MagNet 2017

MagNet is the largest gathering for magazine media professionals in North America, with keynotes, panels, awards and unparalleled networking.

Wednesday, April 25 and Thursday, April 26, 2018

The Courtyard Toronto Downtown
475 Yonge St, Toronto ON

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Arts & Literary Magazines Summit

Back by popular demand, this dynamic full-day event devoted to arts and literary magazine publishing takes place on the Friday of MagNet week, April 28, 2017. Come to MagNet and then book your spot at the Arts & Lit Summit on Friday. You won’t be sorry! See the entire line up.

Social Media Doctor

Receive one-on-one care from Social Media Doctor, Patricia Kitchen. This expert social media consultant will once again be on hand to make sure that you get the most out of your social media activities.

Patricia will be available on Wednesday and Thursday from 10:00 am-1:30 pm and from 2:15 pm-4:00 pm. Stop by MagNet Square and sign up for 10-minute session. These are on a first come, first served basis. Rx = Social Media Success! Learn more about the Doctor.

Presented by AAM.

Mobile Strategy Doctor

There’s a new doctor in the house! Get ideas & insights for your content from the Mobile Strategy Doctor, Zoe Walters. As director of partnerships at Pugpig, Zoe will share best practices in creating a deeply engaged mobile audience based on her experience launching mobile apps with a number of the UK’s leading magazine publishers including Conde Nast, Hearst Magazines and The Economist.

Visit Zoe in MagNet Square on Wednesday and Thursday from 10:00 am-1:30 pm and from 2:15 pm-4:00 pm. Stop by for your free 10-minute consultation. Learn more about the Doctor.

Presented by The Canadian Press.

Niche Spotlights

Looking for content specific to small, cultural or business media magazines? We’ve listed your must-see sessions:

Cultural and Small Magazines Spotlight
Business Media Spotlight


The entire Courtyard facility has been renovated to provide all the technology, comfort and amenities that guests of North America’s foremost magazine conference expect. It’s the perfect venue to showcase the innovation and successes of today’s dynamic magazine industry.

While you learn, connect and celebrate at MagNet 2017, take in the elegance of the Courtyard Toronto Downtown at 475 Yonge Street in central Toronto.

The hotel is just steps away from Yonge and College (College subway station).

All MagNet sessions from April 25-28 will be held at the Courtyard.


MagNet registrants get a special discount, so quote the booking code “MAGNET2017” when you call 1.800.847.5075 or book your room online by April 3.

The discounted room rate expires on April 7.