California Bookseller Virtual Discovery Lab 2020
Experiments/ Experience/ Excellence
October 5, 6, 7
All reach out regarding CALIBA author spots as well as suggestions for education topics or presenters for California Virtual Discovery Lab 2020 should contact
Submissions for 2020 are now closed.
Key Note $695
Kids Editor Buzz
4 Editors 3-4 books each 10 minutes each
Children’s Author Speed Date
4 authors of all kids categories considered moderated.
5 minutes per author
Mirrors and Windows-CALIBA Children's Alliance
6 authors each 10 minutes per author. Cost: $495
Pick of the list Tea Time-CALIBA Children's Alliance
One Picture Book, one Middle Reader, one YA, and one Graphic Novel Cost: $495
California Voices (CA Only Authors) 6 authors each 10 minutes per author. Cost: $495
Author Buzz Panel
6 authors each 10 minutes per author. Cost: $495 general interest, all categories will be considered) Cost: $495
Cocktails (BYOB) Speed Date with Authors
6 authors of all categories considered moderated. 5 minutes each.
Cookbook Panel, Recipe Swap, Demo $295-395
Pre pub cocktail hour sessions $325
Meet the Editor $325 20 minutes will be recorded and a link to the video or audio will run in the newsletter.
If you can dream it we can build it and get your authors in front of California Indie Booksellers!
* The deadline to receive your submissions is July 15, 2020*
Have an idea you'd like us to consider? Let us know! We've hosted perfume-making demonstrations, birds and dogs, enjoyed food samples from new cookbooks, receptions sponsored by various books on food and cocktails, knitting demonstrations, poker tournaments - just to name a few. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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