DBW 2020 Program

Tuesday, September 15

8:00 AM - Registration

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM BREAKOUT SESSION #7

9:35 AM - 10:05 AM BREAKOUT SESSION #8

10:10 AM - 10:40 AM BREAKOUT SESSION #9

10:40 AM - 11:10 AM Coffee / Networking / Review of Exhibits

11:10 AM - 11:55 AM Publishing Media Panel

NOON - 1:30 PM Lunch / Networking / Review of Exhibits

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM Corporate Publishing: What Publishing Looks Like When Time Is Short

Andrew Savikas (President, getAbstract US; Chairperson, Book Industry Study Group)

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM STATE OF THE UNION: Audiobooks

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM STATE OF THE UNION: Libraries

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM CLOSING KEYNOTE

Vanderbilt University Press

Wednesday, September 16

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM WORKSHOPS

Podcasting, Voice Apps, Marketing Audiobooks

Monday, September 14

7:30 AM - Registration

8:30 AM - Welcome

Bradley Metrock (Executive Producer, Digital Book World)

8:40 AM - 9:30 AM OPENING KEYNOTE PANEL

The Evolving Role Of The University Press

Representatives from Tiers 1-4 University Presses

 

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

NaNoWriMo's Impact On An Evolving Publishing Industry

Grant Faulkner (Executive Director, National Novel Writing Month)

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Coffee / Networking / Review of Exhibits

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

The Next Decade For Publishing

Jane Friedman (Publisher and Editor, Hot Sheet Pub)

11:15 AM - NOON

Professional Development in Publishing: How To Ensure The Next Generation Is Accessible, Diverse, And Impactful

John Warren (Director & Assoc Professor, George Washington Univ)

NOON - 1:30 PM Lunch / Networking / Review of Exhibits

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM BREAKOUT SESSION #1

STATE OF THE UNION: Voice Tech In Publishing

Bradley Metrock (CEO, Score Publishing; Host, This Week In Voice)

2:05 PM - 2:35 PM BREAKOUT SESSION #2

2:40 PM - 3:10 PM BREAKOUT SESSION #3

 

3:10 PM - 3:30 PM Coffee / Networking / Review of Exhibits

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM BREAKOUT SESSION #4

4:05 PM - 4:35 PM BREAKOUT SESSION #5

4:40 PM - 5:10 PM BREAKOUT SESSION #6

5:15 PM DIGITAL BOOK WORLD AWARDS GALA