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

Monetizing the Backlist: Next Steps to More Revenue
When: April 24, 2014
Where: Scholastic Auditorium, NYC
Tickets: $99 — On sale here!

Events We’re Attending

South by Southwest, Austin, TX — March 7–11, 2014
Edward Nawotka and Hannah Johnson from Publishing Perspectives will cover SXSWedu, as well as the Interactive and Film portions of this ever-growing event focused on web tech, music, film and more.

London Book Fair, UK — April 8–10, 2014
In addition to distributing a print magazine at the London Book Fair, the Publishing Perspectives team will also report from the show floor and meet with the industry.

Klopotek Publishers’ Forum, Berlin, Germany — May 5–6, 2014
Edward Nawotka will speak on two panels at Klopotek’s annual conference in Berlin, which offers hands-on workshops and seminars for publishing professionals.

BookExpo America, New York, NY — May 29–31, 2014
Publishing Perspectives will report from the trade show floor and conferences, as well as meet with colleagues from the publishing industry.

Yale Publishing Course, New Haven, CT — July 20–25, 2014
Edward Nawotka will speak at this year’s Yale Publishing Course on the topic of international book publishing.

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.

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.
More info »

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.
More info »

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.
More info »

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  • Monetize Your Backlist

    Organized by Publishing Perspectives

    Hear experts from publishing and technology discuss strategies and tools you can use to generate more revenue from your backlist content.

    What: Monetizing the Backlist event
    When: 9am–1pm on April 24, 2014
    Where: Scholastic Headquarters, NYC

    Buy your tickets now!