IBBY-Yamada 2008: Malaysia

Conference and workshop: publishing and marketing

The conference comprised three main activities: conference, workshop and exhibition. Invited speakers from IBBY, other organizations and Asia Pacific countries presented papers and conducted a sideline workshop on successful writing, illustration, and promotion, of children’s books. Participants included publishers, writers, illustrators, librarians, educators, policy-makers and parents. The main theme was: Inspiring Young Minds and Creativity