Titles and affiliations reflect those held by speakers at the time of their presentation.
Deputy Director (Content Publishing) at the National Gallery, Singapore
A discussion of publishing and content development at the National Gallery Singapore with information about the Singapore book market and publishing in Southeast Asia generally.
Director of The American University in Cairo Press
A presentation on the rapidly (re-)expanding tourist market in Egypt, the proliferation of museums, and the increasing interest of the Egyptian population in their own heritage, with a further exploration of issues of censorship, particularly with regard to books on Islamic culture.
Publications Manager at the Louvre Abu Dhabi
A recounting of early impressions of museum publishing in the Gulf region and an overview of general ambitions for the Louvre’s publishing program in Abu Dhabi.
Head of the Publications Department at the Royal Museum for Central Africa, in Tervuren, Belgium
An exploration of opportunities and challenges of publishing for the Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA), a Belgian national scientific institution specializing in Central Africa, particularly the Democratic Republic of Congo and its neighboring countries.