IDPF DigiCon @BEA Announces Speakers and Sessions - Register Now for Early Bird Savings

April 2, 2016

IDPF DigiCon @BEA (fka Digital Book) has been hailed as the absolutely critical, best value and most informative conference in the industry, attracting an audience of nearly 1,000 professionals annually, of which 60% are C-Suite executives, senior directors, or above.

The 2016 IDPF DigiCon @BEA will be held at the McCormick Center in Chicago from May 10-11, 2016.  For complete program details and for early bird savings, click here.

Our highly-acclaimed roster of speakers includes keynoter Sir Tim Berners-Lee (W3C), Michael Tamblyn (Rakuten Kobo), Rick Anderson (President-Elect, Society for Scholarly Publishing), Sean Callahan (LinkedIn), Debra Deyan (Deyan Audio), Keith Michael Fiels (Exec. Director, ALA), Michael Healy (Copyright Clearance Center), Phil Madans (Hachette Book Group), Liisa McCloy-Kelley (Penguin Random House), Dominique Raccah (SourceBooks), and many more highly-regarded technologists, librarians, University Press experts and entrepreneurs.

Join your colleagues as we take a deep dive into all things Digital: The Channels, The Formats and The Opportunities. Channel-focused topics will include retail, education, online communities, international, mobile, data, websites, content usage, and digital platforms; formats-focused topics will discuss EPUB for Education (fka EDUPUB), EPUB 3, audio formats, accessible publishing, subscription, data, rights and licensing. Opportunities explored will include the science of metadata, case studies, lending, standards, best practices, what's ahead and much more.

The IDPF welcomes the Society of Scholarly Publishers (SSP) and its members as our 2016 conference partner. We are pleased to include much greater coverage of scholarly publishing and look forward to meeting hundreds of our new SSP colleagues at IDPF DigiCon @BEA.

Visit for a complete look at the comprehensive program and speaker roster. Registration includes FREE ACCESS to BookExpo America. Register now.

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