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Pre-Conference Workshops


01/13/2014
Pre-Conference Morning Workshops
9:00 am - 12:00 pmDriving Agency Growth: Fresh Case Studies, Models, & Tools for Agents & Managers [More Info]
Jason Allen Ashlock, Strategist with Movability, Movable Type Management
Finding and Building an Audience: On Discovery and Discoverability [More Info]
Andrew Rhomberg, Founder, Jellybooks.com
Ashleigh Gardner, Head of Content, Wattpad
9:00 am - 12:00 pmLicensing Copyright in the Digital Age [More Info]
Michael Healy, Executive Director (Author and Publisher Relations), Copyright Clearance Center
Skott Klebe, Product Evangelist, Copyright Clearance Center
Devereux Chatillon, Attorney, Chatillon Law
Bill Rosenblatt, President, GiantSteps Media Technology Strategies
Kimberly Potvin, Director of Content Acquisition and Intellectual Property Practices, Cengage Learning
Pre-Conference Afternoon Workshops
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmWorkshop: SPi Global - Content Development and Production for Multi-Platform Use [More Info]
John Wheeler, Senior Vice President, Strategy and Emerging Technologies , SPi Global
3:00 pm - 4:00 pmWorkshop: SPi Global - EDUPUB: Next Steps for Content Standards for Digital Publishing in Education [More Info]
BIll McCoy, Executive Director, IDPF
Paul Belfanti, Director of Content Architecture, Pearson Education North America
Dan Haynam, Implementation Manager, Inkling
4:00 pm - 5:00 pmWorkshop: SPi Global - Smart Content – From Discovery to Engagement [More Info]
John Prabhu, VP, Solutions Architect, SPi Global
John Wheeler, Senior Vice President, Strategy and Emerging Technologies , SPi Global
Nathan Schultz, Chief Content Officer, Chegg
Richard Rubin, Executive Director, Editorial & Content Re-engineering Programs, Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
2:00 pm - 5:00 pmBoosting eBook Exposure and Discovery Through Libraries [More Info]
Alan Inouye, Director of the Office for Information Technology Policy, American Library Association
Wendy Bartlett, Collection Development Manager, Cuyahoga County Public Library
Larra Clark, Program Director - Office for Information Technology Policy, American Library Association
Maja Thomas, Consultant
Nora Rawlinson, Founder and Editor, EarlyWord.com
2:00 pm - 5:00 pmEbooks and the Law: The Ebook Impact On Contracts, Content and Consumers [More Info]
Judith B. Bass, Owner, Law Offices of Judith B. Bass
Kim Schefler, Partner, Levine Plotkin & Menin, LLP
2:00 pm - 5:00 pmEbook Publishing for Everyone: How Non-Book-Publishing Companies Can Profit from Ebook-Publishing Initiatives [More Info]
Jason Allen Ashlock, Strategist with Movability, Movable Type Management
Jack Perry, Owner, 38enso Inc.