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"This conference truly responds to the needs of nonfiction creators."
... whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or published.
MEET PEOPLE WHO WILL TAKE CHILDREN'S NONFICTION
TO THE NEXT LEVEL
Find out what others are thinking and doing in children’s nonfiction at the unique meeting place for publishers, digital pioneers, authors, illustrators, teachers, and librarians. Attend workshops and panels. Learn about new products, technology, and methodology. Ask questions. Get inspired!
JOIN CONVERSATIONS ON COMMON CORE & NEXT GENERATION SCIENCE STANDARDS
What is Amie Wright at the New York Public Library looking for when she chooses book recommendations for the New York public schools? What are publishers such as Pearson, National Geographic, and Capstone doing to meet the new standards? Be a part of the conversations so that you know where you are going!
LEARN THE LATEST ABOUT
Pre-K is a growing market! Find out what publishers such as Highlights, Abrams, and Capstone are doing. Learn where authors, illustrators, game developers, and app developers are heading.
FOLLOW SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING TRENDS
Social media -- it’s everywhere! Publishers, authors, and illustrators are reaching their markets through social media channels which are constantly evolving. Branding consulting Dixie Laite of Nickelodeon will share how she uses social media. Jason Wells will talk about his marketing work for Abrams’ Diary of a Wimpy Kid and others products.
GET UP TO SPEED ON DIGITAL PUBLISHING, GAMIFICATION, TRANSMEDIA, & APPS
Fascinating pioneers in digital publishing, gamification, and transmedia will share their latest apps and transmedia products and show us that pathways to publishing go way beyond books!
CONNECT WITH PEOPLE FROM
Abrams • Highlights • Capstone
National Geographic Kids • Calkins Creek • Pearson • Nickelodeon • Time For Kids • New York Public Library • Green Door Labs • American Museum of Natural History • Sports Illustrated Kids Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics • Zest Books • Press4Kids
For sponsorship opportunities, contact: Michael Isaacs • (201) 634-1870 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Conference initiated by Lionel Bender of BRW, producers of children's illustrated nonfiction for international publishers;