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AOP Digital Digest 2nd June 2014 - News From the Digital Universe

Events News

AOP Digital Publishing Awards 2014 

3rd July, The Roundhouse, Camden

With 18 categories encompassing the entire digital publishing spectrum, this year’s awards are expected to be the biggest ever – a true reflection of the immense growth digital publishing is currently experiencing. The shortlist has been announced and tables are selling fast. Don't miss digital publishing's best night of the year - book your places today! The full shortlist can be viewed here. Click here for all the information you need and to book your places.

June Forum - Evolving Successful Content Business Models - 11th June, etc. Venues - The Hatton

How online publishers make money from their content is the most pressing question facing the industry today.
The AOP’s June Forum will examine this issue from the perspectives of different types of publisher, different platforms and different audience needs. It will look at some of the latest business models being trialled and how effective they are. We will also discuss the keys to success in pricing, delivery and value in the digital space.

Speakers will include: 
  • Simon Fry, Mobile & Tablet Product Manager, The Independent, i, Evening Standard
  • Sam Pattison, Head of UK & International Sales at Vibrant Media 
  • Danny Rodgers, Group Director, Brand Republic 
  • Michael Nutley, Journalist, Commentator and former Editor of New Media Age (moderator)

Tickets are selling fast so don't miss out and book your place today.

For further details of the event click here.

AOP Digital Landscape Report Vol. 64

The latest Digital Landscape Report is now available for members to download. The report has the latest stats on UK and European adspend, UK online universe, trends on traffic stats, and insight from key interest areas including – Mobile, Tablets, Video, and Marketing stats To read the headlines for May or download the member-only full report click here.

News from the Digital Universe

Publishers are at risk of making exactly the same mistakes the music industry made a decade ago.

So how can we avoid going the same way as EMI and other famous music labels? What can publishers do to ensure their future success in an industry that is being turned on its head? This roundtable will be led by Jonny Kaldor, formerly of EMI, News International and Newscorp, who now spends his time helping publishers such as Dennis, RBI, Haymarket, Hearst and Bauer to create ground-breaking apps. He will guide you through a set of questions and answers aimed at finding a way to really succeed in an environment that is shifting more than ever before. To find out more about the roundtable and to register click here.  

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The AOP Team

The full AOP events calendar for 2014 is in place. Click here to view