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Academic & Specialist Information

The future of academic publishing will be discussed and decided here: at #fbm23.

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Frankfurt Academic auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse

At Frankfurter Buchmesse 2023, you will gain first-hand insight into the latest market developments, data and trends in the publishing sectors of academic and specialist information. This year, Academic and Specialist Information is even more centrally located on the exhibition grounds: you will find all exhibitors from both areas in the fully booked Hall 4.0. In addition, an international trade programme awaits you from Wednesday, 18 October 2023, to Friday, 20 October 2023. Deepen your knowledge and network with  industry leaders at #fbm23.


Exhibitor Directory

Discover all exhibiting companies and organisations from the field of academic publishing & specialist information in Hall 4.0 at Frankfurter Buchmesse.

Calendar of Events

From 1 September 2023: Explore our Calendar of Events to discover all #fbm23 events.

Academic publishing events at #fbm23

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Micro-conference: AI and Its impact on OA and Research Integrity

Discussions enter the next round among scholarly publishers at our third micro-conference with Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) and The Scholarly Kitchen in the Frankfurt Studio on Thursday, 19 October 2023, 12 pm noon - 1 pm. Explore current international developments in the scholarly publishing sector with SSP and the head chef of The Scholarly Kitchen and extend your international network.

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Friday, 20 October 2023

Starting with a networking breakfast, followed by two panel discussions, short presentations and a Q&A: Trade visitors await a top-class programme at the micro-Conference by Charleston Conference in cooperation with Publishing Perspectives and Frankfurter Buchmesse. Speakers of the first panel discussion will shed light on "Research Integrity: Technology, Trust, and Transparency". The second panel discussion will focus on "Sustainability and the Future of Scholarly Communication: Looking Forward at Business Models, SDGs, and Beyond".

Further event highlights in the Frankfurt Studio

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Save the Date: Thursday afternoon in the Frankfurt Studio

Centrally located on the exhibition grounds and directly in front of Hall 4.0 is the Frankfurt Studio in Room Europa. After the micro-conference with SSP, you can look forward to further events with international industry leaders and renowned academic publishers on Thursday.

View Frankfurt Studio programme

Join us at #fbm23 to:

  • Experience innovations and trends in academic publishing & specialist information live on site
  • Expand your knowledge at numerous events on the trade visitor days
  • Make valuable contacts with international industry experts and librarians
  • Discover international academic publishers, companies, service providers and start-ups

Our offer for librarians at #fbm23:

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Voucher campaign

As a librarian, you can benefit from a variety of different vouchers from the exhibitors at Frankfurter Buchmesse 2023. You can redeem the printed vouchers directly at the stands (while stocks last!) and talk to publishing staff in a relaxed atmosphere.

Browse through vouchers

Are you also visiting #fbm23 at the weekend?

Campus Weekend Frankfurter Buchmesse

A weekend full of activities and events for students and knowledge enthusiasts

Lectures, workshops and networking events: from career tips and book launches to the presentation and discussion of the latest scientific research results, you will find everything to inspire students and those seeking new insights at the Campus Weekend at #fbm23.

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Be there and celebrate the Frankfurter Buchmesse with us for the 75th time! Visit our ticket shop and purchase your admission to the special anniversary.

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