OREN TEICHER: INDIE BOOKSTORE RESURGENCE

During the Readmagine 2019 conference took place a professional conversation with Oren Teicher – CEO of the American Booksellers Association- with a selected group of publishers, distributors and booksellers at Casa del Lector (the FGSR headquarter).

THINKING INSIDE THE SUBSCRIPTION MODEL FOR PUBLISHING

Round table coordinated by Jens Klinghoffer with Magnus Nytell and Johannes Knierzinger on subscription model for content in the context of READMAGINE 2019. Klinghoffer defined the model as a megatrend in various types of media and explained how subscription meant a resurrection system for content industries such as music or tv/cinema.

RÜDIGER WISCHENBART: DIGITAL CONSUMER BOOK BAROMETER 2019

Rüdiger Wischenbart presented the new data on E-books and audiobooks 2019 market evolution in Canada, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Spain & English imports, during the READMAGINE 2019 conference.

SHWETA KHURANA: THE DIGITAL PUBLISHING DISTRIBUTION MARKET IN INDIA

Shweta Khurana offered in READMAGINE 2019 the presentation of the focus market for 2019: India, which is the 6thglobal ranking print book publishing country and is the 2nd largest English language print book (plus the 22 other languages).

LUIS VILLA: DESIGNING SMART EXPERIENCES

Within the context of Readmagine -the conference devoted to the innovation of publishing and readership, organized by Fundación Germán Sánchez Ruipérez every year during the first week of June- a workshop took place on the design of quality experiences for the readers.

CHRIS BEER: UNDERSTANDING THE NEW AUDIENCES: GENERATION Z

In the context of the “Learning within the boundaries” conference, which took place during the Readmagine week of 2019, Chris Beer presented the analysis on the behavior pattern of Gen Z members.

COLIN LOVRINOVIC: UNDERSTANDING THE CURRENT AND FUTURE IMPACT OF AI ON THE PUBLISHING INDUSTRY – AND HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF IT

Colin Lovrinovic: Understanding the current and future impact of AI on the publishing industry – and how to make the most of it

BOOK DISCOVERABILITY: LAST DEVELOPMENTS

Round table coordinated by Salvatore Nascarella on the last developments and tools for the book discoverabilty.

MARKET FOCUS: QUEBEC. FELIX PHILANTROPE

His publishing house, Le Quartanier, is based in Montreal and dedicated to find new voices “strong new literary voices” and new literature, with collections devoted to fiction, poetry, non-fiction and youth, wrote by Quebec and French writers.

QUEBEC, MARKET FOCUS. TANIA MASSAULT

Tania Massault is the representative for the Alto, one of the publishing houses that participated in the experience exchange workshop between the Quebec group of publishers and the FGSR and IPDA teams.

FOCUS MARKET: QUEBEC. SANDRA FELTENEU

Sandra Felteneau participated in the workshop on publishing and reading organized with the participation of various Quebec editors, the experts or FGSR and IPDA. There were publishers representing several publishing houses. In the case of Sandra Felteneu, she intervened representing the company Editions SXYZ.

SIMON-PHILLIPE TURCOT: NORDIC BRIDGE PUBLISHING

Simon-Phillippe Turcot was the representative of the publishing house La Peuplade (Quebec, Canada) during the workshop developed within Renodo project.

VOICE TECH: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE PUBLISHING SECTOR

Round table coordinated by Luis González with Shane Ennis and Shane Ennis on Voice tech for the publishing sector subscription model for content in the context of READMAGINE 2019.

FERNANDO PIQUER: LESSONS FROM THE E-SPORTS

In the context of the “Learning within the boundaries” conference, which took place during the Readmagine week of 2019, Fernando Piquer offered a presentation on the organization, business model and lessons learned within the e-Sports activity for Publishers and Distributors of digital books.

CHRIS BEER: CONSUMPTION HABITS AND TRENDS

Chris Beer is a Senior Trends Analyst at GlobalWebIndex, a market research company running the world’s largest ongoing survey on the digital consumer. He analyses this rich dataset, alongside other material, to uncover the latest trends and insights in media and beyond. In a past life, he worked as a production manager for an audiobook production company.

HIGHLIGHTS IN TEN YEARS AFTER (READMAGINE 18)

RULES FOR THE UNRULED? + EUROPEAN SUPPORT POLICIES

During the last Readmagine conference (Casa del Lector : Fundación Germán Sánchez Ruipérez) took place one-day meeting under the title of ‘Ten Years After’ with nine conversations on the consequences of the digital media within the society, during the last ten years period.

INNOVATION ON BOOK INDUSTRY AND NEW AUDIENCES

During the last Readmagine conference (Casa del Lector : Fundación Germán Sánchez Ruipérez) took place one-day meeting under the title of ‘Ten Years After’ with nine conversations on the consequences of the digital media within the society, during the last ten years period.