“Book candy for readers, data candy for publishers”

 Andrew is the founder of Jellybooks, a London based publishing technology company established in 2011. Jellybooks provides audience insights, reading applications, and workflow automation tools to publishers and booksellers. Its clients include many of the leading trade and academic publishers including Penguin Random House, Harper Collins, Pan Macmillan, and Cambridge University Press.

Andrew is an alumnus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the University of Innsbruck. Andrew considers himself to be a European, having been born in Denmark, grown up in Austria, studied in Austria, Italy and the US, worked in the Netherlands, and now living in London.

«The most complete Book Ecosystem in Latin America and some of its most successful businesses»

Viviana Zocco is an argentine businesswoman with over 20 years of entrepreneurial, strategic and operational experience with start-ups and global corporate entities.  In 1992 she founded her first company, Risk Analysis S.A., one of the first local rating agencies in Argentina that was later acquired by Standard & Poor’s and became a case study for Babson College.

A steady trendspotter, Viviana is Founder and CEO of TKM, the leading Spanish Millennial entertainment platform, as well as of a Spanish E-Book Ecosystem consisting of various products such as: BajaLibros, Leamos, BIDI.la, Indielibros, GrandesLibros and Dual Language, among others.

Luis González. Director General at Fundación Germán Sánchez Ruipérez (FGSR). After a degree in Law was selected for the Senior Administrators Corp (Spanish National Administration) and worked in several Ministries at senior posts. As a civil servant also was member of the Board of Directors at Enresa, the JET Steering Committee and was awarded with the Cruz Distinguida de San Raimundo de Peñafort. During his period at the Ministry of Culture designed and directed the National Reading Promotion Plan (2001/4). At FGSR he launched several projects as Readmagine, Renodo o Casa del Lector, Lecturalab, Canal Lector, Lectyo o Lectylab and participated in EU projects (Tisp, Redes1234, Aldus Up, Sidt). Luis is a member of the Steering Committee and the board of Directors of the Spanish Association of Foundations.

 

Director of Research and Insight at GlobalWebIndex

Jason oversees GWI’s global research study across 34 markets and authors the company’s flagship reports on social networking, mobiles and media consumption. He also blogs for titles like the Huffington Post and MediaPost and is a frequent contributor to stories on media outlets such as BBC News, CNN, the Guardian and Bloomberg.

Prior to this, Jason was Head of Insight at Future Foundation; during his time there, he launched the company’s US service, oversaw its Beyond 2020 innovation series and served as an Account Director for a number of global brands.

Jason first began working with trends as a Research Fellow at the University of Oxford. Building on a PhD in the Social Sciences, he published a book through Cambridge University Press and presented at a number of international conferences.