The network for trade,
training and development
Publishing Scotland organises or attends events that are a great
opportunity for network and publisher members to make business
contacts. They are generally open to all network and publisher
For information on an event email us, or for details of
membership criteria and benefits complete the membership
From 1 to 4 April 2019 a group of Scottish publishers and literary agents will exhibit together at the Bologna Children's Book Fair. They will be located at the Publishing Scotland collective stand in Hall 25, stand B 106.
Publishing Scotland will host collective stand 2C80 for members at the London Book Fair 2019 at Olympia from 12 to 14 March.
Publishing Scotland in association with Creative Scotland will be hosting a Scottish Publishing Showcase Event on 11 March to kick off the London Book Fair 2019.
Booking is now closed. The joint Publishing Scotland and Booksellers Association Scottish Book Trade Conference takes place in Edinburgh on Tuesday 26 February 2019. Speakers include Nicola Sturgeon, Gina Miller and James Daunt.
We are delighted to announce that we have once again partnered with SLIC to offer Publishing Scotland members the opportunity to meet librarians at a free event in Edinburgh. Places limited. Book by 15 January 2019.
Publishing Scotland members are invited to sign up for a pitching slot with STV producers who are looking for stories to adapt into a television series. Places are limited so sign up ASAP.
Publishing Scotland assists its publishing members to export books and sell rights by hosting a collective national stand at book fairs including the Frankfurt Book Fair. We attended the 2018 Fair from 10 to 14 October along with some of our members.
Book publicists are invited to book a place at this BBC event in Glasgow. It is hosted by the Publishers Publicity Circle in association with Publishing Scotland. Places are free but limited.
The 2018 festival runs from 11 to 27 August. Many of our publisher members will have books for sale in the book tents.
An afternoon discovering all you need to know about adapting literature for the screen with expert speakers including screenwriters, producers, literary agents and business affairs experts. Free but ticketed.