The digital edition of London Book Fair on June 29 features an eight-hour sequence of programming headlined by author Matt Haig.
Normally the first annual major publishing trade show of the year, London Book Fair is the last to join its sister events online.
London Book Fair’s ‘What Works?’ education conference will take a series of looks at educational issues arising from the pandemic.
Today naming themes set for six days in the latter part of June, London Book Fair also announces four conferences before Bologna.
London Book Fair not only goes to the digital option but also adds early-June dates to its previous late-June schedule.
Organizers of the show say they’re assessing ‘ongoing uncertainty around international travel’ in the coronavirus pandemic.
The UK’s Independent Publishers Guild is holding two days of informational and networking events in March at its International Publishing Forum.
In last year’s International Excellence Awards, Europe and Asia were prominent among winners, with Bonnier taking the inclusivity prize.
After the physical events were canceled earlier this year because of the pandemic, BookExpo and its public-facing BookCon are being closed.
Reed Exhibitions’ Andy Ventris follows Jacks Thomas as the new director of London Book Fair, which expects to return to spring dates by 2022.