PROGRAMME 15th JUNE

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10:00 – 13:00 

How to use Metadata to sell more books
Workshop

Daniela Geyer

The visibility and discoverability of books are directly determined by the quality and quantity of the descriptive data about the title. Hence, metadata are literally selling the books. The objective of this workshop is to visualize the importance and possibility of metadata. With practical example of real world cases of increasing sales by improving metadata quality, the workshop aims to illustrate the different facet of creating and managing metadata. The workshop will also address the current development of various international standard: ONIX 3.0, Thema and Thema Qualifier, to further elaborate the relevance of metadata.

Simultaneous Translation

10:00 – 13:00

Fiction without Friction
Workshop

Olaf Bryan Wielk

This workshop deals with the professionalization of a story plot and how to develop the characters based on the Beemgee Platform.
The result will be used for a professional presentation of projects with publishers, film producers and video games.
Beemgee and CONTEC Mexico invite you to participate by sharing a plot or a character of your own using the platform.
The winner case will be able to professionalize its story in the workshop and will be one of the stories promoted on the website and networks of Beemgee.
Check here to read all the steps.

Consecutive Translation

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch

14:00 – 17:00 

Being author and publisher: Self-publishing
Workshop

Matthias Matting
Álvaro Jasso

Explore the steps needed on your way to digital self-publishing. Different formats according to the path chose for the circulation of your publication, reading devices most used and some examples of platforms designed for self-publishing.
How can a text be transformed into a book? Know the conditions to be considered in the process of book production. From content display to its launch: most common mistakes, best platforms, importance of readers and the possibility of visibility, circulation and sales.

Simultaneous Translation

Talk to the expert
Daniela Geyer
Specific questions on Metadata

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Talk to the Expert
Dorothea Martin
Transmedia Storytelling

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Talk to the expert
Olaf Bryan Wielk
Narrative Structure beyond fiction

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Talk to the expert
Laura Kärppä
Lessons from the videogame industry

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Talk to the expert
Sven Fund
Academic
Publishing

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Talk to the expert
Pia Cailleau
New Publishing Models

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*Make your reservation here. Conversations with expert will be conducted in English.