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Publishing Ireland Trade Day

Publishing Ireland Trade Day

The Dublin Book Festival Trade Day is a full-day conference for the publishing industry, which takes place during the festival (12th – 15th November 2021).

Trade Day is a dedicated day of presentations and interviews with leading international and national industry figures, exploring key issues relevant to the publishing industry. The Dublin Book Festival Trade day is open to both Members (with discounts for Members’ staff) and Non-Members. It provides a fantastic opportunity for networking as well as hosting a top class list of speakers to give an excellent insight in to the global trends in publishing.

Publishing Ireland Trade Day Archive

PI Trade Day 2020 – “Looking Forward”

Our Eighth Annual Trade day took place virtually and offered sessions around the theme of “Looking Forward”.  First up was Jon Butler, MD of Quercus as he discussed “How to Build a Publishing Strategy”. This was followed by “The Future of Retail” – an interview with Maria Dickenson of Dubray […]

PI Trade Day 2018: The Business of Books

The Sixth Annual Publishing Ireland Trade Day at Dublin Book Festival explored the challenges of creating and maintaining a coherent – and profitable – publishing brand, together with the changes in the Irish Consumer Market over the past 10 years.  PUBLISHING/BUSINESS STRATEGY: Kate Wilson, Managing Director, Nosy Crow.  Nosy Crow […]

PI Trade Day 2016 “Reaching Readers”

Publishing Ireland’s Annual Trade Day opened with an update on Publishing Ireland from Ruth Hegarty, President, Publishing Ireland.  This was followed by Reaching Readers with Social and Traditional Media, a presentation on social media from Katherine Foley, followed by a panel discussion on traditional media with Martin Doyle and Barbara […]

PI Trade Day 2015 “Innovate/Create”

This year’s Publishing Ireland Trade Day offered an impressive variety of speakers from across the publishing spectrum.  A lively discussion on how to predict the pitfalls of publishing called “Winners Vs Losers” was led by Michael O’Brien, O’Brien Press, Fergal Tobin, Irish Times Books and Michael McLoughlin, MD, Penguin Ireland.  […]