The Publishing Point is a community of professionals excited about the changes transforming the publishing industry. We are publishers, agents, authors, booksellers and bloggers coming together to learn, trade information and discuss issues that shape our industry.
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As part of our commitment to putting our members in touch with publishing leaders and innovators, we’ve held a series of talks, skills based seminars and video interviews. Highlights of previous events have included: bestselling author Seth Godin; CEO of O'Reilly Media, Tim O'Reilly; the co-founder of Twitter, Jack Dorsey; the co-founder of Foursquare, Naveen Selvadurai; the founder of Tumblr, David Karp; and the CEO of Macmillan, John Sargent.
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Apr 8, 2014 · 11:00 AM
The Great Debate at the London Book Fair
The Great Debate, one of the highlights of The London Book Fair, returns for the fourth consecutive year.
The proposition being debated this year is:
It’s all about... Learn more
Apr 15, 2013 · 11:30 AM
The Great Debate: Attend in London, Make Your Views Known on Video
The Great Debate is one of the most popular events at the London Book Fair. This year, we’re offering the opportunity for anyone -- including those who can’t attend --... Learn more
Apr 16, 2012 · 11:30 AM
The Fight for Survival: The Great Debate Returns to the London Book Fair
Having been one of the biggest (and most fun) events at last year's London Book Fair, The Great Debate returns this year with: "The Fight for Survival."
In one corner of... Learn more
Nov 18, 2011 · 12:30 PM
"Building a Community of 7 Million Readers and Writers"
This event features an interview with Allen Lau, the CEO and co-founder of Wattpad, a community in which millions of readers and writers share stories on-line,... Learn more
May 19, 2011 · 12:15 PM
In Conversation with David Young, Chairman/CEO of Hachette Book Group
As part of our continuing Publishing Point CEO Interview Series, David Young, the Chairman and CEO of the Hachette Book Group, will be interviewed. And back by popular... Learn more