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Simon-Pierre Marion

Scenarex - Bookchain
CEO and founder
Montreal, Qc, Canada
Tuesday, March 24
 

TBA

Audiobook accessibility CR2 (ground floor)Wendy Reid • Jessica Albert • Farrah Little • Danny Faris • Simon Jaeger • Robert Gordon Audiobook metadata in ONIX CR2 (ground floor)Chris Saynor Getting started with audio: Podcasting for beginners CR3 (ground floor)Zalina Alvi Presenting the most enjoyable audiobook in the world CR2 (ground floor)Wendy Reid • Marisa DeMeglio Readers are listening: Audiobook research from BookNet Canada CR2 (ground floor)Noah Genner #eprdctn tools & tips round-up CR3 (ground floor)Rachel Comerford • Monique Mongeon Augmented reality in children’s non-fiction books: A case study CR3 (ground floor)Kris Tomes Checking up on EPUBCheck CR3 (ground floor)Romain Deltour • Tzviya Siegman State of the #ebookcraft nation: #eprdctn & #a11y in 2020 CR3 (ground floor)Laura Brady The role of the e-reader in reading to understand CR3 (ground floor)Harry Hutton How to sell books in 100+ countries Collaboration Centre Cafe (ground floor)Cristina Mendes Measuring the impact of metadata on sales: An empirical analysis Collaboration Centre Cafe (ground floor)Patrick Joly Metadata tips and tricks: A deep dive into mastering your metadata for Amazon and Indigo (and others!) Collaboration Centre Cafe (ground floor)Joshua Tallent Recommendation systems in publishing: An interactive workshop Collaboration Centre Cafe (ground floor)Camille Grange • Viêt Cao The Testaments: A sales, marketing, and supply chain case study Collaboration Centre Cafe (ground floor)Athmika Punja • Sarah Howland • Erin Kelly
 
Wednesday, March 25
 

TBA

#standardsgoals for 2020: Standards & certification roundup Auditorium C (lower level)Tom Richardson A new way of looking at content: Kobo Originals Auditorium A (lower level)Michelle Kaatz Book industry state of the nation 2020 Auditorium (lower level)Noah Genner Building a better publishing workflow: Recommendations from the BISG Auditorium B (lower level)Brian O'Leary Building a consortium to benefit creators Auditorium A (lower level)Roanie Levy Conquering your metadata challenges: Increasing sales with better data Auditorium B (lower level)Joshua Tallent Creating caring spaces: A panel about sustainable community care in publishing CR2 (ground floor)Jessica Johns • Chelene Knight • Cynara Geissler • Jas Der • Julia Horel Diversity auditing rural Canadian libraries CR2 (ground floor)Laina Kelly Don’t believe everything you think: How to spot and overcome your hidden biases at work Auditorium (lower level)Michelle Grocholsky New from BookNet Canada: BNC BiblioShare Auditorium C (lower level)Tim Middleton New from BookNet Canada: BNC CataList Auditorium C (lower level)Carol Gordon New from BookNet Canada: BNC LibraryData Auditorium C (lower level)Hannah Johnston New from BookNet Canada: BNC SalesData Auditorium C (lower level)Monique Mongeon Pre-publication trends: Using early data to refine launch strategies Auditorium B (lower level)Kristina Radke • Jennifer Gauthier The art and science of working with emerging writers CR3 (ground floor)Dani Zacarias The power and necessity of author care in today’s publishing climate CR2 (ground floor)Chelene Knight • Cynara Geissler Towards a shared understanding: Libraries in 2020 Auditorium (lower level)Mary W. Ghikas • Susan Caron Using Thema and ONIX to boost discoverability and visibility Auditorium C (lower level)Chris Saynor What is quality in metadata? Auditorium C (lower level)Tom Richardson Why are women always talking to men in novels? A conversation about debiasing books using data analytics CR2 (ground floor)Andrew Piper Tech Forum 2020 closing ceremony Concourse (lower level)Elder Whabagoon