• Gold Sponsor
    Gold Sponsor: Lulu
  • Silver Sponsor
    Silver Sponsor: Draft2Digital

  • Kobo

uPublishU at BEA


uPublishU at BEA Conference

Javits Center, New York City
Saturday, May 30, 2015
9:00 am – 4:00 pm (Note: Registration will open at 7:00 am.)

Media Sponsor:

BEA 2015 Media Sponsor: Publishers Weekly

Industry Supporters:

BEA 2015 Industry Supporter: IBPA

BEA 2015 Industry Supporter: San Francisco Writers Conference

BEA 2015 Industry Supporter: Smashwords

Technology and increased acceptance have opened the doors for authors and writers to take charge of their books and publishing projects! uPublishU at BEA is the place to learn from industry experts about the latest tools, tips and tactics, and marketing opportunities to assist the aspiring and published author to be successful.

Choose the track that best suits your needs:

  • Bringing Your First Book to Market—Sessions that will demystify the challenges and opportunities for new authors
  • Tools & Marketing Mania—Sessions with info and insight into engaging readers & advancing your publishing efforts
  • Publishing at the Next Level—Sessions for the experienced author looking for new opportunities to reach readers

Author Marketplace—a dedicated exhibit area on the BEA show floor created exclusively for indie authors to have a presence to display and market books to the trade. Learn more.

Register Today for uPublishU at BEA!

Price: $121 Early Bird (before May 8) including Boxed Lunch (This does NOT include a BEA pass.)
Please note: After May 8, the price will increase to $226.

  • Who should attend
    • Authors who have previously published the traditional way (with a publisher) and now want to take control of their books
    • Aspiring writers who want insight and guidance from publishing industry professionals
    • Authors who have self-published but want to learn how to reach more readers
    • Business professionals and consultants interested in learning how to publish books that can be used to raise a company's profile, teach customers and clients, and generate revenue

Interested in exhibiting at uPublishU at BEA? Learn more here.

Looking for a way to get your book in front of BEA attendees? Sign up for the New Title Showcase.

Preview the Content!

Content Sneak Peak 

  • Building The Indie Author Team
  • How to Hit the Ebook Bestseller List with Ebook Preorders
  • The New Publishing Timeline
  • Book Marketing Best Practices
  • Advanced Social Media
  • Sell More Ebooks: Tips & Tricks Based on Actual Data
  • How to Reach More Readers in Today's Ebook Market
  • International Markets and Indies: What You Need to Know

Our Exhibitors

  • IBPA
  • National Novel Writing Month
  • Publishers Weekly
  • BookBaby
  • Smashwords
  • Copyright Clearance Center
  • Indie Reader
  • Editorial Freelancer Assoc
  • Book Grabbr
  • Vellum/180g
  • Upspringer
  • Book Baby
  • Self-Pub Covers

Our Speakers

  • Robert Gottlieb, Chairman and Founder of Trident Media Group;
  • Kirsty Melville, President and Publisher, Andrews McMeel Universal
  • Mark Coker, Founder & CEO Smashwords
  • Cindy Ratzlaff, President, Brand New Brand You Inc.
  • Robin Cutler, IngramSpark
  • Steven Spatz, President, BookBaby.com
  • Nina Amir, Bestselling author of How to Blog a Book
  • Lynn Isenberg, Author & Publisher, Author Power: Profit Before You Publish

uPublishU at BEA Exhibitors

See leading providers of self-publishing services and meet face to face talk about how to take your manuscript to the next level.

2014 uPublishU at BEA Exhibitors


2014 uPublishU at BEA Speakers

Check back soon for 2014 speakers!


We use cookies to operate this website and to improve its usability. Full details of what cookies are, why we use them and how you can manage them can be found by reading our Privacy & Cookies page. Please note that by using this site you are consenting to the use of cookies.