BPNW members invited to Boston conference

All members of IBPA-affiliate organizations are invited to attend the New England Publishing Conference at member rates–which until March 11 are still at the “early-bird” level of just $120 for the full two-day event.

Details as follows:

Event: New England Publishing Conference

Location: Waltham, Mass. (near Boston)

Dates: Friday afternoon, March 25 and all day Saturday, March 26

Speakers include:

–David Godine, David R Godine, Inc.

–Cevin Bryerman, publisher, Publishers Weekly

–Tim Brookes, founder of the Champlain College Publishing Initiative

–Anita Silvey, author, publisher and expert on children’s books

–Tom Woll, expert on running a publishing business

–Deborah Porter, founder of the Boston Book Festival

–Florrie Binford Kichler, president of IBPA

The conference will also feature many other prominent publishers, experts, and instructors who will teach specific technical skills such as setting up a blog with WordPress or converting book files to e-book formats. More information at www.ipne.org .