A Day of Innovation on the Future of the Book
8 December 2011 | Watershed, Bristol

How to Innovate


How can we put all the ideas discussed at the Day into practice? In How to Innovate we investigate the models that can help you make innovation happen, including labs, hackdays and ‘20% time’.


  • Tom Abba, Lecturer in the postgraduate MA Media: Practice & Culture programme at University of the West of England, talks about how long-term innovation can be shaped by artistic and experiential models of research
  • David Burton, Head of Innovation at RedWeb, explains how they create environments for rapid innovation for publishers such as Random House
  • Mike Phillips, Director of i-DAT at Plymouth University, talks about how the University is informing innovation in the publishing sector and beyond