Digital Book World Agenda
DBW 2017 has been reimagined as a unique event for book publishing professionals at all levels who need to get up to date on the latest sales trends, marketing practices, digital technologies, and business strategies.
DBW 2017 will focus on four key tracks that follow the flow of the publishing path: editorial acquisitions and development; production and distribution; marketing and sales; data analysis and reporting.
Editorial Acquisitions + Development
If you are an Editor, Agent, or Author, we have two full days of targeted programming for you.
What's Working in the Market (and What's Not)
Authors & Editors as Business Partners
The Secret Lives of Agents
Hybrid Publishing is Here to Stay
What’s Next for Audiobooks?
When it's Worth it to Create Extra Content & Custom Works
Sales Data Trends for Authors, Editors & Agents
Production + Distribution
If you are in production, distribution or operations, we have two full days of targeted programming for you.
Creating New Workflows that Work
Taking Control of Your Retail Channels
Best Practices for Managing Metadata
Accessibility Master Class
Native Retailing, Global POD & Vendor Managed Inventory
Hierarchical Metadata & Single Source Publishing
10 Simple Tools That Can Make a Big Difference
Marketing + Sales
If you are in marketing or sales, we have two full days of targeted programming for you.
What You Can Do to Start Selling More Books Today
Calculating the ROI on Social Media & Influencer Marketing
How to Find & Reach the Right Audience
Analyzing Your Analytics
5 Things Every Author Should do to Sell More Books
Writing the Best Copy (From Tip Sheet to Google Search)
Facebook Master Class
Data Analysis + Reporting
If you are in finance, operations, or data analysis we have two full days of targeted programming for you.
The Five Most Important Ways to Share Data
Discovery 2.0: Machine Learning, Datamining & Natural Language Processing
Sales Reporting Master class
Identifiers Master Class
Strategies for Envisioning Information
Big Data Update
How to Gather & Use Your Operational Analytics
DBW Indie Author: The First Conference For the New Professional Author
If you are a professional author we have a full day of targeted programming just for you with two tracks to accommodate authors with varying levels of experience. Click here for more information.
The Freedom to Publish: The Sophisticated Ways of Today's Indies
Building Bridges: The Self-Publisher in Today's Industry
Workshops in Author Branding For Intermediate and Advanced Authors
Branding and Readership Development
Yes, It's Working: Meet the Success Stories Who Are Putting It All Together