Ebooks in Greece: 10 years later
10 years after the introduction of ebooks in Greece, from the first ebooks and e-readers to the “e-Reading Room” of the National Library of Greece, we discuss e-reading adoption and its transformative role for readers and the book industry.
Panel discussion: Nikos Argyris (publisher, Ikaros Publishing), Socrates Kabouropoulos (ex-head of Digital Book Observatory of the National Book Centre of Greece), Argyris Kastaniotis (publisher, Kastaniotis Editions) and Filippos Tsimpoglou (Director, National Library of Greece). Coordination by Michalis Kalamaras (founder of the website “Electronic Reader – eAnagnostis.gr” ). Welcome speech by Erifyli Maroniti, Athens 2018 World Book Capital.
Organizer: eAnagnostis.gr & IANOS Bookstore. Supported by Athens 2018 World Book Capital / City of Athens.
Section: Celebrating Reading
Terms of participation: Free admission