About Us


Publication: 2013-07-26



Name:Owen Ambur


Name:International Digital Publishing Forum


The International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF) is the global trade and standards organization ...


  • Creators of ContentThe work of the IDPF promotes the development of electronic publishing applications and products that will benefit creators of content, makers of reading systems, and consumers.

  • Makers of Reading Systems

  • Consumers

  • PublishersThe IDPF welcomes book, newspaper, journal and magazine publishers, booksellers, software and reading system developers, authors, and other groups interested in digital reading to join our organization.

  • Book Publishers

  • Newspaper Publishers

  • Journal Publishers

  • Magazine Publishers

  • Booksellers

  • Software Developers

  • Reading System Developers

  • Authors

  • Bill McCoyThe Executive Director of the IDPF is Bill McCoy.

  • IDPF Board of DirectorsThe IDPF Board of Directors consists of fourteen Directors who are elected by the membership to two-year terms. Directors are all Primary Representatives of Principal IDPF Member companies or organizations. The current Board of Directors members are as follows:

  • Mark BideEDItEUR

  • Angela BoleBook Industry Study Group (BISG) -- Treasurer

  • Garth ConboyGoogle -- Chairman

  • Pierre DanetHachette Livre

  • Keith FahlgrenSafari Books Online

  • Masaaki HaginoVoyager Japan & Association of Media in Digital (AMD)

  • Leslie HulseHarperCollins Publishers

  • George KerscherDAISY Consortium -- President

  • Tatsuo KobayashiJapan Electronic Publishing Association (JEPA)

  • Liisa McCloy-KelleyRandom House

  • Cristina MussinelliAssociazione Italiana Editori

  • Roger WebsterBarnes & Noble

  • Adam WitwerO'Reilly Media