Publishing Perspectives Events

Welcome to the home base for Publishing Perspectives events. Whether we’re organizing our own event or participating in someone else’s, this is where you can find out where we’ll be and when.

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Upcoming Events from Publishing Perspectives

Publishing Perspectives Stage at the Frankfurt Book Fair — October 8-11, 2014
The Publishing Perspectives stage is located in Hall 8.0, home to English-language publishers and companies, at the Frankfurt Book Fair. This four-day program will feature publishing industry innovators, CEOs, business leaders, and up-and-coming talent, who will discuss the latest trends, developments, challenges and opportunities. The program is free to attend for all registered Frankfurt Book Fair visitors. Program will be announced shortly!

Events We’re Attending

Frankfurt Book Fair, Germany — October 8–12, 2014
The Publishing Perspectives team will report on-site at the Frankfurt Book Fair, the world’s largest gathering of the publishing industry. We produce daily print editions during the Fair, host on-stage discussions and events, interview leading publishing professionals, and identify innovators and trend-setters working in publishing.

Books in Browsers, San Francisco, USA — October 23–24, 2014
Hannah Johnson will attend and report on Books in Browsers, a small summit for the new generation of internet publishing companies, focusing on developers and designers who are building and launching tools for online storytelling, expression, and art.

Past Publishing Perspectives Events

Metadata Perspectives Conference – October 13, 2011
Publishing Perspectives organized a day-long conference during the 2011 Frankfurt Book Fair on metadata, which is the single most important tool publishers can use to market and license products and generate sales.

Children’s Publishing Conference – May 31, 2012
This half-day conference, sponsored by Scholastic, Inc., explored the question, “What Makes a Children’s Book Great?” Speakers include agents, authors, book reviewers, booksellers, and others. Read more about it here »

YA: What’s Next — November 28, 2012
This half-day event, organized in cooperation with Scholastic Inc., explored the booming sector of young adult publishing and strategies for working in this area.
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Reaching Readers: Book Marketing Conference — May 28, 2013
As trade publishers integrate consumer-focused marketing approaches alongside traditional B2B operations, marketers need new digital skills, tools and strategies in order to reach consumers online. On May 28, 2013 (just before BookExpo America), Publishing Perspectives and Frankfurt Academy hosted a full-day conference in New York City innovations in marketing and book promotion.
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Publishing Perspectives Stage at the Frankfurt Book Fair — October 9–12, 2013
Publishing Perspectives organized a four-day on-stage program in Hall 8.0 at the Frankfurt Book Fair, featuring leading publishers, agents, startups and more. Top professionals in publishing spoke about the future of the industry, how digital innovation continues to affect the business, and what opportunities exist for publishers around the world.
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Monetizing the Backlist: Next Steps to More Revenue — April 24, 2014
How can publishers efficiently and affordably monetize their backlist content? What new opportunities and business models exist for publishers, agents and authors to license, remix and resell content? Our line-up of experts from publishing and technology, discussed their insight, experience, and predictions about generating more revenue from existing content.

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