At the heart of LBF is our International Trade Centre (IRC), where there is the opportunity to create meaningful relationships and meet new and existing contacts. Offering private meeting spaces and exclusive services, the IRC provides rights professionals opportunities to sell rights during a critical buying time for the industry.
Visitors can experience over 100 seminars across several stages, including the Main Stage, Author HQ, English PEN Literary Salon, Literary Translation Centre, Tech Theatre, Focus Theatre, and the Sustainability Hub. Plus, you can join us in celebrating industry professionals with our Trailblazer and Lifetime Achievement Awards.
The Writers’ Summit conference is designed to help authors get their writing noticed by agents, publishers and readers and is held offsite from Olympia. The Research and Scholary Publishing Forum, held at Olympia, explores relevant themes affecting the industry such as D&I, the SDG Publishers Compact and more.