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10. May 2019 By Stefan Kaufer|Comments Off on “Publishers‘ Forum endet nach 16 Jahren” – buchreport

“Publishers‘ Forum endet nach 16 Jahren” – buchreport

“Ulrich Klopotek, Gründer und CEO des marktführenden Verlagssoftwareanbieters Klopotek, spricht von einer Zäsur. Das von ihm initiierte Publishers‘ Forum wird in diesem Format einer zweitägigen Tagung mit breitem Themenspektrum nicht fortgesetzt.”

Artikel hier:

https://www.buchreport.de/news/publishers-forum-endet-nach-16-jahren/

10. May 2019 By Stefan Kaufer|Comments Off on Uli Klopotek on 16 years of Publishers’ Forum

Uli Klopotek on 16 years of Publishers’ Forum

In his contribution to the closing remarks, Uli Klopotek explained that he always believed that discussion and exchange of ideas is important. He was grateful for the success of the event and the contrubution Klopotek could make to the industry. But it is clear, he said, that many people in the industry do not regard […]

10. May 2019 By Stefan Kaufer|Comments Off on “How can publishers make use of Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Machine Learning, Bots, and other new technologies to extend their reach in changing markets?”

“How can publishers make use of Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Machine Learning, Bots, and other new technologies to extend their reach in changing markets?”

Panel debate:

Henning Schoenenberger, SpringerNature, GER
Mads Rydahl, Unsilo.com, DK
Ashleigh Gardner, Wattpad, CAN
Uli Klopotek, Klopotek, GER

Henning Schoenenberger, SpringerNature, stressed that managing (and reducing) the “information overload” in scientific publishing is crucial. He told the audience that they put themseves to he challenge of publishing the first machine learning-generated scientific book “in full disclosure”, providing full transparency. It […]

10. May 2019 By Stefan Kaufer|Comments Off on “Research & Development in Publishing”, David Linderman, IBM iX + Aperto

“Research & Development in Publishing”, David Linderman, IBM iX + Aperto

Creative applications for machine learning (and in some cases even artificial intelligence!) inspired from art, design and creative technology scenes with implications for dynamic content creation and curation, finding individual personalities from disparate audiences and some of the obvious biases attached to any machine learned strategy.

10. May 2019 By Stefan Kaufer|Comments Off on “Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning in Publishing” : Ashleigh Gardner, Wattpad

“Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning in Publishing” : Ashleigh Gardner, Wattpad

How the global author and reading platform uses Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to identify among millions of uploaded stories what has the highest potential, in which format and with which target audience. And why at the same time Wattpad has decided to launch its own publishing venture.

Related article:

https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/04/france-lagardere-studios-announces-book-to-screen-deal-with-wattpad-canada/

As Deputy […]

9. May 2019 By Stefan Kaufer|Comments Off on “Das Kerngeschäft neu denken” – Diskussionsrunde

“Das Kerngeschäft neu denken” – Diskussionsrunde

Der Verlagsmarkt verändert sich signifikant: Traditionelle Branchengrößen brechen plötzlich weg. Übersättigung droht, neue Konkurrenten gewinnen im Rennen um die Aufmerksamkeit.

Diskussionsrunde darüber, “wie das Verlagsgeschäft neu aufgestellt werden muss”, mit:

Zoë Beck, Culturbooks, D

Joerg Pfuhl, Holtzbrinck, D

Christian Schumacher-Gebler, Bonnier Gruppe, D

Zoë Beck gründete den Verlag Culturbooks 2013 zusammen mit Jan Karsten.
Zunächst erschien ein reines Digitalprogramm mit Schwerpunkt […]

9. May 2019 By Stefan Kaufer|Comments Off on “Leveraging Global Network TV for Books”

“Leveraging Global Network TV for Books”

Europa Editions is the publisher behind the US and global success of Elena Ferrante (“Amica Geniale”), and now took an active role in turning the books into a major network TV series; earlier on, Gyldendal’s new publisher had a leading role in the iconic “The Killing” series on Danish TV, which kicked off the “Danish […]

9. May 2019 By Stefan Kaufer|Comments Off on “Verträge, Rechte, Honorare – Effizienzsteigerung wie erreichen?”

“Verträge, Rechte, Honorare – Effizienzsteigerung wie erreichen?”

Panel mit:

Ulrich Klopotek, CEO Klopotek

Rüdiger Salat, Facultas

Ludger Wicher, hgv

 

Rüdiger Salat strich die “Individualisierng von Ausbildungsinhalten” hervor, der auf dem Bildungsmarkt gerade stattfindet und nannte als Beispiel effektive und gut zugängliche Rechtedatenbanken in Österreich, aus denen Inhalte herausgenommen werden können. Die Herausforderung im Bereich Honorare bestehe darin, “seitenweise abrechnnen zu können – was heißt das für […]

9. May 2019 By Stefan Kaufer|Comments Off on Sara Sargent on finding stories for young readers

Sara Sargent on finding stories for young readers

“Netflix, Wattpad, Direct to Consumer, Branded Authors: how publishers work with new partners and new competitors to expand their role in storytelling”

Sara Sargent is a Senior Executive Editor at Random House Books for Young Readers, where she publishes platform-driven fiction and nonfiction in the picture book, middle grade, and young adult categories. Previously she has […]

9. May 2019 By Stefan Kaufer|Comments Off on Jesús Badenes del Río on “increasing efficiency”

Jesús Badenes del Río on “increasing efficiency”

“Today, we are stronger than before the crisis” – turnaround strategies and experiences in harsh market conditions

Information from Jesús Badenes:

“The crisis, whose origin is widely attributed to the fall of Lehman Brothers in summer 2008, due to the subprime mortgage bubble in USA, did not arrive to the Spanish book market until 2010. But when […]

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