Typofest 2016 in Bulgaria

Don’t miss the third edition of Typofest in Bulgaria! Its program features a conference, exhibitions and workshops. The festival is the first and until now the only event of this kind in Bulgaria. The workshops will be held 24–26 May in Sofia, and 28–29 May, the main Typofest conference will be held in Plovdiv.

And for the last time, Rainer Erich will give a version of his infamous Font Gamification presentation. If you haven’t seen it yet, this is your very last chance. See you in Plovdiv!

Making Fonts with Glyphs

When?

28 May, 10:30

Who?

Georg Seifert and Rainer Scheichelbauer

Where?

The House of Science and Technology
1 Gladston Street, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Registration

Typofest Conference Registration

Glyphs developer Georg Seifert will demonstrate the superpowers of his font editor by building a quick font live on stage. En passant, Georg will show off some of the main features of the software. Live commenting and audience interaction by Georg’s associate Rainer Erich.

Gamification of Fonts

When?

29 May, 10:30

Who?

Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer

Where?

The House of Science and Technology
1 Gladston Street, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Registration

Typofest Conference Registration

Can animations be put into fonts? And what about games? Learn the answer to these questions, and how Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan sparked the gamification of fonts, in this short and fun presentation. This presentation contains NO PREPARED SLIDES, all typing is done live.