The member organisation for UK publishing

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What we do for our members

Influence

We build relationships of trust with government and key partners.

Insight

We ensure our members are informed and can effectively respond.

Services

We provide every member with services that aid their long-term interests.

People Plus Machines

A new report from Frontier Economics People Plus Machines: The role of Artificial Intelligence in Publishing highlights the huge importance that AI will have to the UK’s publishing industry

Why become a member

Influence government policy

We have the collective voice to influence policy in the UK and abroad.

Attend industry events

Access member only events with key speakers and excellent networking opportunities.

Gain valuable insight

Receive regular news and information on publishing matters, policy insights, statistics and market analysis.

Yearbook 2019

2019 was UK publishing’s best year ever with total publishing sales reaching £6.3bn and growth across every sector.

Latest news

09 October 2020

AI and the Future of Publishing

To mark the release of People Plus Machines: The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Publishing, we gathered experts in intellectual property from across the public and research sectors to examine the impact of AI on book and journal publishing.

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07 October 2020

AI and Publishing: key takeaways

We spoke to Dan Conway, Director of External Affairs at the Publishers Association, and Catherine Etienne, Senior Associate at Frontier Economics, about what the People plus Machines: The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Publishing report tells us about AI and publishing.

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