About the Show

The largest gathering of magazine and digital media executives.

The Folio: Show delivers the insight, inspiration and actionable ideas your team needs to generate revenue and boost engagement.

Join 1200 of your industry peers at the Hilton Midtown in New York City, October 9-11, 2017 for tried-and-proven strategies and tactics in deploying smart marketing, creating compelling content, powering up events, streamlining production and ad ops, and boosting sales.

Conference Tracks


Your roadmap for successfully creating and innovating with content, and increasing audience engagement and brand credibility.

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Explore the emerging world of customer knowledge, including MarTech, Social Media, ABM, SEO and more.

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Everything you need to know about conceiving, launching, producing, monetizing and growing face-to-face businesses.

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Selling media is more complex (and more rewarding) than ever before. This track is the deep dive you need to thrive.

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Ad Ops & Production

If you’re responsible for workflow solutions, ad management, sales fulfillment, content marketing, planning and scheduling, this is the track for you.

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Folio: Eddie & Ozzie Awards Luncheon

Wednesday, October 11 @12:30 pm

Help us celebrate your peers and the industry’s leaders in uncompromising journalism and gorgeous designs. Our 2017 Eddie & Ozzie finalists have been announced, see who made the short list here.  *Tickets to the Folio: Eddie & Ozzie Awards Luncheon are not automatically included in a Full Conference Pass. They can be purchased as an add-on to your conference pass or as an awards-only ticket.

Innovation At Your Fingertips

Experience firsthand the technologies and products pushing the boundaries of Magazine Media


Have you ever thought about summiting the world’s tallest peak? Now’s your chance! Join Sports Illustrated for “Capturing Everest,” a groundbreaking Virtual Reality experience presented by Time Inc. In a matter of minutes, you’ll be “transported” to Nepal to experience the life of a world-class mountain climber. Check out this remarkably cutting-edge demo in the Exhibit Hall at The Folio: Show!


The Popular Science annual gadget issue is THE ultimate guide to the newest and coolest gadgets. Join the magazine and its parent company (Bonnier Corporation) in the Exhibit Hall for an interactive experience with the hottest gizmos in tech. You could get a chance to tryout the smartest robo pet, sweet sounding headphones, a drone catcher and more.

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Mindfulness in the Workplace

With digital and print media evolving at a breakneck pace, it’s common to succumb to everyday stress. That’s why we’ve teamed up with Yoga Journal to offer you and your team a rejuvenating session on “Mindfulness in the Workplace”—right on the Exhibit Hall floor! You’ll walk away with stress-management techniques to improve your health and wellbeing.

Behind the Scenes With “The Strategist”

Meet “The Strategist” by New York Media. The media brand’s newly introduced website helps people shop and navigate the vast (and expanding) e-commerce landscape. Editors at “The Strategist” identify cool, useful products and weigh in on the complex universe of online shopping. Get the inside scoop on how the site was created and put into action from The Strategist’s editorial and business development teams. 

Book Signing

Jason Calacanis, author of “Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups—Timeless Advice from an Angel Investor Who Turned $100,000 into $100,000,000” joins us at the 2017 Folio: Show!

Calacanis, an esteemed Silicon Valley entrepreneur, podcaster, and writer will sign copies of his newly released book on the Exhibit Hall floor.

One-on-One Speaker Chat

Our speakers are your resources and teachers. During The Folio: Show, take full advantage by stopping at our special booth in the Exhibit Hall, where speakers will answer your most pressing questions about digital and print media.

Networking Opportunities

Folio: 100 Awards Celebration
 & Networking Reception

Monday, October 9 @5pm

Join our Folio: 100 honorees and their teams to reconnect with old friends and forge relationships with new acquaintances all over drinks and hors d’oeurvres in the Exhibit Hall. 

Folio: 30 Under 30 Awards Luncheon

Tuesday, October 10 @12:30pm

Celebrate the up-and-coming stars executing innovative ideas and shaping the future of our industry. View the 2017 class of honorees here

Folio: Show Happy Hour

Tuesday, October 10 @5pm

Drop by to mingle with new friends, get to know solutions providers, trade business cards or just relax and unwind. 

After Party at Fishbowl

Monday, October 9 @8:15pm
Come by The Fishbowl located across from the Hilton Midtown for some more cocktails and networking. Make sure you bring your game face – you’ll want to get in on the action on mini bowling lanes, skee ball machines, vintage arcade games, and more.

Advisory Board

  • Maya Draisin

    Associate Publisher & Head of Marketing
  • Jane Francisco

    Editorial Director, Lifestyle Group & Editor-in-Chief, Good Housekeeping
  • Michael Friedenberg

  • Gregory Gatto

    VP, Publishing Director
  • Rajeev Kapur

    President & CEO
  • Kyra Kyles

    Former Editor-in-Chief
  • Rajiv Mody

    Vice President, Social Media
  • Matt Strelecki

    Creative Director



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Exhibit Hall

Access to the exhibit floor—no conference sessions included.

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Group Registration

Full Conference
Full Conference
Full Conference
VIP Rate
September 9—September 22
5-Person / Full Conference: $4,350
10-Person / Full Conference: $10,150
Unlimited / Full Conference: $14,500
Regular Rate
After September 22
5-Person / Full Conference: $4,995
10-Person / Full Conference: $11,655
Unlimited / Full Conference: $16,650



Now is the time to use your annual training budget and get a really great rate! Discounted team rates are available to any company that sends 5 or more people. This is your chance to send 5 people, but only pay for 3; send 10 people, but only pay for 7; or, send everyone at your company, but only pay for 10!

Individual Registration

Full Conference
1-Day (Monday or Tuesday)
1-Day (Wednesday)
Exhibit Hall Only
VIP Rate
September 9—September 22
Full Conference: $1,450
2-Day: $1,350
1-Day (Monday or Tuesday):$695
1-Day (Wednesday):$525
Exhibit Hall Only: $150
Regular Rate
After September 22
Full Conference: $1,665
2-Day: $1,465
1-Day (Monday or Tuesday):$795
1-Day (Wednesday):$625
Exhibit Hall Only: $175

Awards Tickets

*Folio: 100 Celebration
Monday, October 9
*30 Under 30 Celebration
Tuesday, October 10
Eddie & Ozzies Luncheon
Wednesday, October 11
Individual (Per Person)
*Folio: 100 Celebration / Monday, October 9: $150
*30 Under 30 Celebration / Tuesday, October 10: $250
Eddie & Ozzies Luncheon / Wednesday, October 11: $375
Table of 8
*30 Under 30 Celebration / Tuesday, October 10: $1,750
Eddie & Ozzies Luncheon / Wednesday, October 11: $3,250
Table of 10
*30 Under 30 Celebration / Tuesday, October 10: $2,300
Eddie & Ozzies Luncheon / Wednesday, October 11: $4,000
*Included with Group Registration or Individual Full Conference Pass.

Packages Include

Group Registration
Individual Registration
Exhibit Hall Only
VIP Lounge
Conference Sessions
Exhibit Hall
Keynote Sessions
Networking Events
Folio: 100 Celebration
Folio: 30 Under 30 Luncheon
Folio: Eddie & Ozzie Awards Luncheon
*2-Day Pass Holders enjoy the benefits of an Individual Registration for the days selected at the time of purchase.
Full Conference Pass

All workshops, all conference sessions, morning & afternoon keynote sessions, all networking & special events, breakfasts & lunches, access to the Exhibit Hall, tickets to the Folio: 100 Awards reception, and the 30 Under 30 Awards luncheon.

2 Day Pass

All conference sessions, morning & afternoon keynote sessions, all networking & special events, breakfasts & lunches, access to the Exhibit Hall during the 2 days selected.

Exhibit Hall Pass**

Access to Exhibit Hall.
** This pass is available to publishers and media buyers only. Pass not applicable for industry vendors, suppliers or consultants.

Registration Terms & Conditions

Cancellations received in writing on or before July 27, 2017 are fully refundable but will be subject to a $375 processing fee. All registrants must submit payment in full prior to the start of the event. If payment is not received prior to the event, you will not be allowed admittance into the event. No refunds will be allowed after July 27, 2017. Non-payment or non-attendance does not constitute cancellation. Substitutions may be made at any time for confirmed, paid registrants. Notice of substitution must be made in writing and sent to: jcoonan@accessintel.com. No one under the age of 21 is permitted to register for or attend The Folio: Show.

The Folio: Show reserves the right to make changes to the program at any time. If for any reason this event is cancelled or postponed, The Folio: Show is not responsible for covering airfare and other travel costs incurred by clients and will not be held liable for personal property that is lost, damaged, or stolen during the event. Use of video cameras or other video recording devices during keynotes, sessions, and other events is strictly prohibited.


New York Hilton Midtown

1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019

A discounted rate of $369 has been secured for Folio: Show attendees. You must make your hotel reservation online or you can call the hotel directly 212-586-7000 and mention The Folio: Show to secure your discounted rate. These rooms are first come, first served with limited availability. The deadline to book your hotel room at the discounted rate is: Friday, September 18, 2017.


We have been made aware that certain companies are targeting Folio: Show exhibitors to secure your rooms for the Hilton Midtown through them. Please note that these groups are in no way affiliated with The Folio: Show and beware of their false claims of having access to hotel rooms in the official Folio: Show Conference room block. You will receive information directly from The Folio: Show regarding any legitimate housing updates.

LaGuardia Airport – LGA

Visit LGA airport website
Hotel direction: 8 miles

Driving directions:
Driving directions:  Grand Central Pkwy to Brooklyn Queens Expressway South to Long Island Expressway West.  Follow signs for Queens Midtown Tunnel to 34th Street.  Take 34th Street West to Avenue of the Americans (6th Avenue).  Make a right and go to 53rd St.

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.
Alternate transportation: AIRLINK 1-877-599-8200; on request

Estimated taxi fare: $55 (one way)

John F Kennedy International Airport – JFK

Visit JFK airport website
Hotel direction: 17 miles

Driving directions:
Driving directions: Take the Van Wyck Expressway North to Long Island Expressway (LIE) West and watch for signs to Queens Midtown Tunnel to 34th street.  Go west across 34th street to Avenue of the Americans (6th Avenue).  Make a right and go up the Avenue to 53rd St.

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.
Alternate transportation: AIRLINK 1-877-599-8200; on request

Estimated taxi fare: $45 – $60 (one way)

Valet Parking

The Hilton Hotel offers valet parking for $85 daily.

Train Stations

  • Grand Central Train Station is 15 minutes across town. Visit their website for train schedule information.
  • Penn Station is 15 minutes downtown. Visit their website for train schedule information.

Folio: is pleased to announce that we have secured airfare discounts ranging from 2% – 10% off published fares with  Delta and United Airlines for Folio: Show participants.  To take advantage of the discounts please follow the directions below:

Delta Airlines:  Reservations and ticketing is available via www.delta.com.  When booking online, select Book a Trip, click on More Search Options and enter the meeting code, NMM3T, in the box provided on the Search Flight page.  Reservations may also be made by calling Delta Meeting reservations at (800) 328-1111 Monday – Friday from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. CDT.  Additional fees may apply.

United Airlines: Save an additional 3% by booking your own airfare online at www.united.com.  Choose your flight times and access your discount by inserting ZVH2593993 in the Offer Code box.  Or call your travel professional or United Meetings at (800) 426-1122 FREE for reservations.  Refer to Z Code: ZVH2 and Agreement Code: 593993.  (A $25 service fee will be collected for all tickets issued through United Meetings Reservation Desk).


Questions about the Folio: Show? Contact:

Jessica Coonan
Jessica Coonan
Assistant Marketing Manager

Interested in sponsoring? Contact:

Tania Babiuk
Tania Babiuk
Senior Account Executive