Apply to become an exhibitor ottawa book expo salon du livre dottawa. Book expo america is the premier national trade show related to publishing industry which is set to start on 22 july 2020, wednesday in new york city, ny, united states, and organized by reed exhibitions usa. While other international book conferences like the frankfurt book fair or the london book fair serve primarily as global marketplaces for. Bookexpo may 2020, new york usa trade show 10times. The first is the free book sense 76 author and bookseller lunch noon, vista ballroom, featuring authors whose books have been on the book sense 76 list. It aims to bring together 200 industry experts fulfilment, supply chain, last mile delivery, logistics, etc. Theres no better place to make connections than at bookexpo. You will experience, inperson, how content creation, rights trading, retail strategy and consumer behavior will increase profit and give you the tools to succeed in todays shifting marketplace. The major 3day book and author event pulls publishers, exhibitors, agents and hundreds of authors. In 2012, i wrote the following post as a warning to selfpublished authors who fall prey to scams that take advantage of the highly recognized industry trade show, bookexpo bea, previously known as bookexpo america. We agreed that attending bea no longer seems essential for success in the book industry. Explore exhibitors carefully curated to bring you the latest and greatest in the book industry. Exhibitors, list of companies at bookexpo, new york, usa.
From june 47, publishers, booksellers, agents, librarians, and authors come together in new york city for bookexpo america bea, the largest gathering of book trade professionals in north america. Bookcon s traditional followup weekend for the public. Bookexpo america is the premier event for the book industry, providing access to new authors, titles and information about the publishing industry. Ottawa book expo second edition invites exhibitors june 7, 2020 posted on 02 january 2020 most author book festivals in the ottawa area seem to only cater to famous and wellestablished. Roach talked about books she has written, the newest of which is spook. Exhibitors will show here news, trends for the future and many exciting things from the world of books. Book expo america is the largest annual book trade fair in the united states, featuring the latest in print and digital book publishing book expo america is the premier national trade show related to publishing industry which is set to start on 22 july 2020, wednesday in new york city, ny, united states, and organized by reed exhibitions usa. Book expo america, book expo america new york 2018. Ami provides expert knowledge to help business professionals make informed decisions to develop products and grow businesses. Nov 05, 2019 a few days ago, publishers weekly did a piece on a new direction for bookexpo america.
The american booksellers association, a national notforprofit trade organization, works with booksellers and industry partners to ensure the success and profitability of independently owned book retailers, and to assist in expanding the community of the book. See whos going to bookexpo america 2020 in new york, ny. Theres no better place to make connections than at bookexpo, where you are closest to partners, publishers and more brand new contacts right on the show floor. Current exhibitors thank you for choosing to exhibit at and support this years bookexpo. Several of these tend to be about education, history, learning, teaching, publishing, books, authors, literature, linguistics, knowledge and novels. Mar 19, 2020 the references to unbound in the messaging are to the nonbook show of novelties that bookexpo included in 2019 for the first time, utilizing floor space at the southern end of the exhibition hall, which has been unused in recent years by publishing exhibitors. I have updated this post since so much has changed in the last five years, both in regards to this particular trade show, as well as the publishing industry. Book expo america bea, held annually in the united states, presents the largest selection of english language titles on the planet. To give more focus to the 2017 event, reed shortened the number of days the exhibit floor at new york. A few days ago, publishers weekly did a piece on a new direction for bookexpo america. May 28, 2015 book expo america is a slowmoving sea of book bags, funky glasses and comfortable shoes. The last mile delivery lmd expo and convention, powered by the india warehousing show iws is a one of a kind platform for knowledgesharing, networking and business development. Bookexpo america features nearly all significant book publishers in the united states as well as plenty of international participants.
Exhibitors will show here news, trends for the future and many exciting things from the. Influential exhibitors and book buyers form a community of unprecedented strength. Bookexpo america commonly referred to within the book publishing industry as bea is the largest annual book trade fair in the united states. The 2018 edition of bookexpo will be the first endtoend business solution for the global publishing industry. While other international book conferences like the frankfurt book fair or the london book fair serve primarily as global marketplaces for foreign rights, bea is dedicated first and foremost to. Founded in 1977, abbeville is an independent publisher of fine art and illustrated books as well. May 21, 20 bookexpo america 20 is the place to be if you want to explore book publishing software solutions. Booktv aired live and taped coverage from bookexpo america bea at the jacob javits convention center in new york city. Dates, opening hours, tickets, exhibitor information and visitor reports on. Bookexpo america bea is the leading book and author event for the north american publishing industry. Book expo america 2016 is one of the most important and highly visited book fairs where the attendees will get to see a whole new range of books and educational aids. I signed up for the new title showcase so that my book could be part of the 20 expo. Bookexpo will transform from a trade show to the first endtoend business solution for the global publishing industry. The size of the expo and the number of exhibitors have been shrinking over the past few years.
Its where authors, booksellers, distributors, librarians, literary agents, publishers and more unite to build relationships, learn tactics to bolster business and get the pulse of whats trending in todays shifting marketplace. Be sure to stop by these librarian friendly exhibitors and educator friendly exhibitors. Book expoand its associated consumerfacing bookconhad been moved from may to july, but six primary exhibitors had withdrawn. Welcome to the largest publishing event in north america bookexpo america bea. After the late cancellation of london book fair over coronavirus, reed says it aims to be proactive and transparent about bookexpo, its next book event. Techtextil north america covers all industry segments from a to z with dedicated application areas. Bookexpo america is a combination of trade show, seminar, soapbox and family reunion, with agents, authors, booksellers and publishers assembled under the javits roof and in and out of the centers erratic wifi. Book expo america new york 2018 is organized annually. The african american pavilion is a growing presence at bea, says exhibitor wade hudson, president of just us books and the 2006 african american pavilion haki madhubuti independent publisher of the year.
Bookconhas for years seen declining exhibitor participation and trade. Product range for this trade show will be books, digital educational aids, gifts, magazines, education software and many more. Bookexpo america exhibitor list, directory of supplier companies registered for bookexpo america 2020 at new york, uk. Participate in the 2011 bookexpo america for book promotion in a very unique and special market.
She is the publisher of the hot sheet, the essential newsletter on the publishing industry for authors, and was named publishing commentator of the year by digital book world in 2019. Bookexpo america 2006 african american authors pavillion. According to mcdonald, the focus will be on drawing more book buyers, including booksellers, librarians, and buyers from a range of specialty retailers. I already wrote a post about things im glad i did and things i learned about bookexpo america, but i had a few other random tips to share. Bookexpo america 2011, book promotion at bookexpo america.
The following year, 1995, reed took 100% control and renamed the convention bookexpo america. Bookexpo is carefully crafted with content and experiences for all those that play a part in the publishing industry. This years event promises to give you access to whats new, whats next and everything exciting in the world of books. For exhibitors, bea is a major platform for showcasing upcoming titles, selling current books, and exchanging professional experience with colleagues from other publishing houses. Please be aware that you may receive solicitations for the fair guide from construct data, its publisher, which use the name of bookexpo do not be fooled. Exhibiting will put you at the center of the publishing industry, launch your new titles, promote your authors, and position your brand for success. Bookexpo america new york city 2019 trade fair dates. Sitting at starbucks tips for bookexpo america nose graze. It is the largest gathering of librarians, booksellers and industry professionals as well as a great place to discover the latest trends in technolog. As a librarian, book expo is an excellent opportunity to engage with authors, book industry professionals and econtent platform vendors to better collaborate on we can connect the public to their next great read. Events bea bookexpo 2019 jacob javits convention center new york new york united states united states event overview. This show is the best place where the new authors can publicize their range and get an opportunity to. The worlds leading events organiser reed exhibitions.
Bea is the largest book industry trade show in the united states. Bookexpo america has become a cold and opportunistic hell that few of its professional attendants take seriously. Bookexpoas weve reported, again this year tinkering with its schedule to create a conference day on may 27 and only two exhibition days on may 28 and 29 followed by the weekend publicfacing bookconhas for years seen declining exhibitor participation and trade attendance at the javits center. Bookexpo america bea, formerly known as the american booksellers association, will open may 28 with some 1,500 exhibitors at the jacob 3avits convention center in new. A funny book about horrible things by jenny lawson, did you ever have a family.
Beware of the fair guide reed exhibitions and bookexpo do not support the fair guideit is not affiliated with reed exhibitions or bookexpo. Bookexpo america will be one day shorter in 2017, and it will also have a shorter name. Book expo america is a slowmoving sea of book bags, funky glasses and comfortable shoes. Book expo america is a fair dedicated to readers, writers and visitors who, with special events with a great educational content, create a dynamic environment for networking, sourcing and creating and relationships. The 2017 editions of bookexpo and bookcon, set to run wednesday through sunday, may 31june 4, at new york citys javits center, reflect changes made by reed to keep the shows relevant in a. July 2224, 2020 the event will be held in new york city, ny in united states. At bookexpo you can get an edge in your business by attending cutting edge education sessions, and making new connections to help you grow your business. The bookexpo america 2019 welcomes its exhibitors including authorcentrix in its second year of participation in this most awaited fair. For the second time in two years, reed exhibitions is making significant changes to bookexpo. Bookexpo america how is bookexpo america abbreviated. Events bea bookexpo 2020 jacob javits convention center new york new york united states united states event overview.
You will experience, inperson, how content creation, rights trading, retail strategy and consumer behavior will increase profit and. Bookexpo is the space to experience whats next in the access, content and experience in econtent for both the retail and library markets. For booksellers, librarians, authors, and specialty retailers. More than 0 exhibitors will be participating at bookexpo america. Planning for bookexpo 2019 is now faster and easier with the bookexpo app, the official mobile application for bookexpo, may 29 31, 2019, at the javits center in new york, ny.
Bookexpo 2020 the american booksellers association. Bookexpo america, one of the largest book trade exhibits in the world, provides independent african american book publishers, self publishers, authors, black interest imprints at major publishing houses, distributors, literary agents, publicists, librarians and bookstore owners exposure to more than eighty thousand book buyers and booksellers. Bea is the best place to discover new titles and upcoming books and meet facetoface with favorite and upandcoming authors. I received the invoice and related paperwork from redacted sales on 42520. Bookexpo 2020 will be held in new york city, ny, united states on 2729 may 2020. One month before bookexpo america, and with straggling publishers still signing up, exhibitors are at the 1,600 level including booth shares spread over 300,000 square feet of exhibit space at.
Bookexpo 2019 about aba the american booksellers association, a national notforprofit trade organization, works with booksellers and industry partners to ensure the success and profitability of independently owned book retailers, and to assist in expanding the community of the book. About the expo welcome to the largest publishing event in north america bookexpo america bea. Book expo america is a medium where many highly recommended products and solutions are exhibited. How bookexpo america turned into a ponzi scheme for. From thursday may 30th through saturday june 1st, 20 publishing software vendors will be exhibiting at the exhibit at javits center in midtown new york. The organizer of the book expo america, book expo america new york 2018 is reed exhibitions limited. When i made my spreadsheet last year, i wrote the booth number down for all the inbooth signings. Please be aware that you may receive solicitations for the fair guide from construct data, its publisher. The major 3day book and author event pulls publishers, exhibitors, agents and hundreds of authors togethe. During a recent conversation with book publicist, cathy lewis, we began to talk about the relatively low turnout for book expo america 2015 compared to prior years.
For the full book expo team, visit our contact us page. Bookexpo america bea, the leading north american publishing event brings you whats new and whats next in book publishing, the digital publishing revolution, authors and more for publishing industry professionals. Bookexpo america commonly referred to within the book publishing industry as bea bookexpo america, commonly referred to within the book publishing industry as bea. This report reveals the crass turn of events, the useless information, and the attempts to sucker ordinary readers into a preposterous attempt at profit. Bookexpo america is going to be organised at new york from 30 may 2020 to 01 jun 2020 this expo is going to be a 3 day event. Visitors have the opportunity to meet important authors presenting their books, and often are available for autographs. Bookexpo america 2017 urantia book urantia foundation. Mo siegel and i attended this years bookexpo america at the javits center in new york city from may 31 to june 2. Exhibitor directory and list of 119 exhibiting companies participating in 2020 edition of bookexpo, new york to be held in may.
This year more than 17300 industry leaders, and professionals are coming together in new york city, new york usa for book expo america. In order to make your experience the best it can be, please refer to the information and tools below to plan and prepare for the show. It is always enjoyable to attend this fair, learn the latest and greatest news in the book trade, and see what the popular trends are. Bookexpo s earlier reduced twoday exhibition floor dates.
Bea is almost always held in a major city over four days in late may andor early june. Apply to book expo america the canadian publishing event in ottawa featuring the latest in print and digital book publishing. The largest annual book trade fair in the united states is the largest annual book trade fair in the united states. The book fair was founded as the american booksellers association convention and trade show in 1947 and continued under this name until 1994, when reed exhibitions purchased a 49% share of the event.
Welcome to bookexpo bookexpo is carefully crafted with content and experiences for all those that play a part in the publishing industry. Reeds next test with the american and international book publishing. The bookexpo america is one of the largest book fairs in north america. Compounding world expo is organised by ami, the leading provider of information, market intelligence, conferences and exhibitions for the global plastics industry.1150 199 1229 1607 1367 14 1417 1024 1018 1348 581 1412 1032 1453 939 276 1589 1534 332 894 457 1244 250 698 330 1462 269 262 1132 770 785 812