Press conference of IFRA World Publishing Expo and DCX Digital Content Expo
On Tuesday, 9 October 2018, 10.30 to 11.30 a.m.
Meeting & Conference Room, Hall 22 b/ C.30, Messe Berlin
The World Association of News Media WAN-IFRA will soon publish its annual report on the worldwide development of the news industry. This year, the new edition will be published in time for the IFRA World Publishing Expo & DCX Digital Content Expo. To mark the start of the two-up event, we will present the results of this remarkable survey. In addition, as a platform for products and services, the show itself is another seismograph of where the journey of quality journalism is heading to.
How do media companies generate revenue today? What are the growth markets and technology drivers? How does innovation emerge in the industry and how do publishers shape their transformation in the face of digitisation? At the opening press conference, you will have the opportunity to discuss these questions with experts from all over the world.
Lisa MacLeod, Head of Digital at Tiso Blackstar,
newly elected Vice President of WAN-IFRA, South Africa
James Hewes, President & CEO, FIPP – the network for global media, UK
Vincent Peyrègne, CEO of WAN-IFRA, France
Alexander Petsch, CEO of Publishing Exhibition, organiser, Germany
World press trends, success factors and monetisation models for online and print
Innovation processes within publishing houses, best practice and trends such as reader’s engagement, AI solutions and blockchain
Facts and Figures about the Expos, new fields and strategic developments
Market development: new players (Start-up Park) and upcoming solutions
Please register for the press conference by Monday, 8 October 2018, at the latest. You can use the following reply form also to ask for photos or interview dates with the participants:
Or write an informal e-mail to [email protected]
We look forward to meeting you in Berlin!
About IFRA – DCX
Since 1970, IFRA World Publishing Expo is the must attend annual event for newspaper and news media executives. Exhibitors at IFRA World Publishing Expo include innovative suppliers to the publishing industry who will present solutions and products that help boost efficiency, lower costs and increase the margins. At the Expo, there will be several presentations on key trends and experts discussing the hottest topics in news publishing. The new DCX Digital Content Expo that will be held concurrently with IFRA World Publishing Expo, presents ideas and solutions for creation of all form of content and distribution over mobile, social, online and new emerging digital platforms.
The combination of an international market place and a high-quality congress programme makes IFRA and DCX the place to be for media companies and digital publishers.