FutureBook Innovation Awards - open for entry

FutureBook Innovation Awards - open for entry

Excited to announce that the FutureBook Innovation awards are now open. Launched 3 years ago, the awards were the first of their kind to recognise publishing innovation.

The aim of the awards is to highlight and recognise individuals and companies who are driving the digital transformation of our industry. To celebrate innovation and showcase the latest thinking from all corners of the world. 

All award winners will gain global exposure through The Bookseller, FutureBook and other media. Plus the shortlist will be announced at Frankfurt Book Fair in October. You will also be presented with your award at the FutureBook conference on 21st November in front of over 600 industry leaders. 

With many thanks to Kobo for sponsoring the awards and Frankfurt Book Fair and ePubDirect for sponsoring individual awards.

The awards categories are:-

  • Best children's digital book
  • Best adult digital book
  • Best reference digital book
  • Best technology innovation - sponsored by ePubDirect
  • Best digital marketing campaign
  • Best publisher website
  • Best start-up
  • Most inspiring digital publishing person - sponsored by Frankfurt Book Fair  

The deadline to enter is the 20th September. Find out how to enter here. (Free to enter)

About the conference:

FutureBook Conference will take place on Thursday 21st November, it is the biggest publishing conference in Europe. A full-day, two-stream event, with key speakers who are shaping the future of the book business. We have recently announced a call for papers, so do please get involved.