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eBook Summit Live!

ebookthumb23.pngIf you can’t attend the inaugural launch of mediabistro.com’s eBook Summit tomorrow, don’t worry–you can watch select presentations live on your computer.

The special conference will be held on December 15 & 16 in New York at New World Stages. Online registration has closed, but readers can still register at the event. On this page, we will host a live stream of all the keynote speakers. The live stream schedule follows…

Tuesday, December 15:
9:30 am Jane Friedman and Jeffrey Sharp, co-founders of Open Road Integrated Media
12:00 pm–Katty Kay, author of ‘Womenomics’ and Washington correspondent BBC World News America.
2:45 pm–Brandon Badger, product manager of Google Books.
Wednesday, December 16:
9:30 am–Steve Haber, president of Sony’s Digital Reading Business Division.

You can follow the hashtag #ebooksummit on Twitter for live-feed version of the eBook Summit and join the conversation virtually. In addition, we’ve built a special Twitter list collecting the 140-character wisdom of registered summit attendees–a list that includes digital publishers, writers, and journalists. If you are attending and want to add your feed to the list, email GalleyCat.

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