:45 pm Katie Smith (linkedin.com/in/katie-smith-19a7b876)
1:45 – 2:00 pm Break
2:00 – 2:45 pm Eric Hluchan (structuralgraphics.com/about/designers/erik-hluchan)
2:45 – 3:15 pm Break | Set Up for Book Fair
3:15 – 5:45 pm Book Fair

Meggendorfer Prize for Artist Books contenders on display for judging

5:45 – 6:30 pm Break
6:30 – 7:00 pm Pre-Banquet Reception and Cash Bar
7:00 – 8:15 pm Banquet | Presentation of Awards | Closing Remarks

  • Emerging Engineer Prize
  • Meggendorfer Prize for Artist Books
  • Meggendorfer Prize for the Best Paper Engineer—Trade Publications

Sunday, October 4

9:00-12:00 pm Post-Conference Workshop at Art Students League of Denver

Kyle Olmon (kyleolmon.com)

1:00-4:00 pm Post-Conference Workshop at Art Students League of Denver

Antje von Stemm (vonstemm.com/portfolio)

Suzanne Karr Schmidt

Suzanne Karr Schmidt

Matthew Reinhart

Matthew Reinhart

Maike Biederstädt

Maike Biederstädt

Rosston Meyer

Rosston Meyer

Katie Smith

Katie Smith

The Foliage Library

The Foliage Library