UPCOMING EVENTS

SINGAPORE LITERATURE PRIZE 2018 - OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS

 

The Singapore Literature Prize is a biennal award competition to recognise outstanding published works (fiction, poetry and non-fiction) by Singaporeans and Permanent Residents in the English, Chinese, Malay and Tamil languages. 

Do note that the closing date for entries is on Friday 19 January 2018. Shortlisted entries will be announced on May 2018, and the winners will be announced on Thursday 12 July 2018. 
 
The entry forms, as well as accompanying attachments (photo of NRICs, authors' biographies, synopsis and book covers), are to be submitted online. The physical copies of the books must be sent to the Book Council's new address (below), either in person or post: 

NBDCS
90 Goodman Road
Blk E #03-32
Singapore 439053

More information about the Singapore Literature Prize can be found here

CREATOR COLLECTIVE 2018

CREATOR COLLECTIVE 2018 - Learn how to create compelling content and build online audience through content marketing

The Creator Collective is a content creation and marketing education course with a mission! Participants will learn how to tell compelling stories, create great content and build an online audience through content marketing. Over 10 half-day workshops, you will learn from popular content creators and some of the best minds in Asia’s media industry and apply these learnings to a real content brief provided by a brand. And you won’t do this alone! Each participant will become part of a group which will compete to provide the best content solution to win prize money and a feature in a leading online publication. No fee is required but places are limited so sign up now! Registration deadline is on Monday 8 January 2018

More information about the programme can be found here

Bett London, 2018
24-27 January 2018, Excel, London, United Kingdom
 
Creating a better future by transforming education
Bett is the first industry show of the year in the education technology landscape, bringing together 850 leading companies, 103 exciting new edtech start ups and over 34,700 attendees (131 countries represented) from the global education community, that come together to celebrate, find inspiration and discuss the future of education, as well as the role technology and innovation plays in enabling all educators and learners to thrive.
Our mission and brand values
At Bett we believe in creating a better future by transforming education. Our mission is to bring together people, ideas, practices and technologies so that educators and learners can fulfil their potential.

ASIAN FESTIVAL OF CHILDREN'S CONTENT 2018
5-9 September 2018, Singapore

Do you write or illustrate stories for children? Are you looking for the hottest new trend in YA novels? Are you looking for the latest tips and techniques in early literacy? If so, the AFCC in Singapore is the place to be! You can explore the Asian market with publishing and media professionals, network with distinguished authors and illustrators, learn important information on early literacy from childhood experts, and find the latest books and content from Asia and beyond.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

London Book Fair 2018 - Call for Participants

The London Book Fair 2018 will take place from Tuesday 10 April to Thursday 12 April 2018. It remains the global marketplace for rights negotiation and the sale and distribution of content across print, audio, TV, film and digital channels. 

To register for a booth space with SBPA, please sign and fax the Booking Form to 6377 0890 or e-mail to betty@englishcorner.sg and 

info@singaporebookpublishers.sg by Monday 15 January 2018

Please click here to download the booking form for London Book Fair.

Please contact us at info@singaporebookpublishers.sg if you have further queries. Thank you.

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and Happy 2018!