Industry Events

At WI16, Booksellers Were 'Very Engaged'
February 26, 2021

The American Booksellers Association’s virtual Winter Institute attracted 1,971 participants last month, up from the 1,500 people who attended last year’s live meeting in Baltimore.

Book Festivals Continue Online
February 25, 2021 at 11:00 pm

Book fairs and festivals are planned around the world in March and April, but most will still be virtual.

The State of the Book Biz as Seen from PubWest
February 4, 2021 at 11:00 pm

More than 200 people registered for the virtual PubWest conference, which concluded yesterday with a panel on the state of the industry with publishers from Drawn & Quarterly, Microcosm Publishing, and Soho Publishing.

PubWest Conference Opens with Talk of 2021 Trends
February 2, 2021 at 11:00 pm

The PubWest 2021 conference opened with a discussion on new digital marketing efforts while Gibbs Smith's Brad Farmer and Nicole Sullivan of Denver's BookBar shared observations about the current state of publishing and bookselling.

PW Launches New U.S. Book Trade Fair for May
January 6, 2021 at 11:00 pm

Publishers Weekly will launch a new American publishing trade fair. The U.S. Book Show will run virtually May 26-28 and will offer events and programming for the domestic and international publishing industry, including booksellers, librarians, publishers, and self-published authors.

How Do We Market Books Now?
November 16, 2020 at 11:00 pm

For participants on "The New Marketing Toolkit" panel, the opening session of PubTech Connect 2020, the word of the day was "nimble," as panelists described how publishers have adapted to changes in the market.