Publishing & the 4th Industrial Revolution – The Knowledge Summit
The Emirates Literature Foundation contributed a panel session to the Knowledge Summit 2017, organised by the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation. International speakers Jane Friedman and Neil Hewison discussed the impact of the 4th Industrial Revolution on the industry, looking the rapid changes for publishers, writers, readers and the retail market over the last decade and into the future.
Speakers: Jane Friedman, Publishing Industry Consultant and Co-founder, the HotSheet website and Neil Hewison, Associate Director for Editorial Programs, The American University in Cairo Press
Moderator: Flora Rees, Head of Education, Training and Publishing at the Emirates Literature Foundation
Further information on the Knowledge Summit 2017 can be found here: https://knowledgesummit.org/agenda/
Jane Friedman made this short video of her trip to Dubai.