Previous Battles

BIC Battle 3: To use ISBNs or not to use ISBNs that is the question
Monday 30 September 2013, The RSA 

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Speakers:

Simon Edwards, Consultant, BIC (Question Master)

Michael Cairns, Chief Operating Officer Online Division, Publishing Technology

Stella Griffiths, Executive Director, International ISBN Agency

Ruth Jones, Director Publisher Business Development, Ingram Content Group

Sarah Lambert, Digital Operations Director, Hachette

Karina Luke, Executive Director, BIC (Host)

Mark Majurey, Taylor & Francis

Roz Morris, Author, Self-Publisher, Writing Coach

Guy Wheeler, Publishing Counsel, Academic, Cambridge University Press

 


BIC Battle 2: DRM vs DRM Free

4 March 2013The RSA, London

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Speakers and Presentations

LAURA AUSTIN, E-BOOK PRODUCT/MARKETING & ACCOUNT MANAGER, YUDU MEDIA

ANDREW BLACKMAN, AUTHOR

TOM CHALMERS, IPR LICENSE

MARK MAJUREY, COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR DIGITAL PUBLISHING, TAYLOR & FRANCIS BOOKS

ANDREA D’ORTA, HEAD OF DRM AND ACCESS TECHNOLOGY, ELSEVIER

PAUL RHODES, OWNER, ORB ENTERTAINMENT

REBECCA SMART, CEO OSPREY GROUP

KARINA LUKE, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, BOOK INDUSTRY COMMUNICATION (Compère) 

 


BIC Battle 1: Battle of the Library Systems

November 2012, CILIP, London 

The House Motion:
"Open source is about distributed innovation and will become the dominant way of producing software" Library system vendor: JISC/SCONUL LMS study 2008 

Speakers and Presentations

Will Blackburn: PROPRIETARY TEAM

Jim Burton: PROPRIETARY TEAM

Nick Dimant:  OPEN SOURCE TEAM

Mick Fortune:  GUEST SPEAKER

Mark Hughes: OPEN SOURCE TEAM

Paula Keogh: PROPRIETARY TEAM

Karina Luke: HOST

Martin Palmer: REFEREE

David Parkes: OPEN SOURCE TEAM

Andrew Preater: OPEN SOURCE TEAM

Anthony Whitford: PROPRIETARY TEAM

Brad Whittle: PROPRIETARY TEAM