2014 Schedule

From Trade Show to Trade Show: A Bookseller's Perspective

(schedule is subject to change as are all things)

Green and Red indicate Holiday Catalog Titles

Wednesday | Thursday | Friday | Saturday | Sunday



Friday

7:30 – 8: 15 AM - Industry Breakfast & SIBA Annual Meeting
Enjoy breakfast and attend the membership meeting of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance. 
The Agenda:  Minutes, Installation of Director, State of SIBA Address, Open Discussion, Adjournment

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM - SIBA Registration Open
8:20 – 10:50 AM – Bookseller Education
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM – Exhibitor Set Up
11:00 – 11:55 AM – Author Events

12 Noon – 2 PM Kick Off Lunch
(Cost is $35)
2:00 – 2:55 PM – SignAround
Meet & greet and pick up signed copies of the author panelists.

3:00 – 4:50 PM – Author Panels
5:00 – 6:00 PM – Rep Picks
6:00 – 7:00 PM – The First 180 Days

7:00 – 9:00 PM - SIBA Supper
(Cost is $45)

9:30 - 10:30 PM Late Night Event

Saturday

7:30 – 9:00 AM – A Taste of the Town Breakfast
(Cost is $15)

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM - SIBA Registration Open
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM - Exhibits Open

“Ingram Booksellers Center” Open
Gratitude to Inkreadible Sponsor Ingram Content Group
10 AM – 4 PM - Bookseller Shipping Center

1:00 – 2:30 PM – Thanksgiving for James Patterson Lunch
(Cost is $35)

2:30 – 5:30 PM - Exhibits Open
“Ingram Booksellers Center” Open
Gratitude to Inkreadible Sponsor Ingram Content Group
5:30 PM - Trade Show Floor Closes until Sunday at 9 AM

5:30 – 7 PM –Parapalooza!  with Tim Federle

7 – 9 PM – Saturday Supper – Armstrong Ballroom

(Cost is $45)

9:30 - 11 PM - Late Night Event

Sunday

7:30- 9:00 AM – Breakfast
(Cost is $15)

8:00 AM – 12 Noon - SIBA Registration Open
9:00 AM – 12 Noon - Exhibits OPEN
“Ingram Booksellers Center” Open
Gratitude to Inkreadible Sponsor Ingram Content Group
10 AM – 4:00 PM - Bookseller Shipping Center
11:45 AM – $1000 Buyers Raffle Winner Drawn & $1000 Table Display Winner Announced  Must be a core member and must be present to win!
Noon - Trade Show Floor Closes until Sep. 2015 in Raleigh, North Carolina - See you there!

Noon – 3:00 PM - The Moveable Feast of Authors & Signings
(Cost is $50)
Sponsored by Inkreadible Sponsor Bookazine!