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Rights & Licensing auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse 2020

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.

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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.

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THE ARTS+, gateway between the publishing world and the media industry, offers a unique cross-industry exchange between publishers and the media sectors.

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Frankfurt Kids

Current new releases of children's and young adult literature, the Frankfurt Kids Conference and various award ceremonies - the latest trends at Frankfurt Kids can be discovered and ideas exchanged with international experts.

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Specialised focus on writing

Exciting talks by renowned speakers, the latest industry insights and the most important new publications: all this awaits authors and interested trade visitors in our Frankfurt Author area – from Wednesday to Friday in the new large Hall 1.2.

StartUps in the field of education

StartUps in the field of education and technology, present your brand at the exclusive StartUp Area of our partner EDUvation in Hall 4.0. Register now(opens in a new window)

Discover the stages and digital formats of #fbm23

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Our fair stages featured all the industry’s big names

#fbm24 feature a multi-faceted professional programme on our fair stages, including panel discussions and lectures by renowned speakers on industry topics and trends.

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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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#fbm24 Tickets

Join the leading publishing trade fair in the heart of Frankfurt. Tickets are available from July 2024.

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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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