*+-Vinutha Mallya recaps the highlights of GLOBALOCAL 2014, the ‘forum for content’ organized by the German Book Office, New Delhi and the Frankfurt Book Fair.
*+-Tune in to this year’s Books in Browsers conference live from San Francisco. Books in Browsers is a summit for the next generation of publishing companies exploring the digital future of reading online.
*+-Porter Anderson looks at the new season’s publishing conferences and notes that they all, intentionally or not, may end up focused on writers.
*+-As publishers migrate beyond the first phase of the ebook revolution, the IDPF’s Digital Book Conference on Wednesday will address ebooks on the web, tablets, phones and more.
*+-Marketing and media professionals share their insights on latest trends and innovations in book promotion from Tuesday’s Publishing Perspectives Reaching Readers conference.
*+-Top German executives at this year’s Publishers Forum in Berlin were pushed to confront pressing issues, such as getting their data in order and streamlining workflows.
*+-Italy’s 2013 IfBookThen conference on digital publishing takes place next week and opens to a new European synergy, thanks to partnerships with Sweden and Spain.
*+-The Guadalajara International Book Fair, this November 24 to December 2, offers a myriad of opportunities for fun and professional deal-making.
*+-Get 20% off tickets to the Publishers Launch Frankfurt conference just before the Frankfurt Book Fair on October 8.
*+-Over the last two days of AWP our correspondent flirts with scurvy, eulogizes poet Jim Hazard, and realizes his whole life is a less-intense version of AWP.