The 40th Annual "NEIBA" Conference
New England Independent Booksellers Association
Fall Conference - October 6-8, 2013
Rhode Island Convention Center - Providence, R.I.
Place your best books in front of over 1,000 individual booksellers, 250 independent bookstores, and hundreds of top buyers, editors, authors and industry insiders at the largest regional show of its kind the country.
Special Display Rates Starting at Only $65 per Book!
2013 Independent Publishers of New England (IPNE)
$65 per Book
$45 per Exhibitor Badge
$90 Per Book for Non-Members
Fee discounts may be available (on a case by case basis) to members whose products are not in a traditional book format. Ask for details.
Bonus: Save 10% on your per book fees by also exhibiting your books at the NELA Conference.
(And we'll even hand deliver them for you.)
EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS FOR ALL EXHIBITORS
-- Join IPNE's collaborative exhibit and save up to $500 off NEIBA's individual exhibitor rates.
-- Enjoy prominent display of your title(s) on one of two IPNE exhibit tables.
-- Receive a FREE listing in 2013 IPNE Catalog insert distributed to all IPNE exhibit visitors.
-- Get live, personal representation with local-market knowledge.
-- Include up to two pieces of your own literature (bookmarks, flyers, business cards, etc.) on the IPNE display.
-- See your books, offers and events promoted via social media before or during the conference.
-- Receive an email photo of your book on display.
-- Have the opportunity to order your own Conference Badge, attend, network and participate.
-- Volunteer for a three-hour session at the IPNE table and interact with hundreds of attendees.
ADDITIONAL (OPTIONAL) OPPORTUNITIES
Booksigning Session ($75) -- Conduct a personal booksigning for any of your titles on display at IPNE's table.
The session will be promoted through NEIBA listings and official show materials.
Pick-Nic Luncheon ($60) -- Have an IPNE Board Member present your book exclusively to leading booksellers and sales reps in a "speed dating"/ round-robin format. A tremendous value!
Other Events -- NEIBA offers several special events throughout the conference, including some free educational sessions. Visit their website at www.NewEnglandBooks.org for details and the most up-to-date schedule. Separate registration and fees may be required.
Order early! Opportunities for volunteering, booksigning sessions and the Pick-Nic Luncheon are limited.
2013 IPNE FALL CATALOG
For your free listing in the special conference insert of the IPNE Fall Catalog, you'll be asked to submit information no later than September 26. A catalog will be distributed to every IPNE exhibit visitor.
Don't miss this valuable opportunity.
2013 NEIBA TENTATIVE CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW SCHEDULESunday, October 6
12:00 - 5:00 Education
6:00 Award Dinner (Omni Hotel)
Monday, October 7
8:00 - 5:00 Exhibitor Setup
8:30 - 10:00 Children’s Breakfast
10:00 - 12:00 Education
12:00 - 2:00 Publisher Pick-Nic Luncheon
2:00 - 4:00 Education
4:00 - 5:00 Annual Meeting
5:30 - 7:00 Author Reception
Tuesday, October 8
8:30 - 10:00 Author Breakfast
10:00 - 4:00 Exhibits Open. Author signings at exhibitor tables.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!IPNE NEEDS YOU, for just a few hours, to assist with set-up and teardown duties before and after the conference. It's only through your volunteer efforts that we can continue to offer these exceptional marketing and networking opportunities to so many at such a tremendous value.
TO REGISTER FOR THE 2013 NEIBA CONFERENCE, CLICK HERE
For more information, and to volunteer at NEIBA, contact Co-Managers Steve Porter at firstname.lastname@example.org or
Tordis Isselhardt at email@example.com