Preliminary Schedule

Get ready to join your independent book publishing community for a fresh twist on IBPA Publishing University. The preliminary schedule for this 4-day virtual program (April 7-10, 2021) - packed with information, networking, and fun! - is below. We'll be adding more information over the next couple months; be sure to check back or sign up for automatic updates using the form at the bottom of the page. Session times subject to change.
April 8, 2021
In Conversation with Barnes & Noble, Inc. CEO James Daunt
Topics will include how B&N is changing its book selection, the redesign of stores, and plans for new stores coming out of the pandemic.
April 9, 2021
#Voices for Inclusion in the Book Publishing Industry with April Powers of SCBWI
April Powers is Chief Equity & Inclusion Officer for the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators (SCBWI).
Click here to view the full speaker line-up.
All conference times are U.S. Pacific Time. 

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