BEA has rescheduled their “CEO Panel” discussion to make it the opening session on the morning of Tuesday, May 25 (the conference day before the show floor is open to all). For the first time, it will be the opening event for both the American Bookseller Association’s day of meetings as well as BEA’s own Big Ideas conference, bringing booksellers and the rest of the trade together in the room.
Farrar, Straus publisher Jonathan Galassi will moderate a discussion of the Value of A Book, featuring:
New Workman group publisher Bob Miller
ICM evp Esther Newberg
Ingram ceo Skip Prichard
Penguin USA ceo David Shanks
ABA ceo Oren Teicher
Incoming Authors Guild president Scott Turow