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      2019 Book Publishers Association of Alberta Conference and Annual General Meeting in Edmonton


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      September 12, 2019

      Thursday   6:00 PM

      8208 106 St NW
      Edmonton, Alberta T6E 2E3

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      2019 Book Publishers Association of Alberta Conference and Annual General Meeting

      The 2019 Book Publishers Association of Alberta Conference and Annual General Meeting provides an opportunity for Alberta book publishers to meet, network, and develop their professional skills. Conference registration includes: Access to all conference sessions Opening reception and 'Beer, Books, and Trivia' on Thursday, September 12 Single admission to the 2019 Alberta Book Publishing Awards on the evening of September 13 Additional tickets to the 2019 Alberta Book Publishing Awards Gala may be purchased through the event page on Eventbrite. 2019 BPAA Conference at a Glance:  Thursday, September 12  6:30pm−8:00pm Annual General Meeting8:00pm−11:00pm Conference Opening Reception featuring 'Beer, Books, and Trivia' with Paul Matwychuk   Friday, September 13 9:00am Welcome9:05am−10:00am Partnerships for Equitable Access – the Read Alberta eBooks Project with Kim Johnson, Kerry Anderson and Colette Poitras 10:00am−10:45am The All-New Apple Books with Nic Boshart and Chris Jackson11:00am−11:45am Mastering Metadata and Managing Projects using Google Forms with Don Gorman11:45am−12:30pm Home Field Advantage: Using Your Website to Build Direct Connections With Readers with Craig Riggs 1:30pm−2:30pm The More Canada Report with Philip Cercone 2:30pm−3:30pm Publishing In An Exponential Age with Brian O’Leary7:00pm−11:00pm Alberta Book Publishing Awards Gala Saturday, September 14 9:00am−10:30am Advocacy for Book Publishers with Brookes Merritt10:45am−11:30am eBOUND with Deborah Nelson 11:30am−12:15pm Feeling the Squeeze: Roundtable on the Editorial Process with Frances Peck Full session descriptions are available on our website. Hotel room rates are available at the Varscona Hotel on Whyte from Thursday to Saturday as follows: Rooms: $150.00 Rates listed are exclusive of applicable federal, provincial and local taxes  Book Directly with the Varscona Hotel on Whyte  DUE TO HIGH DEMAND ROOMS MUST BE BOOKED BY AUGUST 12, 2019 TO SECURE THE CONFERENCE RATE Conference attendees travelling from outside of Edmonton may be eligible for a subsidy for accommodation and travel expenses. Please visit our website to apply. Conference fees are not eligible for a subsidy. Red Arrow has generously agreed to offer a 10% discount for those travelling to Edmonton for the conference. This discount is valid for travel between September 11 and September 15, 2019. Please book online, and enter the code BPAA19 in the coupon area at checkout to redeem. Google Map of the venue

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