A calendar of key upcoming events delivered by the Publishers Association, including lectures, seminars, networking events and training.

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21 Jun
1 Jul

The London Book Fair 2021

00:00 - 00:00

The London Book Fair is the global marketplace for rights negotiation and the sale and distribution of content across print, audio, TV, film and digital channels. In 2021, the Fair celebrates its 50th Anniversary and will take place virtually over 10 days. The Publishers Association will be programming two seminars on the Tuesday 22nd June…

22 Jun

Sustainability from the Publisher’s Perspective

11:10 - 11:35

The Publishers Association is running a seminar on sustainability on Tuesday 22nd June, 11:10 – 11:35am, as part of the London Book Fair’s Industry Insights stream. The session will shine a light on emerging best practice through the lens of an academic, education, professional, and trade publisher. Each of our four speakers will share a…

24 Jun

Widening access with apprenticeships

11:55 - 12:20

The Publishing Assistant Apprenticeship was the first designed specifically for the publishing industry, with the first ever cohort recently completing their apprenticeships. In this event, an apprentice, their line manager and training provider LDN Apprenticeships will reflect on what they’ve learnt and their experience during the apprenticeship so far.

7 Jul

Exploring the Middle East

15:00 - 16:15

Exploring the Middle East is the second in our series of webinars on key international markets. The webinar is an opportunity to hear what this market has to offer as a potential rights and export market from our speakers Bill Kennedy, Director of Avicenna Partnership Ltd, and Lynette Owen, a copyright and rights consultant.

21 Jul

The Essentials for Accessible Publishing in 2021

16:00 - 17:00

This webinar is brought to you as a partnership between the U.K. Publishers Association’s Accessibility Action Group and The DAISY Consortium, and is suitable for everyone in the book industry who is involved or interested in producing good quality ebooks and bringing them to their readers.