Adapting Your Financial Models for eBooks

Stephanie van Duin (Hachette Book Group)
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This presentation will show the key questions around the cost structure of an eBook and how this impacts any business modelling.

Some examples will be shown of actual projects, where it is quite clear that digital publishing is not easy nor cheap. E-distribution platform costs (as well as other digitasion costs) will also be integrated for discussion.

Sales channels examples will aslo be shown:

  • e-bookseller
  • e-retailer
  • e-library (European library project included)

Stephanie van Duin

Hachette Book Group

15 years in professional publishing: CEO of Springer France and Spain, then CEO of Reed Elsevier Italy.
Currently in charge at group level of digital developments at Hachette Book Group (Number 2 trade publisher world wide).
Doctor thesis in philisophy, MBA, Oxford master in e-publishing

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Allison Gillespie
02/10/2009 7:26am EST

If the speaker gives her slides to our Speaker Manager, then we can post them here: www.toccon.com/toc2009/publ... (but keep in mind not all speaker choose to share their slides)

Jean-Baptiste Soufron
02/10/2009 6:50am EST

Incredibly interesting. Can we get the slides of the presentation somewhere?

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