For six years running, the Tools of Change for Publishing conference in New York has been the premiere event for professionals and companies looking to explore and shape the future of publishing. The sell-out event brings together innovative people, companies and organisations to discuss compelling new business models and the strategic objectives of an ever-changing industry. In2011, the Bologna Children’s Book Fair and O’Reilly Media teamed up to bring Tools of Change to Italyfor the first time in the run-up to the Bologna Children’s Book Fair. Last year’s event drew over 400 attendees from over 33 countries.

Why should I come and who is it for ?

With new colour tablets and mobile devices coming on the market publishers now have different online and application selling points to profit from. You’ll hear keynote sessions from industry leaders and new exciting start ups,  workshop on marketing and publishing ecosystems where you’ll get an in depth look at many of the challenging aspects of going digital – it’s really all here in one packed and inspirational day.

Who will be there?

Come and join a fast growing community of publishers, designers, manufacturers, artists, editors and writers. It a conference for everyone involved in the children’s book industry today.

How do I book a ticket?

Take a look at our registration page to get your eticket if you book now to get some great early bird rates too. there are a number of different ticket types to choose from.

Can I speak at the conference?

Yes if you have a presentation you’d like to make you can submit via our call for papers from the home page.