Copyright Clearance Center and Ixxus Encourage Publishers to Look Ahead at 2018 London Book Fair

Danvers, Mass. – March 20, 2018Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), a global leader in content management, copyright licensing, discovery and delivery solutions, and its subsidiary Ixxus, provider of data systems integration and knowledge engineering experts, today announced their sponsorship and participation in the 2018 London Book Fair. The event takes place April 10th – 12th at the Olympia Conference Center in London.

CCC and Ixxus will be hosting and participating in talks and events throughout the week, including:

Tuesday 10 April 2018, 11:30 – 12:30

The Faculty (Stand 7A11), Hall 7, National Hall

Collaboration & Community: The Transition to Open Access

Featuring: Matthew Day, Cambridge University Press; Sven Fund, Knowledge Unlatched; Dr. Danny Kingsley Cambridge University Library; Chris Leonard, Emerald Group Publishing

This panel will assess the state of OA today and lay out a vision for a sustainable and integrated publishing workflow solution that minimizes costs, promotes transparency and supports a range of business models.


Wednesday 11 April 2018, 11:30 – 12:00

Research & Scholarly Publishing Forum

A Copyright Conversation on the Evolving Role of Rights and Licensing in Publishing

Featuring: Tracey Armstrong, Copyright Clearance Center (CCC); Caroline Boyd, The Copyright Hub

A conversation between two leading figures from the world of copyright on the issues and challenges arising as publishers evolve into technology companies and, likewise, tech companies begin to emerge as publishers.


Wednesday 11 April 2018, 11:30 – 12:00

The Faculty

Global Copyright Legislation: What you need to know

Featuring: Sarah Faulder, PLS; Roy Kaufman, Copyright Clearance Center (CCC); Ruth Tellis, RightsZone & Rights2

Hosted by ALPSP, panelists will provide a roundup of recent and proposed amendments to copyright legislation in the US, Europe and Australia.


Wednesday 11 April 2018, 13:00 – 14:00

The Faculty (Stand 7A11), Hall 7, National Hall

Small Steps, Giant Leaps: The Digital Transformation Experience

Featuring: Jonathan Brett-Harris, Ixxus; Kathryn Earle, Bloomsbury Publishing; Dr. Junaid Mubeen, Whizz Education; John Newton, Alfresco; Kiren Shoman, SAGE London

A successful digital transformation project will rely as much on redefining and reimagining the experiences of customers, employees and other stakeholders as it does on the underlying solution. This panel will share stories of innovation in publishing, marked by changes in workflow and production as well as in markets and customer habits.


Thursday 12 April 2018, 13:00 – 14:00

The Faculty (Stand 7A11), Hall 7, National Hall

Aspirations and Anxieties: How Authors See Copyright Today

Featuring: Daniel Hahn, International Dublin Literary Award-winning translator; Nicola Solomon, Society of Authors; Christopher Kenneally, CCC

Tremendous public and policy pressures in the UK, across the EU and around the world are changing how copyright and intellectual property are governed and respected. This panel will explore how authors have responded to the threats and opportunities these changes present. What, in other words, do actual copyright-holders think about copyright?


On Monday, 9 April, CCC and Ixxus will host an invitation-only lunch with BookMachine and a networking reception with Byte the Book. CCC will also be debuting its new workflow tool, Content Kanban. For more information, or a demonstration, visit CCC and Ixxus at Stand 7C16 at the 2018 London Book Fair. To learn more about CCC’s presence at the 2018 London Book Fair, go to


For more information, please contact:

Allison Stokes

fama PR for CCC



Lexie Winslow

Public Relations and Relations Analyst Coordinator, CCC


About Copyright Clearance Center

Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) builds unique solutions that connect content and rights in contextually relevant ways through software and professional services. CCC helps people navigate vast amounts of data to discover actionable insights, enabling them to innovate and make informed decisions. CCC, with its subsidiary RightsDirect, collaborates with customers to advance how data and information is integrated, accessed, and shared while setting the standard for effective copyright solutions that accelerate knowledge and power innovation. CCC is headquartered in Danvers, Mass. with offices across North America, Europe and Asia. To learn more about CCC, visit

About Ixxus

Ixxus is a leading global provider of information solutions that reinvent the way organizations derive value from data and content to drive growth. With roots in publishing, Ixxus delivers award-winning solutions that accelerate the digital transformation journey. The company’s unique expertise in storage, search, content modeling, editorial, and distribution is applicable to any customer focused on maximizing the value of data. Ixxus is a subsidiary of Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), a global leader in content management, licensing, discovery, and delivery solutions.