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London Book Fair 2020 has been cancelled. All IPA events that had been scheduled to take place at the fair have been cancelled..

Statement by London Book Fair.

 

All IPA events below cancelled.

Draft list of IPA events at London Book Fair in 2020.

 

Monday, 9 March 2020

13:30 – 17:00 Membership Committee* (The Publishers Association, 50 Southwark Street, London SE1 1UN)
14:00 – 16:00 Freedom to Publish Committee* (Hand & Flower - 1st floor, 1 Hammersmith Rd, Hammersmith, W14 8XJ)
16:00 – 17:00 Freedom to Publish - NGO meeting* (Hand & Flower - 1st floor, 1 Hammersmith Rd, Hammersmith, W14 8XJ)

Tuesday, 10 March 2020

10:00 – 12:30 Freedom to Publish Seminar (Club Room, National Hall Gallery, Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX)
13:00 – 14:00 Freedom to Publish Members' Workshop (Hand & Flower - 1st floor, 1 Hammersmith Rd, Hammersmith, W14 8XJ )
14:15 – 15:45 Copyright Committee* (Hand & Flower - 1st floor, 1 Hammersmith Rd, Hammersmith, W14 8XJ)
16:00 – 17:00 Charles Clark Memorial Lecture Apex Room (just off National Hall, Level 1, Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX)
17:00 – 18:00 Charles Clark Memorial Lecture Reception (National Hall, Level 1, Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX)

Thursday, 12 March 2020

13:00 – 14:00 The Power of Diversity: How Publishing can be More Open, Diverse and Inclusive (Club Room, National Hall Gallery, Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX)
14:30 – 15:30 Challenging Big Tech: Establishing Platform Responsibility and Accountability Online (Club Room, National Hall Gallery, Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX)

 

*meeting open to the committee members or upon personal invitation only

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