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Self-Publishing Summit 2014
We are delighted to be holding our third Self-Publishing Summit at King's College London on Saturday 15th November. The Summit sees top industry professionals - including authors, editors, agents, printers, marketers, retailers and more - discuss the current market and full self-publishing process. This includes choosing your self-publishing options, editing, production, marketing, sales and other revenue streams from your work. We would be delighted if you could join us for another fascinating and productive day.
We are currently confirming further names for our panels, but to give an indication of the wide-range of fantastic professionals we have taking part, the current draft panels are below. Keep an eye out for additional names added in the coming couple of weeks!
9.45-10.30am: An Overview of current book publishing and self-publishing markets
Tom Chalmers, Managing Director, Legend Times & IPR License
Sarah Shaffi, Senior Reporter, The Bookseller
Roz Morris, Author, Editor and Speaker, teaches advanced novel-writing for The Guardian
Porter Anderson, Publishing Journalist and Associate Editor
10.30-11.00am: Coffee Break 1
11.00-11.45am: How does it work and what are my self-publishing options?
Daniel Cooke, Managing Director, New Generation Publishing and Create-Publishing
Vanessa Oloughin, Managing Director, Writing.ie
Anna Lewis, Founder, Completely Novel
Alan Keen, author
11.45-12.30pm: Why and how should I have my work fully edited?
Kevin Booth, writer and editor
William Thacker, author
Jemma Wayne, author
Alex Hammond, Cornerstones
12.30-1.30: Break for Lunch
1.30-2.15pm: The writing’s now great, how do I get a beautiful product?
Neil Clarke, Sales, TJ International
Andrew Cochrane, Clays Printing
Ricardo Fayet, Reedsy Co-founder
David Walshaw, Senior Customer Advisor, New Generation Publishing
2.15-3.00pm: The book’s now great, how do I promote and sell it?
Dan Holloway, jounrnalist, author, marketer
Chele Cooke, author
Karen Inglis, author
Carrie Kania, agent at Conville & Walsh and co-runs bookshop The Society Club
3.00-3.30pm: Coffee Break
3.30-4.15pm: And finally, how can I make the most money from my work?
Caroline Sloan, Licensing Manager, IPR License
Ben Galley, Author/Consultant/Speaker
Rachel Malone, founder, www.authorpressediting.co.uk
Lottie Chase, Sales Manager, Legend Press and Paperbooks Publishing
Lunch and two coffee breaks are included in each ticket and the cost for a ticket is £59.99 (+VAT). To book at place simply Click here.
NOTE: If you book before the 30th September you can take advantage of the Early Bird Price of £49.99 (+VAT) - to book at the the Early Bird Price Click here
Alternatively, to book your place, email firstname.lastname@example.org Places are booked on a first-come-first-served basis so make sure you secure your place asap to avoid missing out.
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