Book Expo America is the most important event for the book industry in Northern America, organised by the Reed Exhibitions.
BEA has evolved to become a global event, attracting an international audience, where a range of book industry business may be conducted.
This event exists since 1902 and an average of 25000 persons are expected every year, bringing together the movers and shakers of the industry, that is librarians, book publishers, editors, literary agents, writers and printers. The event will gather more than 1500 exhibitors from all over the world.
This year, the fair will focus on the Arab World, especially to develop US-Arab cooperation in the book industry.
Following the starting of direct sales in US though one of the most experienced and respected bookseller in America: Booklink, eBiz Guides was present for the first time in New York, in order to showcase its collection to the US market, and specially present in premiere its 2 next titles, Burkina Faso and Azerbaijan, which should be launched by the last quarter of 2009.
Discover the new tendencies of the editing market, such as eBook, a true revolution for all the readers of the world, soon eBiz Guides will be available online in eBook format.
eBiz Guides was also very interested by the focus on the Arab world, as the company is focusing in this market since a very long time. Arabic countries are a very high spot for foreign investment and that is why eBiz Guides already published 6 books and plans to further develop this series in the close future.
New York was the first stage of the 2009 eBiz Guides Tour, for the promotion of the investment and the business north/south collaboration. Europe and Asia will follow.