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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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Azadeh Parsapour
15 September 2020
Freedom to publish
Publishing industry
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Michiel Kolman
20 May 2020
Publishing industry
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Michiel Kolman
24 April 2020
Publishing industry
Diversity and Inclusion
It has been impressive to see how fast our industry has responded to the challenges presented by COVID-19. While many publishers are busy trying to keep their businesses running, it would be easy to dismiss diversity and inclusion (D&I) as just a...
Ben Steward
23 April 2020
Publishing industry
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Michiel Kolman
31 March 2020
Publishing industry
Diversity and Inclusion

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Michiel Kolman
30 January 2020
Publishing industry
Diversity and Inclusion
As we start a new decade, the subject of diversity remains firmly on the radar for most businesses and industries in 2020. This is also true for our own publishing industry as we continue to see how issues around diversity and inclusion, such as wome...
Michiel Kolman
18 December 2019
Publishing industry
Diversity and Inclusion

IPA D&I envoy, Michiel Kolman interviews Elsevier’s Simon Holt and Springer Nature’s Kirsty Bone about their experiences of having a disability and working in the publishing industry. This is a long but fascinating read.

Hugo Setzer
07 November 2019
Publishing industry

October and the first days of November were again very busy, with visits to four different countries and three book fairs in the course of three weeks.

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