It's on! Starting soon: watch live talks from Substack writers

1/11/21 update: The live stream is over, but keep an eye on this publication for recordings of some of the talks/workshops in the coming days.


Substack’s first conference, Substack On!, is starting in just a few moments.

In addition to panels and workshops, we’ve got a full day planned with talks from writers of all shapes and sizes. Check out the main stage schedule below (all times PST / GMT +8).


9:00 AM

The Future of Independent Publishing - Chris Best, CEO at Substack

9:30 AM

Why Isn't There a Men's Media? - Lyz Lenz, Men Yell at Me

10:00 AM

The First Writer on Substack - Bill Bishop, Sinocism

10:30 AM

What's Taste and Does It Even Exist Anymore? - Safy-Hallan Farah, Hip to Waste

11:00 AM

How to Do a Job For Your Readers - Casey Newton, Platformer

11:30 AM

Dear Sugar: From 2010 - 2020 - Cheryl Strayed, Dear Sugar

1:00 PM

In Conversation with Hamish, Substack co-founder and COO - Zeynep Tufekci, Insight

2:00 PM

Substack for Non-Profit Newsrooms - Gabe Schneider, The Objective

2:30 PM

The Power of Independence - Judd Legum, Popular Information

3:00 PM

Loaves in a Time of Coronavirus - Andrew Janjigian, Wordloaf

3:30 PM

Learning in Public: Building the Future of Belonging - Vanessa Mason, The Future of Belonging

4:00 PM

A Musical Talk - Thao Nguyen, For the Record