Fontstand International Typography Conference

May 25, 2019
Porto, Portugal

On May 25, 2019, Fontstand brings its second international typography conference to Porto, the second largest city in Portugal and one of the oldest cities in Europe, with its historic centre, sumptuous food and wine, and charismatic locals.

Join the world-class type designers and typographers from around the world for a packed day of presentations and discussions. This is a two-way conference, a forum where not only you can learn from the speakers, but where the speakers also hope to learn about your experience with using or licensing type, the challenges you face, and ideas you may have.

Interested in Typography?


With short presentation by:


The conference is held in Ateneu Comercial do Porto, a building with upmost historical and cultural importance in the centre of Porto.

Rua Passos Manuel, 44
4000-381 Porto

Porto is easily accessible by plane with direct flights from all over the world. Lisbon is 3 hours drive by car or train.

The city offers a range of hotels and Bed & Breakfast options. Some of the speakers will be staying in a brand new concept hotel Zero Box Lodge, join them for the all new lodging experience.

Zero Box Lodge
Rua do Ateneu Comercial do Porto, 13
4000-380 Porto
+351 227 662 342


Please, note that the program is subject to change, and will be updated continuously up to the conference. Registration will start at 8.00 and the program officially ends at 19.30.


Conference Ticket
May 25, 2019
€100 + VAT Buy at Eventbrite

There is no special student price, but we encourage professional designers to sponsor student tickets by paying 50% of the normal ticket price, thus providing a number of half-price student tickets. You can become a sponsor at Eventbrite.

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