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It’s Tempo di Libri

The chance for each reader to create his/her own journey and his/her own Tempo di Libri (“Time for Books”): at Fiera Milano Rho until 19:30 and, with Fuori Tempo di..

Elisa Molinari
April 13, 2017

Events

April 20, 16.30 - 17.30

How to innovate publishing: the international view

Technology is the driver of innovation in book publishing – this hasn’t changed since Gutenberg invented the printing press. Yet what’s new today is that technology = digitization touches on..

April 5, 12 AM

What makes a good app?

Knowledge Hub

Visiting Vilnius Book Fair

On February took place Vilnius Book Fair which hosted two debates in the framework of the Aldus project. First was a panel discussion on “The Bestseller: Books Race in the World and..

Enrico Turrin
April 12, 2017

What publishers want

Elisa Molinari
February 24, 2017
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Events

How to innovate publishing: the international view
April 20, 16.30 - 17.30

Technology is the driver of innovation in book publishing – this hasn’t changed since Gutenberg invented the printing press. Yet what’s new today is that technology = digitization touches on..

What makes a good app?
April 5, 12 AM

Ilaria Tontardini from the Hamelin cultural association will introduce you to some of the best apps for children published over the last few years She will see  which of them..

Picture books and AR – A Match Made in heaven?
April 5, 12 AM

Two app makers from Denmark and France and a publisher from Finland join Terence Mosca and present their game changing ideas as well as different experiences about making picture books,..

April 5, 11.30 AM

A conference dedicated to those organizations interested in networking on Children’s Reading Promotion. A discussion moderated by Julia Eccleshare covering the following subjects: The plus of Children’s Laureate on the..

Children’s Laureates
April 5, 10 AM

An exciting performance and a meeting with the Children’s Literarature Ambassadors: Chris Riddell (UK), Leigh Hobbs (Australia), PJ Lynch (Ireland), Anne-Marie Körling (Sweden), Jan Paul Schutten (The Nederlands), María Baranda..

Writing on children’s book and on reading
April 4, 2.30 PM

This meeting on research into children’s books and reading is prompted by the fact that alongside a thriving children’s book industry, publishers are increasingly turning their attention to scholarly work..

Transmedia: The Medium is the Message?
April 4, 1 PM

Part One A talk on new transmedia content, or how children stories can be developed and enjoyed across multiple forms of media: webs, blogs, apps in smartphones or tablets, TV..

Kids App Collective Presents Making Great Kids Apps
April 4, 12.30 AM

The Award winning Kids App Collective share their crucial tips ( and some tricks) to make great Kids Apps and the different processes and outcomes from working within this creative..

Translation and cultural context
April 3rd, 2.30 PM

The talk is followed by the presentation of the translation support programme of the Institut Ramon Llull Speakers Anna Casassas, translator; Francesco Ferrucci, translator (Catalan)

Ideas and innovation in Illustrators Today Bringing Digital and Paper Books Alive?
April 3rd, 2 PM

A great panel of experts from across the industry will discuss some of the following: How does text and image work across formats? What are some excellent innovative examples in..

K-Hub

It’s Tempo di Libri

The chance for each reader to create his/her own journey and his/her own Tempo di Libri (“Time for Books”): at Fiera Milano Rho until 19:30 and, with Fuori Tempo di..

Visiting Vilnius Book Fair

On February took place Vilnius Book Fair which hosted two debates in the framework of the Aldus project. First was a panel discussion on “The Bestseller: Books Race in the World and..

Discovering Bologna Children’s Book Fair

With over 50 years of experience, the Bologna Children’s Book Fair has succeeded in bringing together a unique and diverse global audience: the result is the world’s premium copyright business hub..

The Book Sector in Europe: Facts and Figures

In occasion of its 50th anniversary, the Federation of European Publishers (FEP) produced a statistics publication that provides a wealth of data and information about book publishing and the book sector in..

What to expect from London Book Fair?

From very modest beginnings in the Berners Hotel near Oxford Street in 1971 as the Specialist Publishers’ Exhibition for Librarians, The London Book Fair – it took the name in..

What publishers want

Book fairs offer unique opportunities for readers to meet authors, agents find the perfect place to organize business meetings while publishers juggle between presentations, promotions and meetings, taking advantage of..

Discovering Vilnius Book Fair

The Second Christmas – this is how Lithuanian publishers call Vilnius Book Fair, which awaits its fans every February. Publishers around the globe rush to publish the most interesting and..

Book fairs and exhibitions in Europe

On 7 December took place an Aldus seminar on innovation models in book fairs, organised by Ediser, the services company of the Italian Publishers Association, at Più Libri Più Liberi,..

The New York Public Library and the European Digital Reading Lab team up for a better e-reading experience

The European Digital Reading Lab (EDRLab) is an innovative non-profit organization based in Paris, headquarter of both IDPF and the Readium Foundation and member of the W3C. Its main objectives..

Merchants of stories. Report on the import /export rights in Italy in 2016

In recent years, the trade of rights has been playing a crucial role within the publishing houses: as for the import, to start building a catalogue and to offer readers..

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