What's Ahead

2016 Training Calendar

January 18 to 21
Chile: Writer training

February 16
Webinar "Developing an Effective Marketing Plan for Book Publishers"

March 17 to 20
Romania: Publisher training

March 22
Webinar "Build an Effective Publishing House Website"

March 30, 31
writer training

April 13 to 15
Sierra Leone: publisher consultation and meeting with writers
April 18 to 23
publisher training and follow-up meeting with writers

April 19
Webinar "Engage Your Readers through Social Media"

April 25 to 29
Jos, Nigeria:
publisher training
May 2 to 4
Lagos, Nigeria:
publisher workshop

May 10 to 14
Closed country of Asia:
writing for children workshop

May 17
Webinar "Wikified: Collaborative editing in a digital world"

June 6 to 10
Mexico: Latin American publishers conference

June 14
Webinar "TeamWrite: How to collaborate to create a succesful book project"

June 13 to 15
Kampala, Uganda:
publisher training
June 16, 17
Nairobi, Kenya:
publisher training
June 20, 21
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan:
publisher consulting and follow-up meeting with writers
June 23 to 25
Istanbul, Turkey:
writer training

July 18
Webinar "Build Strong Teams, Empower Leaders and Create a Positive Culture in Your Publishing House"
August 4 to 6
Closed country of Asia: publisher retreat

August 16
Webinar "Even Dr. Seuss Needed an Editor: The art of editing books for children"
August 15-16
Closed country of Asia:
publisher consulting
August 17-18
Closed country of Asia:
publisher training

September 13
Webinar "How to Balance Income and Spending in Your Publishing House"

October 26-29
Bangalore, India: editor and writer training

Dates to be determined
Tajikistan: Publisher internship
Belarus: Publisher and writer training
Ukraine: Publisher and writer training

Photo courtesy of Jeam Wong. Barine Kirimi of Kenya (left) chats with Gary Hopwood of the US at LittWorld 2015 in Singapore.

Dates and projects subject to change. For additional information about any of these trainings, please contact MAI, mai@littworld.org.