PUBLISHING INNOVATION CONFERENCE
Thursday 24.03.2011 4pm-8pm

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4:00-4:30: Conference Attendees Arrival & Registration for Panel 1


4:30-4:45:
Opening Perspective: Dynamic Publishing or How the Machine Serves the Page, given by Quark


4:45-6:00:
Panel 1: Managing the Transition of Content to Digital Mobile Devices

  • How far does content need to change from page to screen?
  • Is profit sustainable in producing across multiple platforms, i.e. digital, mobile and print media?
  • How is the readability of content and experience affected by the transition?

6:00-6:30: Refreshments Break & Registration for Panel 2

6:30-6:40: Macmillan Student Achievement Prize 2009-10

Opening remarks by Professor Sandra Kemp, Head of College

Macmillan Student Achievement Prize 2009-10 presented by Mike Barnard, Deputy Chairman, Macmillan and Visiting Professor, University of the Arts London  


6:40-7:55:
Panel 2: Social Media Platforms for Publishers: Opportunities and Threats

  • How is “brand” created or promoted through social media in terms of publishers, book/magazine titles and/or authors?
  • To what extent does social media impact corporate reputation?
  • How important is social media as an intermediary for connecting with other industry professionals and/or readership?
  • Will social networks be the new space for discovering new talent and/or content?


7:55-9:00:
Drinks and Reception