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Platinum Sponsors

Amazon.com Amazon.com, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, opened its virtual doors on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and today offers Earth's Biggest Selection. Amazon.com seeks to be the world's most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online at a great price. Amazon.com and sellers list millions of unique new and used items in categories such as apparel and accessories, electronics, computers, kitchenware and housewares, books, music, DVDs, videos, cameras and photo items, toys, baby items and baby registry, software, computer and video games, cell phones and service, tools and hardware, travel services, magazine subscriptions and outdoor living items.


Apple Developer Connection (ADC) Apple Developer Connection (ADC) programs offer a full range of services for new and experienced developers. The programs provide convenient, affordable access to the tools and technical support needed to work efficiently and productively-reducing development time and costs. The support doesn't end with the development process. ADC programs provide critical business information and comarketing resources to help successfully market and distribute products.


codeMantra Headquartered in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania with extensive production and technology facilities located in Chennai, South India, codeMantra brings a managed approach to digital publishing with people, process and technology. The company's reputation is built on quality conversion services and with the recent acquisition of Preparè - quality composition services. The company serves all disciplines of commercial publishing (STM, Trade, Academic and Education) and annually processes millions of pages of content across a broad range of formats - from print-ready PDF and postscript files to XML, SGML, XHTML, HTML, ePub, uPDF ™, PDB, ASCII, and more. The company's BPO services are complemented by a collectionPoint ™, its hosted DAM and digital distribution platform, currently used by more than 40 publishers. codeMantra will release collectionPoint 3.0, this month (October 2011), along with cPMetalogic, a powerful Onix-driven metadata management and real-time editing application.


Google Google is the world's most popular search engine and conducts more than 150 million searches daily for users worldwide. This includes searches at Google.com and at partner sites, such as Yahoo!, Netscape and WashingtonPost.com. Google's products include the Google Search Appliance for corporate networks, hosted web and site search, and keyword-targeted advertising.


Impelsys Inc. iPublishCentral is a leader in providing electronic content delivery solutions to the global publishing market. It helps clients compete, evolve and grow in an increasingly complex publishing marketplace. With iPublishCentral, publishers can store & manage content in digital warehouse, distribute to online retailers, virally market it across web & deliver it inline via their own branded portal with pay as-you-go pricing.


Macromedia Macromedia is passionate about the web. Its award-winning products empower designers and developers to efficiently create and deliver the most engaging experiences on the web, and enable innovative Internet business applications. Headquartered in San Francisco, Macromedia is available on the Internet at www.macromedia.com.


MSDN MSDN is the premier developer community that provides the essential resources developers need to be successful creating Web services and all types of applications that target the Microsoft platform. MSDN is the place where developers find technical information, community support, development tools, and training for Microsoft technologies.


SPi Global SPi Global partners with companies to maximize the value of their content online and offline. With escalating costs of production and printing, changing customer preferences, and the need to adapt, SPi Global enables organizations to exploit and invest in new media technology. With a complete suite of digital, publishing, content enrichment, marketing and customer support services, we help companies gain a competitive advantage through our unique and innovative solutions. For over 30 years, SPi Global has been helping leading publishers, not-for-profit organizations, information providers and Fortune 1000 companies increase their revenues, reduce costs, improve time-to-market, and automate operations. With over 500 clients and 7,000 content specialists, no job is too large for us.


Gold Sponsors

Baker & Taylor Baker & Taylor, Inc. (www.baker-taylor.com) is the world's largest distributor of books, digital content and entertainment products. The company offers cutting-edge digital media services to thousands of publishers, libraries and retailers. Baker & Taylor is proud to power Blio (blioreader.com), the world's most flexible, engaging and revolutionary e-reading application.


Blackboard Blackboard Inc. is a global leader in enterprise technology and innovative solutions that improve the experience of millions of students and learners around the world every day. Blackboard's solutions allow thousands of higher education, K-12, professional, corporate, and government organizations to extend teaching and learning online, facilitate campus commerce and security, and communicate more effectively with their communities. Founded in 1997, Blackboard is headquartered in Washington, D.C., with offices in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. For more information about Blackboard, visit www.blackboard.com.


Bowker The official ISBN Agency for the United States and its territories, Bowker is the world's leading provider of bibliographic information and management solutions designed to help publishers, booksellers, and libraries better serve their customers. The company creates products that make books easier for people to discover, evaluate, order, and experience, and provides services to publishers that help them understand and meet the interests of readers worldwide. Bowker, an affiliated business of ProQuest, is headquartered in New Providence, New Jersey with additional operations in England and Australia. https://www.myidentifiers.com/


Hewlett Packard HP Graphic Arts Solutions offers one of the most trusted and diverse portfolios of digital printing solutions, combining superior quality with timesaving operations and proven reliability. HP's unmatched digital printing portfolio, service, software solutions and partnerships provides you with the resources you need to capitalize on new business opportunities. Rely on the IT leader for end-to-end workflow solutions that help you realize cost efficiencies and new applications, innovative business development programs like Dscoop and HP Capture to help you expand your business reach, and world-class service and support partnership. The HP Graphic Arts portfolio is backed by the strength of HP, the world's largest technology company, which strives to simplify the technology experience for consumers and businesses with a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure. More information about HP Graphic Arts and our innovative digital printing solutions are available at www.hp.com/go/graphicarts


Innodata Innodata provides services, products and solutions that our clients use to create, manage and distribute digital information. From print publishing to online publishing, from search-based information products to workflow-based information products, and from web-based distribution to multiple-channel distribution, we are continuously adopting new strategies, technologies, and processes. Our clients include leading media, publishing and information services companies, as well as enterprises that are prominent in information technology, manufacturing, aerospace, defense, financial services, government, healthcare, and law.


Jouve North America Leader in eBook conversion in the US and in Europe, and Apple-Authorized ePublishing Services Provider, Jouve is helping to transform the way the publishing industry designs, produces, and distributes content. Our services span the entire value chain for print and digital products, enabling publishers to build multi-channel production strategies and systems. Jouve helps you to improve design processes, authoring and production workflows, discoverability, and distribution to digital platforms.


MarkLogic MarkLogic leads the advancement of Big Data with the first operational database technology for mission-critical Big Data Applications. Customers trust MarkLogic to drive revenue and growth through Big Data Applications enabled by MarkLogic products, services, and partners. MarkLogic is a fast growing enterprise software company and ushers in a new era of Big Data by powering more than 500 of the world's most critical Big Data Applications in the public sector and Global 1000. Organizations around the world get to better decisions faster with MarkLogic. MarkLogic is headquartered in Silicon Valley with field offices in Austin, Frankfurt, London, Tokyo, New York, and Washington D.C. For more information, please visit www.marklogic.com.


Newgen KnowledgeWorks NewGen KnowledgeWorks is a global publishing solutions and services company. We have been working for more than fifteen years with the publishers producing academic, trade, and professional books; educational books and ancillaries; reference works; journals; and magazines. We provide content-based editing and indexing services in STM, legal, humanities, and social science subjects. We manage the publishers' workflow efficiently through project management and provide software solutions for complex in-house publishing tasks, including ebook creation, backlist conversion, DTD creation, and app development. Our fully automated XML-based composition solutions go beyond the traditional. Contact us at sales@newgen.co | www.newgen.co


Océ North America Océ knows production printing. With a company history of 130= years, Océ has a reputation for high speed, rock-solid reliable solutions that produce outstanding quality prints. Customers recognize the application versatility, workflow expertise and award winning service that Océ consistently delivers across a broad range of end-to-end solutions - from cutsheet to continuous feed, monochrome to full color, and toner to inkjet. These proven, scalable solutions are customized for your business, backed by unparalleled award-winning service and built-to-last. Grow your business, improve profitability and wow your clients with Océ production printing solutions. Visit www.OceProductionPrinting.com to learn more, or call 1-877-OCE-4WOW.


Temis TEMIS is the leading provider of Text Analytics-based semantic content enrichment solutions for publishers, turning unstructured data into actionable knowledge, enabling advanced content analysis and strategic information discovery. Its solution Luxid® automates the semantic enrichment process, producing metadata that boosts the relevance of search engines and enables powerful content navigation features such as facets, similar document recommendations and semantic links to structured knowledge that enhance the end-user experience on online portals and drive increased usage. Semantic metadata also allows publishers to efficiently develop new products such as specialized topical collections and knowledge bases, generating additional revenue streams.


Silver Sponsors

Aptara Serving 9 of the 10 largest publishers in the world, Aptara enriches content to capitalize on all digital mediums. Providing full-service content production - from content creation and design, to new media enhancements and output for mobile devices -Aptara produces innovative digital products that get content to readers how, when, and where they want it, and give publishers renewed agility and profitability.


Atex Atex, headquartered in the UK with offices worldwide, is a leading software company selling solutions for media-rich industries. Atex develops smart digital solutions that make a measurable difference and enable 1000+ customers to streamline operations and optimize their digital strategy. As a global organization, Atex is committed to helping companies build revenues and reduce costs through products that are increasingly personalized, localized, collaborative, contextually relevant, and available on demand.


Draper Fisher Jurvetson Draper Fisher Jurvetson, is the leader in early-stage venture capital, typically serving as a company's first source of financing. With an international network of 22 offices, and a portfolio of emerging technology companies, DFJ helps entrepreneurs who want to build companies that will change the world.


LibreDigital LibreDigital, a leading provider of digital content distribution, e-reading software, content conversion, data analytics and business intelligence services to book, magazine and newspaper publishers as well as to leading e-reader device providers. Recently acquired by RR Donnelley, LibreDigital supports the e-reading supply chain with electronic preparation, distribution and engagement services. LibreDigital's platform enables publishers to market and sell digital content direct to the consumer. RR Donnelley is a global provider of integrated communications. Founded 146 years ago, the company works collaboratively with more than 60,000 customers worldwide to develop custom communications solutions that reduce costs, enhance ROI and ensure compliance.


Media Services Group For more than 25 years, Media Services Group has provided software solutions to the publishing industry. Élan Book is a software platform built for publishers that are looking to integrate and streamline their operations, reach new markets and explore new formats. We provide comprehensive solutions which include Customer Service/Order Entry & Fulfillment, Product Lifecycle Management, Digital Solutions, Reporting & Analysis, Royalties & Subsidiary Rights Management, Job Costing, Accounting, and Marketing & Campaign Management. Our products work together, sharing an integrated database. In all, some 10,000 publishing professionals are actively using our applications at over 400 media companies around the world.


Xythos Software Xythos Software, develops leading Internet file management software for secure file access and sharing. Xythos' WebDAV compliant server and client technologies help business and education customers easily find and share information from any Internet location while improving file system security and reducing the load on email and messaging systems.


Media Sponsors

ALA TechSource ALA TechSource, a publishing imprint of the American Library Association, is the source for the latest in library technology, supporting technology innovation and integration in libraries through its popular blog, webinars, and publications Library Technology Reports and Smart Libraries Newsletter.


American Booksellers Association (ABA) The American Booksellers Association is the national trade organization for independently owned bookstores. The Association provides its members with education, information, business products and services, and advocacy, and actively supports free speech, literacy, and programs that support local and independent retail shops. A board of ten booksellers governs the Association.


Association of American University Presses (AAUP) The Association of American University Presses promotes the work and influence of nonprofit scholarly publishers, provides cooperative marketing opportunities, and helps its more than 130 member presses fulfill their common commitments to scholarship, the academy, and society. AAUP members are active across many scholarly disciplines, including the humanities, the arts, and sciences, and are innovators in the world of electronic publishing.


Book Industry Study Group The Book Industry Study Group (BISG) is a national, not-for-profit U.S. book trade association with the mission of creating a more informed, empowered and efficient book industry supply chain for both physical and digital products. We are committed to the development of effective industry-wide standards, best practices, research and events that enhance relationships between all trading partners.


BookNet Canada BookNet Canada develops solutions that make it easier for the publishing industry to create and sell books, reach new audiences and ride the ever-cresting wave of new technology. BNC's annual Technology Forum, held in March, brings book innovators from across the world together for education, networking and collaboration.


BookPage BookPage is a monthly book review publication distributed to more than 450,000 avid readers through subscribing bookstores and public libraries. Since 1988, we've been recommending the best in new books-from fiction to cookbooks, history to mystery, YA to memoirs-for readers of all types, guiding true booklovers to their next great read.


Booksquare Booksquare is a highly regarded litblog that boldly explores the future of the publishing industry with insightful analysis and commentary. Booksquare has become a regular destination for industry insiders looking for a fresh perspective on the impact technology and new media are having on the publishing business.


Evangelical Christian Publishers Association The mission of ECPA (Evangelical Christian Publishers Association) is to equip and resource our members through programs and services that build industry awareness and enhance access to markets, education, expertise, information and peers—so that they can more effectively make the Christian message widely known.


Forbes Forbes is a leading source for reliable business news and financial information. Read news, politics, economics, business & finance on Forbes.com.


Foresight Institute Foresight Institute's goal is to guide emerging technologies to improve the human condition. Foresight focuses its efforts upon nanotechnology, the coming ability to build materials and products with atomic precision, and upon systems that will enhance knowledge exchange and critical discussion, thus improving public and private policy decisions.


IDPF The International Digital Publishing Forum is a non-profit trade and standards organization for the digital publishing industry representing over 120 companies and organizations. IDPF has developed the EPUB eBook publishing specification and related technical information to promote the development and growth of the digital book market. www.idpf.org.


IEEE Pervasive Computing IEEE Pervasive Computing delivers the latest peer-reviewed developments in pervasive, mobile, and ubiquitous computing. The quarterly publication acts as a catalyst for progress in this emerging field by bringing together leading researchers and practitioners, such as hardware designers, wireless engineers, human-computer interaction specialists, and software agent developers.


IfBookThen IfBookThen is Bookrepublic's international conference about the future of publishing. Based in Milan, it focuses on issues and challenges that the Industry has to face. The 2012 edition, on February 2nd, will be about markets & numbers, new business models, and will point attention on hot topics like piracy, analitycs, reading experience and self publishing.


Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA Founded in 1983, the Independent Book Publishers Association http://www.ibpa-online.org is the largest not-for-profit trade organization for publishers in the United States, serving more than 2700 book publishers of all sizes. IBPA's mission is to help independent publishers market their titles, to provide education on all aspects of publishing, and to act as an advocate for publishers' rights.


Kuro5hin Kuro5hin is the net's largest democratically edited news and culture site. With articles and commentary written and selected by the world, topics range from political science to programming techniques to how to brew your own mead at home. Everyone has a say, so join in and be the media.


Library Journal Library Journal is the most comprehensive publication for librarians, with groundbreaking features and analytical news reports. LJ's hefty review sections evaluate nearly 8,000 books annually, along with audiobooks, videos, databases, web sites, and systems. Visitors come to LibraryJournal.com for up to the minute news, exclusive web-only content, and more.


Linux Journal SSC Publications, publisher of Linux Journal, is an established leader in the Linux, Open Source and UNIX fields. Now celebrating its eighth year of publication, Linux Journal is the premier magazine of the Linux community. To learn more about LJ and other SSC resources visit Linux Journal online.


Nanotechnology.net Nanotechnology.net is a new web portal dedicated to nano-technologies. Featuring dedicated company, event and new product news it aims to keep researchers and business leaders up to date on what s happening in this important sector. A detailed Company Index makes finding specialist products and services easy. For reference there are links to research centres, relevant journals, books, papers, conference reviews and a discussion forum to discuss topical issues.


O'Reilly Network O'Reilly Network is the Online Resource for Open and Emerging Technologies. You trust O'Reilly to help you do your job more efficiently and effectively. And you can trust O'Reilly Network to deepen your knowledge and technical skills. O'Reilly Network offers information beyond O'Reilly books, from thought-provoking articles to extensive, searchable resources. It's your essential technology site before and after conferences: www.oreillynet.com.


OSDN The Open Source Development Network. Inc., is the leading news, collaboration and distribution community for IT and Open Source development, implementation and innovation. OSDN is the home of several popular Web sites, including the award winning news discussion site Slashdot.org and the world's largest collaborative software development site, SourceForge.net.


OSXfaq.com OSXFAQ.com is the premier gathering place for Mac OS X. With daily Mac OS X & UNIX tips, the Learning Center, Mac OS X news, forums, reviews, tutorials, hints, seminars, reader reports, surveys, FAQ's, and MAN pages on using, administering, and integrating Mac OS X within Macintosh environments both big and small.


Oxford Media Works Oxford Media Works is a digital media consultancy specializing in web development, digital content strategy, and content management solutions. Our team members combine extensive experience in traditional media with a deep understanding of the web and emerging trends in digital media.


Publishers Weekly Publishers Weekly is the most powerful publication serving all segments involved in the creation, production, marketing, and sale of the written word in book, audio and electronic formats for over 136 years. Its companion Website www.PublishersWeekly.com features up-to-the-minute news, exclusive web-only content, high traffic blogs and its reviews database dating back to 1986. PW boasts 5 e-newsletters, PW Daily, Children's Bookshelf, Cooking the Books, Comics Week, and Religion Bookline.


Publishing Perspectives Publishing Perspectives is an international publishing news site devoted to sharing breaking stories, innovation, and best practices from leaders in publishing around the world. Through a daily email edition and select print editions, Publishing Perspectives shares unique viewpoints from these publishing professionals directly. Join the conversation today!


PublishNews PublishNews is a free daily digital newsletter and website that covers the Brazilian publishing market. It is targeted at Brazilian professionals from the book industry, although it brings news, articles and comments on every aspect of domestic and international book publishing. It is considered the best source of industry news by many book professionals in Brazil. There is also the English version - publishnewsbrazil.com - targeted at worldwide professionals, only with news from the Brazilian Book Market, with a weekly newsletter.


PubWest The premier North American trade association serving a wide range of publishers from small independent presses to companies with worldwide operations. Our goal is to help publishers grow through our vast selection of educational programs and networking. PubWest 2012 will take place October 25-27, 2012 at the Keystone Resort and Conference Center, Keystone, Colorado.


Safari Safari Tech Books Online pinpoints solutions to your urgent technical problems by allowing you to search, read, and annotate the full text from hundreds of books by top publishers like O'Reilly, New Riders, Addison-Wesley Professional, and Prentice Hall PTR.


Safari Books Online Safari Books Online is an on-demand digital library providing subscription access to thousands of online books and videos for technology, creative and business professionals. Our constantly growing collection includes exclusive access to resources from O'Reilly Media, Microsoft Press, Addison-Wesley, Prentice Hall, Cisco Press, as well as hundreds of titles from Wrox, Apress and Manning.


Scope eKnowledge Center Scope eKnowledge Center, a Quatrro Group company, is an award-winning provider of outsourced, cost-effective content enhancement and knowledge services to the global information industry. Scope provides world-class content development and database enhancement services to leading STM information providers, including Elsevier, Thomson Scientific, Nature, Wiley-Blackwell and T&F Informa, among many others.


SDForum SDForum is the leading Silicon Valley not-for-profit organization providing an unbiased source of information, insight, and expertise to the technology community for 20 years. Each month SDForum reaches 1200 software professionals - including nearly 2000 paying members - through 20 events that promote new technologies, businesses and practices that advance the industry. SDForum has long-standing relationships in the valley including software companies such as BEA, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, and Sun. In addition, they have support from the City of San Jose, and sponsorship from over 30 venture capital firms and service providers.


Smart Bitches Trashy Books Smart Bitches Trashy Books.com is a blog that specializes in reviewing romance novels and celebrating the intelligent, savvy women who read them. It is a truth universally ignored that smart women read romance, read digitally, and read voraciously. We are the readers you are looking for.


Socialmedia.biz Socialmedia.biz provides consulting services, creates social media strategies and transforms websites into social sites. Since 2004, our world-class team of experts has been helping mid-size businesses become more social, more engaged and more in touch with customers'needs on the Social Web. Let's talk!


SysAdmin Sys Admin, the journal for Unix systems administrators satisfies the technical needs of Unix systems administrators working in heterogeneous computing environments. Coverage spans a wide range of technical topics crucial to systems administration in the enterprise. Articles provide practical, in-depth coverage of the administration of all major UNIX flavors including: Solaris, Linux, HP-UX, AIX, Tru64, BSD and Irix, within environments of all sizes.


Techieindex Techieindex.com is the largest technology resource index for enterprise knowledge on software products, solutions and services. Powered by proprietary enterprise application tool eDRM, the portal includes corporate channels with innovative features that enable technology companies to interact with their developer community. eDRM comprises of a customizable portal building tool and support teams aimed at enabling businesses to reach out to it clients and partners effectively, efficiently and in a cost effective manner.


The Book Publishers Association of Alberta (BPAA) The Book Publishers Association of Alberta (BPAA) is a provincial association of book publishing companies and is one of the strongest communities of regional publishers in North America. The BPAA was founded in 1975 to support the development of strong publishing houses, away from Canada's traditional centres of publishing. Today the BPAA has more than 30 members, many of which are owned and operated in the province of Alberta. We are a regional affiliate of the Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP).


The DAISY Consortium The DAISY Consortium embraces the principles of global collaboration and transparency which define open standards development. Collaboration results in open international standards, and accessible digital content and reading systems which meet the needs of readers with a print disability, while providing a rich user experience for all.


TheNextWeb.com TheNextWeb.com is a worldwide leading source for technology news, business and culture. Over the last few years this site has grown into one of the world's leading technology blogs. We live to bring news and views from an international perspective. TNW has four million unique visitors per month, over 600k Twitter followers, 55k Facebook fans and the accolade of the 9 most influential blogs in the world (according to Technorati). With a brilliant team of editors & writers across Europe, Australia, Middle East, Africa, Asia and North & South America, you can rest assured that if it's worth hearing about: you'll hear it from us first.


Ubergizmo Launched in 2004, Ubergizmo has quickly become one of the top consumer electronics websites in the US, delivering straightforward news and analysis of the electronics you love and the ones that you love to hate. Ubergizmo is a Webby Award Honoree, has been ranked as a Top100 Blog by PCMagazine, ranks Top100 in Nielsen's Blogpulse and Technorati. http://www.ubergizmo.com


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Women 2.0 Women 2.0 is committed to increasing the number of women entrepreneurs starting high growth ventures by providing the resources, network, and knowledge for the launch and growth of their company. Our vision is to be a catalyst for change, mobilizing a global community of ambitious women entrepreneurs seeking to advance the world through technology. Women 2.0 is headquartered in San Francisco. Support innovation.


Women's Media Group The Women's Media Group, founded in 1973, is a New York-based, nonprofit association of more than 250 women leaders in book publishing, print journalism, electronic and online publishing, television and film. WMG provides a forum for networking, career development, mentoring and advocacy through monthly meetings, seminars and cultural events.


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