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UBC Press is the largest scholarly press in western Canada. The Press publishes books on First Nations culture politics and linguistics, Canadian history, environmental history and policy, resources, Canadian politics, globalization, multiculturalism, urban planning, and Asian studies.

Opening the Book on Film 3- Photos

May 3rd, 2013

British Columbia Film+Media (BCFM), in partnership with the Association of Book Publishers of British Columbia (ABPBC) and the Canadian Media Production Association – BC Producers’ Branch (CMPA), presented a unique business networking opportunity for companies active in the book publishing and film, television and digital media industries at OPENING THE BOOK ON FILM 3 on March 27, 2013 at the VIFF’s Vancity Theatre. Click for photos!

The program included a Keynote talk by American Futurist Robert Tercek and Scheduled B2B Meetings between publishers and media producers. The event was project managed by Merging Media Productions Inc.

Talonbooks’ Kevin Williams and Spencer Williams

Arsenal Pulp Press’ Brian Lam and Robert Ballantyne

Poppy Productions’ Johanne Leach during a B2B meeting

Anvil Press’ Brian Kaufman

Harbour Publishing’s Anna Comfort explores new partnerships

Andrew Wooldridge from Orca Book Publishers connects with producers

ABPBC’s Margaret Reynolds and Kerrie Waddington

More here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/mergingmediainc/sets/72157633264046130/with/8656487670/