BEA’s Content & Digital Conference Announces New Session Tracks and “Library Insight” Track Returns
Book Expo America/BEA Content & Digital Conference is scheduled to take in Chicago on May 11, 12, and 13, 2016.
From Today’s Book Expo America Announcement:
The new Content & Digital Conference tracks developed for this year’s show tap into two red-hot segments for the industry today.
The children’s publishing track will address one of the strongest areas of the publishing and bookselling industry, utilizing industry experts to provide insight and direction on current trends and a take a look ahead at what consumers and booksellers can expect.
Within the self-publishing track authors and service providers will explore the opportunities to reach readers, build sales, and establish a social presence with readers.
The Library Insight track will be bolstered with sessions by Libraries Transform: ALA@BEA which is sponsored by Libraries Transform, the American Library Association’s national public awareness campaign, and Overdrive, Inc.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.