12 - 15 April 2021
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New York Rights Fair

The New York Rights Fair is the first copyright, trade and licensing Show in the U.S. exclusively dedicated to publishing, selling and buying of international rights, and licensing for adults, teenagers and children. 

The NYRF is presented by BolognaFiere-Bologna Children’s Book Fair together BookExpo, the North American largest gathering of book trade professionals.

For the very first time, the 2019 edition saw the New York Rights Fair and BookExpo taking place side by side, making the two fairs the biggest and most important U.S. publishing event of the year where connect with key players in the children’s and adults markets and do business with rights professionals from around the globe.

Next edition of NYRF will be from 28 to 29 may 2020, at the Jacob Javits Convention Center, NYC.

Together, these two shows impact every part of the book business, welcoming publishers, agents, scouts, rights managers, cinema producers and professionals from every corner of the world to discuss content and the trade in rights concerning all formats, from the printed word to audio, film and television. 

Who you will meet:

  • Agents and co-agents
  • Rights manager
  • Scouts
  • Publishers
  • Licensees
  • Content professionals
  • IP companies
  • Film production houses        

What you will find:

  • Print and digital contents
  • Rights-focused educational programming
  • Exhibit floor with global publishers and rights professionals
  • Exclusive Agent’s Rights Center
  • Talking Pictures awards program  

For more information on taking part in the fair contact:

Mariaelena Schiavo, mariaelena.schiavo@bolognafiere.it   tel. +39 051 282298



Documents and materials

NYRF 2020