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Frankfurt Audio

Frankfurt Audio is the international marketplace for audio – this year digitally worldwide.


The entire world of audiobooks, podcasts and audio trends – you’ll find it this year at #fbm20 Special Edition worldwide in a range of new digital formats. Meet major industry players, audio publishing experts, audiobook stars and your favourite podcasters.


Frankfurter Hof

The Hof with Beat Technology

What would a successful day at the fair be without chance encounters, spontaneous meetings, and stimulating conversations outside the formal setting? Meet Beat Technology digitally on 29 September at The Hof, our new digital format. Njål Hansen Wilberg, CEO, and Nathan Hull, Chief Strategy Officer, from Beat Technology, will talk about the "Frankfurt Serendipity Factor". Expect live music, great conversations and networking with peers!

Highlight Audio auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse

“Audiobooks: Taking the World by Storm”

Get access to exclusive insights and latest data on current audiobook market developments around the world – in our Frankfurt Audio White Paper 2020.

Frankfurt Conference: Audio on 15 October


Keynote: A Conversation on the Future of Audio

Speaker: to be announced shortly

International Panel: “The subscription economy: Looking at Consumption Behavior”

Exclusive Presentation of the White Paper "Listen & Read: The Battle for Attention"

Speaker: Videl Bar-Kar, Global Head of Audio

Audio Rights – The Key to Market Growth

Speaker: to be announced shortly

The next audio format for publishers? Podcasts!

Speaker: to be announced shortly

Wrap up

2135-Frankfurt Audiobook Conference

Experience the digital conference on 15 October 2020 worldwide and live. All you need to do in advance? Create or update your My Book Fair profile - event participation is free of charge.

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New Generation auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse

We recommend: the podcast Globalocal

This podcast series by the German Book Office (GBO) New Delhi features leaders making an impact in the creative sector. Find out what it takes for creative entrepreneurs to succeed, especially in tough business conditions and how the industry has evolved. This podcast seeks out life and business lessons for start-ups & entrepreneurs.

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