NMX (formerly BlogWorld & New Media Expo) brings together Bloggers, Podcasters, Web TV and Video producers and other digital content creators. It is the gathering place where the publishers and broadcasters of the future could come and learn from each other, celebrate their achievements and change the world of media forever.
Indie Café: Author Events Calendar
Book-making events for every kind of author
Meet other book-makers, get the word out about your book (or a book you’re thinking of making), get photography tips, network with industry leaders, and more. Check out events all over the world for DIY authors, photographers, artists, and everyone who loves books.
Whether you are an experienced writer or just setting out, marshalling your muse can be tough. If you are unsure how to get started or get into the writing flow, this is a nurturing environment in which to find your voice, capture your ideas or overcome a writer's block. Book editor and writing coach Philippa Pride, who has worked with authors including Stephen King, can teach you a variety of techniques to help you tap into your creativity even when inspiration is running dry.
Now celebrating its fifth year, the Digital Book World Conference + Expo is the preeminent conference on digital publishing and digital publishing strategies. It brings together over 1,300 publishing professionals focused on developing, building and transforming their organizations to compete in the new digital publishing environment. Blurb is a participating sponsor.
If you're obsessed with lifestyle, food and fashion blogs, fantastic images, smart ideas and great design inside and outside — all wrapped up with a social media bow — Altitude Design Summit is the place to be. Because we feed those obsessions. We've created a place where design and lifestyle bloggers in all their forms— foodies, photographers, travelers, fashionistas, interior designers, product placers, adventurers — come together, share ideas and connect with marketers.
Connect with leaders in self-publishing and traditional publishing through four days of sessions with major presenters, agents and editors; a glorious opening gala; evening Open Mic, poetry happenings, and pitch sessions.
Self-publishing books and ebooks has come of age, but for many authors there is considerable confusion and a lack of understanding about what is involved in self-publishing, and how best to go about it. This new conference offers a unique opportunity to meet and interact with influential individuals and companies working within the self-publishing sector. It is the perfect day out for authors thinking about, or already involved in, self-publishing their work.
The London Book Fair features a range of seminars and events both for, and featuring, authors. Author HQ @ LBF brings together experts from all aspects of the publishing industry from editors, marketers, cover designers and booksellers to share their expertise and insights into the contemporary publishing landscape.
Spend a fun-filled weekend in Los Angeles as you get to know famous authors and celebrities, see culinary greats create their latest recipes, catch film screenings and live music, enjoy cultural entertainment and much more.
BookExpo America (BEA) is the #1 book and author event that offers the book industry access to new titles, authors, and education about the publishing industry. It is a dynamic environment for networking, sourcing, and relationship building in the publishing industry in North America. BEA offers four event-packed days, 500+ authors, hundreds of new titles, 1,000+ exhibitors, and four Author Stages, along with the Digital Discovery Zone (D2Z) brought to you by IDPF.
Are you ready to take the leap and transform your manuscript to a published book and/or ebook? At BookExpo America's uPublishU conference-within-a-conference, aspiring writers and authors will learn from industry experts, get tips and tactics, and find out all about the tools and technology to help them self-publish a print book or an ebook.
The Frankfurt Book fair brings you face to face with the ideas, topics and trends that are moving the industry. From new titles to new technology and data to deals, the Frankfurt Book Fair opens up a world of opportunities for all those interested in shaping the future of the media industries.