APRIL 8–9, 2016 • SALT LAKE CITY, UT APRIL 8–9, 2016 • SALT LAKE CITY, UT
The Premier Educational Event for
and Self-Published Authors
New information about
how to get your content
published, distributed, and read.
Experiential workshops that
bring your cover, description, and
pitch into the picture.
Crucial peer-to-peer networking
to strengthen your connections,
influence, and resolve.
Exciting new location in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah
Keynote Address by
Poet. Kids Author. Novelist. Teacher.
Kwame Alexander is a New York Times
bestselling author of 21 books, including The
Crossover, which has received numerous prestigious
awards including the 2015 John Newbery Medal for the Most Distin-
guished Contribution to American literature for Children.
During this lively keynote address, Kwame will discuss growing up in
a publishing family and share some of the tools and tips he learned along
the way: writing, publishing, and selling books on three continents.
WHAT PUB U AT TENDEES HAVE TO SAY…
“I made great connections, I learned a boatload, and most importantly,
I learned the areas where I really need to improve our capabilities.
Small publishers face a huge number of hurdles in the marketplace.
The IBPA Publishing University gives you a vital leg up.”
—John DiCocco, BallMarker Press, LLC, Belmont, MA
“An absolutely incredible learning experience! Every new publisher
should make it mandatory on their list to attend the IBPA Publishing
—Kathryn Otoshi, KO Kids Books, Mill Valley, CA