The Book Industry Study Group–focused on supply chain in the United States–is reformatting its annual meeting to a series of digital events held over weeks.
BISG’s ‘Evolution of Delivery’ Conference: Making Data Pay
From data-charged business to a library centered on a community’s needs, BISG’s ‘Making Information Pay’ event looks at the data driving us all.
Getting ‘Back to Purpose’: BISG’s New Leadership Outlines Next Moves
Working ‘to avoid the traditional divisions between digital and print,’ BISG’s Brian O’Leary is ready to talk about leading the trade organization forward.
Brian O’Leary on BISG at 40: ‘A Fresh Look at Everything’
As BISG members gather for a 40th annual meeting, the organization’s incoming director. Brian O’Leary, is focused on ‘execution and strategies.’
Rebus: Hugh McGuire on Riddling Out Open Textbooks
Publishing entrepreneur Hugh McGuire says he and his associates are ready to try to work out a pathway to true open textbooks on the Open Web, and he calls his and Boris Anthony’s concept Rebus.
Publishing’s “Metamorphoses” at Klopotek 2014’s Berlin Forum
A recap the key points in the 2014 Klopotek Publishers’ Forum in Berlin this past week. The top message to the German audience: ’embrace change or die.’
Let’s Go, Let’s Improvise!: Berlin Publishers Forum Preview
Klopotek’s 9th Publishers’ Forum starts Monday in Berlin and will address topics ranging from ONIX to agile workflows to content first business strategies.
Nerd Alert: Tools of Change Confab Addresses a Publishing Industry in Flux
“Sometimes it’s okay to make headlines, and sometimes its important to stop reading them.” — Peter Hildick-Smith, President of Codex-Group, discussing book industry prognostication. By Publishing Perspectives staff NEW YORK: There’s a feeling of déjà vu at the Tools of Change conference here in New York City. Not only are we once again at Sheraton Hotel and Towers — site of Digital Book …