Celebrating Our Stars

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Celebrating Our Stars

Celebrating Our Stars

26 May (Sat)/ 7.00pm – 9.00pm / Gallery

Celebrating Our Stars is a special evening dedicated to authors, illustrators, publishers, distributors and publishing professionals. The publishing industry in Asia is growing vibrantly and Celebrating Our Stars is the place for all in the industry to gather, network, and develop opportunities to work together for mutual benefit.

The event is open to AFCC speakers and other members of the creative community. Prior registration is required for this event. Please kindly click here to register.

Pitching sessions will be conducted to create opportunities for authors and publishers to pitch their books and/or manuscripts to MediaCorp, which launched a new e-commerce initiative. For more information on the pitching sessions, please email [email protected].

This event is jointly organized by National Book Development Council of Singapore and MediaCorp.

All are welcome to join in this special night of celebration!



7.00pm – 7.20pm


Presentation: Fits & Starts, Leaps & Bounds – The Singapore Journey of Writing for Children


By Adeline Foo, Rosemarie Somaiah and Er Lai Kuan


7.20pm – 7.30pm


Presentation: Rediscovery of Singapore’s Illustrator, Errol Le Cain


By Denyse Tessensohn


7.30pm – 7.40pm


Presentation: MediaCorp’s e-commerce initative


By MediaCorp


7.40pm – 9.00pm


Buffet Dinner


7.45pm onwards


Pitching Sessions


By Participating Authors and/or Publishers

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