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10 December 2018

The year at a glance

The main events we are organising, involved with or attending in 2018 and 2019

 

JANUARY

  • 5: Translation Fund deadline
  • 23: STV pitching sessions - contact Lucy Feather
  • 31: GDPR training session (Anderson Strathern Edinburgh office)

 

FEBRUARY

  • 21: BookSource Board meeting (Cambuslang)
  • 22: Scottish Book Trade Conference with the Booksellers Association in Edinburgh
  • 23: Go-Digital Fund deadline for applications
  • 28: Welcome to Proofreading training course

 

MARCH

  • 1: Welcome to Copy-editing training course (cancelled by snow)
  • 6: Training Committee meeting
  • 8: Writing Digital Content training course
  • 12: Open Book - EIBF 
  • 15 to 25:  Aye Write! Glasgow's Book Festival
  • 22: Publishing Scotland Board Meeting (Cambuslang)
  • 26 to 29: Bologna Book Fair

 

APRIL

  • 10 to 12: London Book Fair collective stand
  • 13: final bookings for Edinburgh International Book Fair book tent panels and shelves (contact Lucy Feather)
  • 18: Members event. Open Book with a Scottish Market Focus 

 

MAY

  • 3: Understanding Ebooks training course
  • 11: Deadline for applications for round 1 of Go-See Fund
  • 16: BookSource Board Meeting (Cambuslang)
  • 30: Publishing Scotland Board Meeting

 

JUNE

  • 6: Welcome to Proofreading training course
  • 7: Further Proofreading and Copy-editing training course
  • 8: Welcome to Copy-editing training course (rescheduled from 1 March)
  • 13: Writing Digital Content training course
  • 19: Training Committee meeting
  • 27: Page to Screen at XpoNorth (Inverness)
  • 29: Page to Screen at EIFF (Edinburgh)

 

AUGUST

 

SEPTEMBER

 

OCTOBER

 

NOVEMBER

  • 7: Welcome to Proofreading training course
  • 19 to 25: Book Week Scotland
  • 22: BookSource Board Meeting (Cambuslang)
  • 29: Publishing Scotland Board Meeting + staff and Board training
  • 29: Publishing Scotland AGM
  • 30: Saltire Society Publisher of the Year and Literary Awards announced

 

DECEMBER

  • 11: Christmas drinks reception

 

 

2019

 

 JANUARY

  • 7: Translation fund - round two deadline
  • 22: STV publishers pitching session
  • 23: Libraries Day for Members
  • 31: Harper Macleod Publishing Session - Funding (Edinburgh)

 

FEBRUARY

  • Sales Day (date tbc)
  • 26: Annual Scottish Book Trade Conference with the Booksellers Association
  • 27: PLS meeting

 

MARCH

  • 5: Introduction to Proofreading training course
  • 6: Introduction to Copy-editing training course
  • 11: Scottish Publishers London Showcase (London)
  • 12 to 14: London Book Fair 2019 collective stand
  • 19: Writing Digital Content training course
  • 28: Harper Macleod Publishing Session - Exits/Succession Planning (Edinburgh)

 

APRIL

  • 1 to 4: Bologna Book Fair collective stand
  • 25: Harper Macleod Publishing Session - Copyright Basics and Image Licensing (Glasgow)

 

MAY

  • Go See fund round one deadline
  • 30: Harper Macleod Publishing Session - Restructuring and Insolvency in Publishing (Edinburgh)

 

JUNE

  • 5: Writing Digital Content training course
  • 12: Introduction to Proofreading training course
  • 19: Further Proofreading and Copy-editing training course
  • 27: Harper Macleod Publishing Members Sessions - Libel and Defamation (Edinburgh)

 

JULY

  • 10 to 26: Edinburgh International Book Festival - publishers shelves
  • 19 to 25: PS International Fellows visiting Scotland
  • 20: Summer drinks reception
  • Translation fund - round one deadline

 

AUGUST

  • 10 to 26: Edinburgh International Book Festival - publishers shelves
  • 19 to 25: PS International Publishing Fellows visiting Scotland
  • 20: Summer drinks reception
  • Translation fund - round one deadline

 

SEPTEMBER

 

OCTOBER

  • 16 to 20: Frankfurt Book Fair collective stand

 

NOVERMBER

 

DECEMBER

  • Christmas drinks reception