IBBY Calendar 2017
Details of national or regional events can be found in the Regional and National Sections newsletters in IBBY Worldwide.
A more detailed Agenda for IBBY Members is on the Members' Site.
Publication of Bookbird issue Vol. 55.1/2017
Publication of Bookbird issue Vol. 55.2/2017
Leipzig Book Fair
Announcement of nominees to the 2017 German Children’s Literature Award Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis.
Other IBBY Germany events at: AKJ - Leipziger Buchmesse 2017
International Children's Book Day: Sponsor IBBY Russia
IBBY Press Conference 14.30 - 15:15 Illustrators' Café, Bologna Children's Book Fair
- Introduction by IBBY President Wally De Doncker
- IBBY Projects and Activities
- International Children's Book Day: 2017 sponsored IBBY Russia
- Bookbird: A Journal of International Children's Literature
- Information about the 36th IBBY Congress 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey
- Presentation of the 2017 IBBY Selection of Outstanding Books for Young People with Disabilities
- Announcement of the Hans Christian Andersen Awards 2018 Nominees
- IBBY Auction of Original Artwork 2017 in aid of Children in Crisis
Reception at IBBY stand: 15:30, Hall 29, stand A 51
Bologna Children's Book Fair, Bologna, Italy
IBBY stand includes the following presentations:
- IBBY Honour List 2016
- Outstanding Books for Young People with Disabilities 2017
- International Children's Book Day 2017 sponsored by IBBY Russia
- IBBY Congress 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey
www.bookfair.bolognafiere.it Guest of Honour 2017: Catalonia and Balearic Islands
1st IBBY European Regional Meeting at the Bologna Children's Book Fair, Bologna, Italy
5th Latin American and Caribbean IBBY Regional Meeting. Encuentro de IBBY Latinoamérica y del Caribe, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Voces de Latinoamérica en los libros para bebés, niños y jóvenes
3rd Asia and Oceania Regional Meeting, Bangkok, Thailand ibbyaoric2017.tkpark.or.th
Opening of NAMBOOK-017
Nami Island International Children's Book Festival www.namiconcourse.com
Publication of Bookbird issue 55.3/2017
Translation Workshop 2017
The Arbeitskreis für Jugendliteratur e.V. (IBBY Germany) and the Robert Bosch Stiftung will host the eighth annual workshop on the translation of German children’s and young adult literature entitled ‘Kein Kinderspiel!’. It will take place in Hamburg/Germany and will be held in German. Application deadline 2 May 2017.
Further details and application forms may be obtained from www.jugendliteratur.org.
4th African Regional Conference, Kampala, Uganda www.ucwia.or.ug
Opening of BIB'17
Biennial of Illustration Bratislava, Slovakia www.bib-slovakia.sk
Publication of Bookbird issue 55.4/2017
Frankfurt Book Fair:
Guest of Honour: France www.buchmesse.de
Frankfurt Book Fair
Winners of the 2017 German Children’s Literature Award / Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis will be announced.
12th USBBY Regional Conference: Seattle, USA www.usbby.org