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.
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).
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.
FGSR PROJECTS FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF PUBLISHING MAGAZINES
Andrew Albanese, Fabrice Piault and Lena scherer explain thir views on the the FGSR’s research programs, its experimental prototypes and the strategy that is implementing at Casa del Lector (its centre in Madrid).
WILKING: BUCHREPORT SHOWS WHAT’S GOING ON IN THE GLOBAL MARKET
Thomas Wilking, editor-in-chief of Buchreport describes the goals and products or Buchreport as the leading magazine on publushing in German language, during PugMagNet meeting at Casa del Lector (FGSR).
Carlo Carrenho was in charge of the organization of the last PgMagNate meeting in Casa del Lector (Madrid). In this interview explains the main focus during this convening, the role of access and the audiobooks surge.
Fabrice Piault, editor-in-chief of Livres Hebdo, participated in the PubMagNet meeting – the network of professional magazines in the publishing industry – on February 6 and 7, 2020 at Casa del Lector (the centre of the Fundación Germán Sánchez Ruipérez in Madrid), organized by Publish News.
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.
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.
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.
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.