WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS
Gianpiero Calzolari, President of BolognaFiere S.p.A.
Ricardo Franco Levi, President of Associazione Italiana Editori (AIE)
Welcome from conference chairs
Bodour Al Qasimi & Richard Charkin
Keynote on the 125th anniversary of the IPA
Bodour Al Qasimi, President of the International Publishers Association (IPA)
Changing Reading Habits and Securing the Next Generation of Readers: What, and how they'll be Reading, and the Place of Technology.
Caroline Michel, Peters Fraser Dunlop; Deborah Akenkorah, African Book Stories; Felicia Lowe, Difference Engine
Equality in Education: Has the Pandemic Changed the Role of Publishing?
Jane Mann, Cambridge Partnership for Education; Kumuriwor Alira Bushiratu, Learners Girls Foundation;Ameena Saiyid, Lightstone
Moderator: Stephan de Valk, IPA Educational Publishers Forum
Karine Pansa, Vice-President of the International Publishers Association (IPA)
Sustainability and a Viable Future for Publishing. Navigating the Roadmap and Timing for a better future.
Rachel Launay, British Council Italy
Moderator: Michiel Kolman, IPA Inclusive Publishing & Literacy Committee
Taking Local Content Global: The Secret of Success in Building Global Audiences and Content across Media and Geographies
Allen Lau, Wattpad; Sidharth Jain, Storybook; Mette Hammerich Caserta, Saga Egmont
Moderator: Diego Echevarria, Ink It.
Innovation: Staying in Business, Forging Forward and Making a Profit.
Veronique Fontain, FonFon; Nathan Hull, Beat Technology
Wrap up with Richard Charkin: 125th anniversary of the IPA.
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