SCOUTING MISSION TO COLOMBIA
The national publishing associations (ACP
) are currently reviewing candidates for their representative delegates to the next Scouting Mission to Bogota, Colombia. The associations will be submitting their nominations by August 2nd
WEBINAR ON EXPORTING TO THE NETHERLANDS
With the Netherlands designated as the next Guest of Honour at the Frankfurt Book Fair
, join us to take a closer look at this exciting market. Livres Canada Books will host a webinar in September that will explore the Dutch book industry and its opportunities as a potential export market for your books.
For more information, contact Programs Manager, Christy Doucet, by email
or telephone at 613 562-2324, extension 225.
The Spanish Bookstage
The Spanish Bookstage
is English-language online platform dedicated to providing current information about rights sales across Spanish-speaking markets.
Founded in September 2015, The Spanish Bookstage gathers real-time comprehensive data from publishers, translators and literary agents across global Spanish-language territories (including Catalan, Basque and Galician), allowing international publishing professionals to stay up-to-date about the latest sales, key players and developments in the market. Basic information is accessible online free of charge, and a paid membership option is available for a fee of €5 per month. Visit their website for further details
Discover Southeast Asia with StoryDrive Asia
The Frankfurt Book Fair
is expanding its worldwide conference offering with StoryDrive Asia
in Singapore. The Frankfurt Book Fair feels that the Southeast Asian region is an under-explored market with huge potential especially considering its population of over 620 million. It will take place from November 10-12, 2016.
This new conference is being developed in cooperation with MP Singapore
and the Singapore Book Publishers Association (SBPA)
. The goal is to enable content owners to innovate and grow their businesses. The event is a combination of conference and exhibition formats showcasing interesting trends and influential speakers.
Topics will include:
- Tap into cross-media business opportunities in Asia, in particular the ASEAN and Pacific markets and discover & develop strategies shaping the future of digital, content & media industries. Meet all of Southeast Asia and the Pacific in Singapore.
- Explore new trends and methods of monetization through cross industry collaborations and network with international industry stalwarts to gain insights on dealing with challenges of a fast-evolving, increasingly convergent media landscape.
- Learn how to diversify your business as multiple industries – from airlines to automobiles, banks to insurance companies, hospitals to robotics – need content. At the same time meet film producers and game developers to foster your cross-media business.
For more details, please consult the brochure