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Rights & licensing events

From the leading international conference for rights trading, the Frankfurt Rights Meeting, to a variety of events worldwide and digital networking formats: Frankfurter Buchmesse is the place to go if you want to expand your knowledge and network on publishing markets and trends in the rights and licence trade.

Frankfurt Academic

Gain insights into data and trends in the publishing fields of academic and business information. Events with international industry leaders and partners such as the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) and Charleston Conference provide you with an optimal mix of networking and knowledge acquisition.

Frankfurt Audio

Audiobooks, podcasts, audio software and services: The spoken word took centre stage in the Frankfurt Audio area with many events and networking opportunities.


THE ARTS+, the marketplace for Creative Intellectual Property (CIP), offers a unique cross-industry exchange between publishers and the international creative industry.

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Frankfurt Kids: The B2B hub for children's and young adult media

Frankfurt Kids was the place to discover new international releases of children’s books as well as the up-and-coming trends for the toy and non-book sector.

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Discover the stages and digital formats of #fbm23

Our fair stages featured all the industry’s big names

#fbm23 featured a multi-faceted professional programme on our fair stages, including panel discussions and lectures by renowned speakers on industry topics and trends.

Our digital formats throughout the year

Extend your know-how with our media library. Join the #fbm24 community at “The Hof” networking event on 29 February 2024 and learn more about AI in publishing.

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Media library

Discover highlights for trade and private visitors from past fairs all year round and free of charge in our media library.

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