The Turkish Publishing Assembly is held every two years since 2004 by the Turkish Publishers Association (TPA) in order to closely follow the developments in publishing, to discuss the problems of the sector with national and international stakeholders and to find solutions. 10th Turkish Publishing Assembly was held online on 15-16 June 2022 this year.
TPA President Kenan Kocatürk and IPA President Bodour Al Qasimi made the opening speeches of the online event, which focused on the future of publishing after the pandemic within the scope of various issues such as the Metaverse, artificial intelligence, future of educational publishing, publishing in the climate crisis, future of libraries, transformation of book fairs and cultural events, the freedom to publish, contribution of niche publishing to the protection of cultural diversity, new models in online sales (Bookshop.org), legal regulations that affect publishing, and new marketing tools and ethics.
Full two days’ recordings are available on TPA’s Youtube channel:
Final Declaration of the Assembly is available on TPA website: https://turkyaybir.org.tr/en/10th-turkish-publishing-assembly-final-declaration/