Conference News and Coverage

Diamond Sponsors

  • Ingram Industries
  • Adobe Systems, Inc.

Gold Sponsor

  • Mark Logic

Silver Sponsors

  • Blurb
  • copyright Clearance Center
  • iRex Technologies
  • LibreDigital
  • Malloy
  • Microsoft Live Search Books
  • Qoop
  • Safari Books Online
  • SharedBook
Contacts

Sponsors & Exhibitors

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the convention, contact Sharon Cordesse

Press & Media

For media-related inquiries, contact Maureen Jennings at

User Groups & Professional Associations

For user group and professional association related inquiries, contact Marsee Henon at

Sessions

The program focuses on new opportunities and ideas that are just coming to light as possible business models.

Tutorials will take place on Monday.

Tuesday | Wednesday

Tuesday, June 19, 2007

Welcome and Announcements
Sarah Milstein, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Time: 8:30AM - 8:35AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
A Brief History of Innovation in Publishing
Tim O'Reilly, Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Sarah Milstein, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Time: 8:35AM - 8:50AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Retooling HarperCollins for the 21st Century
Brian Murray, Group President, HarperCollins Publishers
Time: 8:50AM - 9:15AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
FREE: The Economics of Abundance and the Price of Zero
Chris Anderson, Editor in Chief, Wired Magazine
Time: 9:15AM - 9:40AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Publishing in a Web 2.0 World
Tim O'Reilly, Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Time: 9:40AM - 10:05AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Q&A
Time: 10:05AM - 10:15AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Business Models that Guarantee Profitability in Publishing
Bob Pritchett, President and CEO, Logos Bible Software
Time: 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Regency II
Live Search Books
Clifford Guren, Director of Publisher Evangelism, Microsoft Corporation
Time: 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Empire Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
Beyond the Book: Online Content Distribution for Book Publishers
Allen Noren, Director, Online Marketing and Digital Initiatives, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Time: 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Regency I
Digital Rights Management
Michael Jensen, Director of Publishing Technologies, National Acadamies Press
Peter Brantley, Executive Director, Digital Library Federation
Ale de Vries, Product Manager, ScienceDirect
Time: 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Crystal Room
Next-generation Book Selling: Utilizing the Advantages of an Internet Digital Warehouse
Todd Eckler, Libre Digital
Time: 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Fairfield Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
Getting More (A Lot More) Out of Marketing with Authors
Marci Alboher, online column Shifting Careers column for the New York Times, author of One Person/Multiple Careers (Warner Business: 2007)
Chris Anderson, Editor in Chief, Wired Magazine
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Regency II
Search and Publishing: Google Q&A with Tim O'Reilly
Tim O'Reilly, Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Daniel Clancy, Engineering Director, Google, Inc.
Adam M. Smith, Google, Inc.
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Regency I
Bringing Order to Creative Chaos in Publishing
Thomas DeMeo, Director, Product Management, Creative Solutions, Adobe Systems
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Empire Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
Tools of Change for the Self-publishing Community
Bruce Watermann, Vice President, Print Operations, Blurb
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Fairfield Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
So Much Data… So Little Time!
Kelly Gallagher, General Manager – Business Intelligence, RR Bowker
Time: 2:00PM - 2:45PM
Location: Crystal Room
Gadgetopia: What New Hardware Offers Publishers
Paul Michelman, Editorial Director, Harvard Business Online
Paul Calento, Senior Vice President, Strategic Development, InfoWorld Media Group
Bill Damon, Findability & Metrics Analyst, Havard Business School Publishing
Time: 2:00PM - 2:45PM
Location: Regency I
Publisher Web Sites: New Options and Approaches
Allen Noren, Director, Online Marketing and Digital Initiatives, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Brian Napack, Holtzbrinck Publishers
Maja Thomas, VP and Publisher, Hachette Digital Media
Time: 2:00PM - 2:45PM
Location: Regency II
It's What the Users Want. E-content Aggregation to Suit Library Needs and End-user Demands
Warren Holder, Electronic Resources Co-ordinator, University of Toronto Libraries
James Gray, CEO and President, Ingram Digital Group
Time: 2:00PM - 2:45PM
Location: Empire Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
Creating New Streams of Revenue for Copyrighted Materials
Caroline Vanderlip, CEO, SharedBook Inc.
Time: 2:00PM - 2:45PM
Location: Fairfield Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
Why Do People Pay for Things They Can Get Free?
Rikard Linde, CEO, Enklo AB
Time: 2:50PM - 3:35PM
Location: Regency II
Social Software: What is It? What Works for Publishers?
Gavin Bell, Creative Technologist, Nature Publishing Group
Time: 2:50PM - 3:35PM
Location: Regency I
RFID in Books: The Benefit for Publishers and Retailers
James Lichtenberg, President, Lightspeed,LLC
Time: 2:50PM - 3:35PM
Location: Crystal Room
It's What the Users Want. E-content Aggregation to Suit Library Needs and End-user Demands (con't)
Warren Holder, Electronic Resources Co-ordinator, University of Toronto Libraries
James Gray, CEO and President, Ingram Digital Group
Time: 2:50PM - 3:35PM
Location: Empire Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
Free Culture and the Future of Publishing
Jimmy Wales, Chairman of the Board, Wikia, Inc
Time: 4:30PM - 4:55PM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Valuing Content in a Web-enabled World
Jeff Patterson, CEO, Safari Books Online LLC
Time: 4:55PM - 5:20PM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Keynote: Bruce Chizen Q&A with Tim O'Reilly
Bruce Chizen, CEO, Adobe Systems, Inc.
Tim O'Reilly, Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Time: 5:20PM - 5:45PM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Sponsor Reception
Time: 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Location: Imperial Ballroom
TOC Lightning Demos
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Gadgetopia
Time: 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: Valley Room


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Wednesday, June 20, 2007

Welcome and Announcements
Sarah Milstein, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Time: 8:30AM - 8:35AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
The Beauty of Print in a Digital Era
Dale Dougherty, Editor & Publisher, Make, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Time: 8:35AM - 8:50AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
bLink: Completing the Connection Between the Analog and Digital Worlds
Manolis Kelaidis, Designer, Royal College of Art
Time: 8:50AM - 9:15AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Four Decades of "Tools of Change"
John Ingram, Chairman, Ingram Book Group, Lightning Source Inc. & Ingram Digital Group, Vice Chairman, Ingram Industries Inc.
Time: 9:15AM - 9:40AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Q & A
Time: 9:40AM - 10:15AM
Location: Regency Ballroom
Next-generation Web Publishing
Jason Hunter, Mark Logic
Time: 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Regency II
Innovations on Onscreen Reading
Clifford Guren, Director of Publisher Evangelism, Microsoft Corporation
Kevin Larson, Researcher, Microsoft Corporation
Time: 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Crystal Room
Direct Sales: Lessons from the Shopping Cart
Allen Noren, Director, Online Marketing and Digital Initiatives, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Stephen Smith, Crossway Books
Todd Sotkiewicz, GM, Lonely Planet
Time: 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Regency I
Taking Advantage of the Coming Era of Mobile Content
Bob Kasher, Digital Services Representative, ICC Macmillan
Time: 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Fairfield Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
Copyright and Content Licensing in Today’s Digital Age
Bill Burger, Vice President, Marketing, Copyright Clearance Center
Time: 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Empire Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
The Strategic Value of Standards in Tomorrow's Digital Supply Chain
Michael Healy, Executive Director, Book Industry Study Group
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Crystal Room
The Rise of Authentic Media
Derek Powazek, Consultant, Powazek Productions
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Regency II
Content Applications in the Wild
Stephen Buxton, Director of Product Management, Mark Logic
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Empire Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
Back to the Future: Major Publishers Revisit Digital Publishing
Jeff Gomez, Director of Marketing, Holtzbrinck Publishers
Theresa Horner, HarperCollins
Claire Israel, Simon & Schuster
Matt Shatz, Random House
Time: 2:00PM - 2:45PM
Location: Crystal Room
Reading Technologies for the Disabled Offer Opportunities for All
Robert Martinengo, University System of Georgia
Time: 2:00PM - 2:45PM
Location: Regency II
Beta Books: The Benefits (and Perils) of Selling Books-in-progress
Dan Gillmor, Founder and Director, Center for Citizen Media
Tonya Engst, Editor in Chief, TidBITS Electronic Publishing
Laurie Petrycki, VP, Online Publishing Operations, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Time: 2:00PM - 2:45PM
Location: Regency I
Online Content Distribution: Safari Books Online
Dennis Kilian, Vice President, Sales, Safari Books Online
Time: 2:00PM - 2:45PM
Location: Empire Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
Digital Object Identifiers: The Next Big (Data) Thing
Amy Brand, Director of Business and Product Development, CrossRef
Time: 2:50PM - 3:35PM
Location: Crystal Room
Collaborative Writing Tools and Techniques: Reality to Fantasy
Adam C. Engst, Publisher, TidBITS and Take Control Books
Time: 2:50PM - 3:35PM
Location: Regency II
POD: It's Not Just for Backlist Anymore
Kurt Beidler, Senior Manager of Business Development, Amazon.com
Rosanne Goodwin, ReadHowYouWant.com
Richard Hollick, Program Manager Print-on-Demand, Oxford University Press New York
Bill Murray, CEO and Co-founder, QOOP, Inc.
Thomas Pierson, Director of Product Management, LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell
Time: 2:50PM - 3:35PM
Location: Regency I
Digital Publishing Beyond the Page: Next-generation Tools and Technologies
Bill McCoy, General Manager, ePublishing Business, Adobe Systems
Time: 2:50PM - 3:35PM
Location: Empire Room
Track: toc2007.track.view
Dictionaries and Other Book-shaped Objects
Erin McKean, Chief Consulting Editor, American Dictionaries, Oxford University Press
Time: 4:00PM - 4:30PM
Location: Regency Ballroom


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Please Note: Program content subject to change.