Will Hutton and Kathy Rooney join United We Publish 2
A second keynote speaker and extra panelist have been announced for United We Publish II: Your pay – your say?
on July 14th
in London. Will Hutton
, will be joining Owen Jones
to kickstart this important discussion around pay and conditions in the publishing industry. Kathy Rooney
will now be joining Michelle Stanistreet
, Tania Hummel
and Simon Dubbins
on the panel.
is a British political economist, writer, weekly newspaper columnist and former editor-in-chief for The Observer. His best-known book is “The State We’re In”, which was seen at the time as setting the scene for the Blair revolution. Since then he has published a number of successful political titles, His most recent book, “How Good We Can Be” published in February 2015, reached number 3 in the Guardian best-seller list
is Non-Executive Director of Librios Ltd, a publishing software company, and Mentor of entrepreneurial start-ups at Accelerate Cambridge (University of Cambridge Judge Business School). Previously she was Managing Director of Bloomsbury Information, having been a senior director of Bloomsbury Publishing. She won the Kim Scott Walwyn Prize for achievement by women in publishing.
Early bird tickets (£8 discounted from £15) are on sale until midnight tonight (Friday 24th
Kathy Rooney, Unite, Will Hutton
Co-founder of @bookmachine - the network for forward-thinking #publishing folks; and BookMachine Works - the fresh new creative agency for publishers