Digital Petting Zoo

Joe Wikert (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Nathaniel Hoffelder (The Digital Reader (blog))
Event Astor Ballroom Foyer

Looking to get up close and personal with the latest and greatest reading devices and platforms? Zoo Keeper extraordinaire Joe Wikert has teamed up with The Digital Readers’ Nate Hoffelder to bring TOC attendees the first ever TOC Digital Petting Zoo. Stop by on Wednesday, February 15 8:30am-1:10pm to get hands (and eyes) on experience with all manner of dedicated ereaders and platforms.

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Joe Wikert

O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Joe Wikert is a publishing executive with 20+ years of industry experience. He is General Manager & Publisher at O’Reilly Media, Inc., where he manages the sales and editorial groups. Joe also serves as co-chair for O’Reilly’s Tools of Change (TOC) conference. Prior to joining O’Reilly he was a Vice President and Executive Publisher in the Professional/Trade division of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., and had management responsibility for the WROX and Sybex imprints. Joe regularly shares his publishing industry thoughts and outlook on
his Publishing 2020 blog. He is also the proud owner of an Amazon Kindle and blogs about that experience on his Kindleville blog.

Nathaniel Hoffelder

The Digital Reader (blog)

Nate is an independent blogger who covers digital publishing, related technologies, and digital content.

  • Publishers Weekly
  • Ingram Content Group
  • COPIA
  • codeMantra
  • Impelsys Inc.
  • SPi Global
  • Baker & Taylor
  • Blackboard
  • Bowker
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Innodata
  • Jouve North America
  • MarkLogic
  • Newgen KnowledgeWorks
  • Océ North America
  • Temis
  • Aptara
  • Atex
  • LibreDigital
  • Media Services Group
  • MarkLogic
  • Smashwords, Inc.

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Sharon Cordesse at scordesse@oreilly.com

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