5th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PUBLISHING TRENDS AND CONTEXTS

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2016
9:30-10:00 Welcome (coffee and cakes)
10:00-10:30 Conference opening and keynotes
10:30-13:15 Session 1:
(moderators: Nives Tomašević and Franjo Pehar)

10:30-11:15 Christoph Bläsi, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

Schoolbooks – characteristics of a very special market

11:15-11:45 Miha Kovač, University of Ljubljana and Ruediger Wischenbart, Vienna

Bestsellers in Europe 2008-2014

11:45-12:15 Adriaan van der Weel, University of Leiden

Authority in alternative scholarly publication

12:15-12:45 Zoran Velagić – Tomislav Jakopec, University of Osijek

Online market of used books – how to get the data

12:45-13:15 Franjo Pehar, University of Zadar

User experience and usability for digital publishing

13:15-15:00 Lunch break
15:00-18:45 Session 2 :
(moderators: Miha Kovač and Zoran Velagić)

15:00-15:30 Ewa Jabłońska-Stefanowicz, University of Wrocław

How official statistics on the contemporary Polish e-book market misguide future researchers

15:30-16:00 Elena Macevičiute and Tom Wilson, University of Borås

How do Swedish publishers perceive competition within e-book publishing?

16:00-16:30 Benoît Berthou, Sorbonne Paris Cité University

Book as a graphic media. Publishing comics

16:30-16:45 Coffee/Tea break

16:45-17:15 Josipa Selthofer, University of Osijek

(Non-) Comic book market in Croatia

17:15-17.45 Anita Papić and Domagoj Sajter, University of Osijek

Business performance of Croatian, US and EU publishing industry

17.45-18.15 Michael Bhaskar, Canelo Digital Publishing

Publishing as criticism

18.15-18.45 Sophie Noël, Sorbonne Paris Cité University

"Radical" independent presses in France at the turn of the 21st century: a new form of political and intellectual engagement?

18:45-19:15 Round-up and discussion


FRIDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2016
9:45-10:00 Welcome (coffee and cakes)
10:00 – 13:00 Croatian book publishers’ roundtable
Part 1. Research

  1. COST IS1404 E-READ project: Evolution of Reading in the Age of Digitization – presentation
  2. European Publishing Studies Association (Europub) – purpose and aims

Part 2. Publishing

  1. E-book in Croatia: publishers’ perspective (research report)
  2. Book trade scenarios: next decade
  3. Content curation – buzzword or business model

Part 3. Education

  1. Academic community and publishing business: models of cooperation
  2. Student achievements and market essentials
  3. Informal meetings of publishers, students and publishing studies teachers

13:00-15.00 Lunch break
15.30-17.30 Zagreb City Tour – old city centres (Gradec and Kaptol), Advent in Zagreb, Gallery of Modern Arts…


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2016
9.30 – 13.30 COST IS1404 E-READ: Evolution of Reading in the Age of Digitization
  • WG4 Workshop: Reading habit surveys in the United States and European Union
  • SLO strategic meeting
Organization
Sponsors
Blogs on publishing trends and contexts

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