PROGRAM

The conference program will consist of a mix of plenary and parallel sessions, running from 20 October 2007 to 21 October 2007.

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Plenary speakers will focus on these themes:

    20th October 2007

  • The publishing sector in the digital context
  • Globalization and the book market:
    1. Book commerce: prospects and opportunities
    2. The future of textbooks

    21st October 2007

  • Creators and their rights in the digital era.
  • Library systems in the digital era.

  • 22nd October 2007

  • Bookshops and the challenge of being a cultural agent in a globalised environment.
  • Promotion of reading: News models to promote the reading.