AIGA Maine recently announced their plans for ABSTRACT: The Future of Design in Media Conference, which will take place on June 10, 2011 in Portland, Maine. The conference will bring together leading graphic designers and innovators to share their views on the changing media landscape, to inspire and challenge, and to help shape the future of visual design for the converging television, print and digital media platforms.
Florian Bachleda Creative Director, Fast Company
Dirk Barnett Creative Director, The Newsweek Daily Beast Company
Scott Dadich VP, Digital Magazine Development, Condé Nast
Arem Duplessis Design Director, The New York Times Magazines
Luke Hayman Partner, Pentagram
Gael Towey Chief Creative & Editorial Director, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia