Full Day of Programming to Kick Off BookExpo on Wednesday, May 30 [3]

BookExpo 2018 [5] will kick off at the Javits Convention Center in New York City on Wednesday, May 30, with a full day of events and programming.

The trade show floor, which will feature more than 150 business-to-business exhibitors (see the full list here [6]), will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and the floor will be open in its entirety on Thursday, May 31, and Friday, June 1.

Programming on Wednesday, May 30, includes:

In addition, the ABA Member Lounge & Galley Room [19] will be the exclusive place for booksellers to relax, have a snack, and meet with their colleagues from across the country, including staff from ABA’s IndieCommerce team, who are offering one-on-one sessions [20] for booksellers who want to talk about e-commerce solutions.

The Lounge (Booth 721 on the trade show floor) will be open to booksellers with ABA member badges at the following times:

  • Wednesday, May 30, from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 31, from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (closed from 2:15 to 4:15 p.m. for the ABA Annual Membership Meeting and Town Hall)
  • Friday, June 1, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Booksellers can register for free badges to BookExpo [21] by providing their ABA member ID number during the registration process. More information about ABA’s programming at BookExpo can be found on BookWeb.org [22].