Digital Book World 2021:

September 13-14, Nashville Tennessee


Trade, scholarly, independent, educational, corporate, and all other types of publishing come together to share best practices involving technology, and to enjoy executive-level networking.


Monday, September 13


1 PM - Actions Into Insights: Analyzing Audience To Craft A Bestseller

Andrea DeWerd (Senior Marketing Director, HarperCollins)

1:30 PM - Amazon Alexa: Promoting Book Discoverability and Digital Commerce

Chris Morrow (Senior Manager, Amazon)

2:00 PM - Fireside Chat with BISG

Brian O'Leary (BISG) with Bradley Metrock

2:20 PM - Managing A Next-Generation Publisher With Software


2:40 PM - The Next-Generation Library And Its Relationship With The Publishing Industry


3:00 PM - How Simon & Schuster Built A Winning Program For Voice Marketing

Simon & Schuster / Skilled Creative

3:30 PM -

4 PM - Networking Reception


7 PM - Pinewood Social (optional networking)


Tuesday, September 14


9:00 AM - The timely intersection of NFTs and publishing

Ron Martinez (Principal, Invention Arts)

9:30 AM - PANEL: Best practices in book marketing

10:15 AM -

10:45 AM - Tracking Diversity: Measuring Success And Walking The Walk

Rod Elder (SVP, Virtusales)

11:05 AM -

11:25 AM -

11:45 AM - Adjourn


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DBW Global is the large Digital Book World virtual event taking place Friday, September 17, in recognition of the reality that not everyone can and will join us in person for Digital Book World 2021.

This will be a one-day virtual event highlighting the best and brightest people and companies working at the intersection of publishing and technology.

The virtual event is free, and you can register here.

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