Digital Book World, the annual gathering of the wide world of media, content, and technology, returns to New York City after six years of being away.
DBW attracts every type of book publisher, from trade to academic to independent, alongside a wide variety of media and content organizations.
The event will be capped at 1,000 attendees and take place at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel.
Keynoting the event will be a panel on Black Women In Publishing, featuring:
Marie Dutton Brown (Iconic editor and literary agent; 55-year veteran of the publishing industry; namesake of Digital Book World’s Marie Dutton Brown Award for achievement in advancing minorities in publishing)
Marie’s daughter, Laini Brown (Director of Publicity, Hachette Book Group)
Dana Canedy (Publisher, Simon & Schuster)
Lisa Lucas (SVP and Publisher, Pantheon and Schocken Books, Penguin Random House)