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Irish Book Trade Conference 2019

Irish Book Trade Conference 2019


The Irish Book Trade Conference is a joint initiative from Bookselling Ireland and Publishing Ireland

​This year's event took place at The Maldron Hotel, Dublin Airport on the 8th March 2019

​It was a packed and varied day for booksellers and publishers with record numbers in attendance.

Chaired by John Keane, Chair of Bookselling Ireland and Ivan O'Brien, Chair of Publishing Ireland, the programme included:

  • A keynote address from the brilliant TED Talker and Writer, Margaret Heffernan
  • ​A Nielsen Bookscan Consumer Market Report
  • ​A Publisher Fever Pitch - publishers will line up to pitch their 'must have' titles to booksellers
  • Breakout Sessions for both booksellers and publishers
  • ​A talk from author, Adele Parks
  • ​An update on the economic and political landscape from Jim Power, author of the 'bookselling in Ireland' report launched at last year's Conference
  • ​A Drinks reception and Dinner Dance with guest author Colm O'Regan, sponsored by Penguin Random House

Dates for 2020 will be available shortly

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Event Details

08/03/2019 - 08/03/2019
Dublin Airport
K67 T6P6

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Contact Details

naomi.gane@booksellers.org.uk
0207 421 4640

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