DAY 1 How to thrive – even in times of crisis
14:00-15:00 #Session 1 – Stay ahead! Costs and a sustainable business
Costs are increasing everywhere: paper shortage, inflation, transport costs, low book prices. All these aspects may already have impacted your business. This session will help you to pinpoint what economic hurdles may affect your business and how to prepare for and handle them constructively.
Speaker: Robert Schefenacker
15:30-16:30 #Session 2 – How to scout your next bestseller
The publishing market is focusing on bestselling authors, more than ever before. As bestsellers will certainly play a role in the future of your publishing house, this session takes a closer look at how scouting new authors and the selection process leads to some of the most key decisions for a successful publishing list.
Speaker: Karthika VK
17:00-18:00 #Session 3: A Future Talk: Southeast Asia, where are you headed? And what does this mean for our publishing industry?
The world as we know it is changing radically. Geopolitics is undergoing shifts of tectonic proportions. We all feel this in our daily lives, as in our daily work. In this panel, our experts discuss what the implications for the publishing industry mean especially for ASEAN countries and the best possible strategies for the future.
Speaker: Linda Tan Lingard, Karthika VK
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