Register for Digital Book World 2012
Monday, January 23rd, 2012
9:00 am - 4:00 pmDBW Book Marketing Summit (Additional Fees Apply) [More Info]
8:45 am - 4:00 pmChildren's Publishing Goes Digital (Additional Fees Apply) [More Info]
10:00 am - 1:00 pmMeasuring Content Strategy ROI: What, Why and How to Present It (Workshop- Addiitonal Fee Required) [More Info]
Dan Blank, Founder, We Grow Media
Future-Proofing Your eBooks on Multiple Platforms (Workshop- Additional Fee Required) [More Info]
Joshua Tallent, eBook Developer
1:00 pm - 5:00 pmExhibit Hall with Sponsor Sessions
2:00 pm - 5:00 pmCross-Platform: from Acquisition to Beyond The Book (Workshop- Additional Fee Required) [More Info]
Kevin Franco, Founder, Enthrill
The Checklist: How a Simple System Can Radically Improve Your Process and Your Products (Workshop- Additional Fee Required) [More Info]
Anne Kostick, Partner, Foxpath IND
Andrea Colvin, Vice President, Content/ Executive Producer, Book Division, Andrews McMeel Publishing
4:00 pm - 4:45 pmEPUB 3; What Publishers Know the Format Can Do, and Want to Work With Retailers to Achieve [More Info]
Samantha Cohen, Director of Digital Content Development, Simon & Schuster
Dana Hayward, Senior Manager, Digital Content, HarperCollins Children's Books
Peter Balis, Director, Digital Business Development, Wiley
David Cramer, Hachette Book Group
5:30 pm - 8:00 pmPublishing Innovation Awards - Opening Ceremonies/Cocktail Reception

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012
7:30 am - 8:30 am Registration Opens, Coffee, and Exhibits
8:40 am - 9:00 amRemaking an Industry: What publishers should be thinking about in 2012 [More Info]
Mike Shatzkin, Conference Council Chair, Founder & CEO, The Idea Logical Company
8:35 am - 9:00 amWelcome/Opening Remarks [More Info]
David Nussbaum, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, F+W Media, Inc.
9:00 am - 9:10 amForrester Research: Publishing industry forecast [More Info]
James McQuivey, Vice President & Principal Analyst, Forrester Research
9:10 am - 10:00 amA CEO's View of the Future Redux: Lessons Learned, Future Forecasts [More Info]
David Nussbaum, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, F+W Media, Inc.
John R. Ingram, Chairman, Ingram Content Group
Dominique Raccah, CEO and Publisher, Sourcebooks
John Donatich, Director, Yale University Press
Ellen Archer, President, Hyperion
10:00 am - 10:30 amMorning Break
10:30 am - 10:45 amConsumer attitudes toward ebook reading [More Info]
Kelly Gallagher, Vice President, Publishing Services, R.R. Bowker
10:45 am - 11:00 amBarnes and Noble's Digital Transition [More Info]
Jim Hilt, Vice President of eBooks, Barnes & Noble
11:00 am - 12:00 pmWhat publishing can learn from the romance genre [More Info]
Lori James, Founding Partner and Chief Operating Officer, All Romance eBooks (ARe)
Liate Stehlik, Senior Vice President and Publisher, William Morrow/Harper Voyager/Avon Books
Raelene Gorlinsky, Publisher, Ellora's Cave Publishing Inc.
Angela James, Executive Editor, Carina Press
Julie Cummings, Manager, Marketing Promotions, All Romance eBooks
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmExhibit Hall and Lunch (included)
1:30 pm - 2:20 pmNew ePublishing Initiatives: Digital-first (and digital-only) publishing comes of age [More Info]
David Wilk, President, Booktrix
Scott Waxman, President & CEO, Diversion Books / Waxman Literary Agency
Richard Curtis, CEO, Curtis Agency, E-Reads
Liate Stehlik, Senior Vice President and Publisher, William Morrow/Harper Voyager/Avon Books
Jeff Sharp, President, Co-Founder, Open Road Integrated Media
Investment Marketing: Building platforms and relationships that pay off repeatedly [More Info]
Matt Mullin, Community Relations Manager, F+W Media
Rachel Chou, Chief Marketing Officer, Open Road Integrated Media
Michael Harbolt, Vice President, Digital Markets, Macmillan
Shane Norman, Group Director of Interactive Marketing, HarperCollins Publishers
Matthew Cavnar, Vook
Navigating New Digital Workflows: Getting help with the digital switchover [More Info]
Shyam Sekar S, Assoc. Vice President - Online, Publishing and Media Solutions, Datamatics Global Services Inc.
Scott Lubeck, Executive Vice President, Bert Davis Executive Search
Andrew Malkin, Director, Business Development, Innodata
Gregg Sullivan, Senior Vice President, SPi Global
eBooks for Everyone Else: eBook Production & Design [More Info]
Joshua Tallent, eBook Developer
Ron Martinez, Founder, Aerbook
Jenny Frost, President, Frost Associates
Publishers LaunchPad [More Info]
Linda Holliday, CEO, Semi-Linear
Evan Ratliff, Editor and CEO, Atavist
Art Chang, CEO, Cookstr
Rachel Thomas, Founder, Subtext
Joshua Cohen, Ganxy
2:30 pm - 3:20 pmeBooks for Everyone Else: Digital Marketing [More Info]
Iris Blasi, Hilsinger Mendelson East
Lori Culwell, Get Creative, Inc.
Jenny Frost, President, Frost Associates
Publishers LaunchPad [More Info]
Linda Holliday, CEO, Semi-Linear
Jason Ojalvo, Vice President of Content Creation,
Richard Nash, VP, Content & Community, Small Demons
Rochelle Grayson, CEO, BookRiff
Greg Bateman, Vook
The Social Future of the Book: Creating conversation and community in and around the book [More Info]
Sol Rosenberg, VP, Business Development & Content Aquisition, Copia Interactive, LLC
Travis Alber, Founder, ReadSocial/BookGlutton
Sanj Kharbanda, VP Digital Strategy, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Adam Salomone, Associate Publisher, The Harvard Common Press
Digital Shorts and Singles: Developing a short-form content strategy [More Info]
Jack W Perry, Owner, 38enso
Evan Ratliff, Editor and CEO, Atavist
Tim Holman, VP, Publisher, Orbit and Yen Press
Jon Meacham, Executive Editor/Executive Vice President, Random House
Carrie Swetonic, Associate Director of Marketing, Dutton
Success stories and lessons from the digital workflow transition [More Info]
Dylan Hoke, Senior Production Director, Hachette Book Group
Sarah Cardillo, Senior Managing Editor, Sourcebooks, Inc.
Joan O'Neil, Vice President & Group Executive Publisher, John Wiley & Sons
Matt LeBlanc, Director Digital Workflow, F+W Media
Neal Goff, President, Egremont Associates, LLC
3:30 pm - 4:00 pmAfternoon Coffee Break and Exhibits
4:00 pm - 4:50 pmAgents Evolving: New developments in business models and publisher relations [More Info]
Brian DeFiore, Founder, DiFiore & Company
Liza Dawson, President, Liza Dawson Associates
Ginger Clark, Literary Agent, Curtis Brown, Ltd.
Charlotte Abbott, Digital Strategy Consultant
Jay Mandel, Agent, William Morris Endeavor
Awareness Marketing: Improving discovery and finding audiences book by book [More Info]
Liz Perl, SVP, Marketing, Simon & Schuster
Rick Joyce, Chief Marketing Officer, Perseus Book Group
Susan Ruszala, President, NetGalley
Kate Stark, Marketing Director, Putnam/Riverhead
Sizing-up the Children's eBook Market: The Opportunities and Challenges of Digital Publishing to a Digital Generation [More Info]
Kelly Gallagher, Vice President, Publishing Services, R.R. Bowker
Kristen McLean, Founder & CEO,
Diane Naughton, VP of Marketing, HarperCollins Children's Books
Lori Benton, Vice President & Publisher, Trade Publishing, Scholastic
Suzanne Murphy, VP, Publisher, Disney Publishing Worldwide
Cloud-Based Book Publishing: The Next Step in the Digital Transformation [More Info]
Bruce Marcus, Chief Digital and Information Officer, McGraw-Hill Education
Noah Genner, President & CEO, BookNet Canada
Ted Hill, President, THA Consulting
Brendan Cahill, President & CEO, Green Mountain Digital, Inc.
eBooks for Everyone Else: eBook Distribution [More Info]
Michael Cader, Publishers Lunch

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
7:30 am - 8:30 amRegistration Open, Coffee and Exhibits
8:30 am - 8:40 amWelcome to Day 2 [More Info]
Mike Shatzkin, Conference Council Chair, Founder & CEO, The Idea Logical Company
8:40 am - 9:10 amPublishing in the Shift Age: How the world is changing and what it means for the book business [More Info]
David Houle, Author and Futurist
9:10 am - 9:30 amA Kindle New Year: Looking Back and Looking Forward [More Info]
Russ Grandinetti, Vice President For Kindle Content, Amazon
9:30 am - 9:45 amBookselling Without Borders: A look at the independent bookstore landscape [More Info]
Oren Teicher, CEO, American Booksellers Association
9:45 am - 10:00 ameBook Adoption Goes Global: A review of device penetration, ebook adoption, and app sales around the world [More Info]
Marco Ferrario, Founder, Book Republic
Greg Portell, Partner, A.T. Kearney
10:00 am - 10:30 amMorning Break and Exhibits
10:30 am - 11:20 amInteractive session with Futurist David Houle [More Info]
David Houle, Author and Futurist
Talking to the Genre Fiction Reader: Publisher-driven genre communities [More Info]
Liz Edelstein, Senior Manager,, Macmillan
Sarah Weinman, News Editor, Publishers Marketplace
Benjamin LeRoy, Publisher, Tyrus Books
Matt Schwartz, VP, Director of Digital Marketing and Strategy, Random House Publishing Group
Tim Holman, VP, Publisher, Orbit and Yen Press
Changing Author-Publisher Relationships [More Info]
Joseph Mangan, Chief Operating Officer, Perseus Books Group
Madeline McIntosh, President, Sales, Operations, and Digital, Random House
Simon Lipskar, President, Writers House
Carolyn Pittis, SVP, Publishing Transformation, HarperCollins
Michael Pietsch, EVP and Publisher, Hachette Book Group & Little, Brown and Company
Sue Fleming, VP of Content and Programming, Simon & Schuster
The Future for Print Books in Public Libraries [More Info]
George Coe, President of Library & Education, Baker-Taylor
George Stanley, VP & Director, Professional and Trade Sales Business, Wiley
Miriam Tuliao, Assistant Director, New York Public Library
Anne Silvers Lee, Chief, Materials Management Division, Free Library of Philadelphia
Nora Rawlinson, Co-Founder, Editor, EarlyWord
Understanding Global Markets [More Info]
Robin Birtle, CEO, Sakkam Press Ltd
Michael Healy, Executive Director, Author and Publisher Relations, Copyright Clearance Center
Marco Ferrario, Founder, Book Republic
Ricardo Costa, Director, PublishNews
Jason Craig, Group Digital Sales Director, Penguin UK
Ronald Schild, CEO, MVB (libreka!)
11:30 am - 12:20 pmPricing of eBooks: what do we know about what works and what doesn't? [More Info]
Michael Tamblyn, Vice President, Sales & Merchandising, Kobo
Using Content To Build Community [More Info]
Matthew C. Baldacci, VP, Associate Publisher, St. Martins Press
Sue Fleming, VP of Content and Programming, Simon & Schuster
Gary Lynch, Group Publisher, F+W Media
Margo Baldwin, President and Publisher, Chelsea Green Publishing
Jim Bashour, Director of Digital Media, Cool Springs Press
Breaking out of the Box: New channels for your content [More Info]
Tom Turvey, Director, Strategic Partnerships , Google
Sara Domville, President, F+W Media, Inc.
Phil Ollila, Chief Content Officer, Ingram Content Group Inc.
Bob Nelson, President, Digital Group, Baker & Taylor
Christopher Kenneally, Director, Business Developement and Author Relations, Copyright Clearance Center
Enhanced eBooks: CD-Rom again or different this time around? [More Info]
Dan Oja, President, MediaTechnics Corporation
Nicholas Callaway, Chief Creative Officer and Co-Founder, Callaway Digital Arts, Inc.
Peter Meyers
Mindy Stockfield, Vice President, Hyperion
Liz Kessler, Digital Product Director, Hachette Book Group
Discovery and libraries in an age of fewer bookstores [More Info]
Ruth Liebman, VP, Director of Account Marketing, Random House
Matt Tempelis, Global Business Mgr, 3M
Kate Sheehan, Open Source Implementation Coordinator, Bibliomation
Heather McCormack, Book Review Editor, Library Journal
Beth Jefferson, Co-founder & CEO, BiblioCommons
12:30 pm - 1:30 pmExhibit Hall and Lunch (included)
1:30 pm - 2:20 pmUnderstanding Metadata [More Info]
Bill Newlin, Publisher, Avalon Travel
Fran Toolan, Chief Igniter, Firebrand Technologies
Doing It on Their Own: Self-publishing authors find success [More Info]
Bella Andre
Tony Van Veen, CEO, BookBaby
Robert Mayer, Who Dares Wins Publishing
Elle Lothlorien
Jeremy Greenfield, Editorial Director, Digital Book World
The Digital Future For the Illustrated Book [More Info]
Sriram Panchanathan, Senior Vice President - Digital Solutions, Aptara
Ami Greko, Senior vendor relations manager, US, Kobo
Steve Sandonato, Vice-President, Strategy & Business Development, Time Home Entertainment, Inc.
Ken Fund, President & CEO, Quayside Publishing Group
Laura Hazard Owen, Book Publishing Reporter, paidContent
New Models for eBook Sales to Libraries [More Info]
Tom Mercer, Digital Library Marketing, 3M
Steve Potash, President & CEO, OverDrive, Inc.
Monique Sendze, Associate Director of IT, Douglas County Libraries
Barbara A. Genco, Manager, Special Projects, Library Journal
Rich Freese, President, Recorded Books International, LLC
The Bookstore Renaissance: New experiments and innovations from independent booksellers [More Info]
Bradley Graham, Co-owner, Politics and Prose Bookstore
John Mutter, Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Shelf Awareness
Roxanne Coady, Owner and President, RJ Julia Booksellers and Just the Right Book!
Mitchell Kaplan, Books & Books
Suzanna Hermans, Co-owner , Oblong Books & Music in Millerton
2:30 pm - 3:00 pmAfternoon Coffee Break and Exhibits
3:00 pm - 3:15 pmKobo Takes eBooks Around the World [More Info]
Michael Tamblyn, Vice President, Sales & Merchandising, Kobo
3:15 pm - 3:30 pmNielsen: Metadata and Sales Data and the Connections Between the Two [More Info]
Jonathan Nowell, President, Nielsen Book
3:30 pm - 3:45 pmBookish [More Info]
Caroline Marks, CEO, Bookish
3:45 pm - 4:00 pmVerso Media: Study of book-buying behavior [More Info]
Jack McKeown, President and Co-Owner, Books & Books Westhampton Beach
4:00 pm - 4:45 pmObservations of a Publisher-Centric Digital Retailer [More Info]
Matteo Berlucchi, CEO, Anobii
4:05 pm - 4:50 pmWhere we are, where we're going [More Info]
Evan Schnittman, Managing Director Group Sales and Marketing, Print and Digital , Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.
Mark Allin, Senior Vice President, Global Professional & Trade, John Wiley & Sons
Clare Peeters, Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development, The Perseus Books Group
Michael Cader, Publishers Lunch
Mike Shatzkin, Conference Council Chair, Founder & CEO, The Idea Logical Company
4:50 pm - 5:00 pmClosing Remarks

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