If you’re serious about using iBooks Author to create ebooks or educational content, you should think about attending the iBooks Author Conference that takes place October 12th and 13th in Nashville, Tennessee, just down the road from where TidBITS Managing Editor Josh Centers lives.
Sessions will cover book design, the pros and cons of publishing in EPUB versus iBooks format, fair use, and iBooks Author and the publishing industry. The conference also features some great keynotes:
- Education Keynote: Jason LaMar, Apple Distinguished Educator and producer of 2016 iBA Award Winner “Ohio: Pathway To The Presidency”
- Creative Keynote: Denise Clifton, owner of Tandemvines Publishing and producer of 2016 iBA Award Winner “An Air That Still Kills,” co-written by Pulitzer Prize–winning authors Andrew Schneider and David McCumber
2017 Keynote: Dr. Scott Bolton, Principal Investigator of NASA’s Juno mission and author of the “Destination: Jupiter” iBook